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Amar’e Stoudemire is Converting to Judaism

Amar’e Stoudemire is Converting to Judaism

(JTA) — Former NBA All-Star Amar’e Stoudemire has for years claimed to have “Hebrew roots,” studied Judaism and practiced its cultural customs. Now he is making the ties official by converting to the Jewish religion. Stoudemire, 35, told HBO sports...

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Bannister’s Bygone Era

Bannister’s Bygone Era

Is the romance of the four-minute mile dead and gone in this high-tech age? I can’t say that I sit around and think an awful lot about the lost art of running against time. But since reading about the recent death of Sir Roger Gilbert Bannister, the Englishman who was...

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A Race to the Bottom?

A Race to the Bottom?

Major League Baseball’s labor peace appears to be overtaken by gathering clouds. By the time you have this issue of Jmore — the one with travel imagery on the cover — in your hands, there will be 30 Major League Baseball teams in Florida and Arizona preparing to start...

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