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College Basketball Martin, No. 22 Butler rally to stun No. 2 Villanova VILLANOVA, Pa. – Kelan Martin scored 22 points and fueled a stunning second-half rally to lead No. 22 Butler past No. 2...

DATE: Feb. 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Sports

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Cycling Facing lawsuit, Armstrong says he ‘loved’ Postal AUSTIN, Texas – Former cyclist Lance Armstrong says he “loved” representing the U.S. Postal Service, even as the government sues to get back...

DATE: Feb. 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Sports

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Auto Racing Earnhardt makes return in Daytona 500 practice DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Dale Earnhardt Jr. took another step toward making last year a “distant memory.” NASCAR’s most popular driver made...

DATE: Feb. 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Sports

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Auto Racing NASCAR overhauls penalty system before Daytona 500 DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – NASCAR unveiled a revamped penalty system Thursday that could levy more punishments on race weekends. Scrapping...

DATE: Feb. 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Sports

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Biathlon Dahlmeier wins individual race for world title HOCHFILZEN, Austria – Laura Dahlmeier won the women’s individual competition Wednesday for her third gold medal and fourth overall at the...

DATE: Feb. 15, 2017 | CATEGORY: Sports

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Golf Masters champ Willett regains lead at Malaysia KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia – Reigning U.S. Masters champion Danny Willett took a three-shot advantage after three rounds of the Maybank Championship...

DATE: Feb. 11, 2017 | CATEGORY: Sports

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Golf Woods pulls out of next 2 tournaments with bad back PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. – Tiger Woods is pulling out of his next two tournaments because of ongoing back problems. Woods said on his website...

DATE: Feb. 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Sports

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NFL Raiders say Las Vegas stadium financing on track LAS VEGAS – The president of the Oakland Raiders says financing for the proposed Las Vegas stadium will not be an issue despite the withdrawal...

DATE: Feb. 9, 2017 | CATEGORY: Sports

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Auto Racing Rule change comes for damaged NASCAR cars CONCORD, N.C. – NASCAR will not permit damaged race cars to return to the track this season unless the repairs can be made on pit road within a...

DATE: Feb. 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Sports

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Boxing U.S., Russian heavyweights square off in doping case NEW YORK – Two heavyweight boxers – one American, the other Russian – are squaring off outside the ring in a legal battle accusing the...

DATE: Feb. 7, 2017 | CATEGORY: Sports

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Golf Brendan Steele, Byeong Hun An share lead in Phoenix SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Brendan Steele and Byeong Hun An shared the lead Friday in the Waste Management Phoenix Open, while Justin Thomas cooled...

DATE: Feb. 3, 2017 | CATEGORY: Sports

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Golf Late charge sounds like ‘Kuch’ across Scottsdale SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Matt Kuchar eagled the par-5 13th and added two late birdies and a big par save on the rowdy par-3 16th hole Thursday to...

DATE: Feb. 2, 2017 | CATEGORY: Sports