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Holcomb of US wins World Cup bobsled overall title

KONIGSSEE, Germany (AP) — Steven Holcomb will freely acknowledge that it was not a perfect season. Yet he's still the bobsled World Cup champion.

Last Updated on Saturday, 25 January 2014

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Protests against World Cup planned in Brazil

SAO PAULO (AP) — Latin America's biggest country is bracing itself for a wave of nationwide protests against the World Cup organized via social networks.

Last Updated on Saturday, 25 January 2014

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Spieth steals the show at Torrey Pines

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The crowd was by far the largest at Torrey Pines, with eight-time champion Tiger Woods in the middle of the action.

Last Updated on Saturday, 25 January 2014

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Ross, Smith help No. 17 OSU end 4-game skid

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — All Lenzelle Smith Jr. wanted was to see his teammates happy for a change.

Last Updated on Friday, 24 January 2014

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Pettine plans to bring toughness to Browns

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Confidence trickling from every response, Mike Pettine handled the onslaught of questions at his introductory news conference like a seasoned pro. He was in total control.

Last Updated on Friday, 24 January 2014

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Nadal beats Federer, reaches Australian Open final

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Rafael Nadal continued his dominant streak over Roger Federer to reach the Australian Open final for the third time, beating the 17-time major winner 7-6 (4), 6-3, 6-3 Friday night to set up a championship decider against No. 8-seeded Stan Wawrinka.

Last Updated on Friday, 24 January 2014

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Tiger has some catching up to do at Torrey Pines

SAN DIEGO (AP) — He has a long history with Torrey Pines, including a win he calls "the best day of my life." He opened the Farmers Insurance Open with a 5-under 67 on the beastly South Course, a clean card with no bogeys and no complaints.

Last Updated on Friday, 24 January 2014

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USBSF defending Jones' selection to Olympic team

Lolo Jones' selection to the U.S. Olympic bobsled team is being strongly defended by those who made the pick, amid growing criticism that her popularity played a role in the decision and overshadowed the results of other hopefuls.

Last Updated on Friday, 24 January 2014

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