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Joe McKeehen wins World Series of Poker _ $7.68 million

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Pennsylvania poker pro Joe McKeehen never gave up his lead in the World Series of Poker's championship event, and took home $7.68 million Tuesday night as the victor.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 11 November 2015

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Meeting between Putin and Russian sports leaders canceled

MOSCOW (AP) — Vladimir Putin canceled a meeting with the country's sports leaders on Wednesday because of heavy rain in Sochi.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 11 November 2015

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Bach thinks Russia will do what is needed ahead of Rio Games

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — IOC President Thomas Bach says he believes Russia will take steps to ensure it complies with global anti-doping rules in time to allow its track and field athletes to compete at next year's Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

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Minnesota signs football coach Claeys to 3-year deal

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota signed interim football coach Tracy Claeys to a three-year deal Wednesday, a move that had been widely expected since Claeys stepped in when Jerry Kill retired suddenly for health reasons.

Financial terms weren't immediately released.

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FBI joins hunt for belts stolen from Boxing Hall of Fame

CANASTOTA, N.Y. (AP) — The FBI has joined the search for six world championship belts stolen from the International Boxing Hall of Fame in central New York.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 11 November 2015

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Manfred on track for Rose decision before end of year

BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) — Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred remains on track to decide Pete Rose's application for reinstatement by the end of next month.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 10 November 2015

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Stewart AP preseason All-American for third straight year

Breanna Stewart is now part of an elite group — just the fourth player to be chosen as a unanimous preseason Associated Press All-American twice.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 10 November 2015

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Ryder Cup carrot dangled in front of Knox

SHANGHAI (AP) — Russell Knox was the center of attention after winning the HSBC Champions, and not just with the sponsors.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 10 November 2015

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