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Jeter launches site to connect athletes to fans

NEW YORK (AP) — Derek Jeter was one of the world's most covered athletes in media during his 20-season career with the New York Yankees. Now, he's joining media with a new website devoted to delivering athletes' "unfiltered" views to the fans.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 October 2014

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Norway government rejects 2022 Winter Olympics

OSLO, Norway (AP) — The Norwegian government rejected Oslo's bid for the 2022 Winter Olympics on Wednesday amid financial concerns, meaning the candidacy will almost certainly be dropped.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 October 2014

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Fired Cincinnati football staffer plans appeal

CINCINNATI (AP) — A staff member with the University of Cincinnati football team plans to appeal his firing after being arrested on a misdemeanor sexual abuse charge in northern Kentucky.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 October 2014

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Government: NFL TV 'blackout' rule unsportsmanlike

WASHINGTON (AP) — For years, football fans have bemoaned the rule barring NFL home games that haven't sold out from being televised in the local market.

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Barrett and the Bucks flying high into Maryland

It is quite apparent over the past two outings that Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer has taken the leash off of his youthful offense.

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Phelps apologizes after another brush with the law

Michael Phelps can't seem to break a disturbing pattern.

Record-breaking success in the pool.

Trouble on dry land.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 October 2014

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Coaches use large network to watch for injury

 

The sideline is often the worst place to watch a football game. Even for the head coach standing front and center, getting a good look at what is happening on the field can be difficult.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 October 2014

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Wizards, Cavaliers renew dormant rivalry

CLEVELAND (AP) — Dormant for years, the rivalry between the Washington Wizards and Cleveland Cavaliersmay be back.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 01 October 2014

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