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After tape-delayed success, a mostly live Olympics for NBC

NEW YORK (AP) — A swimmer with a heart-wrenching history is about to race at the Olympics, so of course NBC will first air a slickly produced feature full of teary interviews and stirring music.

Not next year. Not enough time.

Last Updated on Thursday, 06 August 2015

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A jug in hand, Zach Johnson gets back to work

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Jordan Spieth gets to play with Zach Johnson one tournament too late.

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Government demanding Lance Armstrong's medical records

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The federal government wants to see Lance Armstrong's medical records from his treatments for cancer, pecifically whether his doctors knew back in 1996 that he was using performance-enhancing drugs.

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Allen blows 2-run lead in 9th, Indians lose 4-3 to Angels

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Cody Allen came on to protect a two-run lead for Danny Salazar in the ninth inning and never got the third out. The last of his 29 pitches was a breaking ball that bounced in the dirt and got away from catcher Roberto Perez, allowing the winning run to score.

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Grichuk's solo homer in 13th rallies Cardinals over Reds 4-3

CINCINNATI (AP) — J.J. Hoover had allowed only a pair of homers all season. No. 3 came at a very bad time.

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Farmer's courage will be remembered in fight against leukemia

A long, hard fought battle with leukemia has come to an end for Zach Farmer.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 05 August 2015

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Rio Olympics: 1 year away and mayor says all will be ready

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Exactly one year ahead of the start of Rio de Janeiro's Olympics, Mayor Eduardo Paes said on Wednesday that all the venues are running on schedule and will be delivered in time for next year's games — a feat he compared to a "miracle."

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Browns running backs dropping with injuries

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — The Browns are running low on running backs.

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