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Puppies, rings, mullets highlight Daytona 500 media day

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Daytona 500 media day included lots of talk — about puppy love, wedding rings and a growing mullet — and conversations about four-time champion Jeff Gordon and possibly his final ride in NASCAR'S most prestigious race.

Last Updated on Friday, 13 February 2015

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Good weather at Pebble, good golf from John Daly

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — John Daly had the kind of round that matched the weather at Pebble Beach.

On Thursday, finally, that was good news on both fronts.

Last Updated on Friday, 13 February 2015

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Cavaliers in a groove, winning as All-Star break arrives

 

CLEVELAND (AP) — As LeBron James dressed following a dominating win over Miami, the team he fled to return home, he pushed play on the stereo in his corner cubicle and cranked up the volume.

Last Updated on Thursday, 12 February 2015

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Paris takes step toward bidding for 2024 Olympics

PARIS (AP) — Paris moved a step closer to bidding for the 2024 Olympics on Thursday when Mayor Anne Hidalgo welcomed the results of a feasibility study on bringing the games back to the capital after a 100-year absence.

Last Updated on Thursday, 12 February 2015

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Inspirational coach: Shame on Little League adult cheaters

CUMBERLAND, R.I. (AP) — The coach whose inspirational speech to his team went viral after they lost in the Little League World Series says they got beat by cheaters and the adults who orchestrated the scheme should be ashamed.

Last Updated on Thursday, 12 February 2015

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Thompson scores 22 to lead No. 23 Ohio St over Penn St 75-55

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Sam Thompson listened to praise about his outside shooting and almost took it as an insult.

Last Updated on Thursday, 12 February 2015

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LeBron, Cavs overpower Heat 113-93 for 14th win in 15 games

CLEVELAND (AP) — Seconds before the opening tip, LeBron James pulled Chris Bosh close and tightly hugged his former teammate.

The pleasantries ended there.

Last Updated on Thursday, 12 February 2015

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Silver 'focused on action' in 2nd year as NBA commissioner

 

 

NEW YORK (AP) — Adam Silver stood at the podium last All-Star weekend and said he wanted to listen.

Last Updated on Thursday, 12 February 2015

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