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Judge blocks operations of daily fantasy sports sites in NY

NEW YORK (AP) — Daily fantasy sports giants DraftKings and FanDuel can't do business in New York for now, a judge said Friday, cutting off one of their biggest customer bases at least temporarily as the state attorney general and the sites face off over whether their business amounts to illegal gambling.

Last Updated on Friday, 11 December 2015

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Russian track athletes face new obstacles ahead of Olympics

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia has been told what it will take to get its track and field athletes back in the Olympics, and it entails extra doping tests.

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Kyrie Irving traveling with Cavs, could play on road trip

CLEVELAND (AP) — Kyrie Irving is getting on a plane with the Cavaliers. His next trip could be onto the floor.

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With no headgear, US Olympic boxers are struggling with cuts

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Antonio Vargas never had a cut in his boxing life until blood trickled down his forehead Wednesday during his most important bout.

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Ohio State star cited for solicitation

 

COLUMBUS — Ohio State defensive tackle Adolphus Washington’s college career could be over after the senior star was cited for solicitation during a sting by Columbus police late Wednesday night.

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Perreault has goal, 3 assists and Jets beat Blue Jackets 6-4

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — It's not often a coach will joke about a goaltender giving up four goals, but Winnipeg's Paul Maurice did just that after the Jets beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 6-4 on Thursday night.

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Vikings scare Cardinals, but Arizona's in the playoffs

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Dwight Freeney has been harassing NFL quarterbacks for 14 years.

Add Teddy Bridgewater to the list.

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Platini loses appeal at CAS over 90-day FIFA ban

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Michel Platini failed to overturn his 90-day FIFA ban on Friday, with the ruling coming only minutes after Swiss federal prosecutors said they stepped up their criminal investigation into a $2 million payment he received from soccer's scandal-hit governing body.

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