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Stadiums on red alert as football resumes after Paris terror

PARIS (AP) — Fear and trepidation, rather than excitement and thrills, may grip fans when Europe's domestic soccer leagues resume this weekend in the wake of deadly terror attacks in Paris.

Last Updated on Thursday, 19 November 2015

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Russia set to miss world indoors as IAAF sets report date

The IAAF inspection team monitoring Russia's anti-doping reforms will report back in late March, meaning the national track team is set to miss the world indoor championships in the United States.

Last Updated on Thursday, 19 November 2015

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WADA declares Russian anti-doping agency noncompliant

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — The easy part was shutting down Russia's anti-doping agency until further notice.

The hard part for the World Anti-Doping Agency was, well, everything else.

Last Updated on Thursday, 19 November 2015

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Massachusetts AG proposes tighter regs for fantasy sports

BOSTON (AP) — Daily fantasy sports companies like FanDuel and Boston-based DraftKings would be allowed to continue operating in Massachusetts, but with age and advertising restrictions, disclosure requirements and other new rules proposed Thursday by the state's attorney general.

Last Updated on Thursday, 19 November 2015

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Federer beats Nishikori in 3 sets at ATP finals

LONDON (AP) — Roger Federer made up for his own mistakes in a see-saw match to earn his third straight victory at the ATP finals on Thursday, beating Kei Nishikori 7-5, 4-6, 6-4 to secure top spot in his group and eliminate the Japanese player.

Last Updated on Thursday, 19 November 2015

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WADA athlete chair calls for all sports to be investigated

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — While the World Anti-Doping Agency geared up to suspend Russia's anti-doping operation, calls for investigation into that country's entire sports program came from athletes and leaders outside of track and field who worry their sports have been tainted, too.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 18 November 2015

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Kevin McHale fired by Houston Rockets after 4-7 start

HOUSTON (AP) — Six months ago, Kevin McHale coached the Houston Rockets to the Western Conference finals for the first time in 18 years.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 18 November 2015

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Struggling Murray gives himself haircut during match

LONDON (AP) — Andy Murray was struggling, both with his serve and his hair.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 18 November 2015

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