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FILE - In this Nov.12, 2011file photo, President of the IAAF (International Association of Athletics Federations) Lamine Diak poses at 2011 World Athletics Gala Awards, in Monaco. French legal authorities have decided to hold a trial for Lamine Diack, once one of the most influential men in Olympic sport, who was disgraced by investigations that uncovered corruption, extortion and doping cover-ups during his 16-year reign as head of the world governing body of track and field. (AP Photo/Claude Paris, File)
France to try former IAAF boss Diack and his sonFrench legal authorities have decided to try Lamine Diack, once one of the most influential men in Olympic sport
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Aerialists Nik Wallenda, left, and his sister Lijana talk to the media during a news conference after their high wire walk above Times Square, Sunday, June 23, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Jason Szenes)
Nik Wallenda says he 'freaked' when pole slippedNik Wallenda says he "freaked" out for a second when his balancing pole slipped during a high-wire walk with his sister 25 stories above New York's Times Square
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FILE - In this April 13, 2008, file photo, Houston Rockets center Dikembe Mutombo gestures while facing the Denver Nuggets in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Denver. U.S. health officials are turning to a basketball hall of famer for help in one of the deadliest Ebola outbreaks in history. Dikembe Mutombo is regarded as one of the greatest defensive players in NBA history and is a well-known philanthropist in his native Congo. He recorded radio and video spots designed to persuade people to take precautions and get care that might stop the disease’s spread. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File)
Dikembe Mutombo records Ebola messages for US officialsFormer NBA shot blocker promoting vaccinations and other measures in Ebola outbreak
The Associated Press58 minutes ago
'See You Tomorrow, Mickey.' Then a Post-Game ScrumThe most talked-about baseball moment from Sunday came not on the field but after the post-game news conference at Wrigley Field. Mets manager Mickey Callaway cursed at Newsday reporter Tim Healey and ordered him thrown out, and pitcher Jason Vargas had to be physically restrained from going after the reporter,...
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Illinois boy, 15, dies in crash at Michigan dirt bike raceAuthorities say a 15-year-old Illinois boy has died after a crash during a dirt bike race in Michigan
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Sweden's Prime Minister Stefan Lofven speaks during a press conference of the Stockholm-Are candidate cities the first day of the 134th Session of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), at the SwissTech Convention Centre, in Lausanne, Switzerland, Monday, June 24, 2019. The host city of the 2026 Olympic Winter Games will be decided during the134th IOC Session. Stockholm-Are in Sweden and Milan-Cortina in Italy are the two candidate cities for the Olympic Winter Games 2026. (Laurent Gillieron/Keystone via AP)
IOC prepares to vote for 2026 Winter Olympics hostThe IOC has begun a day-long conference to decide whether the host of the 2026 Winter Olympics will be Milan-Cortina or Stockholm-Are
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Former Missouri football coach Pinkel says cancer returnedFormer Missouri football coach Gary Pinkel says he is being treated for cancer again
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Bad weather hampers recovery of bodies from Indian peakOfficials say bad weather is delaying the recovery of the bodies of international climbers who went missing while attempting to scale an unclimbed Himalayan peak in northern India
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