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Failures in oversight worsened UNC academic fraud

University of North Carolina Chancellor Carol Folt addresses members of the media regarding an investigation into academic irregularities at the University during a press conference following a special joint meeting of the University of North Carolina Board of Governors and the...
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Steve Nash ruled out for season with back injury

FILE – In this April 1, 2014, file photo, Los Angeles Lakers guard Steve Nash (10) drives around Portland Trail Blazers guard Mo Williams during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Los Angeles. The Lakers announced Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, that Nash has been ruled...

Alleged MLB drug supplier pleads not guilty

MIAMI (AP) — A man described by the Drug Enforcement Administration as a black-market chemist who concocted athletic performance-enhancing drugs in his garage pleaded not guilty Thursday to criminal charges arising from Major League Baseball’s recent drug scandal....
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Judge questions $75M NCAA concussion settlement

Nebraska receiver Jordan Westerkamp (1) leaps over Northwestern defender Godwin Igwebuike (16) with 12:37 left in the second quarter. The Nebraska Cornhuskers played a football game against the Northwestern Wildcats at Ryan Field in Evanston, Illinois, Oct. 18, 2014. (AP...
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Compton among early leaders at Sea Island

Padraig Harrington, of Ireland, watches his tee shot on the ninth hole during the first round of the McGladrey Classic golf tournament on Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, in St. Simons Island, Ga. (AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton) Padraig Harrington, of Ireland, watches his tee shot on the...
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Florida to start QB Treon Harris against Georgia

Florida quarterback Treon Harris (3) looks for a receiver as he is pressured by Missouri linebacker Donavin Newsom, right, during the second half of an NCAA college football game in Gainesville, Fla., Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014. Missouri won 42-13. (AP Photo/John Raoux) Florida...
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’85 World Series Royals relishing playoff run

Former Kansas City Royals Bret Saberhagen shakes hands with hall of famer George Brett before Game 3 of the American League baseball championship series against the Baltimore Orioles Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum ) Former Kansas City Royals...
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Redskins’ Gruden: RG3 is ‘wild card’ for Monday

Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins, left, sits on the bench with quarterback Colt McCoy and quarterback Robert Griffin III, right, during the second half of an NFL football game against the Tennessee Titans, Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, in Landover, Md. The Redskins won...

NBA owners vote down lottery reform

NEW YORK (AP) — NBA owners have voted down proposed changes to the league’s draft lottery system, staving off efforts to curb tanking for the time being. The proposal needed 23 votes for approval but only received 17, with 13 lining up to vote against it at the...
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Leafs-Senators game postponed after shootings

Police teams enter Centre Block at Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Wednesday Oct. 22, 2014. A soldier standing guard at the National War Memorial was shot by an unknown gunman and people reported hearing gunfire inside the halls of Parliament. Prime Minister Stephen Harper was...