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Engaged couple sets their sights on gold at Special Olympics World Games

ABC News(NEW YORK) — Mixed doubles tennis pair Brittany Tagliareni and Ryan Smith are ready for the competition.The dynamic duo from Florida will be competing at the Special Olympics World Games being held in Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates. Tagliareni and Smith are also a couple off the court — and are now…read more »

Raiders sign free agent wide receiver Tyrell Williams

33ft/iStock(ALAMEDA, Calif.) — The Oakland Raiders have added another wide receiver to their roster. The team announced Wednesday it has signed free agent Tyrell Williams. The deal is for four years and is worth $44 million, a source tells ESPN. It has a max value of $47 million and includes a $22 million guaranteed. The…read more »

Scoreboard roundup — 3/13/19

iStock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Wednesday’s sports events:MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALLINTERLEAGUENY Mets 2, Houston 1Oakland 12, Chi Cubs 11Cleveland 9, Milwaukee 3Philadelphia 5, NY Yankees 5San Diego 9, LA Angels 3Seattle 8, San Francisco 4Chi White Sox 10, LA Dodgers 7AMERICAN LEAGUEMinnesota 9, Boston 5Baltimore 6, Toronto 4Kansas City 17, Cleveland 7NATIONAL LEAGUEMiami…read more »

Former Patriots star Aaron Hernandez’s first-degree murder conviction to be reinstated, court rules

John Tlumacki/The Boston Globe via Getty Images(BOSTON) — The highest court in Massachusetts has ordered Aaron Hernandez’s first-degree murder conviction to be reinstated.The former New England Patriots star committed suicide in April 2017. He was serving a life sentence in prison for the June 2013 murder of Odin Lloyd.The judges said Tuesday that the Commonwealth’s…read more »