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A new track and turf are coming to Titan Stadium at Shaler Area Middle School. Shaler Area school directors voted 6-3 on Nov. 11 to add the project to a bond issue that was previously approved to rebuild Rogers Primary School, which was damaged by fire in the spring. “There…

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A $9.65 million pedestrian bridge linking the new Vikings stadium to the Downtown East light-rail station was approved by the Metropolitan Council on Wednesday, but the controversial decision left some members of the regional planning body stewing. “This is an unconscionable use of our limited transit capital,” said Met Council…

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The Minnesota Vikings are putting a massive Vikings ship on the plaza of U.S. Bank Stadium. The ship will include a 2,000 square-foot curved LED video board that will serve as the ship’s 55-foot sail. More from the Vikings: “Inspired by legendary Viking ships and designed to honor local ancestry,…

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Australian developer Lend Lease has been awarded a US$240m contract to refurbish Melbourne’s Rod Laver Arena, home of the famous Australian Open tennis tournament and the most popular music venue in the country. The work, commissioned by the Victoria state government, will include seating that can be automatically deployed or…

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When it opened in 2000, the gleaming UPMC Sports Medicine Complex on the South Side became the vision for all that was possible in shedding Pittsburgh’s smokestack industry past. Now, UPMC and the Steelers are planning a $10 million upgrade to the center, which will include a 5,000-square-foot expansion of…

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Suspended FIFA president Sepp Blatter and European soccer chief Michel Platini have lost their appeals against provisional 90-days bans by the global soccer body's ethics committee, FIFA said on Wednesday. Blatter and Platini, who had been favorite to take over in February's FIFA presidential election, were suspended on Oct. 8,…

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The Pavilion at Ole Miss is taking shape and set for a Jan. 7 opening as the new home for Rebels basketball, and the highly-anticipated expansion of Vaught-Hemingway Stadium is just days away from getting started. Ole Miss, which began the Forward Together fundraising campaign four years ago, has surpassed…

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A new feature of the campus skyline took its place shortly after 8 a.m. Tuesday when construction crews hoisted the roof for Oregon’s Jane Sanders Stadium. Touring the site later in the day, UO softball coach Mike White could see his team’s new home taking shape. “It’s definitely going to…

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French sports minister Patrick Kanner praised security officials at the Stade de France for keeping their nerves when faced with the attacks that hit Paris last week, saying Tuesday that a major tragedy had been avoided. The Stade de France was packed with 79,000 fans when three attackers blew themselves…

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Augusta Sports Leagues, LLC (ASL), in partnership with The Augusta GreenJackets, will be hosting their Fall Adult league Finals for softball and kickball at Lake Olmstead Stadium on Thursday, November 19, 2015. The event is free and open to the public. Concessions will be open with beverage specials and food.…