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Bishop ousted as PGA of America president

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — Ted Bishop was never afraid to take a risk or share his strong opinions on any subject during his 23 months as president of the PGA of America. Ultimately, that wound up costing him his job.

Last Updated on Saturday, 25 October 2014

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Unpaid volunteers worth millions to Olympic Games

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Rio needs 70,000 unpaid volunteers for the 2016 Olympics and Paralympics, and Brazilian Olympic medalist Ricardo Prado is making a pitch with a deadline for signups just three weeks away.

Last Updated on Saturday, 25 October 2014

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Loud crowd? No. 13 Buckeyes say they're used to it

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — In order for Penn State to pull an upset against No. 13 Ohio State on Saturday night, coach James Franklin feels the Nittany Lions' 12th man must get in the game.

Last Updated on Friday, 24 October 2014

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Cavs, Bulls the expected frontrunners in East

LeBron James is again surrounded by an All-Star caliber guard, a big man who can score and 3-point sharpshooters.

Sounds familiar.

Last Updated on Friday, 24 October 2014

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Western Conference, defending champs tough as ever

Calling it the Wild West just doesn't do it justice anymore.

Last Updated on Friday, 24 October 2014

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World Series fan creates buzz with Marlins jersey

MIAMI (AP) — Among the standouts at Games 1 and 2 of the World Series was a Miami Marlins fan in the front row behind home plate.

Last Updated on Friday, 24 October 2014

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Edwards and Newman are surprises of NASCAR's Chase

MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) — NASCAR's new championship format came with fan-friendly brackets that likely had fans advancing Jimmie Johnson and Dale Earnhardt Jr. deep into the playoffs.

Last Updated on Friday, 24 October 2014

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College player with brain tumor ready to play

CINCINNATI (AP) — A clock above the court reminds everyone that it's only 5:58 a.m. Fifteen slow-moving women's basketball players at Division III Mount St. Joseph form a circle near one of the baskets and stretch quietly.

Last Updated on Friday, 24 October 2014

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