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FILE - In this Sept. 13, 2014, file photo, United States' forward Abby Wambach, right, heads the ball as Mexico defender Paulina Solis (5) defends during the first half of an international friendly game, in Sandy, Utah. A group of elite players has filed a lawsuit in Canada challenging plans to play the 2015 Women's World Cup on artificial turf. The players, led by U.S. women's national team forward Abby Wambach, filed Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, in the human rights tribunal of Ontario next week, attorney Hampton Dellinger said.  (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File)
Wambach, players go to court over World Cup turfAbby Wambach, players go to court to try to force Canada to host World Cup on grass
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Ferrari driver Fernando Alonso of Spain walks at the paddock of the Suzuka Circuit in Suzuka, central Japan, Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014 ahead of Sunday's Japanese Formula One Grand Prix. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)
Next Ferrari chief focuses on F1Next Ferrari chief focuses on race wins after old boss pushed out
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FILE - This is a Monday, July 7, 2014  file photo of International Olympic Committee, IOC, President Thomas Bach of Germany, as speaks during the announcement of the 2022 Olympic Winter Games Candidate Cities (Beijing 2022, Oslo 2022, Almaty 2022) after an executive board meeting, at the IOC headquarters in Lausanne, Switzerland. The IOC will not reopen the bidding process for the 2022 Winter Games after Oslo's withdrawal left just two cities in the race, IOC President Thomas Bach told The Associated Press on Thursday Oct. 2, 2014. (AP Photo/Keystone,Jean-Christophe Bott, File)
Bach: IOC will not reopen 2022 Olympic bid raceAP Interview: Thomas Bach says IOC will not reopen 2022 bid race after Oslo's withdrawal
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In this Sept. 21, 2014, photo, Dallas Cowboys' C.J. Spillman warms up for the Cowboys' NFL football game against the St. Louis Rams in St. Louis. Spillman is under investigation but hasn't been arrested or charged after a report of an alleged sexual assault at the team hotel last month. Grapevine, Texas, police spokesman Sgt. Robert Eberling said Wednesday night, Oct. 1, that the alleged incident took place early the morning of Sept. 20 at the Gaylord Texan Resort and Convention Center. Spillman's agent and attorney declined to comment. (AP Photo/Tom Gannam)
Cowboys' Spillman investigated in sex assault caseCowboys special teams player C.J. Spillman investigated over reported sex assault at hotel
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San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval flips over the dugout railing after making a catch on a fly ball by Pittsburgh Pirates' Andrew McCutchen in the seventh inning of the NL wild-card playoff baseball game Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Don Wright)
Resilient Giants rock Pirates to earn spot in NLDSGiants ride Bumgarner, Crawford into NLDS showdown with Nationals
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FILE - In this June 28, 2012, file photo, Michael Phelps points his finger after winning the men's 200-meter butterfly final at the U.S. Olympic swimming trials in Omaha, Neb. The winningest athlete in Olympic history is facing DUI charges for the second time after being arrested early Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014, in his hometown of Baltimore, where police said he was clocked going nearly 40 mph over the speed limit and was unable to perform a series of field sobriety tests. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
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Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James stands on the court during an NBA scrimmage basketball game Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)
AP PHOTOS: Cavaliers fans welcome back LeBronAP PHOTOS: Cavs fans welcome back LeBron James, see improved squad as team holds scrimmage
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FILE - In this June 18, 2013, file photo, Miami Heat's James Jones shoots during the first half of Game 6 of the NBA Finals basketball game against against the San Antonio Spurs in Miami. A guilty plea is expected in the case of Haider Zafar, charged with a multimillion-dollar investment scam involving Jones and two former Miami Heat players.  (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File)
Guilty plea set in $7.5 million Miami Heat fraudMan ready to plead guilty in $7.5 million fraud case involving Miami Heat ex-players, team
The Associated Press10 hours ago
Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James jumps to the basket during the NBA basketball team's scrimmage Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)
LeBron warmly welcomed "home" by Cleveland fansCavaliers fans welcome back LeBron James as team holds scrimmage before nearly 17,000
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