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Top-seeded Bautista-Agut reaches semifinals at Sofia Open

Fri, 02/05/2016 - 12:45pm
SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — Top-seeded Roberto Bautista Agut advanced to the semifinals of the Sofia Open by beating eighth-seeded Adrian Mannarino 6-4, 6-3 Friday. (...)
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AP Top Sports News at 2:31 p.m. EST

Fri, 02/05/2016 - 12:45pm
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Ex-NFL star Plaxico Burress gets probation for tax evasion

Fri, 02/05/2016 - 12:45pm
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Former NFL star Plaxico Burress has five years to repay New Jersey $56,000 in back taxes and restitution or face going to jail, a judge said Friday. (...)
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Louisville imposes men's basketball postseason ban amid investigations into escort allegations

Fri, 02/05/2016 - 12:45pm
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville imposes men's basketball postseason ban amid investigations into escort allegations. (...)
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Jang leads by 1 at halfway point of LPGA Tour

Fri, 02/05/2016 - 12:45pm
OCALA, Fla. (AP) — Lydia Ko returned Friday morning for a 15-foot birdie putt to finish the second round of the Coates Golf Championship. Three putts later, she was out of the lead. (...)
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AP Top Sports News at 2:05 p.m. EST

Fri, 02/05/2016 - 12:15pm
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Louisville announces postseason ban for men's basketball

Fri, 02/05/2016 - 12:15pm
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville has announced a postseason ban for its men's basketball team amid ongoing investigations into a sex scandal in which an escort alleged that a former staffer paid her and other dancers to strip and have sex with recruits and players. (...)
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USC athletic director Pat Haden to step down in June

Fri, 02/05/2016 - 12:15pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — University of Southern California athletic director Pat Haden says he will retire on June 30. (...)
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Referee call barring Native American hair buns causes uproar

Fri, 02/05/2016 - 12:15pm
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The board that governs Arizona high school sports says members of a girls' basketball team can wear their hair in traditional Navajo buns after a referee's decision to ban the hairstyle at a game this week caused an outcry. (...)
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AP Top Olympic News at 12:43 p.m. EST

Fri, 02/05/2016 - 12:15pm
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Gunmen shoot boxing fans at Dublin hotel; 1 dead, 2 wounded

Fri, 02/05/2016 - 12:15pm
DUBLIN (AP) — Gunmen wearing disguises opened fire on boxing fans at a Dublin hotel Friday, killing one man and wounding two others in an attack that could reflect tensions within Ireland's top cocaine-smuggling gang. (...)
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Louisville announces postseason ban for men's basketball

Fri, 02/05/2016 - 11:45am
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville has announced a postseason ban for its men's basketball team amid ongoing investigations into a sex scandal in which an escort alleged that a former staffer paid her and other dancers to strip and have sex with recruits and players. (...)
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Police: BMX rider Dave Mirra dies at 41 of apparent suicide

Fri, 02/05/2016 - 11:45am
GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Police say veteran X Games biker Dave Mirra has died in North Carolina. He was 41. (...)
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Ohio plant workers take pride in making Super Bowl footballs

Fri, 02/05/2016 - 11:45am
ADA, Ohio (AP) — Every time Peyton Manning throws a pass or Cam Newton takes off to run in Sunday's Super Bowl, they'll be gripping a football made in a quaint Ohio village 2,000 miles away. (...)
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African confederation backs Sheikh Salman in FIFA election

Fri, 02/05/2016 - 11:15am
KIGALI, Rwanda (AP) — Sheikh Salman's bid to succeed Sepp Blatter got a major boost Friday when the African soccer confederation announced it was backing the Bahraini royal for FIFA president. (...)
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Ex-49ers owner DeBartolo anxiously awaits Hall of Fame fate

Fri, 02/05/2016 - 11:15am
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Edward DeBartolo Jr. played no favorites. When it came to the way he treated his employees, from the stars on the field to the office workers behind the scenes, nobody argued how much he cared. (...)
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Wozniacki to be Denmark's flag-bearer at Olympics in Rio

Fri, 02/05/2016 - 10:45am
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Former top-ranked tennis player Caroline Wozniacki has been chosen to be Denmark's flag-bearer at the opening ceremony of the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. (...)
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Holy trees spark debate on future of Olympic downhill course

Fri, 02/05/2016 - 10:45am
JEONGSEON, South Korea (AP) — The long-term future of the downhill course for the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics is coming under the spotlight this weekend at the Alpine skiing test event for the games. (...)
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Pyeongchang organizers at 70 percent of sponsorship target

Fri, 02/05/2016 - 10:45am
JEONGSEON, South Korea (AP) — South Korean organizers of the 2018 Winter Olympics have reached 70 percent of their target of 870 billion won ($728 million) in domestic sponsorships. (...)
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Ennis-Hill to miss indoor season, hopes to be fit for Rio

Fri, 02/05/2016 - 10:45am
LONDON (AP) — Olympic heptathlon champion Jessica Ennis-Hill will miss the indoor season because of an Achilles injury. (...)
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