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Oklahoma QB Kyler Murray is named the AP Player of the Year

Kyler Murray is The Associated Press college football Player of the Year, the second straight Oklahoma quarterback and fifth overall to win the award since it was established in 1998. Murray beat out Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa on 56 ballots submitted by AP college football poll voters and announced Thursday. Ohio State quarterback Dwayne Haskins … Continue reading Oklahoma QB Kyler Murray is named the AP Player of the Year

AP Player of the Year finalists: Murray, Tagovailoa, Haskins

Quarterbacks Kyler Murray of Oklahoma, Tua Tagovailoa of Alabama and Dwayne Haskins Jr. of Ohio State are the finalists for The Associated Press college football Player of the Year. The winner will be announced Thursday. The finalists are the same as those for the Heisman Trophy, which will be presented Saturday. Murray leads the country … Continue reading AP Player of the Year finalists: Murray, Tagovailoa, Haskins

John Cena to receive SI’s Muhammad Ali Legacy Award

WWE superstar John Cena is the recipient of this year’s Sports Illustrated Muhammad Ali Legacy Award. The award, which was announced Thursday, is given each year to an athlete or sports figure who embodies the ideals of sportsmanship, leadership and philanthropy while using sports as a platform. Cena will receive the award at the Sportsperson … Continue reading John Cena to receive SI’s Muhammad Ali Legacy Award

WASHINGTON | US blacklists NKorean-controlled IT firms in China, Russia

WASHINGTON — The United States is imposing sanctions on two North Korean-controlled information technology companies based in China and Russia. The Treasury Department announced Thursday it is designating China Silver Star, its North Korean CEO Jong Song Hwa, and its Russia-based sister company. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin (mih-NOO’-shin) says in a statement that the sanctions … Continue reading WASHINGTON | US blacklists NKorean-controlled IT firms in China, Russia