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Martha Karolyi sidesteps responsibility in Nassar scandal

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NEW YORK (AP) — Former USA Gymnastics national team coordinator Martha Karolyi says she feels for the sexual abuse victims of a former national team doctor serving decades in prison but added she doesn't feel she should be held responsible for his...

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LARRY NASSAR ABUSE

NEW YORK (AP) — Former USA Gymnastics national team coordinator Martha Karolyi says she feels for the sexual abuse victims...

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Kipchoge, Cheruiyot of Kenya win at hottest London Marathon
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LONDON (AP) — The hottest-ever London Marathon featured a Kenyan double as Eliud Kipchoge swept to a third victory in front of Buckingham Palace...

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The Latest: Romney promises hard campaign in Senate primary
By: 0 Sat, Apr 21, 2018

WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah (AP) — The Latest on Mitt Romney's bid to win the GOP nomination for a U.S. Senate seat in Utah at the party's state...

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Newly signed Colorado College forward Grant Cruikshank will have famous family behind him
By: Kate Shefte - 0 Sat, Apr 21, 2018

Grant Cruikshank has ice not in his veins, but in his genetic code.

Even though he decided to stray from the family business a long time...

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Karolyis to NBC: 'No way' they knew about doctor's behavior
By: 0 Fri, Apr 20, 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — Former USA Gymnastics women's national team coordinator Martha Karolyi and husband Bela tell NBC they were unaware of the abusive...

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Fire damages lodge at Idaho's famed Sun Valley ski resort
By: 0 Thu, Apr 19, 2018

KETCHUM, Idaho (AP) — A raging fire at a base lodge at Idaho's famed Sun Valley Resort ski area heavily damaged the building just days after the ski...

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Olympic great Walsh Jennings announces beach volleyball tour
By: 0 Thu, Apr 19, 2018

Five-time Olympian Kerri Walsh Jennings has announced plans for her new beach volleyball circuit that will bring a sports and music festival to eight...

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Walsh-New Beach Tour Volleybal
By: 0 Thu, Apr 19, 2018

FILE - In this Aug. 17, 2016, file photo, United States' Kerri Walsh Jennings reacts while playing Brazil during the women's beach volleyball bronze...

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With USOC in turmoil, athletes testify about sex-abuse cases
By: 0 Wed, Apr 18, 2018

The question sex-abuse victim Craig Maurizi would like to ask U.S. Olympic leaders is simple and searing: "How can you sleep at night?"

Every...

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Ex-head of Hungarian swimming denies ordering rival slain
By: 0 Wed, Apr 18, 2018

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The former head of Hungary's swimming federation on Wednesday firmly denied allegations that he ordered the 1998 slaying of...

Russia blames official negligence for Olympic doping case
By: 0 Wed, Apr 18, 2018

MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian state medical official says "fecklessness" by bureaucrats was to blame for a bobsledder failing a doping test at the...

Ukraine backs down on sports boycott of Russia
By: 0 Wed, Apr 18, 2018

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine has backed down on a sports boycott of neighboring Russia, a month after banning its athletes from competing...

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WCup 2018 Cossack Patrols
By: 0 Wed, Apr 18, 2018

FILE - In this Jan. 30, 2014 file photo, Russian Cossack soldiers stand guard on a bridge at the ski resort Rosa Khutor in Krasnaya Polyana outside the...

Oregon plans new stadium to replace Hayward Field
By: 0 Tue, Apr 17, 2018

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — The University of Oregon will replace historic Hayward Field with a new track and field stadium to open in 2020.

Oregon...

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Coronado graduate Kyle Snyder wins AAU Sullivan Award as nation's best amateur athlete, only fourth wrestler ever
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NEW YORK - 2016 Olympic champion and two-time world champion Kyle Snyder won the 2018 AAU Sullivan Award in ceremonies at the New York Athletic Club...

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North Korea Kim First Ladies
By: 0 Tue, Apr 17, 2018

FILE - In this Feb. 9, 2018, file photo, Kim Yo Jong, sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, arrives for the opening ceremony of the 2018 Winter...

APSE pans new USA Wrestling policy for journalists
By: 0 Tue, Apr 17, 2018

The Associated Press Sports Editors organization has recommended that its members refrain from covering USA Wrestling events after the federation...

76ers, Mavericks to play 2 preseason games in China
By: 0 Tue, Apr 17, 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — Dirk Nowitzki's 21st NBA season will include a trip in China.

His Dallas Mavericks will play a pair of preseason games against...

Petrenko, Arakawa highlight World Figure Skating Hall class
By: 0 Tue, Apr 17, 2018

Olympic champions Viktor Petrenko, Shizuka Arakawa, and Elena Valova and Oleg Vasiliev have been elected to the World Figure Skating Hall of...

Olympic medalist Wieber sues USA Gymnastics, Michigan State
By: 0 Tue, Apr 17, 2018

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Olympic gold medalist Jordyn Wieber is the latest gymnast to sue Michigan State University, USA Gymnastics and the U.S....

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Olympian, Nassar victim McKayla Maroney trying to move on
By: 0 Tue, Apr 17, 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — McKayla Maroney's gymnastics career brought her a pair of Olympic medals and widespread fame.

It also brought her into close...

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Rumberg, Garcia named AP deputy sports editors
By: 0 Tue, Apr 17, 2018

NEW YORK (AP) — The Associated Press has named Howie Rumberg deputy sports editor for newsgathering and Oskar Garcia deputy sports editor for...

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Canadian figure skating star Chan announces retirement
By: 0 Mon, Apr 16, 2018

TORONTO (AP) — In Patrick Chan's perfect future, he's running a skating school in Vancouver with girlfriend Liz Putnam. The two are living in a...

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Chan Retires Figure Skating
By: 0 Mon, Apr 16, 2018

FILE - In this Feb. 17, 2018, file photo, Patrick Chan, of Canada, performs during the men's free figure skating final in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the...

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USA Wrestling requiring background checks, SafeSport training for journalists covering events
By: David Ramsey - 0 Mon, Apr 16, 2018

Journalists covering USA Wrestling competition will be required to pass a background check and take U.S. Center for SafeSport's online training.

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Samsung denies Pyeongchang Olympic lobbying allegation
By: 0 Mon, Apr 16, 2018

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung has denied a media report it launched illicit lobbying to help bring the 2018 Winter Olympics to Pyeongchang, South...

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Leader collapses, Shelley wins Commonwealth Games marathon
By: 0 Sun, Apr 15, 2018

GOLD COAST, Australia (AP) — One of the most dramatic scenes at the Commonwealth Games came early on the final day.

Callum Hawkins of Scotland...

BC-AP Sports Digest
By: 0 Sat, Apr 14, 2018

The supervisor is Fred Lief, followed by John Nicholson at 5 p.m. and Doug Feinberg at 1 a.m. The New York sports desk can be reached at...

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Mary Kom wins gold medal in boxing at Commonwealth Games
By: 0 Sat, Apr 14, 2018

GOLD COAST, Australia (AP) — Mary Kom is back on the international stage in boxing.

The mother of three and now politician in India made a...