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AP News - Jan 30, 2015 1:02 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Pentagon spokesman says the gunman who killed three American contractors at the Kabul airport was in an Afghan uniform and was subsequently killed.The spokesman, Rear Adm. John Kirby, said Friday that the attack that killed t ...more

AP News - Jan 30, 2015 12:54 PM

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.Eleven days of intensive care followed, ...more

AP News - Jan 30, 2015 12:42 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry will travel to Ukraine next week to show U.S. support for the government amid heightened conflict with pro-Russian separatists in the east of the country.State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki says ...more

AP News - Jan 30, 2015 10:58 AM

MARANELLO, Italy (AP) — After a year to forget, Ferrari unveiled the Formula One car it hopes will help drivers Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Raikkonen get the Italian team back to winning ways.Ferrari failed to win a race last season for the first ...more

AP News - Jan 30, 2015 10:41 AM

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Wayne Taylor Racing has been stripped of its third-place finish in the Rolex 24 at Daytona.IMSA issued a statement Friday saying Jordan Taylor violated the drive-time rule late in the endurance race that ended Sunday. ...more

AP News - Jan 30, 2015 8:26 AM

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Marathon champion Rita Jeptoo banned for two years for doping. ...more

AP News - Jan 30, 2015 7:11 AM

PHOENIX (AP) — Doug Baldwin led the Seattle Seahawks in catches and yards receiving.He ranked 42nd in the NFL in both categories.Forty-second.It's no surprise that Hall of Famer and NFL Network's Deion Sanders dissed Baldwin and th ...more

AP News - Jan 30, 2015 2:03 AM

Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide___N0.1 DJOKOVIC TAKES ON DEFENDING CHAMP WAWRINKA AT AUSTRALIAN OPENThe world No.1 meets the defending champion when Novak Djokovic takes on Stan Wawrinka at the Australian Open on Friday ...more

AP News - Jan 29, 2015 6:53 PM

PHOENIX (AP) — On some point Sunday it will happen. At least everyone hopes it happens.The biggest, most athletic tight end in football will be running downfield and be met in a full-speed collision with the hardest-hitting strong safety in the ...more

AP News - Jan 29, 2015 6:15 PM

PHOENIX (AP) — NFL officiating chief Dean Blandino says the inspection of the footballs by referee Walt Anderson before the AFC championship game was handled properly.Blandino also said Thursday the process of checking the footballs and security ...more