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Norwegian officials, IOC to assess failed Oslo bid

Norwegian Olympic officials will meet with IOC leaders in Switzerland this month to analyze the demise of Oslo's bid for the 2022 Winter Games and explore ways of improving the bidding process to... Read more »

Published Oct. 10, 2014

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Lions fan with laser pointer banned from Ford Field, charged

son accused of using a laser pointer during Sunday’s game between the Detroit Lions and Buffalo Bills has been identified and banned indefinitely from attending all future events at Ford... Read more »

Published Oct. 9, 2014

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Prosecutors want Adrian Peterson's bond revoked

Texas prosecutors have filed a motion to revoke Adrian Peterson's bond and have him re-arrested after the Minnesota Vikings running back allegedly admitted to smoking marijuana while he is awaiting... Read more »

Published Oct. 9, 2014

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Pac-12 slate highlighted by Oregon at UCLA

So much for the hype and anticipation surrounding the Oregon-UCLA matchup in Week 7 of the Pac-12 schedule. Last week's craziness in the conference left California on top in the North and Arizona... Read more »

Published Oct. 9, 2014

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NFL teams are cranking up the jams to deal with crowd noise

To get ready to face Richard Sherman and Seattle's ear-piercing 12th man, the Denver Broncos turned to Lil Wayne, Jerimih, Ozzy Ozbourne and Pharrell Williams. Read more »

Published Oct. 9, 2014

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NCAA president has wish list for Power 5

Now that the Power Five conferences have their autonomy, NCAA President Mark Emmert has a wish list he'd like them to tackle right away. Read more »

Published Oct. 9, 2014

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10 Things to See in Sports: AP's top sports photos

Here's a look at some of the defining moments, exciting scenes, triumphs and defeats from the world of sports. This week's collection of images includes Barcelona's players trying to stop the... Read more »

Published Oct. 9, 2014

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Pac-12 officiating leader Tony Corrente resigns

Pac-12 coordinator of football officiating Tony Corrente has resigned, citing personal and professional reasons. Read more »

Published Oct. 9, 2014

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Brain injury expert faults NFL concussion deal

A lead scientist studying the brains of deceased athletes with brain trauma has criticized the proposed NFL concussion settlement, because it would not compensate retirees who exhibit mood swings,... Read more »

Published Oct. 8, 2014

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NFL owners' meetings focus on personal conduct

There hasn't been much football talk at the NFL owners' meetings Wednesday. Read more »

Published Oct. 8, 2014

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Favre says he's glad Manning will break his record

Brett Favre said Wednesday that he couldn't be happier to see Peyton Manning on the brink of breaking his NFL record of 508 touchdown throws. Read more »

Published Oct. 8, 2014

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December trial date set in Peterson abuse case

A Texas judge has tentatively set a Dec. 1 trial date for Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson on a charge of felony child abuse for using a wooden switch to discipline his 4-year-old son. Read more »

Published Oct. 8, 2014

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NFL owners see video on domestic violence

The presentation on domestic violence given to NFL owners on Wednesday included a video by a former player appealing for recognition and action. Read more »

Published Oct. 8, 2014

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Hits and errors: A daily look at MLB postseason

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Published Oct. 7, 2014

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NBA extends television deals with ESPN and TNT

The league renewed its deals with ESPN and TNT even though two seasons remain on the old ones. With potential competition from Fox looming, both networks were willing to pay generously to secure... Read more »

Published Oct. 6, 2014

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Brady back in form, Patriots beat Bengals 43-17

What a turnaround for Tom Brady and the New England Patriots. Read more »

Published Oct. 5, 2014

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Royals beat Angels 8-3 to finish off ALDS sweep

The Kansas City Royals waited nearly three decades to return to the postseason. Now that they're here, they want to stick around for a while. Read more »

Published Oct. 5, 2014

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Manning's 500th TD pass leads Broncos past Cards 41-20

Peyton Manning joined Brett Favre in the NFL's most exclusive of clubs with his 500th touchdown pass Sunday when the Denver Broncos handed the Arizona Cardinals their first loss, 41-20. Read more »

Published Oct. 5, 2014

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Fake punt helps 49ers beat Chiefs 22-17

Colin Kaepernick threw for 201 yards and a touchdown, Frank Gore ran for 107 yards and the San Francisco 49ers converted a fake punt to beat the Kansas City Chiefs 22-17 on Sunday. Read more »

Published Oct. 5, 2014

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Orioles sweep Tigers in ALDS with 2-1 victory

Nelson Cruz sliced a two-run homer for his latest big postseason hit, and the Baltimore Orioles swept aside Detroit's Cy Young Award winners to hold off the Tigers 2-1 Sunday and reach the AL... Read more »

Published Oct. 5, 2014

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Michael Phelps says swimming on hold after DUI arrest

After his second DUI arrest, Michael Phelps says he will take a break from swimming to attend a program "to better understand myself." Read more »

Published Oct. 5, 2014

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Shake-up Saturday: Bama, Oklahoma, A&M go down

Rip up those Top 25s and just start all over again. The biggest weekend of the college football season delivered a sensational Saturday that included three of the top six teams in The... Read more »

Published Oct. 5, 2014

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Nationals down 2-0 in NLDS after 18-inning loss

Jordan Zimmermann and other Nationals pitchers who had left the longest postseason game in baseball history were watching on TV in the home clubhouse as Washington fell behind San Francisco in the... Read more »

Published Oct. 5, 2014

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Bruins can’t catch Utes on last leg

Finally, UCLA can be talked about in the same category as Alabama, Oregon, Oklahoma and Texas A&M. Read more »

Published Oct. 4, 2014

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No. 8 UCLA says it would never overlook Utah

Even before Oregon's unbeaten season ended in spectacular fashion Thursday, No. 8 UCLA had no intention of looking past Utah to next week's showdown with the Ducks. Read more »

Published Oct. 4, 2014

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