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Wednesday, Apr 23, 2014 - 4:45pm

Emmert supports more efficient, effective NCAA

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- NCAA President Mark Emmert believes college sports can address the concerns of union organizers without changing the entire model....

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Wednesday, Apr 23, 2014 - 3:09pm

Penn St. fans plan new statue of Joe Paterno

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) -- With one Joe Paterno statue in storage, fans of the late Penn State football coach are commissioning a new one to be placed across from the university....

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Wednesday, Apr 23, 2014 - 3:06pm

Oldest living ex-MLB player dies in Cuba at 102

HAVANA (AP) -- Conrado Marrero, the diminutive Cuban right-hander who pitched for the Washington Senators in the 1950s and in 2011 became the oldest living former Major League Baseball player, died in Havana on Wednesday. He was 102, just two days short of his 103rd birthday....

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Wednesday, Apr 23, 2014 - 3:03pm

For Wrigley, it's party of a century

CHICAGO (AP) -- For Wrigley Field, it really was the party of a century....

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Wednesday, Apr 23, 2014 - 2:30pm

Jackson seeking Knicks coach, says it won't be him

GREENBURGH, N.Y. (AP) -- The coaching search is on in New York, and the best possible candidate has already been eliminated....

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Wednesday, Apr 23, 2014 - 2:04pm

Cardinals player gets probation for assault plea

PHOENIX (AP) -- A judge on Wednesday sentenced Arizona Cardinals inside linebacker Daryl Washington to a year of supervised probation for assaulting a former girlfriend who is the mother of his daughter....

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Wednesday, Apr 23, 2014 - 10:51am

Bobcats' Al Jefferson still in walking boot

MIAMI (AP) -- Al Jefferson was still in his walking boot when the Charlotte Bobcats arrived for their shootaround hours before facing the Miami Heat in Game 2 of an Eastern Conference first-round series....

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Wednesday, Apr 23, 2014 - 8:58am

Sherpas leave Everest; some expeditions nix climbs

KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) -- Dozens of Sherpa guides packed up their tents and left Mount Everest's base camp Wednesday, after the deaths of 16 of their colleagues in an avalanche exposed an undercurrent of resentment by Sherpas over their pay, treatment and benefits....

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Wednesday, Apr 23, 2014 - 7:41am

Pujols 1st to hit HRs No. 499, 500 in same game

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Albert Pujols smiled as he explained why he felt the need to apologize to his wife for hitting homer No. 500 so quickly after No. 499....

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