Iditarod Sled Dog Race Finish Line
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Video: 46th annual Iditarod Sled Dog Race, tainted by dog doping scandal

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The 46th running of Alaska’s famed Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race kicks off Saturday amid the most turbulent year ever for the annual long-distance contest that spans mountain ranges, the frozen Yukon River and dangerous sea ice along the Bering Sea...
Katie Couric speech
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Katie Couric spoke about sexist attitudes, Thursday at Procter & Gamble’s Cincinnati headquarters

CINCINNATI (AP) — Veteran TV journalist Katie Couric says she has faced sexist attitudes in her career, such as demeaning descriptions and “gross comments.” Couric spoke Thursday at consumer products maker Procter & Gamble’s Cincinnati headquarters in a...
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Markets Right Now: Plans for steel tariffs sink US stocks

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 4 p.m. Stocks fell sharply as investors worried that President Donald Trump’s planned tariffs on steel and aluminum will lead to retaliation from other countries. Trump told industry...
Putin nuclear arsenal talk
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Video: Putin’s State of the Nation address highlights Russian nuclear arsenal

Putin shows new Russian nuclear weapons: ‘It isn’t a bluff’. MOSCOW (AP) — An underwater drone armed with a nuclear warhead powerful enough to sweep away coastal facilities and aircraft carriers. A hypersonic vehicle impossible to intercept as it flies in a...
Buckeyes Basketball's Keita Bates-Diop
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Buckeyes’ Bates-Diop and Coach Holtmann, AP’s Big Ten top honorees

By ERIC OLSON, AP Sports Writer – Ohio State’s Keita Bates-Diop is The Associated Press player of the year in the Big Ten Conference and the Buckeyes’ Chris Holtmann is its coach of the year. Bates-Diop and Purdue’s Carsen Edwards were unanimous picks to...
Titans HC Vrabel
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NFL: Teams back at combine in search of 2018 success

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Lured out of the broadcast booth with a $100 million contract that makes him the highest-paid football coach ever, Jon Gruden sauntered up to the podium and flashed that mischievous smile. “I’m very excited to be back here in Indianapolis,”...
Browns GM Dorsey at NFL Combine Press Conference
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Browns on the clock: GM Dorsey taking calls for No. 1 draft pick

Browns GM John Dorsey willing to take calls about No. 1 pick INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — John Dorsey might make a deal for the top pick in this year’s NFL draft — if the price is the right. At the league’s scouting combine on Thursday, the Cleveland Browns general manager...
Thursday News Minute, Mar. 1
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Thursday News Minute video, Mar. 1

News Minute AP video headlines report for Thursday, March 1: Vladimir Putin says Russia has tested an array of new nuclear weapons; Major retailers take action on gun control; Brexit talks continue in London; Rescued chimp helps co-pilot flight to safety.  
Patty Mills, NBA
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Cavaliers ban fan who shouted racial taunts at Spurs’ Mills

Cavaliers ban fan who aimed racial taunts at Spurs’ Mills INDEPENDENCE, Ohio – By Tom Withers,  AP Sports Writer (AP) — The Cleveland Cavaliers have indefinitely banned a fan from their arena for making racial taunts at San Antonio’s Patty Mills. Security...
LeBron sets All-time NBA combo records
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NBA Video: LeBron 1st in NBA with 30k points, 8k rebounds, 8k assists

CLEVELAND by STEVE HERRICK (AP) — LeBron James had quite a February in a one-of-a-kind career. He finished the month averaging a triple-double for the first time in his career after producing 31 points, 12 rebounds and 11 assists on Tuesday night in the Cleveland Cavaliers’...