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Rutgers Football Distances Itself From Disgraced Alum Ray Rice

Friday, September 12, 2014

 Though the Rutgers football program isn't directly involved in the Ray Rice scandal, the school is cutting ties with its former star player in light of other recent scandals.

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Listen to Lucy

I’m still puzzling over my dream job

Sunday, March 24, 2013

I’m still puzzling over my dream job

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The Takeaway

2016 Olympic Planning Underway

Monday, August 13, 2012

The 2012 Olympics may be over, but that hasn't stopped the Olympic baton. The Takeaway goes to Rio de Janiero, where plans are very much underway to host the 2016 Olympic Games.

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Listen to Lucy

London’s Olympics are a workers’ curse

Tuesday, July 24, 2012

London’s Olympics are a workers’ curse

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Fantasy Football, Really?

Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Mike Tanier, writer for Football Outsiders, looks at the world of fantasy football and why so many people around you are obsessed—and so many others just don't get it.

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The Takeaway

NFL Negotiations Resume Tuesday

Tuesday, July 05, 2011

NFL owners and players resume negotiations in New York today in a bid to settle the longest work stoppage in the history of the league. Negotiators made some progress last week in Minneapolis, but talks still hinge on both sides agreeing exactly how to share revenue from the nine billion dollar business. 

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Jim Axelrod's Long Run

Friday, June 17, 2011

Jim Axelrod, a national correspondent for CBS News, talks about how his late father inspired him to run the New York Marathon in 2009. In the Long Run: A Father, a Son, and Unintentional Lessons in Happiness is an account of his effort to run the New York Marathon and beat his father’s time—at age 46, his father finished in 3:29:58. Along the way, he confronts his listing marriage, career upsets caused by the changing television news industry, shin splints, and a badly timed kidney stone.

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