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Sochi set to welcome the world amid storm clouds

Seven years ago, Vladimir Putin traveled all the way to Guatemala to woo Olympic leaders with his grandiose vision: hosting the Winter Games in Russia's little-known Black Sea summer resort of Sochi.

Last Updated on Monday, 27 January 2014

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Last ride? No plans to retire for Broncos' Manning

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Peyton Manning would love to go out a champion.

Last Updated on Monday, 27 January 2014

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Markieff Morris scores 27, Suns beat Cavs 99-90

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Phoenix Suns pulled off a memorable comeback. For the Cleveland Cavaliers, it was a collapse they won't soon forget.

Last Updated on Monday, 27 January 2014

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Wawrinka wins Aussie Open final vs injured Nadal

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Stan Wawrinka added a win over Rafael Nadal to his list of firsts in a stunning run to his maiden Grand Slam title, extending his rival's injury-cursed run at the Australian Open with a 6-3, 6-2, 3-6, 6-3 upset in Sunday's final.

Last Updated on Sunday, 26 January 2014

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Gidley needs back surgery after Daytona crash

 

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Memo Gidley has a broken back that will require surgery after a terrifying accident in the early stages of the Rolex 24 at Daytona.

Last Updated on Sunday, 26 January 2014

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Sochi Olympic scene: Busy workers, glitzy venues

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — If you are flying to Sochi for the Winter Games, book a window seat on the right side of the plane. That way you'll get a bird's-eye view of how Russia spent $51 billion on gleaming new sports arenas and a cobweb of highways for this southern city on the Black Sea.

Last Updated on Sunday, 26 January 2014

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Change to Westminster show celebrates the everydog

NEW YORK (AP) — When the nation's foremost dog show added an event open to mixed breeds, owners cheered that everydogs were finally having their day.

Last Updated on Monday, 27 January 2014

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Woods shoots 79 to miss cut at Torrey Pines

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Tiger Woods made his 2014 debut in a most dubious fashion — his first trip to Torrey Pines without sticking around until Sunday.

Last Updated on Sunday, 26 January 2014

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