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Friday, Feb 24, 2017 - 2:23pm

Transgender boy wins in first round of girls tournament

CYPRESS, Texas (AP) -- Mack Beggs, a 17-year-old transgender boy, has defeated his female opponent in the first round of match in the Texas state wrestling tournament....

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Friday, Feb 24, 2017 - 2:03pm

Bubble Watch: Izzo's Spartans still shoring up NCAA resume

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- Michigan State and Tom Izzo have repeatedly made March the Spartans' month with strong finishes and Final Four runs. The Spartans are having a tougher time locking down their NCAA Tournament spot and building late-season momentum this time around....

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Friday, Feb 24, 2017 - 1:25pm

Przemek Karnowski steadying presence for top-ranked Gonzaga

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) -- When No. 1 Gonzaga tries to complete an undefeated regular season on Saturday, perhaps no player will be more valuable than center Przemek Karnowski....

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Friday, Feb 24, 2017 - 12:35pm

IOC suggests more changes needed in Olympic host bidding

The International Olympic Committee wants to keep considering changes that could result in both the 2024 and 2028 Summer Games awarded in September....

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Friday, Feb 24, 2017 - 12:32pm

Penske signs Joey Logano and Shell-Pennzoil to new deal

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- Team Penske has locked up a major portion of its NASCAR program by signing driver Joey Logano, crew chief Todd Gordon and sponsor Shell-Pennzoil to extensions that run through "2022 and beyond."...

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Friday, Feb 24, 2017 - 10:15am

Jameis Winston: Comments about girls were 'poor word choice'

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) -- Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston, who was accused of raping another student when he was in college, said he made a "poor word choice" in comments about women in a 40-minute talk to students at a Florida elementary school earlier this week....

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Friday, Feb 24, 2017 - 8:48am

Budapest assembly to vote Wednesday on revoking Olympic bid

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) -- The mayor of Budapest says the city assembly will vote Wednesday on a motion to withdraw the city's bid to host the 2024 Olympics....

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Friday, Feb 24, 2017 - 1:37pm

Vonn criticizes ski officials after pulling out of race

CRANS MONTANA, Switzerland (AP) -- Lindsey Vonn wasn't about to risk another injury, and neither was Mikaela Shiffrin....

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Friday, Feb 24, 2017 - 7:31am

Charles Barkley drops curse word on 'Inside the NBA'

ATLANTA (AP) -- Charles Barkley accidentally used a curse word on-air when describing the New York Knicks' play on TNT's "Inside the NBA."...

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Friday, Feb 24, 2017 - 5:48am

Player power strikes again as Ranieri unseated at Leicester

For many, Claudio Ranieri deserved a job for life at Leicester....

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