- CIAA to move 8 championships _ but not basketball _ from NC
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Division II Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association says it will move eight of its 10 conference championships set for North Carolina — but not its two basketball tournaments — because of a state law that restricts the rights of LGBT people.
- Panel names 2 lawmakers expected to vote on Vegas stadium
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Two people who were appointed to the Nevada Legislature on Friday will play a significant role in whether a nearly $2 billion NFL stadium — and potentially the Raiders — come to Las Vegas.
- California governor OKs sex crime bill tied to Stanford case
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California Gov. Jerry Brown has signed two sexual assault laws in response to national outrage over the six-month jail sentence given to a former Stanford University swimmer for assaulting a woman passed out near a trash bin.
- Southern Conference to keep championships in North Carolina
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The Southern Conference will keep four league championships in North Carolina despite the NCAA and the Atlantic Coast Conference withdrawing championships because of the state law restricting the rights of LGBT people.
- Lawmaker: Olympic tax bill popular but 'bad policy'
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Olympic medal winners will soon get a tax break, but not everyone thinks getting rid of the so-called victory tax is a good idea.
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