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Opening statements due in Boston Marathon bombing trial

BOSTON (AP) — Two dramatically different portraits of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are expected to emerge when prosecutors and Tsarnaev's lawyers give their opening statements at his federal death penalty trial.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 March 2015

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Top-ranked Kentucky makes it 30-0 with tight win at Georgia

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Kentucky has been in some close games.

This was a new predicament, however.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 March 2015

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New NCAA legislation on academic misconduct in works

A group of 20 university presidents and college athletics administrators is crafting a proposal to better define when the NCAA should investigate cases of academic cheating by student athletes.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 03 March 2015

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Commentary: Cavaliers overtime loss filled with bad, but there’s 1 giant positive

That’s a negative in the loss column, to be sure, but when a team does as many poor things as the Cavs did and still has a chance to win at the end of regulation and OT … on the road … against the fourth-best team in basketball … without Kyrie Irving in uniform … that’s also certainly reason enough not to push any panic buttons.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 03 March 2015

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Play ball! Quickly! Baseball tries to speed game this spring

 

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Tick, tock, baseball is on the clock.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 03 March 2015

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Indians sell out home opener in 11 minutes

 

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GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — The Indians sold out their April 10 home opener against Detroit in 11 minutes.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 03 March 2015

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Crew Stadium now called MAPFRE Stadium after multiyear deal

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Crew Stadium will be called MAPFRE (MAH'-fray) Stadium after the team signed a multiyear naming-rights deal.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 03 March 2015

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Harden suspended 1 game for kicking James in the groin

NEW YORK (AP) — The NBA has suspended Houston star James Harden one game without pay for kicking LeBron James in the groin.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 03 March 2015

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