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Steelers-Bengals game produces $118,649 in fines

NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL fined five players from the Steelers-Bengals game last weekend a total of $118,649. Cincinnati linebacker Vontaze Burfict was fined $69,454 for three separate infractions.

Last Updated on Saturday, 19 December 2015

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Former No 1 pick Bush has minor deal with Texas after prison

Former No. 1 overall draft pick Matt Bush agreed on a minor league contract with the Texas Rangers after spending 3 1/2 years in prison for a drunken driving accident in Florida that seriously injured a man.

Last Updated on Saturday, 19 December 2015

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AP NewsBreak: Dodgers hit with over $43M in luxury tax

NEW YORK (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers were hit Friday with a record luxury tax of nearly $43.6 million for a payroll that fell just shy of $300 million.

Last Updated on Saturday, 19 December 2015

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Warriors avenge only loss by rallying past Bucks, 121-112

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The pregame chatter about Milwaukee's exuberant celebration after handing Golden State its first loss of the season last week carried on throughout the game, peaking in a postgame dustup between Draymond Green and O.J. Mayo.

Last Updated on Saturday, 19 December 2015

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Buckeyes ready for Notre Dame in the desert

 

COLUMBUS — Call it the Ohio State football team’s New Year’s resolution.

Last Updated on Friday, 18 December 2015

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Ohio State defense takes another hit

COLUMBUS — Ohio State was already missing suspended defensive tackle Adolphus Washington.

Last Updated on Friday, 18 December 2015

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James' courtside crash raises concerns for NBA fan safety

CLEVELAND (AP) — For years, NBA fans have been willing to pay thousands to sit courtside and watch some of the world's most powerful athletes run and jump.

Up close, there is nothing quite like the experience.

On Thursday night, that thrill came with a heavy price.

Last Updated on Friday, 18 December 2015

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Le Monde: Diack tells police of Russian political donation

PARIS (AP) — The Russian doping scandal took a new twist Friday when a French newspaper reported that former IAAF President Lamine Diack asked Russia for more than $1 million to fund the political opposition in his native Senegal.

Last Updated on Friday, 18 December 2015

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