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‘Misunderstanding’ over COVID-19 testing away from facility to keep New England Patriots’ Cam Newton out until Thursday

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — New England Patriots quarterback Cam Newton will remain away from the team until Thursday due to a “misunderstanding” on COVID-19 tests “conducted away from NFL facilities,” the club announced Monday. Newton’s absence comes after he traveled to a Patriots-approved medical appointment that required him to leave the New England region, according to […]

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The world’s fastest blind man and more: 10 US Paralympians to watch | Tokyo Paralympic Games 2020

Scout Bassett, Para-athletics Abandoned as an infant after losing her right leg in a chemical fire, Bassett spent seven years in a government-run orphanage in Nanjing, China, where she was given a makeshift prosthetic leg pieced together with tape and belts until she was adopted by an American couple from Michigan. Since nearly quitting track […]