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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.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 June 2014

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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.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 June 2014

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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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Ohio State track, cross country coach resigning

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State says the head coach of its men's track and field and cross country programs is resigning.

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Rangers, LA Kings ready for big Stanley Cup finish

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Although the Los Angeles Kings and the New York Rangers have played 41 combined postseason games over the previous six weeks, they still have ample energy for the big finale to their epic playoff chase.

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Va. betting parlors closed to Triple Crown wagers

NEW KENT, Va. (AP) — In the state where famed Triple Crown winner Secretariat was born, off-track betting parlors that would ordinarily be packed with gamblers watching California Chrome try to match Secretariat's feat Saturday will likely be closed or almost empty.

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