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NCAA autonomy group approves new concussion protections

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The NCAA's major conferences approved a rule Friday requiring that school medical professionals have autonomous and final authority in deciding when an athlete returns to play from a concussion or other injury, a move lauded as a significant health and safety protection.

Last Updated on Friday, 15 January 2016

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Rio de Janeiro Olympics facing deep cuts unseen in decades

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Cuts, cuts and more cuts.

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Despite recent setback, No. 5 Ohio St up to big expectations

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Kevin McGuff embraced high expectations when he took the job as Ohio State women's basketball coach three years ago.

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As trial looms, baseball fans already won in MLB TV dispute

NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball fans are already the winners in a lawsuit scheduled for trial next week after the league agreed to let consumers buy single-team television packages for the first time.

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Browns keeping special teams coordinator Chris Tabor

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Browns are hanging on to special teams coordinator Chris Tabor.

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Indians, closer Allen agree to 1-year, $4.15 million deal

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Indians and closer Cody Allen reached agreement on a $4.15 million contract for next season to avoid arbitration.

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Japan honors Hank Aaron with Order of the Rising Sun

ATLANTA (AP) — Japan honored former home run king Hank Aaron with one of its highest awards on Thursday, saying he is a symbol of its close relationship with the United States and their shared love of baseball.

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Spurs beat Cavaliers 99-95 for 32nd straight win at home

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The Cleveland Cavaliers gave San Antonio another tense test at home before the Spurs rose up on defense for what they deemed their biggest win of the season.

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