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California Chrome made 3-5 favorite for Belmont

NEW YORK (AP) — California Chrome became the 3-5 early favorite on Wednesday to win the Belmont Stakes and become horse racing's 12th Triple Crown champion.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 June 2014

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Second wave of former players join NFL lawsuit

Former Pro Bowl defender Marcellus Wiley added his name to a lawsuit accusing NFL teams of illegally dispensing powerful narcotics and other drugs to keep players on the field without regard for their long-term health.

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Spurs' Parker is a go for Game 1 of the finals

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Tony Parker's left ankle is ready for the NBA Finals.

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Petkovic, Halep reach French Open semifinals

PARIS (AP) — Andrea Petkovic and Simona Halep completed the French Open semifinal pairings with straight-set wins Wednesday, and one of them will be in a Grand Slam final for the first time.

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Civil rights leaders meet with NBA commissioner

NEW YORK (AP) — The Rev. Al Sharpton and other civil rights leaders say they've had a "constructive" meeting about racial issues in the NBA with Commissioner Adam Silver.

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Bourn's clutch hit gives Indians 5-3 win

CLEVELAND (AP) — Indians manager Terry Francona likes to talk about grind-it-out wins.

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Reds beat sloppy Giants 8-3 for 4th straight win

CINCINNATI (AP) — Jay Bruce hadn't driven in a run in more than a month. He finally got a notable RBI and kept Cincinnati's winning streak going.

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Man walks into Browns practice looking for tryout

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — A former high school player from New Mexico wandered onto the Cleveland Browns' practice field hoping to get a tryout.

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