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Filly Ria Antonia to run against boys in Preakness

BALTIMORE (AP) — A filly is going to challenge the boys in the Preakness for the first time since 2009 when Rachel Alexandra won.

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Congo soccer stadium stampede kills at least 15

KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — A stampede at a soccer stadium in Congo's capital killed at least 15 people after angry fans threw rocks from the stands, prompting security officers to fire tear gas that caused crowds to flee in panic, government officials and witnesses said Monday.

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Tomlin, Morgan key Indians' 6-5 win over Rays

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Nyjer Morgan used his speed to get two key infield hits early in the game. His rare long ball provided an important late run.

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Frazier, Bailey lead Reds to 4-1 win over Rockies

CINCINNATI (AP) — Aroldis Chapman let baseball know in his own way that his long journey back from an scary injury was complete: with a 100 mph strike to the game's hottest hitter.

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A big putt, and a big win for Martin Kaymer

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Martin Kaymer thought his gap wedge to the island green on the 17th hole at The Players Championship was fine. He couldn't believe it when he realized it had bounced sideways and spun so hard that it wound up in the shaggy collar, a foot away from going into the water.

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Clippers' Sterling apologizes, says 'not a racist'

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling apologized Sunday for racist comments captured on tape, saying they were a "terrible mistake."

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No hesitation for networks airing Sam reaction

NEW YORK (AP) — The handsome football player gets drafted by an NFL team, plants an emotional kiss on his sweetheart and gives sportscasts a feel-good video clip.

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High cost, corruption claims mar Brazil World Cup

BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — The cost of building Brasilia's World Cup stadium has nearly tripled to $900 million in public funds, largely due to allegedly fraudulent billing, government auditors say. The spike in costs has made it the world's second-most expensive soccer arena, even though the city has no major professional team.

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