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Pistorius lawyer: Appeal court ignored athlete's disability

 

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Oscar Pistorius' lawyer said the South African Supreme Court of Appeal ignored the double-amputee's vulnerability when it overturned a manslaughter conviction, declaring him guilty of murder for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp in 2013.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 January 2016

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Ex-Buckeye learns lesson tough way

COLUMBUS — Zero point zero.

For former Ohio State receiver Reggie Germany, the grade-point average from his final college report card stuck with him like two scarlet numbers.

Last Updated on Monday, 11 January 2016

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US World Cup winner Carli Lloyd gets FIFA world player award

ZURICH (AP) — United States World Cup-winning captain Carli Lloyd has won the FIFA women's world player of the year award for 2015.

Last Updated on Monday, 11 January 2016

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UConn No. 1 in women's hoops; Florida enters poll at No. 20

UConn remains No. 1 in The Associated Press women's basketball poll after a busy week that saw the Huskies win all three of their games by double-digits.

Last Updated on Monday, 11 January 2016

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Kansas, Oklahoma stay 1-2 in men's AP Top 25 poll

 

Kansas and Oklahoma, who played one of the season's best games last week, remain 1-2 in the men's Top 25 basketball poll by The Associated Press.

Last Updated on Monday, 11 January 2016

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Lionel Messi wins FIFA world player award for 5th time

ZURICH (AP) — Lionel Messi has won the FIFA world player of the year award for a record fifth time.

Last Updated on Monday, 11 January 2016

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James scores 37, leads Cavaliers past 76ers 95-85

 

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The 76ers put up a fight. LeBron James put on a show.

Last Updated on Monday, 11 January 2016

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Bengals' playoff meltdown will shake them in many ways

 

CINCINNATI (AP) — It'll be known around these parts as "The Meltdown."

Last Updated on Monday, 11 January 2016

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