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Major league baseball's 1st black Latino star Minoso dies

CHICAGO (AP) — When Minnie Minoso broke into major league baseball, the "Cuban Comet" was part of a wave of black players who changed the game forever. By the time he played in his final game 35 years ago, he was a beloved figure with the Chicago White Sox.

Last Updated on Monday, 02 March 2015

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James Harden, Rockets get best of LeBron, Cavs in OT

HOUSTON — James Harden has been putting up MVP-caliber numbers all season for the Houston Rockets.

Last Updated on Monday, 02 March 2015

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Annual rainbow trout releases to start in southern Ohio

 

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio will begin its annual release of rainbow trout in public lakes and ponds at a lake in southern Ohio.

Last Updated on Monday, 02 March 2015

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Penguins win 4th straight, top reeling Blue Jackets 5-3

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh coach Mike Johnston can tell a couple of shifts into a game what version of Evgeni Malkin the Penguins are going to get on a given night.

Last Updated on Monday, 02 March 2015

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Johnson shows he's still the man to beat with Atlanta win

HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) — One by one, Jimmie Johnson picked off all the drivers ahead of him.

By the end, he was the guy everyone was chasing.

Last Updated on Monday, 02 March 2015

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Ohio girl, 11, chases official world title in taekwondo

MANSFIELD, Ohio (AP) — After examining Natalie Hershberger, her doctor came to an alarming conclusion.

Last Updated on Sunday, 01 March 2015

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Cory Schneider's 33 saves lift Devils over Blue Jackets 2-0

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — It might not fill up a highlight reel, but Cory Schneider and the New Jersey Devils still considered this win a thing of beauty.

Last Updated on Sunday, 01 March 2015

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Earl Lloyd, 1st black player in NBA, dies at 86

Obit Earl Lloyd Baske Sidd

In this Apirl 23, 2003, file photo, Earl Lloyd is honored at halftime of the Detroit Pistons-Orlando Magic NBA basketball playoff game in Auburn Hills, Mich. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)

Earl Lloyd was a player and coach, an NBA champion and later a Hall of Famer. Within the basketball world, he's something much bigger.

He was a pioneer.

Last Updated on Saturday, 28 February 2015

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