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Wednesday, Dec 17, 2014 - 3:52pm

Crosby returns to ice, 3 Penguins tested for mumps

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby returned from a bout with mumps, while several teammates were tested for the virus as a precaution....

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Wednesday, Dec 17, 2014 - 3:48pm

49ers release McDonald amid further legal trouble

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) -- Defensive lineman Ray McDonald has been released by the San Francisco 49ers amid an investigation by San Jose police into McDonald on suspicion of sexual assault....

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Wednesday, Dec 17, 2014 - 3:36pm

APNewsBreak: Garcia resigns as FIFA prosecutor

GENEVA (AP) -- The American lawyer who led the investigation into the 2018 and 2022 World Cup bid process resigned from the FIFA ethics committee on Wednesday in protest over the handling of his findings....

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Wednesday, Dec 17, 2014 - 3:34pm

Painkillers lawsuit against NFL dismissed

NEW YORK (AP) -- A lawsuit brought by retired NFL players against the league for routinely mishandling painkillers has been dismissed....

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Wednesday, Dec 17, 2014 - 3:19pm

Kurt Busch says he told ex-girlfriend to leave

DOVER, Del. (AP) -- Kurt Busch testified Wednesday that he repeatedly told his ex-girlfriend to leave his motorhome the night she claims the NASCAR driver assaulted her....

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Wednesday, Dec 17, 2014 - 3:18pm

EWU's Adams, SDSU's Zenner lead FCS All-Americans

Vernon Adams only needed to play 10 games for Eastern Washington to become an All-American....

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Wednesday, Dec 17, 2014 - 2:53pm

Baseball monitoring White House Cuba decision

Major League Baseball isn't sure of the impact of President Barack Obama's decision to re-establish diplomatic relations with Cuba....

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Wednesday, Dec 17, 2014 - 12:58pm

Panthers' Newton practicing 8 days after crash

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Panthers quarterback Cam Newton has returned to practice eight days after an automobile accident left him with two fractures in his lower back....

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Wednesday, Dec 17, 2014 - 11:58am

West Virginia athletic director Luck joining NCAA

West Virginia athletic director Oliver Luck is joining the NCAA as executive vice president of regulatory affairs....

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Wednesday, Dec 17, 2014 - 9:50am

AP sources: NFL employees turn over phone, email records

Nearly 500 employees at NFL headquarters in New York turned over phone and email records to investigators looking into how Commissioner Roger Goodell and his staff pursued and handled evidence in the Ray Rice case, two people familiar with the situation told The Associated Press on Tuesday....

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