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Jeff Gordon wins pole for final Daytona 500 of his career

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The qualifying session for NASCAR's biggest race of the year was lambasted by Tony Stewart as "a complete embarrassment" and called a "cute show" by Clint Bowyer.

Last Updated on Monday, 16 February 2015

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Mo'ne Davis outshines Kevin Hart at celebrity All-Star game

NEW YORK (AP) — Little League phenom Mo'ne Davis was so impressive on a basketball court she momentarily silenced trash-talking "Wedding Ringer" star Kevin Hart.

Last Updated on Saturday, 14 February 2015

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3-point contest could have more appeal than dunk contest

NEW YORK (AP) — Dominique Wilkins remembers a time not so long ago when the most-anticipated event during NBA All-Star weekend was the dunk contest, how fans looked forward to his duels with Michael Jordan and what creative slam they would come up with next.

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Wiggins leads World team past US in Rising Stars Challenge

NEW YORK (AP) — Andrew Wiggins scored 22 points, Rudy Gobert added 18 points, 12 rebounds and three blocked shots, and the World team beat the U.S. 121-112 on Friday night in the Rising Stars Challenge at All-Star weekend.

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Anisimov's overtime goal lifts Blue Jackets past Flyers, 4-3

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — In the most unlikely of comebacks, the Columbus Blue Jackets relied on the most unlikely of goal scorers.

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Ray Rice posts Facebook statement apologizing to Ravens fans

BALTIMORE (AP) — Ex-Ravens player Ray Rice has posted a statement apologizing to fans for a "horrible mistake" and asking for forgiveness ahead of the one-year anniversary of a domestic-violence charge.

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Westminster dog show agility contest grows by leaps, bounds

 

NEW YORK (AP) — Maggie and Lacey lead a typical work-hard, play-hard lifestyle, putting in 50-plus hours a week in a psychiatrist's office and devoting another eight or more hours weekly to training and competing in their favorite sport.

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Hirscher takes lead after 1st run of giant slalom at worlds

BEAVER CREEK, Colo. (AP) — Marcel Hirscher vs. Ted Ligety. The two best giant slalom skiers against a tightly packed field.

Last Updated on Friday, 13 February 2015

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