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NBA charges Sterling, sets up June 3 hearing

NEW YORK (AP) — The NBA charged Donald Sterling on Monday with damaging the league and its teams with his racist comments, setting up a June 3 hearing after which owners could vote to terminate his ownership of the Los Angeles Clippers.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 20 May 2014

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Syrian soccer goalie-turned-rebel becomes icon

BEIRUT (AP) — He began as a local hero on the soccer field, playing for the most popular team of his home city Homs and rising toward national stardom across Syria. But when the uprising against President Bashar Assad began, Abdelbaset Sarout left all of it to lead peaceful protests, rallying thousands to demand Assad leave power.

Last Updated on Monday, 19 May 2014

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Manziel passes first test with Browns

CLEVELAND (AP) — Johnny Manziel spent his first weekend in the NFL hanging around other rookies and unsigned free agents.

Last Updated on Monday, 19 May 2014

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California Chrome cleared to wear nasal strip

NEW YORK (AP) — California Chrome can breathe easy — he's allowed to wear a nasal strip when he goes for the Triple Crown in the Belmont Stakes.

Last Updated on Monday, 19 May 2014

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Xavier, Ohio, men's hoops coach extended 2 years

CINCINNATI (AP) — Xavier University has added two years to men's basketball coach Chris Mack's contract.

Last Updated on Monday, 19 May 2014

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Kurt Busch crashes during Indy 500 practice

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Kurt Busch's attempt to complete "the double" just got tougher.

Last Updated on Monday, 19 May 2014

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NBA's biggest losers look for lottery win

NEW YORK (AP) — They lost often, as in 67 times for the Milwaukee Bucks.

Last Updated on Monday, 19 May 2014

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Everything must go: Silverdome's assets for sale

 

PONTIAC, Mich. (AP) — The Pontiac Silverdome was the place Elvis, Led Zeppelin and the Rolling Stones played. And Pope John Paul II prayed. It's where Barry Sanders and Isiah Thomas became Detroit sports legends.

Last Updated on Monday, 19 May 2014

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