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Putin: Russia will cooperate to eradicate doping

MOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin on Thursday pledged that Russia would cooperate with international officials to eradicate the "poison" of doping, but said it was wrong to suspend athletes who have not been accused of cheating.

Last Updated on Thursday, 17 December 2015

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Frazier goes from Reds to White Sox in 3-team, 7-player deal

 

CHICAGO (AP) — The White Sox were looking to add some pop while solidifying third base, and they are counting on Todd Frazier to provide it.

Last Updated on Thursday, 17 December 2015

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Olympic champ tests positive at weightlifting worlds

 

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Olympic champion Un Guk Kim of North Korea is among seven athletes who have been provisionally suspended by the international weightlifting federation after failing doping tests at the world championships.

Last Updated on Thursday, 17 December 2015

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World Cup of Hockey sets pre-tourney games, camp sites

 

 

The NHL and the players' union announced Wednesday that the eight teams in next year's World Cup of Hockey will play a slate of 12 pre-tournament games Sept. 8-14.

Last Updated on Thursday, 17 December 2015

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James (24 points) leads Cavaliers to 89-77 win over Celtics

BOSTON (AP) — No apologies.

No retaliation.

Just another Cleveland victory.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 16 December 2015

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Pete Rose contrite, holds out hope for Hall of Fame

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Pete Rose believes he still has a chance to one day get back in baseball. In the meantime, he's turning his attention to the Hall of Fame.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 16 December 2015

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Ohio State fans weigh bowl costs

COLUMBUS — For Ohio State football fans, a trip to a New Year’s Day bowl game against Notre Dame once would have seemed priceless.

This year, it just sounds expensive.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 16 December 2015

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'Tough cookie' Missy Franklin learns from disappointments

NEW YORK (AP) — It was all so simple throughout Missy Franklin's young career: work hard, and fast times and big wins will follow.

Until they didn't.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 16 December 2015

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