Violence in sports

New England Patriots fans cheer during the second half of the AFC championship NFL football game between the Patriots and the Jacksonville Jaguars, Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson)
January 22, 2018 - 2:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Binge drinking for hours in stadium parking lots, a few Philly fans flexed their beer muscles with throws that were as on point as Nick Foles connecting with his Eagles receivers. Sure, the Minnesota Vikings fans who walked through hostile enemy territory that would set the...
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Manchester City's Leroy Sane reacts at the end of the English Premier League soccer match between Liverpool and Manchester City at Anfield Stadium, in Liverpool, England, Sunday Jan. 14, 2018. (AP Photo/Dave Thompson)
January 14, 2018 - 2:42 pm
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Manchester City's quest to be the latest "Invincibles" of English soccer ended thanks to nine minutes of mayhem on Sunday. Hounded and harassed by Liverpool's high press inside a raucous Anfield, City fell apart through a series of defensive mistakes and went from being...
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First placed Mikaela Shiffrin of USA, centre, flanked by second placed Wendy Holdener of Switzerland, left, and third placed Melanie Meillard of Switzerland, right, jubilate on the podium after FIS Alpine World Cup women's parallel slalom competition in Oslo, Monday Jan. 1, 2018. (Vidar Ruud, NTB scanpix via AP)
January 01, 2018 - 2:27 pm
OSLO, Norway (AP) — Mikaela Shiffrin won a parallel slalom city event on Monday to match her childhood idol, Marlies Schild, with her 37th World Cup victory. Shiffrin pumped her fist violently after edging Swiss rival Wendy Holdener in the final of a night race made complicated by fog and mist. "...
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January 01, 2018 - 12:11 pm
OSLO, Norway (AP) — Mikaela Shiffrin won a parallel slalom city event on Monday to match her childhood idol, Marlies Schild, with her 37th World Cup victory. Shiffrin pumped her fist violently after edging Swiss rival Wendy Holdener in the final of a race made complicated by fog and mist. Shiffrin...
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FILE - In this Saturday, June 11, 2016 file photo Russian supporters attack an England fan at the end of the Euro 2016 Group B soccer match between England and Russia, at the Velodrome stadium in Marseille, France. A Russian lawmaker has proposed an unorthodox solution to the country’s football hooliganism woes ahead of next year’s World Cup, legalize it and turn it into a spectator sport. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis, File)
March 05, 2017 - 1:47 pm
MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian lawmaker has proposed an unorthodox solution to the country's problems with soccer hooliganism ahead of next year's World Cup — legalize it and make it a spectator sport. Organized groups of Russian fans, many with martial arts training, fought English fans on the streets of...
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FILE - In this Saturday, June 11, 2016 file photo Russian supporters attack an England fan at the end of the Euro 2016 Group B soccer match between England and Russia, at the Velodrome stadium in Marseille, France. A Russian lawmaker has proposed an unorthodox solution to the country’s football hooliganism woes ahead of next year’s World Cup, legalize it and turn it into a spectator sport. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis, File)
March 05, 2017 - 9:00 am
MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian lawmaker has proposed an unorthodox solution to the country's problems with football hooliganism ahead of next year's World Cup — legalize it and make it a spectator sport. Organized groups of Russian fans, many with martial arts training, fought English fans on the streets...
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