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Olympic champ Zaripova faces losing gold in doping ban

MOSCOW (AP) -- Russian athlete Yulia Zaripova faces losing her gold medal in the 3,000 steeplechase from the 2012 London Olympics after being banned for doping....

Olympic champ Zaripova faces losing gold in doping ban

MOSCOW (AP) -- Russian athlete Yulia Zaripova faces losing her gold medal in the 3,000 steeplechase from the 2012 London Olympics after being banned for doping....

IMSA strips Wayne Taylor Racing of 3rd place in Rolex 24

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- Wayne Taylor Racing has been stripped of its third-place finish in the Rolex 24 at Daytona....

Vinovich survives health scare to referee Super Bowl

PHOENIX (AP) -- One moment Bill Vinovich was lifting weights to stay in shape for the NFL season, the next he was on a hospital bed overhearing doctors say the next 48 hours would determine if he would live....

For 1st time since '80, Hawks get 3 players in All-Star Game

ATLANTA (AP) -- The Hawks keep reaping the rewards for their amazing season....

Doug Baldwin headlines group of unheralded receivers

PHOENIX (AP) -- Doug Baldwin led the Seattle Seahawks in catches and yards receiving....

Businesses stay clear of using Super Bowl name

PHOENIX (AP) -- It is the game that must not be named - at least not without permission....

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Shakira gives birth to 2nd baby with Spanish football star

MADRID (AP) -- Colombian pop singer Shakira says she has given birth to a girl, her second child with partner, Spanish football star Gerard Pique....

Philip Seymour Hoffman theater prize is seeking submissions

NEW YORK (AP) -- A new theater prize inspired by Philip Seymour Hoffman has been launched, seeking play submissions that "exhibit fearlessness."...

A timeline of 'Suge' Knight's legal and medical troubles

A look at Death Row Records founder Marion "Suge" Knight's troubles over the past 20 years:...

Ex-rap mogul 'Suge' Knight arrested in deadly hit-and-run

WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif. (AP) -- Marion "Suge" Knight, the former music mogul who created one of hip-hop's leading labels and became the impresario of gangster rap, was arrested early Friday on suspicion of hitting and killing a man with his truck and then fleeing the crash near Los Angeles....

Israeli conductor collapses at Swiss concert, dies

BERLIN (AP) -- Organizers of a Swiss music festival say Israeli conductor Israel Yinon collapsed during a performance and died....

James Franco tries to move beyond "The Interview"

PARK CITY, Utah (AP) -- Almost two months after the hack heard `round the world, James Franco is trying and ready to move past "The Interview."...

Rod McKuen, mega-selling poet and performer, dies at 81

NEW YORK (AP) -- Rod McKuen, the husky-voiced "King of Kitsch" whose avalanche of music, verse and spoken-word recordings in the 1960s and '70s overwhelmed critical mockery and made him an Oscar-nominated songwriter and one of the best-selling poets in history, has died. He was 81....

Cardinals' Peterson wins Madden Bowl over Eagles' McCoy

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- Rain drenched the Madden Bowl party but didn't keep partygoers from being glued to the action on screens and mingling with the NFL stars in attendance....

AP Source: Missy Elliott to join Perry for Super Bowl half

PHOENIX (AP) -- Missy Elliott is going to "Work It" at the Super Bowl with Katy Perry....

Idina Menzel ready for spotlight at Super Bowl

PHOENIX (AP) -- Broadway star Idina Menzel says Whitney Houston's rendition of the national anthem is her favorite version, but she's looking to make the song her own this Sunday....

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