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Big Ten power rankings: Michigan rises to the top after Purdue's upset of Ohio State

12 hours ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Last week's ranking in parentheses 1. Michigan (2) Jim Harbaugh's crew is finally atop a ranking that doesn't involve coolest spring break trips. 2. Iowa (3) Kirk Ferentz on a...
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Cam Levins sets new Canadian marathon record at Toronto Waterfront Marathon

13 hours ago   |   National Post

TORONTO - Cam Levins has shattered the elusive Canadian marathon record. The 29-year-old from Black Creek, B.C., ran two hours nine minutes 22 seconds in the Toronto Scotiabank...
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Egypt's Olympic body ratifies sanctions on Zamalek chief

15 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

CAIRO - The general assembly of the Egyptian Olympic Committee has ratified a two-year suspension of the chairman of one of Egypt's top soccer clubs.
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Ethiopian marathoner who made Rio protest returns from exile

16 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia - The Ethiopian marathon runner who made global headlines with an anti-government gesture at the Rio Olympics finish line returned from exile on Sunday...
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Agent says Usain Bolt has contract offer, coach not aware

Agent says Usain Bolt has contract offer, coach not aware

17 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today   |   4 articles

SYDNEY - Usain Bolt's long-time agent Ricky Simms said Sunday that the eight-time Olympic sprint gold medalist had received an A-League contract offer from the Central Coast...
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Tokyo Paralympics: Wheelchair-friendly rooms tough to find

2 days ago   |   National Post

TOKYO - The 2020 Tokyo Paralympics promise to be the best. They're being promoted just like the Olympics, planning is ahead of recent games in Rio de Janeiro and London, and...
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Keino says charges against him dropped, has been released

Keino says charges against him dropped, has been released

2 days ago   |   Saint Louis Today

NAIROBI, Kenya - Running great Kip Keino said Friday that charges against him in a Kenyan Olympic corruption case have been dropped and he has been released.
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Japan orders maker to fix questionable quake shock absorbers

2 days ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

TOKYO - The Japanese government on Friday ordered a company that falsified quality data for earthquake “shock absorbers” used in hundreds of buildings to speed up an...
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Auburn WR Anthony Schwartz challenges Tyreek Hill to race, Kansas City Chiefs star seems up for it

3 days ago   |   NBC Sports

An Olympic-caliber sprinter vs. one of the fastest players in the NFL? Sign us up for a race.
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PFL 10 middleweight playoff preview: Could a Cinderella advance to $1 million final?

3 days ago   |   MMAjunkie

On Saturday, the inaugural season of the Professional Fighters League continues its playoffs. The PFL debuted earlier this year with a regular season that had fighters...
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Saints beat Ravens after Justin Tucker misses extra point

Saints beat Ravens after Justin Tucker misses extra point

Justin Tucker missed the first extra point of his career at a bad time as the Saints beat the Ravens. Read more ...

Rajon Rondo, Chris Paul, Brandon Ingram suspended for roles in...

Rajon Rondo, Chris Paul, Brandon Ingram suspended for roles in Lakers-Rockets fight

Brandon Ingram, Rajon Rondo and Chris Paul were suspended for the fight that broke out late in the Lakers' home opener. Read more ...

The Latest: Saints' Brees throws 500th career touchdown pass

The Latest: Saints' Brees throws 500th career touchdown pass

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Anaheim Ducks retire Hall of Fame scorer Paul Kariya's No. 9

Anaheim Ducks retire Hall of Fame scorer Paul Kariya's No. 9

ANAHEIM, Calif. - The Anaheim Ducks have raised Paul Kariya's No. 9 to the Honda Center rafters, honoring the high-scoring forward who became a Hall of Famer. Read more ...

NASCAR results at Kansas: Chase Elliott secures win at Hollywood Casino 400

NASCAR results at Kansas: Chase Elliott secures win at Hollywood Casino 400

Elliott held off a late push from Kyle Busch and Kyle Larson to pick up the playoff victory at the Kansas Speedway. Read more ...

Raikkonen wins US Grand Prix as Hamilton F1 title bid denied

Raikkonen wins US Grand Prix as Hamilton F1 title bid denied

AUSTIN, Texas - Kimi Raikkonen earned his first win since 2013 and a big day from Ferrari at the U.S. Grand Prix on Sunday denied Lewis Hamilton's bid for a fifth career... Read more ...

Watson plays through injury, Texans beat reeling Jags 20-7

Watson plays through injury, Texans beat reeling Jags 20-7

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Deshaun Watson made the 800-mile trip to Jacksonville on a private bus. Read more ...

Several injured near Jacksonville stadium in apparent gang-related shooting

Several injured near Jacksonville stadium in apparent gang-related shooting

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Authorities say six people have been wounded, some seriously, in an apparent gang-related shooting blocks from the NFL stadium in Jacksonville where the... Read more ...

Former Islanders owner Charles Wang dies at 74

Former Islanders owner Charles Wang dies at 74

OYSTER BAY, N.Y. - Charles Wang, a technology company founder and former owner of the New York Islanders hockey team, died Sunday. He was 74. Wang died in Oyster Bay, New York... Read more ...

LeBron James' First Lakers Home Game Turns Into A Brawl

LeBron James' First Lakers Home Game Turns Into A Brawl

Players Chris Paul, Brandon Ingram and Rajon Rondo were all ejected for throwing punches. Read more ...