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Rory McIlroy chooses to play for Ireland in Rio

CORK, Ireland (AP) — After months of indecision over who to represent, Rory McIlroy announced Wednesday that he will play for Ireland — not Britain — at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 18 June 2014

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Some stars shining at World Cup, others remain dim

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — After just one match each, Robin van Persie and Lionel Messi have already equaled their goal tallies from their previous two World Cups combined.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 18 June 2014

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Manziel gets paid, agrees to contract with Browns

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Browns have agreed to terms with quarterback Johnny Manziel on his rookie contract.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 17 June 2014

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NBA Finals lead ABC to ratings win

NEW YORK (AP) — The San Antonio Spurs are happy it took only five games to beat the Miami Heat in the NBA Finals, but the same can't be said for ABC.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 17 June 2014

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Goodell, Steeler greats honor Hall of Famer Noll

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Hall of Fame coach Chuck Noll is being remembered at a funeral mass by dozens of former players and NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 17 June 2014

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Bach and UN leader discuss joint efforts in Africa

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The leaders of the United Nations and the International Olympic Committee are working on joint efforts to help athletes caught up in conflicts in Africa and the Middle East.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 17 June 2014

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Dempsey, Brooks give US 2-1 win over Ghana

NATAL, Brazil (AP) — After Clint Dempsey's historic early goal, the United States spent more than an hour struggling to hold off wave after wave of Ghana attacks. It was no surprise when Ghana tied the game in the 82nd minute.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 17 June 2014

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Santana, Cabrera homer as Indians beat Angels 4-3

 

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland Indians manager Terry Francona has said all season that Carlos Santana will hit.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 17 June 2014

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