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Ohio's bar on college-player unions to get vote

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio legislative panel is nearing a vote on a budget proposal saying college athletes aren't employees under state law.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 20 May 2014

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Ex-players sue NFL over use of painkillers

WASHINGTON (AP) — Opening another legal attack on the NFL over the long-term health of its athletes, a group of retired players accused the league in a lawsuit Tuesday of cynically supplying them with powerful painkillers that kept them in the game but led to serious complications down the road.

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Brazil tries to assure tourists airports are OK

SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazil is trying to assure World Cup tourists that they won't face problems at airports even though not all upgrades will be complete.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 20 May 2014

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Brantley's homer in 10th beats Tigers 5-4

CLEVELAND (AP) — Once he discarded his bat, rounded the bases and tossed his helmet, Michael Brantley was doused with water by his celebrating teammates.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 20 May 2014

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Nationals tie it ninth, Reds win 4-3 in 15

WASHINGTON (AP) — Twice during their extra-inning game against the Cincinnati Reds on Monday night, the Washington Nationals appeared to have game-winning hits.

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