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Churchill Downs taking a bigger cut of wagers

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Before the Kentucky Derby contenders sprint from the starting gates, the crowd at Churchill Downs will hand over millions of dollars at betting windows. Gamblers lucky enough to pick the right colts, thanks to homework or hunches, will be getting a little less back on those winning tickets.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 30 April 2014

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NBA owners to hold 1st discussions on Sterling

NEW YORK (AP) — The NBA owners' advisory/finance committee will hold a meeting Thursday to discuss the next steps in the removal of Donald Sterling as owner of the Los Angeles Clippers.

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Hamilton homers, Reds beat Cubs 3-2 on rainy night

CINCINNATI (AP) — Billy Hamilton had a keepsake ball from his best all-around game.

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Indians lose 5th straight, 6-4 to Angels

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — As if the Cleveland Indians haven't had enough problems on this West Coast trip, All-Star second baseman Jason Kipnis strained an abdominal muscle Tuesday night and left the game after grounding into a double play in his second at-bat.

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Hours after Sterling's life ban, his Clippers win

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Several hours after owner Donald Sterling was banned from the NBA for life, the Los Angeles Clippers sprinted and soared through a playoff game as if a weight had been lifted from their collective shoulders.

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