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A historic Oregon baseball stadium was destroyed on Monday in a blaze that prompted evacuations of several dozen homes within a two-block radius. The vacant Civic Stadium in Eugene was engulfed in flames shooting twice the building's height when firefighters arrived on Monday evening, police said in a statement. The…

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The central government said Monday it expects the overall cost of building the new National Stadium to reach ¥252 billion, some ¥90 billion more than the initial projection. Construction of the main venue for the 2020 Tokyo Summer Games is slated to begin in October, while the completion target is…

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Uefa has confirmed that Cardiff’s Millennium Stadium will host the 2016-17 Champions League final. The governing body announced on Tuesday morning that the showpiece event will be played in Wales for the first time in 2017. The Millennium Stadium had been the favourite to be awarded the match, and the…

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The Japanese government has decided to keep the existing design for the 2020 Olympic stadium in Tokyo despite massive construction costs and its criticized “bicycle helmet” design. The design by Iraqi-British architect Zaha Hadid drew sharp criticism from her Japanese counterparts for being too big and costly. But the government…

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The football field at Alex Nemzek Stadium has been torn up with mounds of dirt and compacted rock scattered inside Ron Masanz Track. What appears like a mess to most, looks like progress to Minnesota State Moorhead athletic director Doug Peters. "It's exciting to start to see it come together,…

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Work on the Olympic Stadium has been stopped following a death of a construction worker. The 44-year-old man was found dead following an apparent fall from the East London venue. The Metropolitan Police confirmed in a statement: "Officers were called to the stadium at 07:30 this morning, Sunday, 28 June,…

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The NFL is officially searching in the Los Angeles market. The league began the process of issuing proposal requests to multiple sporting venues -- including the L.A. Coliseum and the Rose Bowl. The story was first reported by the Los Angeles Times and corroborated by the NFL. The ultimate goal?…

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The Tennessee Titans' home field is changing its name from LP Field to Nissan Stadium. Officials from the Titans and Nissan announced Thursday a 20-year partnership that renames Nashville's downtown stadium. The naming rights are subject to approval by the NFL and Metro Government Authority. The Titans' home stadium had…

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Ballina Shire Council will begin drawing up plans for a four-court sports complex and ‘hope’ funding will be made available from either the state or federal governments. And while the expected cost of a sports and cultural centre has previously been as high as $12 million, the council is now…

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Work is underway on a brand new athletic stadium for the Lehighton Area School District. Crews are laying the groundwork for the bleachers as an official groundbreaking took place. “It’s a long time coming. I graduated from Lehighton in the new school there in ’94 and it was supposed to…