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Woods shoots solid 70 at windy Honda; Noren has early lead

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PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — On a windy day when par felt like a good score, that's exactly what Tiger Woods got at the Honda Classic.

Napoli knocked out by Leipzig in Europa League

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Napoli leads Italy's Serie A but it wasn't good enough to advance to the Europa League's round of 16 on Thursday after the Italian side was knocked out by Leipzig.

Widow disgusted by Indiana immigration ad featuring husband

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The widow of an Uber driver killed in a suspected drunken driving crash by a person in the U.S. illegally says a new political ad featuring her deceased husband has "devastated" the family.

So your NCAA title was vacated. What do you do with all the trophies and banners?

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The thing about vacated wins and national championships is that you can't go back in time. Louisville beat Michigan, 82-76, in the 2013 NCAA tournament men's basketball championship game.

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Vonn scatters grandfather's ashes near downhill course

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JEONGSEON, South Korea (AP) — Lindsey Vonn came to South Korea with the goal of taking home an Olympic medal and leaving something even more special behind.

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European soccer weekend: What to watch in main competitions

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What to watch in the leading soccer competitions in Europe this weekend:

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The Latest: Trump congratulates US women's hockey on gold

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PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local):

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ESPN adds Herbstreit to NFL draft coverage, replacing Gruden

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Kirk Herbstreit will take Jon Gruden's place on ESPN's coverage of the NFL draft.

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Wise goes for it, and comes out with another Olympic gold

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PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — They give their bodies for this sport. Sometimes little pieces of their hearts and souls, too.

Russian curler stripped of Olympic medal, country pays fee

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GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — Within hours of curler Alexander Krushelnitsky being stripped of a bronze medal for a doping violation, the Russian Olympic Committee said it had paid a $15 million fee that was part of the criteria to…

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Shiffrin gets silver in Vonn's last Olympic race; Gisin wins

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JEONGSEON, South Korea (AP) — Mikaela Shiffrin already was assured of earning her third career medal, each in a different event, when Lindsey Vonn prepared to propel herself out of the starting gate as the final starter in the final…

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US women beat Canada for gold in a 3-2 shootout thriller

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GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson skated slowly back and forth toward the net, showing forehand, then leaning quickly to the left to fake a backhand that pulled Canadian goalie Shannon Szabados out of the crease.

Unprepared and outclassed, North Korea wraps up Olympics

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PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — Unprepared and outclassed, North Korea's 22 athletes wrapped up their competition at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics on Thursday without a finish higher than 13th.

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Miller stops 41 shots, Ducks beat Stars 2-0

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ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Ryan Miller couldn't help but crack a smile when remembering the mess the Anaheim Ducks found themselves in.

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Texas transgender wrestler back to defend state title

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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Mack Beggs is back.

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Nowitzki 'disgusted' by report of hostile workplace for Mavs

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dirk Nowitzki said Wednesday night he was "disgusted" to read about allegations of inappropriate sexual conduct by former team president Terdema Ussery in a Sports Illustrated report that described a hostile workplace…

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Drought over: US women win 1st Olympic cross-country medal

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PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — As she headed up the steepest, most grueling hill of her life in third place, Jessica Diggins thought to herself that just winning an Olympic medal was no longer good enough.

Pitino: Louisville should consider legal action vs. NCAA

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Former Louisville coach Rick Pitino believes the school should take legal action against the NCAA after the governing body nullified the Cardinals of the 2013 men's basketball title.

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Man United holds Sevilla in CL thanks to De Gea save

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SEVILLE, Spain (AP) — The Sevilla crowd was ready to erupt when forward Luis Muriel appeared free from markers inside the area, with the ball in perfect position for his header just a few meters (yards) from the goal.

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The perils of live microphones tripping up NBC's Olympics

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NEW YORK (AP) — Every two years, a miracle of technology unfolds: televising and streaming an Olympics with miles of cable, hundreds of cameras and producers who make split-second decisions on which pictures to beam halfway around the…

Wednesday, Feb 21

The Latest: Bjoergen becomes most decorated Winter Olympian

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PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local):

Czechs eliminate US in shootout in Olympic quarterfinals

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GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — Instead of waiting for his turn for this Olympic shootout, T.J. Oshie was sitting at home along with the rest of the NHL.

Gold drought about to end: Russians 1-2 after short program

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GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — Friends, rivals, and soon, medalists.

Vonn 3rd in last Olympic DH; her pal Goggia of Italy wins

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JEONGSEON, South Korea (AP) — Lindsey Vonn knew that the bronze medal she earned Wednesday came in her final Olympic downhill, the signature event of her singular career. She knew that, but she didn't have an easy time processing it.

Tuesday, Feb 20

The Latest: Highly-decorated Virtue, Moir win ice dancing

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PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local):

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

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NEW YORK (AP) — Coach Nikki Fargas and her LSU Tigers are happy to be back in the AP Top 25.

Mayfield rejects Manziel comparisons with NFL combine near

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FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Baker Mayfield doesn't like comparisons to Johnny Manziel, although the Heisman Trophy winner from Oklahoma wasn't surprised by them after an arrest and other antics during his time with the Sooners.

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

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BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Alex Ovechkin can stop fretting about what the Washington Capitals captain described as the worst game of his career.

Monday, Feb 19

His heart in Florida, Rizzo rejoins Cubs after mournful trip

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MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Anthony Rizzo's parents were among the first homeowners in Parkland, Florida. The Chicago Cubs first baseman has watched his tight-knit community grow and change dramatically. He remembers as a boy when there were no…

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

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PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local):

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

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest from Sunday's NBA All-Star Game and events around the league's annual showcase (all times local):

The Latest: Wallace overcome with emotion after historic run

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the Daytona 500 (all times local):

Sunday, Feb 18

The Latest: Contrasting games doubles for Hirscher, Fourcade

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PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local):

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

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PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — Here's one way to explain just how dominant Marcel Hirscher was Sunday: His winning margin of 1.27 seconds was the largest in the men's giant slalom at an Olympics in 50 years.

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

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PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — Forget about the bobbled runs, the broken thumb, the searing pain in his hip and, yes, even the unforgiving scoreboard that showed Gus Kenworthy finishing in last place at the Olympics.

The Latest: Jazz rookie Mitchell wins slam dunk contest

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on NBA All-Star Saturday (all times local):

Saturday, Feb 17

Legendary climber Jim Bridwell dies at 73

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PALM DESERT, Calif. (AP) — Jim Bridwell, a hard-partying hippie and legendary climber who lived his life vertically on some of the toughest peaks in Yosemite National Park, has died. He was 73.

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

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BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Lionel Messi helped set up two goals to beat 10-man Eibar 2-0 on Saturday as Barcelona warmed up for their visit to Chelsea in the Champions League.

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

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PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local):

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

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JEONGSEON, South Korea (AP) — This made no sense to Ester Ledecka. Just simply couldn't be. Could. Not. Be.