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Head of NCAA enforcement: Academic misconduct on rise

The head of NCAA enforcement says academic misconduct is on the rise in college athletics and his department is currently handling 20 open investigations.

Last Updated on Thursday, 29 January 2015

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Commentary: Michigan fans need to slow their roll

When asked about the hiring of Jim Harbaugh as head coach of his alma mater, the University of Michigan, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady uttered a statement that unfortunately has become the common sentiment of most supporters of the Wolverines.

Last Updated on Thursday, 29 January 2015

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Murray into final; Williams, Sharapova to meet in Australia

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Andy Murray has reached the Australian Open final for the fourth time, beating Tomas Berdych in a tension-filled semifinal to earn one more shot at a long elusive title.

Last Updated on Thursday, 29 January 2015

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Hoodie and scowl hide the Belichick impact

PHOENIX (AP) — He's been called the Evil Genius, and he's been fined for spying on an opponent. And now there are questions about deflated footballs.

Last Updated on Thursday, 29 January 2015

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Irving, James lead Cavs to 7th straight, 103-95 over Pistons

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) — LeBron James came leaping in to try to stop Jodie Meeks as the Detroit guard drove to the basket during the final seconds of the third quarter.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 28 January 2015

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Atkinson, Tyutin lead Blue Jackets past Capitals 4-3

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Cam Atkinson had not scored a goal in his last 18 games.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 28 January 2015

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Deflated topic: air pressure in footballs

PHOENIX (AP) — Patriots owner Robert Kraft's pre-emptive strike the previous night took the issue of air pressure in footballs on Super Bowl media day and, well, deflated it.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 28 January 2015

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Serena Williams advances, Venus out of Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Venus Williams lost her quarterfinal match against Madison Keys on Wednesday at the Australian Open. Serena Williams, the other sister in a family that has won a combined 25 Grand Slam singles titles, will attempt to right the wrong in the semifinals on Thursday.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 28 January 2015

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