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2:26 PM / Sunday September 25, 2022

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Hurts, Slay, lead Birds to win over Vikings

September 21, 2022

Quarterback Jalen Hurts and cornerback Darius Slay led the Philadelphia Eagles to a 24-7 win over the Minnesota Vikings Monday night at Lincoln Financial Field. ALL PHOTOS: Webster Riddick By Chris Murray  For the Philadelphia Sunday SUN As I milled around the press room during halftime of the Philadelphia Eagles’ win over the Minnesota Vikings…

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Griner, Whelan families to meet Biden amid US-Russia talks

September 16, 2022

ABOVE PHOTO: A fan at a WNBA playoff basketball game between the Seattle Storm and the Washington Mystics holds up a sign supporting Phoenix Mercury center Brittney Griner, Sunday, Aug. 21, 2022 in Seattle. Griner is being held in Russia after receiving a nine-year prison sentence for drug possession after police said they found vape…

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Good news, and bad news

September 16, 2022

While the Philadelphia Eagles’ victory over an improved Detroit Lions squad provided fans with some positive things to focus on, there were also some negatives that can’t be ignored. ABOVE PHOTO: Philadelphia Eagles tight end Dallas Goedert runs the ball after a reception against the Detroit Lions in the second half of an NFL football…

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Serena’s farewell: Stories from the leadup to the US Open

September 1, 2022

ABOVE PHOTO: Serena Williams holds the U.S. Open tennis women’s singles championship trophy during a visit to the 103rd floor of the Empire State Building, Monday, Sept. 8, 2014, in New York. After nearly three decades in the public eye, few can match Serena Williams’ array of accomplishments, medals and awards. Through it all, the…

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Maybe this year…

September 1, 2022

In spite of the team’s penchant to find really unique ways to avoid getting into Major League Baseball’s postseason, the 2022 version of the Phillies has other ideas. ABOVE PHOTO: Phillies players celebrate their win against the Pirates.  (Photos by Webster Riddick) By Chris Murray  For the Philadelphia Sunday SUN Coming into this season, the Philadelphia…

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Kobe Bryant widow awarded $16M in trial over crash photos

August 26, 2022

ABOVE PHOTO: Vanessa Bryant, left, and soccer player Sydney Leroux leave the Federal Court after witness testimony has concluded in the trial of Bryant’s federal negligence lawsuit against the county over photos taken by first responders at the scene of the helicopter crash that killed her husband Kobe, her daughter and seven other people, on…

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Phillies lose in heartbreaker to first place Mets

August 22, 2022

Six Alec Bohm RBIs and a pinch-hit home run from Jean Segura weren’t enough for the Philadelphia Phillies to keep the New York Mets at bay. By Chris Murray For the Philadelphia Sunday SUN ABOVE PHOTO: Philadelphia Phillies’ Alec Bohm reacts after hitting a three-run home run against New York Mets pitcher Jose Butto during…

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WNBA’s Brittney Griner appeals her Russian prison sentence

August 19, 2022

ABOVE PHOTO: US Basketball player Brittney Griner looks through bars as she listens to the verdict standing in a cage in a courtroom in Khimki, outside Moscow, Russia, Thursday, Aug. 4, 2022. Lawyers for American basketball star Brittney Griner on Monday, Aug. 15, 2022 filed an appeal of her nine-year Russian prison sentence for drugs…

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It’s just a start

August 16, 2022

While the Philadelphia Eagles may have lost their opening preseason game to the New York Jets team that’s completely rebuilding, the game gave fans and coaches a lot to consider. By Chris Murray For the Philadelphia Sunday SUN ABOVE PHOTO: Eagles’ Jason Huntley scores a touchdown. Photo by Webster Riddick The Philadelphia Eagles’ first drive…

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