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Several Ohio businesses have link to Super Bowl

CLEVELAND (AP) — Neither of Ohio's professional football teams made it to this year's Super Bowl, but the state is contributing to the big event in other ways.

Last Updated on Saturday, 01 February 2014

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Powder mailed to sites near Super Bowl; 1 is inert

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — White powder was mailed to businesses near the site of Sunday's Super Bowl, prompting an investigation by the FBI and other law enforcement. A federal law enforcement official said one of the envelopes contained baking soda.

Last Updated on Friday, 31 January 2014

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Protests over Russian anti-gay law focus on Sochi

NEW YORK (AP) — Despite seven months of international outcry, Russia's law restricting gay-rights activity remains in place. Yet the eclectic protest campaign has heartened activists in Russia and caught the attention of its targets — including organizers and sponsors of the Sochi Olympics that open on Feb. 7.

Last Updated on Friday, 31 January 2014

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Goodell: Redskins name honors Native Americans

NEW YORK (AP) — NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says the Washington Redskins nickname has been "presented in a way that honors Native Americans."

Last Updated on Friday, 31 January 2014

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Mickelson's back better than game in Phoenix Open

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Phil Mickelson worked a lot harder on his ailing back than his game in the last week. It showed in the first round of the Phoenix Open.

Last Updated on Friday, 31 January 2014

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Thomas' mom, grandma have to root from prison

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Demaryius Thomas' mother and grandmother will cheer for the Broncos receiver around the prison TV Sunday, both wearing No. 88 jerseys they crafted with strips of tape.

Last Updated on Friday, 31 January 2014

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Knicks crush Cavs 117-86, win fourth straight

NEW YORK (AP) — J.R. Smith left Anthony Bennett standing still and Tristan Thompson on his backside.

Last Updated on Friday, 31 January 2014

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Johansen's 2 goals push CBJ past Capitals, 5-2

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ryan Johansen has become the young Columbus Blue Jackets' most promising player.

Last Updated on Friday, 31 January 2014

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