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Joint Koreas hockey team ends historic Olympic run

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The Korean women's hockey team has ended its historic Olympic run with a five straight loss, with thousands of fans shouting "We are one" and waving a "unification flag.". More>>

Slovenia hockey player tests positive for doping at Olympics

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A Slovenian hockey player has become the third athlete to test positive for doping at the Pyeongchang Olympics. More>>

The Latest: Men's skaters advance in short-track 500-meter

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Canadian ice dancers Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir are aiming to become the most accomplished figure skaters in Olympic history as the free dance begins at Gangneung Ice Arena. More>>

Jesse Jackson: LeBron's 'slam dunk for justice is needed'

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Rev. Jesse Jackson says he's deeply insulted by Fox News host's 'attack' on Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James, says James' 'slam dunk for justice is needed'. More>>

Fergie says 'tried my best' after national anthem blowback

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Fergie tried something a little different with her national anthem at the NBA All-Star Game, and not everybody was cheering. More>>

MLB imposes stricter mound limits, defers on pitch clocks

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MLB imposing stricter limits on mound visits but no pitch clocks in effort to speed games. More>>

Moreland, Red Sox gird for Stanton, Judge, grid-like Yankees

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The Red Sox say they're plenty ready for the challenge the power-packed New York Yankees will pose this season. More>>

AP source: JD Martinez, Red Sox agree to $110M, 5-year deal

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A person familiar with the negotiations tells The Associated Press that slugger J.D. Martinez and the Boston Red Sox have agreed to a $110 million, five-year contract. More>>

US beats Slovakia 5-1, will play Czechs in Olympic quarters

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Ryan Donato scored his third and fourth goals of the tournament, Troy Terry had three assists and the United States beat Slovakia 5-1 in the qualification round to advance to face the Czech Republic in the Olympic quarterfinals. More>>

Shiffrin relaxed, fast and focused on Olympic combined event

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Mikaela Shiffrin had a good day on the Olympic downhill course. More>>

Virtue, Moir win ice dance for 3rd career Olympic gold medal

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Canadian stars Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir won the gold medal in ice dancing at the Pyeongchang Games on Tuesday, becoming the most decorated figure skaters in Olympic history with a dazzling, dramatic free skate set to the music of "Moulin Rouge.". More>>

Graham leads No. 8 Kansas to 104-74 rout of Oklahoma

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Devonte Graham had 23 points and seven assists, Malik Newman added 20 and Kansas beat Oklahoma 104-74 Monday. More>>

His heart in Florida, Rizzo rejoins Cubs after mournful trip

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Cub's Rizzo returns from Florida after lending support following massacre at his former high school. More>>

1B Eric Hosmer and Padres finalize $144 million, 8-year deal

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First baseman Eric Hosmer and San Diego Padres finalize $144 million, 8-year deal. More>>

Doping charge could hurt Russia's chance at reinstatement

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Russian curlers said Monday a coach on their team told them that mixed doubles bronze medalist Alexander Krushelnitsky tested positive for a banned substance. More>>

US women back in gold medal game after 5-0 win over Finland

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Dani Cameranesi scored two goals and an assist, and the United States will play for the gold medal that has eluded them for nearly two decades after beating Finland 5-0. More>>

Wardrobe issues causes Olympic stress for French skaters

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Gabriella Papadakis had her costume come undone at the neck at the start of her short program with partner Guillaume Cizeron at the Pyeongchang Olympics. More>>

Mayfield rejects Manziel comparisons with NFL combine near

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Baker Mayfield says he and Johnny Manziel are "two completely different people". More>>

LSU enters poll for first time in 4 years; UConn still No. 1

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LSU is back in the Top 25 for the first time in four years while UConn and Mississippi State continue to lead the poll. More>>

Virginia stays at No. 1 in AP Top 25; Duke jumps to 5th

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Virginia strengthened its hold on No. 1 in the AP Top 25, while Duke jumped back into the top five after a pair of impressive wins. More>>

Ovechkin scores 35th goal in Capitals' 3-2 win over Sabres

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Alex Ovechkin scored his league-leading 35th goal, and the Washington Capitals reclaimed top spot in the Metropolitan Division with a 3-2 win over the Buffalo Sabres. More>>

Aguero involved in clash with Wigan fan after City's defeat

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Sergio Aguero has been involved in a confrontation with a Wigan fan as ugly scenes mar the end of the third-division side's shock FA Cup win over Manchester City. More>>

Man City's quadruple bid ends in shock FA Cup loss to Wigan

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Manchester City's pursuit of a quadruple has ended after it was surprisingly eliminated from the FA Cup by losing at third-division Wigan 1-0. More>>

French ice dancer undone by wardrobe malfunction on live TV

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Figure skater Adam Rippon accepted an offer to become an NBC correspondent for the duration of the Olympics, but changed his mind overnight. More>>

Bubba Watson trending in right direction after Riviera win

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Bubba Watson's victory at Riviera gives him a new outlook on golf. More>>

NFL intrigue goes beyond the quarterbacks

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While quarterbacks will dominate the news in free agency and the draft, there are plenty of other topics that will provide a football fix during the offseason. More>>

Team LeBron edges Team Steph 148-145 in NBA All-Star Game

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The NBA's All-Star version of a pickup game is taking center stage in Hollywood. More>>

Shiffrin drops out of Olympic downhill after schedule change

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Two-time Olympic gold medalist Mikaela Shiffrin is dropping out of the downhill at the Pyeongchang Games so she can focus on the combined event that was moved to the following day. More>>

The Latest: Norway wins 2 gold, Canada and Germany share 1

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Ice dancing is underway at the Olympic Games with two-time medalists Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir of Canada and France's Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron the heavy favorites to win gold. More>>

Mets GM says, yes, he thinks Tim Tebow will play in majors

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Tim Tebow has arrived at spring training for the New York Mets, and the attention has quickly turned to whether the quarterback who became an outfielder can reach the big leagues. More>>

AP Interview: Captain Cahill shoulders latest Chelsea drama

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Assuming the captaincy from John Terry with Chelsea as Premier League champions should have been a smooth transition for Gary Cahill. More>>

Austin Dillon takes No. 3 back to victory lane at Daytona

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The green flag is a few hours away for the Daytona 500. More>>

Americans off to slow start in sliding, aim at turnaround

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Tough sledding: U.S. off to slow start in sliding, with hopes of better showings in women's and four-man bobsled races. More>>

Bubba Watson wins at Riviera for the 3rd time

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Bubba Watson wins for 3rd time at Riviera and ends 2 years without a victory. More>>

Virtue, Moir lead ice dancing after record short dance

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Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir broke their own record for a short program at the Pyeongchang Olympics by piling up 83.67 points with a harmonious, rock-inspired performance. More>>

Moon won't discuss possible summit with North Korea's Kim

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South Korean President Moon Jae-in says he hopes his efforts to engage rival North Korea at the Olympics will lead to better ties between Washington and Pyongyang and also help to set up talks on ridding the North of its nuclear bombs. More>>

AP source: Hosmer, Padres reach preliminary eight-year deal

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A person with direct knowledge of the deal says free agent first baseman Eric Hosmer has reached preliminary agreement on an eight-year contract with the San Diego Padres, pending a physical. More>>

Hands off? Players take precautions because of norovirus

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U.S. men's hockey player James Wisniewski says his father has contracted norovirus while attending the Olympics. More>>

Sick tricks! Big Air bounds into Olympics on a high note

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The tricks are sick! Big Air bounds into the Olympics on a high note. More>>

Lindsey Vonn tells her Twitter critics: 'I won't back down'

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Lindsey Vonn is not planning to change her mind or stop saying what she thinks after receiving attacks from people via social media. More>>

No. 19 Wichita State upends No. 5 Cincinnati 76-72

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Landry Shamut scored 19 points, and No. 19 Wichita State ended the nation's longest home-court winning streak, beating No. 5 Cincinnati 76-72 to leave the American Athletic Conference race wide-open. More>>

Capitals forward calls fans racial taunts 'disgusting'

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A visiting black player was taunted by four male fans shouting "basketball, basketball, basketball" during the Chicago Blackhawks' game against the Washington Capitals. More>>

The Latest: James, Team LeBron tops Team Stephen 148-145

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The NBA All-Star Game between Team LeBron and Team Stephen at Staples Center has begun. More>>

No. 22 Michigan tops No. 8 Ohio St 74-62, helps other rival

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Jordan Poole scored 12 of his 15 points in the first half to help No. 22 Michigan take the lead and it never trailed in the second half of a 74-62 win over No. 8 Ohio State. More>>

Trent leads No. 12 Duke to 66-57 win over No. 11 Clemson

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Gary Trent Jr. hit three foul shots with 1:31 left to put No. 12 Duke ahead for good in a 66-57 win at No. 11 Clemson. More>>

Stewart-Haas teammates Almirola, Busch distraught at Daytona

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Distraught at Daytona: Teammates Aric Almirola and Kurt Busch had better-than-decent shots at winning the Daytona 500. More>>

Wallace in 2nd: Best Daytona 500 finish for black driver

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Darrell Wallace Jr. More>>

Junior at peace with Daytona 17 yrs after Earnhardt's death

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. made peace with Daytona International Speedway long ago. More>>

Francona rejoins Indians in camp after death of his father

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Indians manager Terry Francona has rejoined the team at spring training after the death of his father. More>>

Hirscher: 2nd gold by largest Olympic GS margin in 50 years

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Marcel Hirscher of Austria took a big first-run lead in the Olympic men's giant slalom and is well set for his second gold medal of the Pyeongchang Games. More>>

TOP 25 REWIND: Michigan State, Villanova earn big road wins

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No. 2 Michigan State and No. 3 Villanova both earned big road wins to highlight the week's AP Top 25 schedule. More>>

Messi aims to score against Chelsea at 9th attempt

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Lionel Messi is still waiting to score his first goal against Chelsea after drawing a blank in eight previous Champions League matches. More>>

Danica done: Patrick wrecks in final race of NASCAR career

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Danica Patrick was ready to race Sunday for the final time in NASCAR at the Daytona 500. More>>

Ice dancing, women's hockey semifinals on tap at Olympics

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After a one-day break, Olympic figure skating resumes with the ice dancing short program. More>>

NBA commissioner lauds refs, players for airing differences

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NBA Commissioner Adam Silver believes the league's players and referees are on their way to forging an improved relationship. More>>

The Latest: Wallace overcome with emotion after historic run

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The Daytona 500 is sold out for the third straight year. More>>

NBC's ski announcers attempt to explain their blunder

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NBC had its roughest night of the Olympics so far, with prime-time viewership across all of its platforms down 16 percent from Sochi in 2014. More>>

Russian athlete suspected of doping at Olympics

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The Russian delegation at the Pyeongchang Olympics says one of its athletes has failed a drug test. More>>

Hirscher gets gold again, Braaten wins slopestyle

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Marcel Hirscher won his second gold medal of the Pyeongchang Olympics with a victory in the giant slalom. More>>

Rochdale scores late vs Spurs to set up Wembley replay

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A stoppage-time equalizer earned Rochdale a surprise 2-2 home draw with Tottenham in the fifth round of the FA Cup on Sunday, setting up a lucrative Wembley replay for the third-tier club later this month. More>>

Federer overpowers Dimitrov to win 97th career title

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Roger Federer overpowered Grigor Dimitrov 6-2, 6-2 in less than an hour Sunday to win the ABN AMRO World Tournament for his 97th career title. More>>

Kenworthy gets a kiss on TV; day made despite finishing last

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Norway's Oystein Braaten captured the gold medal in Olympic ski slopestyle, far outdistancing American Gus Kenworthy, who struggled throughout the day and came in last. More>>

Ted Ligety finishes 15th in Olympic GS title defense

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Ted Ligety's Olympic giant slalom defense gets off to poor start. More>>

The Latest: Contrasting games doubles for Hirscher, Fourcade

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Two top racers have had crashing falls though the finish line in the Olympic men's giant slalom. More>>

Goepper's journey back from depression ends with 2nd medal

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Nick Goepper says he's more prepared to handle the burst of fame that comes with winning an Olympic medal than he was four years ago. More>>

Baylor beats No. 7 Texas Tech, which loses top scorer Evans

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Terry Maston scored 24 points and Baylor beat No. 7 Texas Tech 59-57, ending the Red Raiders' seven-game winning streak. More>>

Kendrick Lamar performs solo set ahead of NBA All-Star game

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Kendrick Lamar added to the excitement around Sunday's NBA All-Star game with a searing 45-minute set Friday night. More>>

Reports: Hosmer, Padres agree to 8-year, $144 million deal

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Free-agent first baseman Eric Hosmer has agreed to an eight-year, $144 million deal with the San Diego Padres, according to multiple reports. More>>

The Latest: Jazz rookie Mitchell wins slam dunk contest

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Two-time NBA MVP Steve Nash and fellow star point guard Jason Kidd, Grant Hill and Ray Allen are among the 13 finalists for induction into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. More>>

Nash, Kidd, Hill among finalists for basketball Hall of Fame

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Two-time NBA MVP Steve Nash and fellow star point guard Jason Kidd, Grant Hill and Ray Allen are among the 13 finalists for the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. More>>

South Carolina holds on to upset No. 10 Auburn, 84-75

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Frank Booker scored 19 points, and South Carolina built a 26-point lead before holding on to defeat No. 10 Auburn 84-75. More>>

Russians face unfamiliar wait for first Olympic gold

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The Winter Olympics are more than halfway done and the Russians still don't have a gold medal. More>>

LeBron says he 'will definitely not shut up and dribble'

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LeBron says he 'will definitely not shut up and dribble'. More>>

Smith leads Golden Knights to 6-3 win over Canadiens

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Reilly Smith had two goals and an assist to lead the Vegas Golden Knights to a 6-3 win over the Montreal Canadiens. More>>

Bubba Watson takes the lead at Riviera

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McDowell, Cantlay go into the weekend at Riviera in a tie for the lead as Woods makes early exit. More>>

Big East showdown: No. 3 Villanova 95, No. 4 Xavier 79

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Mikal Bridges led an early 3-point shooting spurt that put Villanova in control, and the third-ranked Wildcats showed they're not ready to relinquish their reign in the Big East, beating No. 4 Xavier 95-79 in a showdown for the league lead. More>>

Mitchell soars to dunk title, Booker sets 3-point record

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Donovan Mitchell walked off with the slam dunk contest trophy after an entertaining competition. More>>

Barcelona wins at Eibar 2-0 before trip to Chelsea in CL

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Lionel Messi helped set up two goals to earn a 2-0 victory at 10-man Eibar as Barcelona warmed up for their visit to Chelsea in the Champions League. More>>

Tyler Reddick needs 5 overtimes to win at Daytona

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Tyler Reddick took Dale Earnhardt Jr. to victory lane in a nail-biting opener to NASCAR's second-tier Xfinity Series. More>>

Rodchenkov: Gov't order to protect doped Russian footballers

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Russian soccer players avoided being caught doping after laboratory director Grigory Rodchenkov said he followed direct government orders to cover up any positive tests. More>>

All-Stars collide in LA with teams picked by LeBron, Steph

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The NBA All-Star Game added spice to its 67th edition by allowing the captains to pick their teams. More>>

Hanyu defends Olympic gold medal in men's figure skating

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Move over Dick Button, you have company: Japan's Yuzuru Hanyu.Hanyu became the first man to successfully defend his Olympic title since 1952. More>>

Kovalchuk scores twice, Russians outclass US 4-0 at Olympics

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Ilya Kovalchuk scored two back-breaking goals as the Russians outplayed, outhit and outclassed the United States in a convincing 4-0 shutout Saturday night as each team wrapped up pool play at the Olympics. More>>

'Is this a kind of mistake?' Snowboarder wins Alpine gold

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Ester Ledecka of the Czech Republic made a stunning run from back in the pack to take the Olympic super-G title on Saturday, with a mistake costing Lindsey Vonn a spot on the podium. More>>

Reds' Gennett wins in arbitration, players beat clubs 12-10

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Cincinnati Reds second baseman Scooter Gennett has won his salary arbitration case, giving players a final 12-10 margin over clubs this year. Gennett was awarded a raise from $2,525,000 to $5.7 million. More>>

Osetkowski scores 21 as Texas tops No. 23 Oklahoma 77-66

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Osetkowski scores 21 as Texas tops No. 23 Oklahoma 77-66. More>>

Tied for 6th, Vonn points to key mistake; also erred earlier

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Lindey Vonn's first Olympic race in eight years included one very late and obvious error that she used to explain why she tied for sixth place in the super-G. More>>

Indians sign OF Rajai Davis, hit big HR in 2016 World Series

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The Cleveland Indians have signed free agent Rajai Davis to a minor league contract, bringing back the speedy outfielder who hit one of the biggest home runs in team history. More>>

The Latest: Hanyu, Yarnold, Ledeska win gold at Olympics

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Japanese sensation Yuzuru Hanyu is aiming to become the first men's figure skater to defend his Olympic title since Dick Button in 1952 in the free skate at Gangneung Ice Arena. More>>

Southampton pile on misery for West Brom in FA Cup

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Sheffield Wednesday held Premier League Swansea to a 0-0 draw in their FA Cup fifth-round match. More>>

US skater Nathan Chen dazzles after poor short program

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American figure skater Nathan Chen landed an unparalleled six quadruple jumps in a historic performance at the Pyeongchang Games. More>>

2 Kings lead World past US 155-124 in Rising Stars game

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Pair of Kings lead World past US 155-124 in Rising Stars game. More>>

Hungry for more: Correa, tight-knit Astros talking dynasty

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Hungry for more: Correa, tight-knit Astros talking openly about building a dynasty. More>>

Chen, Zhou, Rippon land in top 10 in figure skating

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Three spots in the top 10, a victory in the free skate for American men. More>>

College football attendance dips, but Purdue gets Brohm bump

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Buoyed by turnaround season, Purdue bucked a trend in college football by increasing attendance by more 13,000 fans per game in 2017 _ and, in the process, banked an extra $2.5 million in revenue compared to 2016. More>>

Woods to play Honda Classic

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Tiger Woods decides to play Honda Classic next week for 3rd PGA Tour start in return from back surgery. More>>

Miami-Dade County sues seeking money from sale of Marlins

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Miami-Dade County is suing former Miami Marlins owner Jeffrey Loria and the new ownership group led by Derek Jeter seeking money from the $1.2 billion sale of the team. More>>

Tiger Woods misses cut at Riviera; Cantlay, McDowell lead

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Cantlay extends Riviera lead with 69; Woods tries to make cut at Genesis Open. More>>

American figure skater Vincent Zhou is brilliant, bemusing

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Vincent Zhou has been overshadowed during the Pyeongchang Olympics by teammates Adam Rippon and Nathan Chen, even though his brilliance extends well off the ice. More>>

Switzerland's Hoefflin skis to gold in women's slopestyle

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Switzerland's Sarah Hoefflin is the Olympic champion in women's slopestyle skiing. More>>

Russian women advance to semifinals beating Switzerland 6-2

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Anna Shokhina had two goals and two assists as the team of Olympic athletes from Russia advanced to the women's hockey semifinals against defending gold medalist Canada with an upset 6-2 win over Switzerland. More>>

St. Bonaventure upsets No. 16 Rhode Island with 77-74 win

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Matt Mobley scored 26 points and grabbed a key rebound with 4.2 seconds left, and St. Bonaventure beat Rhode Island 77-74 to snap the 16th-ranked Rams' 16-game winning streak on Friday night. More>>

Greiss stops 45 shots, Islanders beat Hurricanes 3-0

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Thomas Greiss stopped 45 shots for his first shutout of the season, and the New York Islanders beat the Carolina Hurricanes 3-0. More>>

Worth the wait: Federer will be world No. 1 at 36

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Grigor Dimitrov has beaten Andrey Rublev 6-3, 6-4 to reach the semifinals of the ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament in Rotterdam where he will meet David Goffin, who progressed when his quarterfinal opponent Tomas Berdych pulled out sick. More>>

Hurney reinstated as Panthers interim GM after investigation

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The Panthers have reinstated interim general manager Marty Hurney after an NFL investigation found no wrongdoing into charges of harassment by his ex-wife. More>>

Dan Straily, Brandon Maurer lose in salary arbitration

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Miami's Dan Straily, Kansas City's Brandon Maurer City lose in arbitration; players lead 11-10. More>>

Cubs first baseman fights tears at Florida shooting vigil

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Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo fought back tears as he spoke at a Florida vigil for the 17 victims killed in a shooting at his former high school, saying we're going to be "a bit broken for a while.". More>>

Humble, kind and fair: Can curling cure our troubled world?

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Some fret that the world is falling apart. Curling is here to tell you otherwise. More>>

2014 champ Shiffrin 4th behind Hansdotter in Olympic slalom

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Not feeling so hot, Mikaela Shiffrin was fourth after a steady opening run of the Olympic slalom Friday as she tries to defend her title. More>>

Rodchenkov to AP: 'Sorry to all clean athletes we cheated'

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Russian doping whistleblower Grigory Rodchenkov says he is "sorry to all the clean athletes we cheated.". More>>

Reintegrated Mahrez helps Leicester into FA Cup quarters

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Riyad Mahrez has returned to Leicester's starting lineup and helped the team reach the FA Cup quarterfinals by resuming his lethal partnership with Jamie Vardy. More>>

AP source: Mets, Vargas agree to $16 million, 2-year deal

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A person familiar with the deal says All-Star pitcher Jason Vargas and the Mets have agreed to a $16 million, two-year contract, adding depth to a New York rotation that's been riddled by injuries the past two seasons. More>>

Chen flops as teammates soar in men's Olympic short program

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Nathan Chen's dreams of Olympic gold were dashed when the American struggled through his short program, though teammates Vincent Zhou and Adam Rippon fared much better. More>>

A slow start and decent score for Tiger's return to Riviera

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Tiger Woods returns to Riviera after 12-year absence and gets mixed results in a 72. More>>

The Latest: Shiffrin misses, Hansdotter wins gold on Day 7

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Mikaela Shiffrin has turned in a steady opening slalom run. More>>

MSU football coach Dantonio gets 1-year extension to 2023

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Michigan State football coach Mark Dantonio's contract extended one year through the 2023 season. More>>

Man convicted in death of Saints star Will Smith appeals

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Lawyers have filed an appeal for the man sentenced to 25 years in prison for killing retired New Orleans Saints star Will Smith. More>>

Vietnam vet Thompson to make Daytona 500 start at 66

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The oldest driver in the Daytona 500 is truly a race veteran. More>>

Wozniacki stays No 1 after edging Kerber in Qatar quarters

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Simona Halep has reached the Qatar Open semifinals with a dominating win then promptly withdrawn with a right foot injury in Doha. More>>

Team Penske stakes claim as Daytona 500 favorites

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Ryan Blaney gives Team Penske its 2nd win of Speedweeks with a victory in a qualifying race at Daytona. More>>

Jacobellis leaves empty-handed again, but not feeling beaten

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No gold: Jacobellis leaves Olympics empty-handed again, but hardly feeling beaten. More>>

Donato scores 2 as college kids power US over Slovakia 2-1

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Ryan Donato scored two power-play goals and to lead the United States to an important 2-1 victory over Slovakia at the Olympics. More>>

Broadcaster Wolf, 80, sues Imus, alleging age discrimination

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The sportscaster who popularized the phrase "Let's go to the videotape!" has filed an age discrimination over his firing from shock jock Don Imus' radio show. More>>

Seoul footing record tab for North Korea at 2018 Olympics

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Seoul allots record $2.5 million to pay for hundreds of North Koreans attending the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics. More>>

Cantlay shares lead at Riviera; Woods 6 back

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Tiger Woods loses his ball in respectable return to Riviera with a 72. More>>

Coach: Fitzgerald says he'll be back for 2018 season

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New Arizona coach Steve Wilks says Cardinals standout wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald has told him he will return for a 15th NFL season. More>>

Cubs first baseman Rizzo travels to Florida to offer support

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Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo is departing spring training for his home in Parkland, Florida, to offer support in the wake of a deadly shooting at his former high school. More>>

No. 17 Arizona holds off No. 25 Arizona State for 77-70 win

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Deandre Ayton had 25 points and 16 rebounds, and No. 17 Arizona held off No. 25 Arizona State 77-70 to sweep the season series. More>>

Houston ends No. 5 Cincinnati's 16-game win streak, 67-62

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Corey Davis, Jr., finished with 16 points, and the Houston Cougars snapped the nation's longest winning streak at 16 games with a 67-62 win over No. 5 Cincinnati. More>>

Halak stops 50 shots, Islanders beat Rangers 3-0

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Jaroslav Halak stopped 50 shots for his first shutout of the season as the New York Islanders kept up their recent mastery of the crosstown-rival Rangers with a 3-0 victory. More>>

Happ's double-double leads Wisconsin over No. 6 Purdue

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Ethan Happ had 21 points and 12 rebounds, and Wisconsin secured its biggest win of a challenging season with a 57-53 win over No. 6 Purdue. More>>

Players win 3 of 5 arbitration cases, lead teams 11-8

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3 players win arbitration cases while 2 lose; players up 11-8 in rulings with 3 hearings to go. More>>

Bengals QB McCarron wins grievance, becomes free agent

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AJ McCarron has won his arbitration case against the Cincinnati Bengals and will become an unrestricted free agent next month, making him one of the more attractive quarterbacks on the market. More>>

Kicker Janikowski's career with Raiders up after 18 seasons

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Kicker Sebastian Janikowski's career with the Oakland Raiders ends after 18 seasons. More>>

Truex sets course for repeat bid of 1st career NASCAR title

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Once a journeyman driver, Martin Truex Jr. enters the 2018 NASCAR season as the class of the field. More>>

Gophers' Lynch drops appeal, denies sex assault allegations

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One-time Minnesota basketball standout Reggie Lynch has dropped his appeal of his recommended expulsion for allegedly raping two women. More>>

Delays done, Shiffrin wins Olympic GS gold; best event next

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American standout Mikaela Shiffrin wins giant slalom for her 2nd career Olympic gold medal. More>>

Svindal wins Olympic downhill to become oldest Alpine champ

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Aksel Lund Svindal won the men's downhill on Thursday, making the 35-year-old Norwegian the oldest-ever Olympic gold medalist in Alpine skiing. More>>

Federer on brink of surpassing Agassi record

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Roger Federer has moved within touching distance of eclipsing a record held by Andre Agassi after reaching the quarterfinals of the ABN AMRO tournament. More>>

From comfort to high-tech: Food a serious quest at Olympics

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Food is a big deal for Olympians, and the very specific, highly calibrated fuel they put in their bodies _ for energy, for health, for warmth, for a psychological and physiological edge _ is a big part of what makes them the best in the world. More>>

A talkative Kareem Abdul-Jabbar reflects on becoming himself

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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has been a best-selling author, actor, dedicated civil-rights activist, historian and legendary basketball player but never a big talker _ until now. More>>

Topless Tongan set to ski but not dressed for success

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Tongan cross-country skier Pita Taufatofua jokes that he has two immediate goals when he competes in his first Olympic event on Friday _ don't hit a tree and finish before they turn the lights off. More>>

English ex-soccer coach convicted of 43 sex-abuse charges

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A former English youth soccer coach has been found guilty of three more charges of sexual abuse on young players. More>>

Radio host loses job after sexual comments on teen Olympian

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A San Francisco Bay Area radio station has fired one of its hosts after he made sexual comments about 17-year-old Olympic snowboarder Chloe Kim on another station. More>>

The Latest: Shiffrin finally gets her gold on Olympics Day 6

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The women's Alpine racing program at the Pyeongchang Olympics has finally begun with Manuela Moelgg of Italy starting the first run of the giant slalom. More>>

Witness: Luke Wilson a 'hero' in deadly Los Angeles crash

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Officials say professional golfer Bill Haas was hospitalized but escaped serious injuries following a rollover crash in Los Angeles that killed the driver of the Ferrari he was riding in and injured the driver of a BMW. More>>

US upbeat after loss to Slovenia as it prepares for Slovakia

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The United States men's hockey team is upbeat and optimistic as it prepares to face Slovakia in the wake of a stunning overtime loss to Slovenia. More>>

Canadian women take 1st Olympic showdown against US 2-1

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Meghan Agosta and Sara Nurse each scored in the second period, and defending gold medalist Canada clinched the top spot in pool play by edging the United States 2-1 in an early Olympic showdown between the dominant powers in women's hockey. More>>

Germany's Savchenko, Massot flawless in winning pairs gold

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Aliona Savchenko and Bruno Massot rallied from fourth with a flawless free skate to win the pairs gold medal at the Pyeongchang Olympics. More>>

Lively scene as South Korea men play 1st Olympic hockey game

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The first Olympic hockey game for South Korea's men's team has been marked by the unexpected appearance of North Korea's cheerleading troupe. More>>

Man tries to give Conte a Man United jersey at Chelsea event

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A man at a Chelsea news conference has tried to give manager Antonio Conte a Manchester United jersey. More>>

Geisenberger, Germany win another gold in Olympic relay

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No surprise: Germany, the best team in luge, adds another relay gold to its Olympic haul. More>>

American Shiffrin rallies on final run to win giant slalom

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American Shiffrin rallies on final run to win giant slalom. More>>

Lillard has 44, Blazers overcome Durant's 50, beat Warriors

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Damian Lillard had 44 points and eight assists and the Portland Trail Blazers snapped a seven-game losing streak to the Golden State Warriors with a 123-117 victory on Wednesday night. More>>

Alex Bowman makes most of big break with Daytona 500 pole

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Alex Bowman makes most of big break with Daytona 500 pole for Hendrick Motorsports. More>>

Cartwright's 17 helps Providence stun No. 3 Villanova 76-71

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Providence gets 17 from Kyron Cartwright, as Friars stun 13th-ranked Villanova 76-71. More>>

Tiger Woods doesn't have a great history at Riviera

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On The Tee: Tiger Woods tees up at Riviera after a 12-year absence. More>>

Ohtani begins with Angels to great fanfare, expectations

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Shohei Ohtani emerged from the clubhouse and tipped his cap to the swarm of Japanese countrymen capturing his every move, cameras clicking a mile a minute. More>>

Ex-All-Star pitcher Esteban Loaiza denies dealing cocaine

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Ex-All Star pitcher Esteban Loaiza to face charges of drug dealing involving 44 pounds of suspected cocaine found. More>>

Jacobellis at peace with Olympic legacy as 4th Games loom

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American snowboarder Lindsey Jacobellis says she's long since moved past her misstep that cost her a gold medal at the 2006 Olympics. More>>

Royals scout kicked out as unusual free-agent camp opens

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The players' association had a Kansas City Royals scout escorted from the union's opening training session for unsigned free agents. More>>

Stars back on the field as pitchers, catchers begin workouts

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In both Florida and Arizona, some of baseball biggest stars were back on the field as teams held their first workouts for pitchers and catchers. More>>

Woods back at Riviera, a course that never treated him well

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Riviera has a strong field and not many good memories for Tiger Woods. More>>

Ex-Heisman winner Manziel attempts comeback in Spring League

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Former Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback Johnny Manziel says he's making a football comeback. More>>

Elliott picked to follow dad's path as NASCAR's most popular

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The green flag is about to drop on Daytona 500 media day. More>>

Knierims skate with heavy hearts at Olympics pairs

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Before heading out to skate on the Olympic ice, the Knierims saw the news of the Florida high school shootings. More>>

Wanted by the IOC: A city to host the 2026 Winter Olympics

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Wanted: A city to host the 2026 Winter Olympics; Stockholm, Calgary, Sion, and Sapporo show early interest. More>>

Truly best in show: Westminster winner makes Broadway debut

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America's new top dog is set to become best in a Broadway show. More>>

White apologizes for comments on sexual misconduct lawsuit

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The buzz around Shaun White's gold-medal run at the Winter Olympics has revived discussion about a 2016 lawsuit accusing the snowboarder of sexual harassment. More>>

Yanks' Judge on track for opening day after shoulder surgery

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Yankees slugger Aaron Judge took batting practice for the first time since left shoulder surgery and said he is on track to play on opening day. More>>

Ronaldo scores 2 as PSG learns Champions League lesson

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Cristiano Ronaldo scored a goal in each half as Real Madrid came from behind to defeat Paris Saint-Germain 3-1 in their first-leg match in the last 16 of the Champions League. More>>

NL champion Dodgers getting started again with familiar 5

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The National League champion Los Angeles Dodgers are getting started again with a familiar five. More>>

'Tito' Francona, father of Indians manager Terry, dies.

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'Tito' Francona, a former major leaguer and the father of Indians manager Terry Francona, dies at 84. More>>

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