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Jeremy is a journalism student at Columbia College Chicago with a concentration in broadcast.
Mayweather-Pacquiao brings Revenue but not Action

Mayweather-Pacquiao brings Revenue but not Action

With boxing’s popularity waning, both the sport and its fans were waiting for the megafight that would bring interest back to boxing. After five years of back and forth, the fight everyone had been waiting for finally happened. Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao fought on May 2nd at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las […]

Fewer Incidents, More Arrests in Ashburn, But Violence Remains a Problem

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Fewer Incidents, More Arrests in Ashburn, But Violence Remains a Problem

From March 26 to April 22, there were 1,020 calls for service this year compared to 1,096 calls for service in the same period last year, police said.  That is 8 percent fewer incidents than in the previous year. There were 27 percent more arrests in 2014,  with 46 arrests this year, compared to 36 […]

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Covering New Grounds: Is it Ever Okay to ‘Out’ an Athlete?

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Covering New Grounds: Is it Ever Okay to ‘Out’ an Athlete?

The one thing you don’t commonly find in today’s sports world is active athletes who are gay. The first athlete to ever come out while still active was NBA center Jason Collins in late April 2013. He came out voluntarily in an interview with Sports Illustrated and has since become somewhat of an icon of […]

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