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Earnhardt Jr. out of Texas race after fiery wreck

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Dale Earnhardt Jr. wound up with his first last-place finish in seven seasons Monday after driving his car into the rain-saturated infield grass before it shot across the track and slammed into the wall in a fiery crash.

Last Updated on Monday, 07 April 2014

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US women's soccer coach Tom Sermanni fired

CHICAGO (AP) — Tom Sermanni coached the U.S. women's soccer team to a 2-0 win over China in Colorado in the afternoon. By evening, he was out of a job.

Last Updated on Monday, 07 April 2014

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Bobrovsky makes 31 saves in Jackets win over Isles

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — With what lies ahead, it was particularly refreshing for the Columbus Blue Jackets to have a rare game that didn't come down to the final seconds.

Last Updated on Monday, 07 April 2014

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Reds' Simon sharp in 1st start in 2 years

NEW YORK (AP) — Alfredo Simon making his first start in more than two years. Manny Parra stepping into the closer's spot.

Last Updated on Monday, 07 April 2014

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Masterson, Indians fall to Twins 10-7

CLEVELAND (AP) — The imposing right-hander on the mound to start the game looked like Justin Masterson, All-Star and ace.

Last Updated on Monday, 07 April 2014

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UConn, Notre Dame advance to historic title game

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Women's basketball came away a winner Sunday night. After a season-long buildup, the NCAA tournament will be decided by the perfect championship game.

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Notre Dame women keep rolling, beat Maryland 87-61

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Notre Dame's Muffet McGraw has deflected talk of a perfect season and a potential showdown with rival Connecticut all year long.

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Pistorius testifies at his murder trial

PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — Stifling sobs, Oscar Pistorius took the witness stand Monday in his murder trial and apologized to the family of the girlfriend he shot dead, describing himself as being traumatized and awakening from nightmares to the "smell of blood."

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