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Pettine plans to bring toughness to Browns

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Confidence trickling from every response, Mike Pettine handled the onslaught of questions at his introductory news conference like a seasoned pro. He was in total control.

Last Updated on Friday, 24 January 2014

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Nadal beats Federer, reaches Australian Open final

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Rafael Nadal continued his dominant streak over Roger Federer to reach the Australian Open final for the third time, beating the 17-time major winner 7-6 (4), 6-3, 6-3 Friday night to set up a championship decider against No. 8-seeded Stan Wawrinka.

Last Updated on Friday, 24 January 2014

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Tiger has some catching up to do at Torrey Pines

SAN DIEGO (AP) — He has a long history with Torrey Pines, including a win he calls "the best day of my life." He opened the Farmers Insurance Open with a 5-under 67 on the beastly South Course, a clean card with no bogeys and no complaints.

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USBSF defending Jones' selection to Olympic team

Lolo Jones' selection to the U.S. Olympic bobsled team is being strongly defended by those who made the pick, amid growing criticism that her popularity played a role in the decision and overshadowed the results of other hopefuls.

Last Updated on Friday, 24 January 2014

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4 first-timers voted to start NBA All-Star game

NEW YORK (AP) — Kobe Bryant called for younger players in the All-Star game, and the fans listened.

Last Updated on Friday, 24 January 2014

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