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Aaron Taube

Newsdesk contributor

Aaron Taube is an aspiring storyteller with a fondness for This American Life, forced puns and Jay-Z. He has previously worked as a reporting intern at MLB.com, and as a reporter and assistant sports editor at his college newspaper, the Daily Tar Heel. Aaron graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a degree in journalism and American studies, and feels the serial comma has been unfairly maligned. You can read his blog at Long Island Sweet Tea and contact him at aaron.p.taube@gmail.com.

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Penn State Scandal: Number Of Abused Children Now Thought To Be Close To 20

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Just when it seemed the Penn State scandal had hit rock bottom, Fox 29 in Philadelphia is reporting that the number of children sexually abused by former Penn State defensive coordinator Jerry...

Report: Phillies Close To Re-Signing Ryan Madson

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Yahoo!'s Tim Brown is reporting the Philadelphia Phillies are close to re-signing closer Ryan Madson.

Jerry Sandusky Investigation: Joe Paterno Holds Impromptu Press Conference At His Home As Crowd Gathers To Show Support

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Penn State head football coach Joe Paterno held an impromptu press conference through the window of his home Tuesday night after students and others in the Penn State community held a support rally...

NBA Lockout Update: Derek Fisher Says Union Will Reject David Stern's Ultimatum Proposal

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After meeting with player representatives from 29 of the NBA's 30 teams, NBA Players Association president Derek Fisher said Tuesday that the union will not be accepting the latest proposal from...

Penn State Scandal: Students Planning Support Rally At Joe Paterno's House

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Though many in the national media have begun calling for Penn State football coach Joe Paterno to resign, a group of students is planning a support rally at his house later tonight, as per a report...

Penn State Scandal: Jerry Sandusky's Hearing Moved To Dec. 7

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Disgraced former Penn State defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky's hearing on child sex charges has been delayed until Dec. 7, according to a report Tuesday from the Harrisburg Patriot-News.The...

Bears Inactives List: Gabe Carimi And Anthony Adams Inactive Against Eagles

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Chicago Bears rookie offensive tackle Gabe Carimi will not play Monday night against the Philadelphia Eagles due to the knee injury that kept him out of practice all week and had him listed as out...

Eagles Inactives List: Winston Justice And Juqua Parker Will Miss Bears Game

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  The Philadelphia Eagles will be without linemen on both sides of the ball as defensive end Juqua Parker and offensive tackle Winston Justice are both listed as inactive for Monday night's game...

NBA Lockout Update: David Stern Confirms Wednesday Deadline

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NBA commissioner David Stern confirm this evening that the NBA Players Association has until Wednesday to accept the 50/50 split of basketball related income (BRI) the league offered earlier Monday...

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