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November 24, 2017 - 9:20 am
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The IOC has disqualified two-time Sochi Olympic bobsled champion Alexander Zubkov and three other Russians for their part in a state-backed doping program. The International Olympic Committee says Zubkov, who is now the Russian bobsled federation president, has been...
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November 24, 2017 - 8:37 am
NFL-SCHEDULE Vikings extend win streak...Chargers silence Cowboys...Redskins top Giants UNDATED (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings have a stronger hold on first place in the NFC North after knocking off the second-place team. The Vikings also have a seven-game winning streak after Case Keenum threw for...
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November 24, 2017 - 8:32 am
GENEVA (AP) — In a possible shift of support for Russian athletes competing at the Pyeongchang Olympics, IOC President Thomas Bach told critics on Friday not to put pressure on his executive board before a key decision next month. Bach will chair an IOC board meeting on Dec. 5 which could ban...
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Utah quarterback Tyler Huntley (1) readies a pass as Washington defender Ezekiel Turner moves in during the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
November 24, 2017 - 8:10 am
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Six wins isn't exactly what Colorado or Utah were shooting for at the beginning of the season but that's what the two programs are desperate for in the season finale. The two meet Saturday in a do-or-die game of sorts with bowl eligibility on the line. The loser goes home...
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November 24, 2017 - 7:45 am
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — For USA Basketball, the first World Cup qualifying test is out of the way. Jameel Warney and Reggie Hearn each scored 17 points and the United States opened qualifying for the 2019 Basketball World Cup with an 85-78 victory over Puerto Rico on Thursday night. Xavier Munford...
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Stanford running back Bryce Love (20) is tackled by a group of California defenders during the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, in Stanford, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
November 24, 2017 - 7:16 am
STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — When Stanford steps on the field to take on No. 9 Notre Dame, it would be understandable if the 20th-ranked Cardinal also paid close attention to what was happening several hundred miles north of the Bay Area. Because as much as it would mean for Stanford (8-3, No. 21 CFP)...
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FILE - In this July 6, 2016, file photo, Oscar Pistorius, center, arrives at the High Court in Pretoria, South Africa, for a sentencing hearing for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp in his home on Valentine's Day 2013. Pistorius has had his prison sentence extended to 13 years and 5 months in the High Court of Appeal in Bloemfontein Friday, Nov. 24, 2017. (AP Photo/Shiraaz Mohamed, File)
November 24, 2017 - 7:02 am
SOMERSET WEST, South Africa (AP) — Oscar Pistorius' prison sentence was more than doubled to 13 years and five months on Friday, a surprisingly dramatic intervention by South Africa's Supreme Court of Appeal in the Olympic athlete's fate after the murder of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. In an...
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November 24, 2017 - 4:54 am
HONG KONG (AP) — S.S.P. Chawrasia extended his lead at the Hong Kong Open to two strokes Friday after a 4-under 66 in the second round. Chawrasia, who had led by one at the Hong Kong Golf Club, is at 9-under 131 overall and took as much as a five-stroke lead at one point. "Yesterday I was putting...
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FILE - In this Nov. 18, 2917, file photo, Oregon State head coach Cory Hall gestures during an NCAA college football game, in Corvallis, Ore. Oregon and Oregon State head into the 121st Civil War game in Eugene, Ore., Saturday, Nov. 25, 2017, looking very different than last season. (AP Photo/Timothy J. Gonzalez, File)
November 24, 2017 - 4:14 am
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Oregon coach Willie Taggart has never experienced a Civil War game, but he certainly knows hard feelings when he sees them. And that's what he sees among the Ducks. Oregon lost 34-24 to Oregon State last year in the 120th Civil War rivalry game, snapping an eight-year losing...
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