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9-foot Joe Frazier statue rising in Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Busloads of tourists line up every day in Philadelphia to take photos with a statue of Rocky Balboa, the fictional heavyweight fighter made famous by Sylvester Stallone.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 02 September 2014

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Take my sweat, please: Tennis' gross ritual

NEW YORK (AP) — In a sport known for its genteel traditions, tennis has one increasingly common ritual that stands apart for its ickiness — the passing of the sweat-soaked towel. 

Last Updated on Tuesday, 02 September 2014

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Browns release QB Rex Grossman

CLEVELAND (AP) — Rex Grossman lost his tutoring gig with the Browns.

Last Updated on Sunday, 31 August 2014

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Heisey hits 2 HRs, leads Cueto, Reds over Pirates

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Cincinnati Reds likely envisioned themselves in the thick of a pennant race as the calendar turned to September. Yet, they're five games under .500 after injuries wreaked havoc on one of baseball's more talented rosters.

Last Updated on Sunday, 31 August 2014

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No. 5 Ohio State launches season against Navy

BALTIMORE — Navy head coach Ken Niumatalolo found the routine of watching film of fifth-ranked Ohio State to be cause for consternation as Saturday's season opener drew closer.

Last Updated on Saturday, 30 August 2014

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