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Two African-Americans sweep medals at NCAA swim championship BY ELLIOTT ALMOND SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS/TNS SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Simone Manuel was 11 years old when she got a glimpse of her country’s racial divide while standing on a pool deck in Sugar Land, Texas. “(I’m) the only one of that color,” the Stanford swim […]

Huskie women celebrate in Tampa The University of Connecticut women’s basketball team erupts in celebration after defeating Notre Dame, 63-53, Tuesday in the NCAA Championship game at the Amalie Arena in Tampa. It is UConn’s 10th national women’s basketball championship. (CLOE POISSON/HARTFORD COURANT/TNS)