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Randy Forbes: Banning the American flag?

In 2010, five students went to school at their public high school in California wearing T-shirts that displayed the American flag. That sentence seems anything but newsworthy. In fact, it seems extremely ordinary in a nation where citizens proudly display our flag on apparel, outside our homes, on our cars, inside our schools, and across our towns.

Sweet 16 Blog: #1 UVa. vs #4 Michigan State

Augusta Free Press is in Madison Square Garden in New York City for the Sweet 16 East Regional semifinal between #1 UVa. (30-6) and #4 Michigan State (28-8). Tipoff is scheduled for 9:57 p.m.

Video Preview: #1 UVa. vs. #4 Michigan State

Chris Graham and Jerry Carter of Augusta Free Press break down the UVa.-Michigan State Sweet 16 matchup in the 2014 NCAA Tournament at Madison Square Garden in New York City.

AFP in MSG: Augusta Free Press follows UVa. to Sweet 16 in Madison Square Garden

#1 East Regional seed UVa. is on its way to the World’s Most Famous Arena, Madison Square Garden in New York City, and Augusta Free Press will be at the mecca of basketball to follow the ‘Hoos in their Sweet 16 matchup with #4 seed Michigan State.

Chris Graham: ‘Hoos going with me to Madison Square Garden?

Taking in a basketball game at Madison Square Garden has always been on my bucket list, but I didn’t want to go unless it meant something. As a UVa. alum, and the author of a book on the history of UVa. basketball, ideally my bucket list trip would involve seeing the guys in orange and blue in some way.

How bad does TNA want to run New York? Try $300,000 for three shows

The Hammerstein Ballroom has hosted big-time WWE and ECW events. Now TNA wants to run shows out of the New York City landmark, and it will be paying a pretty penny to do so.