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March 25, 2019 - 3:29 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump welcomed Alex Ovechkin and the reigning NHL champion Washington Capitals to the Oval Office on Monday to congratulate them for winning the Stanley Cup in June. Trump said it was an honor to host the team because he is a hockey fan and a Capitals fan. The...
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February 04, 2019 - 6:27 pm
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — New England Patriots defensive back Devin McCourty said Monday he won't go to the White House if the Super Bowl champions are invited by President Donald Trump, and teammate and twin brother Jason said he highly doubts he would make the trip. A day after the Patriots beat...
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January 14, 2019 - 8:11 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The scent of burgers, fries and victory wafted through the stately White House on Monday as President Donald Trump saluted college football's Clemson Tigers for winning the national championship. Trump, a fast food lover, said he even paid for their meal himself because of the...
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January 11, 2019 - 8:19 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he's looking forward to celebrating Clemson's national champion football team at the White House on Monday. Trump announced the team's visit in a tweet Friday, exclaiming "what a game, what a coach, what a team!" Clemson beat Alabama 44-16 on Monday...
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December 03, 2018 - 7:06 pm
BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Red Sox have accepted an invitation to the White House to celebrate their World Series championship. Team President Sam Kennedy says the ballclub is working out a date with the White House. The traditional champions' visit to Washington has become more politicized, with...
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June 05, 2018 - 11:52 am
The White House is blaming the Philadelphia Eagles for President Donald Trump's decision to cancel a planned White House event celebrating the team's Super Bowl championship.
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June 05, 2018 - 5:20 am
Digging deeper into a culture war that he's repeatedly stoked, President Donald Trump called off a visit to the White House by the Philadelphia Eagles, citing the dispute over whether NFL players protesting racial injustice must stand during the playing of the national anthem.
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