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May 17th, 2014
05:11 PM ET

Sterling won't pay, might sue NBA

Donald Sterling is now threatening to sue the NBA if the lifetime ban against him is not lifted. He is also refusing to pay the $2.5 million fine imposed by the NBA. He has hired a a prominent anti-trust lawyer, but how likely is it that this argument will play out?

As they do every week, our Legal Guys Avery Friedman and Richard Herman duked it out.


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May 17th, 2014
04:57 PM ET

Face to Face with Lolo Jones

This summer, some of America's best known track and field stars are competing in meets on U.S. soil. It is something that's become rare in recent years, with most big international meets taking place overseas with huge live audiences. Among the stars helping get American fans filling the stands? Olympic Hurdler Lolo Jones. Fredricka took a walk with Jones around a track  in Georgia, where she competed this week.

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May 17th, 2014
04:10 PM ET

Michelle Obama: Segregation in schools still exists

On the 60th Anniversary of Brown versus the Board of Education, First Lady Michelle Obama spoke on the subject of race issues in schools during a high school commencement address in Topeka Kansas.

Fredricka spoke with Steve Perry, who founded a charter school in one of Connecticut's lowest performing school districts, and asked if he agrees–is segregation still a problem?

 

 

 

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