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Dubuque Senior vs. Dubuque Hempstead swimming

Dubuque Senior's Delaney Noel competes in the 200-yard freestyle against Dubuque Hempstead at the Dubuque Community School District Aquatic Center at Hempstead High School on Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2020.

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Dubuque Senior vs. Dubuque Hempstead swimming

Dubuque Senior's Izzy Gile competes in the 200-yard freestyle against Dubuque Hempstead at the Dubuque Community School District Aquatic Center at Hempstead High School on Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2020.

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Dubuque Senior vs. Dubuque Hempstead swimming

Dubuque Senior's Izzy Gile competes in the 200-yard freestyle against Dubuque Hempstead at the Dubuque Community School District Aquatic Center at Hempstead High School on Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2020.

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Dubuque Senior vs. Dubuque Hempstead swimming

Dubuque Hempstead's Emily Rober competes in the 200-yard individual medley against Dubuque Senior at the Dubuque Community School District Aquatic Center at Hempstead High School on Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2020.

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Dubuque Senior vs. Dubuque Hempstead swimming

Dubuque Hempstead's Emily Rober competes in the 200-yard individual medley against Dubuque Senior at the Dubuque Community School District Aquatic Center at Hempstead High School on Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2020.

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IOC looking at postponing Tokyo Olympics in 4 weeks of talks

A group of students from Uruguay pose for a souvenir picture on the Olympic Rings set outside the Olympic Stadium in Tokyo. The International Olympic Committee will look at postponing the Tokyo Olympics during four weeks of talks announced today amid mounting criticism by athletes and sports officials during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Olympic leaders back IOC's Tokyo stance after rare criticism

FILE - In this April 4, 2016, file photo, Team Canada's Hayley Wickenheiser wears her silver medal after losing 1-0 to Team USA in the gold medal game at the women's world hockey championships in Kamloops, British Columbia. Regional Olympic officials are rallying around the IOC and have backed its stance on opening the Tokyo Games as scheduled. Their support comes one day after direct criticism from athletes amid the coronavirus outbreak. “I think the IOC insisting this will move ahead, with such conviction, is insensitive and irresponsible given the state of humanity,” said Wickenheiser, a four-time Olympic hockey gold medalist from Canada. (Ryan Remiorz/The Canadian Press via AP, File)

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Sports briefs: LeBron James is AP's male athlete of decade

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Serena Williams aces AP Female Athlete of the Decade honors

Serena Williams hugs the championship trophy after winning the 2014 U.S. Open championship. Williams, who has won 12 of her 23 Grand Slam singles titles over the last 10 years, is the AP Female Athlete of the Decade.

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‘Green Book’ director Farrelly, brother get disability award

FILE - In this Aug. 10, 2015 file photo, Peter Farrelly, left, and Bobby Farrelly attend The Project Greenlight Season 4 premiere of "The Leisure Class" at The Theatre At The Ace Hotel in Los Angeles. The Boston-based Ruderman Family Foundation said Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2019, that the brothers are recipients of its sixth annual Morton E. Ruderman Award in Inclusion for pressing Hollywood to do a better job of casting and portraying people with disabilities. (Photo by Paul A. Hebert/Invision/AP, File)

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Boys prep swimming: Dubuque programs land 5 on all-MVC 1st team

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Parents spooked by abuse in youth sports set more limits

In this Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018, photo, Lara Mae Chollette, a coach of youth soccer and basketball, follows her daughter Linda, 10, right, and son Jaylen, 7, at a playground in Seattle. Horrific cases and allegations of predatory crimes against youth in gymnastics, swimming and football, among other sports, have jolted many parents who say they believe sports can be an important part of their child's development. Some now feel compelled to take a more cautious approach in monitoring adult interactions, as advancement beyond pee-wee leagues become increasingly coach-driven. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

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Parents spooked by abuse in youth sports set more limits

Lara Mae Chollette, a coach of youth soccer and basketball, runs a basketball drill with her daughter Linda, 10, as her son Jaylen, 7, looks on at a community gym in Seattle. Horrific cases and allegations of predatory crimes against youth in gymnastics, swimming and football, among other sports, have jolted many parents who say they believe sports can be an important part of their child’s development.

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Parents worried about abuse in youth sports take charge

Lara Mae Chollette, a coach of youth soccer and basketball, poses for a photo with her son Jaylen, 7, and daughter Linda, 10, at a community gym in Seattle. Horrific cases and allegations of predatory crimes against youth in gymnastics, swimming and football, among other sports, have jolted many parents who say they believe sports can be an important part of their child's development. Some now feel compelled to take a more cautious approach in monitoring adult interactions. 

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BC-AP News Digest 6 pm

Traders Peter Tuchman, left, and Patrick Casey work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018. U.S. stocks are lower Thursday morning as losses from the previous day continue. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

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BC-AP News Digest 6:15 pm

Civil defense workers carry a wounded man after airstrikes hit a rebel-held suburb near Damascus Thursday.

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Girls prep swimming: Wahlert dominates all-MVC team

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Seven's the charm: Dressel ties Phelps' record with 7th gold


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