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  • BC-HKN--NHL Capsules

    Updated: 12 hr ago

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — James Neal scored the only goal of a six-round shootout to give the Nashville Predators a 4-3 win over the Los Angeles Kings on Tuesday night. Craig Smith, Ryan Ellis and Eric Nystrom scored in regulation for Nashville, winners of four of five. In the shootout,...

  • BC-HKN--Obit-Murray Oliver

    Updated: 14 hr ago

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Murray Oliver, a five-time All-Star who briefly coached the Minnesota North Stars, has died from a heart attack. He was 77. Oliver, who died on Sunday, played for the Detroit Red Wings, Boston Bruins, Toronto Maple Leafs and North Stars in a career that started in...

  • Ex-North Star Murray Oliver dies at 77

    Updated: 14 hr ago

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Murray Oliver, a five-time All-Star who briefly coached the Minnesota North Stars, has died from a heart attack. He was 77. Oliver, who died on Sunday, played for the Detroit Red Wings, Boston Bruins, Toronto Maple Leafs and North Stars in a career that started in...

  • Billie Jean King, Elton John host tennis in London

    Updated: 18 hr ago

    NEW YORK (AP) — Billie Jean King and Elton John will coach a tennis event at Royal Albert Hall in London, featuring Tim Henman and Andy Roddick. King's annual World Team Tennis Smash Hits will be held Dec. 7 and benefit the Elton John AIDS Foundation. WTT announced the full rosters on...

  • Chiefs' Berry has support from all corners

    Updated: 19 hr ago

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Wide receiver Jason Avant arrived in Kansas City a few days ago, a mid-season signing by the Chiefs. He was leaving his hotel Tuesday when a woman mustered up the courage to approach him. She didn't want to welcome him to the team. Or wish him luck on Sunday....

  • Lawmaker aims to halt leaks of nude photos, video

    Updated: 21 hr ago

    TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey lawmaker wants to increase penalties for leaking a person's private videos and photos — like the nude pictures of Jennifer Lawrence and other celebrities posted online earlier this year. Democratic Sen. Richard Codey recently introduced the measure...

  • Cosby philanthropy shadowed by sexual allegations

    Updated: 21 hr ago

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bill Cosby's record of big donations to colleges and other institutions has been a key part of his rosy public image. But even his generosity can't stand apart from the rising tide of allegations made by women accusing him of sexual assault. A North Carolina school,...

  • Shia LaBeouf making progress on treatment

    Updated: 21 hr ago

    NEW YORK (AP) — Actor Shia LaBeouf (SHY'-uh luh-BUF') is complying with treatment ordered as part of a plea deal stemming from a bizarre episode during the Broadway show "Cabaret." The 28-year-old "Transformers" star appeared in a Manhattan court Tuesday to show proof that he's been...

  • 'Birdman' leads Spirit Awards nominations

    Updated: 22 hr ago

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Birdman" took flight with a leading six Independent Spirit Awards nominations. Star Michael Keaton and director Alejandro González Iñárritu both picked up nominations on Tuesday for the dark showbiz comedy. Nods also went to supporting actors Emma Stone and Edward...

  • MLS player rues slow acceptance of gays in sports

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    NEW YORK (AP) — Los Angeles Galaxy soccer star Robbie Rogers wants some company, now that he's the last man standing as an openly gay athlete in a U.S. professional league. Jason Collins recently retired from the NBA, and Michael Sam is without an NFL team. That leaves Rogers, the...

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