• Russian athletes fight back against doping, state control
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    Russian athletes fight back against doping, state control

    A group of Russian track and field athletes want to beat dopers with science and show that their country can win cleanly. Formed in the shadow of Russia's doping scandals, the Rocket Science Project is hoping to encourage whistleblowers and create an independent training camp with a strict no-drugs

  • Bergeron scores 2, Bruins beat Stars 6-3 to end winning trip
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    Bergeron scores 2, Bruins beat Stars 6-3 to end winning trip

    Patrice Bergeron and the Boston Bruins kept surging under interim coach Bruce Cassidy, moving up in the race for the playoffs that begin in mid-April. For defenseman Johnny Oduya and the Dallas Stars, the immediate future is much more uncertain. Bergeron had two goals and an assist as the Bruins beat

  • Russia, Norway win team cross-country sprints at worlds
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    Russia, Norway win team cross-country sprints at worlds

    Russia won the men's cross-country skiing team sprint at the world championships Sunday after a dramatic last-lap crash wrecked the chances of the two leading teams. Norway's Emil Iversen was fighting for the lead with Finland's Iivo Niskanen but they collided as the Finn moved to overtake

  • Uno wins gold medal in figure skating at Asian Winter Games
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    Uno wins gold medal in figure skating at Asian Winter Games

    Shoma Uno of Japan overcame several early mistakes Sunday to win the gold medal in men's figure skating on the final day of the Asian Winter Games. Uno, who was second after the short program, fell on his opening quad loop of his free skate and stepped out of a triple lutz, but scored 281.27points