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Warm weather forced Iditarod farther north

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Much of the start of the world's most famous sled dog race is covered in barren gravel, forcing Iditarod organizers to move the start further north where there is snow and ice.

Last Updated on Friday, 06 March 2015

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East-leading Hawks face LeBron in possible playoff preview

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Hawks are blowing away everyone in the Eastern Conference.

Last Updated on Friday, 06 March 2015

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Commentary: Despite Atlanta’s huge lead in standings, Cavaliers best team in East

The Cavaliers aren’t a perfect team — anyone who has watched Matthew Dellavedova play point guard for longer than a five-minute stretch can see that — but they are the best team in the Eastern Conference.

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Cueto makes debut, Badenhop hit hard as Indians win 9-3

GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Cincinnati's Johnny Cueto made his spring debut and allowed one hit and struck out two in two scoreless innings on Thursday.

Last Updated on Friday, 06 March 2015

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Holmes ties a record and builds a 4-shot lead at Doral

DORAL, Fla. (AP) — J.B. Holmes said one thing. His score said another.

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An ocean away, Pacquiao's trainer makes some noise from afar

 

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Armed guards patrolling the gym where Manny Pacquiao trains. Stealthy attempts to disrupt Pacquiao's sparring. And a bit of trash talking just to spice things up two months before the big fight.

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Coach's adopted toddler builds a life with hoops team

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Joanne Boyle offered a quick prayer before clicking the photo link of a days-old girl in a Senegalese orphanage. Maybe, after so many years of waiting, this would be the child the Virginia women's basketball coach could bring home.

Last Updated on Thursday, 05 March 2015

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Boston bombing victim recalls seeing her shredded leg

BOSTON (AP) — Roseann Sdoia saw two flashes of white light at her feet near the finish line of the Boston Marathon, looked down, and for a split second thought to herself: I'm wearing strappy sandals.

Last Updated on Thursday, 05 March 2015

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