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HALF MOON BAY, Calif. (AP) — A surfing competition touted as one of the most hazardous sporting events in the world takes place Friday.Two dozen big-name, big-wave surfers are expected to descend on a coastal Northern California town for the Tit ...more

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Jeff Gordon will be in the booth and Tony Stewart in a bed when the NASCAR season begins.Neither NASCAR star will be in a car when Daytona International Speedway opens Friday for preparations for the Feb. 21 season-ope ...more

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Kenya is being investigated for breaching the world anti-doping code, WADA said Thursday, and could be declared non-compliant in a matter of weeks.The World Anti-Doping Agency said an independent compliance review committee will now evaluate Ken ...more

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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Lennie Pond, who raced for 17 years in NASCAR's premier series, has died. He was 75.The J.T. Morriss & Son Funeral Home in Chester, Virginia, said Pond died Wednesday but did not give a cause of death.A native of ...more

AP News - 10 hours ago

DAYTONA, Fla. (AP) — NASCAR has revamped its overtime procedure, moving to an unlimited green-white-checkered finish and establishing an "overtime line" to determine the race winner.The arbitrary OT line will vary by track. If the race leader pa ...more

AP News - 16 hours ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — Scientists say they have detected gravitational ripples, just as Einstein predicted a century ago. ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Police are investigating the death of an infant boy in a Washington residence where authorities say there were other children but no adult supervision.Authorities say they responded to the house Wednesday morning and found the ...more

AP News - 19 hours ago

VIRGINIA WATER, England (AP) — The European Tour says its new Pace of Play policy has helped reduce average round times and may result in an increased size of fields for tournaments.The tour is attempting to combat the issue of slow play by intr ...more

AP News - Feb 11, 2016 2:21 AM

A classy move for a classy jockey.The National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame waived a few requirements Wednesday, clearing the way for retired rider Ramon Dominguez to be eligible for the Hall of Fame this year.A three-time Eclipse Aw ...more

AP News - Feb 10, 2016 4:56 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — AP source: U.S. Department of Justice expected to announce civil rights suit against Ferguson. ...more