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No talk of gay rights, please, we're Olympians

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Olympic competition first, gay rights maybe later.

Last Updated on Saturday, 08 February 2014

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Miller, Svindal expected to lead Olympic downhill

KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia (AP) — Ask just about any Alpine ski racer or coach at the Olympics who is most likely to win the men's downhill on Sunday, and two names pop up over and over: Bode Miller and Aksel Lund Svindal.

Last Updated on Saturday, 08 February 2014

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UFC fighter accused of threatening wife with gun

OAKLAND PARK, Fla. (AP) — An Ultimate Fighting Champion fighter is being held in a Broward County jail, accused of threatening his wife with a gun.

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Rodriguez accepts season-long suspension

NEW YORK (AP) — Alex Rodriguez ended his extended and acrimonious fight with Major League Baseball on Friday, withdrawing a pair of lawsuits and accepting a season-long suspension that marks the longest penalty in the sport's history related to performance-enhancing drugs.

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Yogurt spat throws off routines of US Olympians

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — U.S. Olympians will have to make do without the team's official yogurt — depriving them of a source of protein and potentially disturbing their daily routines as they prepare for the biggest competition of their lives.

Last Updated on Friday, 07 February 2014

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Regehr's OT goal helps Kings beat Blue Jackets 2-1

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The struggling Los Angeles Kings won't play another game for 20 days because of the Olympic break. That will give them plenty of time to savor Robyn Regehr's first career overtime goal and try to figure out how to score more often.

Last Updated on Friday, 07 February 2014

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Moses leads No. 25 Purdue past Ohio St. 74-58

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Courtney Moses scored 18 points and No. 25 Purdue made 27 of 29 free throws to turn back Ohio State 74-58 Thursday.

Last Updated on Friday, 07 February 2014

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IOC president: 'It's time it finally starts'

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — The sun's out. The athletes are ready. Let's get this show started.

Last Updated on Friday, 07 February 2014

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