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Atlanta Braves-Washington Nationals game on Monday postponed, sources say

Monday’s scheduled series opener between the Atlanta Braves and Nationals has been postponed as Washington continues to deal with a coronavirus outbreak, sources told ESPN’s Buster Olney. The hope is that the teams will play Tuesday at Nationals Park, sources said, if all goes well with Washington’s COVID-19 situation. Four Nationals players have tested positive […]

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Wisconsin earns top seed in 48-team NCAA women’s volleyball tournament

6:31 PM ET Mechelle VoepelESPN.com Close Mechelle Voepel covers the WNBA, women’s college basketball, and other college sports for espnW. Voepel began covering women’s basketball in 1984, and has been with ESPN since 1996. Wisconsin was awarded the No. 1 seed in the NCAA women’s volleyball tournament, which begins April 14. The bracket was released […]

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Governors across the political spectrum push to expand in-person learning.

A bipartisan group of governors have decided it is time to get students back into classrooms, despite union resistance and bureaucratic hesitancy. Democratic governors in Oregon, California, New Mexico and North Carolina, and Republicans in Arizona, Iowa, West Virginia and New Hampshire, among other states, have all taken steps to prod, and sometimes force, school […]

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GM Mike Rizzo still ‘in constant contact with MLB’ as Washington Nationals hope to host opener

WASHINGTON — The Nationals and Atlanta Braves still were waiting as of Sunday afternoon to find out whether Major League Baseball will allow their upcoming series to proceed as scheduled while Washington deals with a coronavirus outbreak that could prevent 11 players from participating. Four Nationals players have tested positive for COVID-19 over the past […]