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  • Lisa Borders announced as new WNBA president

    NEW YORK (AP) — Lisa Borders has been a fan of the WNBA ever since she helped bring a team to Atlanta. Now she’s the league’s new president. The WNBA announced the move Wednesday, three…

  • Ibrahimovic scores 2 as PSG beats Lyon 3-0 in French Cup

    PARIS (AP) — Paris Saint-Germain beat Lyon 3-0 to reach the French Cup quarterfinals on Wednesday and remain on course to repeat its domestic treble of last season. Zlatan Ibrahimovic, who scored two second-half goals,…

  • Ski jump leader Prevc wins in Norway

    TRONDHEIM, Norway (AP) — Peter Prevc was another leap closer to becoming the ski jumping World Cup champion with a victory in Trondheim on Wednesday. The Slovenian produced jumps of 135 and 132 meters for…

  • Hoffenheim coach Huub Stevens resigns for health reasons

    SINSHEIM, Germany (AP) — Huub Stevens resigned as coach of relegation-threatened Hoffenheim for health reasons on Wednesday. “I have cardiac arrhythmia (heart rhythm irregularities) and it could still be that I need an operation,” the…

  • Browns linebacker Armonty Bryant indicted on drug charges

    CLEVELAND (AP) — Browns linebacker Armonty Bryant has been indicted on two felony drug charges. Bryant and former teammate De’Ante Saunders were arrested on Christmas following a traffic stop. Police say they found marijuana, prescription…

  • Nestle terminates IAAF sponsorship over doping scandal

    LONDON (AP) — Food and beverage giant Nestle told the IAAF on Wednesday that it terminated its sponsorship of athletics’ governing body over fears the doping scandal could damage the company’s image. The announcement came…

  • APNewsBreak: Vickers to replace Tony Stewart at Daytona

    DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Brian Vickers is expected to replace injured driver Tony Stewart for the NASCAR season opener at Daytona International Speedway, The Associated Press has learned. Stewart-Haas Racing has scheduled a Friday…

  • Barcelona sets club record of 29 straight games without loss

    MADRID (AP) — Barcelona’s second-stringers salvaged a 1-1 draw against Valencia in the Copa del Rey semifinals to extend its unbeaten streak to 29 games and break the club record on Wednesday. Barcelona reached its…

  • World Cup Ski Jumping Results

    Wednesday At Trondheim, Norway 1. Peter Prevc, Slovenia, 285.5 points. 2. Stefan Kraft, Austria, 273.2. 3. Noriaki Kasai, Japan, 266.8. 4. Michael Hayboeck, Austria, 256.4. 5. Daiki Ito, Japan, 254.9. 6. Andrzej Stekala, Poland, 253.6.…

  • The odds are high that Spieth enjoys Pebble Beach

    PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Jordan Spieth rarely sees a shot as impossible, sometimes when he doesn’t even have a club in his hand. Walking off the 15th tee at Pebble Beach earlier this week,…

  • Hawaii’s big wave surf competition called off

    HALEIWA, Hawaii (AP) — Legendary surfer Eddie Aikau would have gone out. But Wednesday’s surf in Hawaii didn’t stack up to his namesake competition’s big-wave standards and the event was called off hours before it…

  • Wednesday’s Sports Transactions

    BASEBALL American League DETROIT TIGERS — Agreed to terms with OF J.D. Martinez on a two-year contract. TEXAS RANGERS — Agreed to terms with 1B Mitch Moreland on a one-year contract. TORONTO BLUE JAYS —…

  • Liverpool fans score apology, U-turn from owners on tickets

    LONDON (AP) — Liverpool’s American owners apologized to fans and reversed planned rises in ticket prices on Wednesday, insisting they were not “greedy.” The climb-down came after more than 10,000 Liverpool fans staged a walkout…

  • Tuscaloosa, Alabama, officers disciplined after arrest video

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — A police chief says officers who were recorded using a stun gun and baton on University of Alabama students after a football game party last fall have been ordered to do…

  • Bayern Munich, Hertha Berlin reach German Cup semifinals

    BERLIN (AP) — Robert Lewandowski scored two goals for Bayern Munich to beat 10-man Bochum 3-0 and reach the German Cup semifinals on Wednesday. Also, Hertha Berlin reached the semifinals for the first time in…