• Orlando City SC's Benji Michel, who scored Orlando City's only goal, battles for the ball against Atlanta United at Exploria Stadium Saturday. Photo: Willie David/Florida National News.
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Forbes: Cowboys Most Valuable NFL Team at $5.7 Billion

DALLAS, Tx. (AP) – Forbes estimates the Dallas Cowboys are the NFL’s most valuable franchise at $5.7 billion, the 14th consecutive year they’ve held that distinction. According to the magazine, Jerry Jones’ team is also the most valuable franchise in the world. After the Cowboys, the six-time Super Bowl champion New England Patriots are second…

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Huge Fire at Beirut Port Sows Panic After Last Month’s Blast

BEIRUT (AP) — A huge fire broke out at Beirut’s port Thursday, raising new panic among residents still struggling with the traumatic effects of the catastrophic explosion at the same site last month. Some sought safety in closed bathrooms or threw open their windows to guard against shattering glass in case of another blast; others…

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Wallace Leaving Richard Petty Motorsports at Season’s End

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Bubba Wallace, loaded with several new sponsors he personally signed, will leave Richard Petty Motorsports at the end of the season and take his new wealth elsewhere. Wallace, who has driven Petty’s iconic No. 43 the last three seasons, told the team Thursday he would not sign a contract extension. “This was…

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In a Year of Social Distancing, Virus Alters Sept. 11, Too

NEW YORK (AP) — In a year when the coronavirus pandemic has reshaped countless American rituals, even the commemoration of 9/11 could not escape unchanged. The 19th anniversary of the terror attacks will be marked by dueling ceremonies at the Sept. 11 memorial plaza and a corner near the World Trade Center, reflecting a divide…

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Academy Establishes Representation and Inclusion Standards for Oscars® Eligibility

LOS ANGELES, Ca. (FNN) – Source: Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences // Today, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced new representation and inclusion standards for Oscars® eligibility in the Best Picture category, as part of its Academy Aperture 2025 initiative. The standards are designed to encourage equitable representation on and off…

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15th Annual 9/11 ‘Drive to Donate’ Scheduled This Saturday at Daytona International Speedway

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (FNN SPORTS) – Source: Daytona International Speedway // For the 15th year, Daytona International Speedway and OneBlood are partnering together to honor the victims of Sept. 11. This Saturday, Sept. 12th, the “Drive to Donate” blood drive will return to the “World Center of Racing,” bringing the Central Florida community together to…

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