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Canada-3 sled crashes in 4-man bobsled at Olympics

The team from Canada CAN-3, with Justin Kripps, Jesse Lumsden, Cody Sorensen and Ben Coakwell, slide down the track upside down after crashing in turn sixteen during the men’s four-man bobsled competition at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, in Krasnaya...
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Finland routs US 5-0 for bronze in Olympic hockey

Finland forward Teemu Selanne, center, celebrates with teammates forward Lauri Korpikoski, left, and forward Mikael Grandlund after scoring a goal against the USA during the second period of the men’s bronze medal ice hockey game at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Saturday, Feb....
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Norwegian women, Dutch speedskaters strike gold

Norway’s gold medal winner Marit Bjoergen, left, congratulates Norway’s bronze medal winner Kristin Stoermer Steira and Norway’s silver medal winnerTherese Johaug, right, after the women’s 30K cross-country race at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Saturday, Feb....

Popov expects Olympics to bolster Russia’s image

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Alexander Popov believes the Sochi Olympics will go down as a landmark event for Russia, and he hopes it will change outside impressions of his homeland. The retired swimming champion and International Olympic Committee member, noting the sometimes...

Apple, Samsung fail to settle before March trial

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Apple Inc. and Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. have failed to settle their latest patent dispute despite a daylong meeting between top Samsung executives and Apple CEO Tim Cook hosted by a mediator earlier this month. The companies detailed the lack...
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Ukrainian governor, mayor flee for Russia

Anti-government protesters stand guard in front of Ukraine’s parliament in Kiev, Ukraine, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014. Fears that Ukraine could split in two mounted Saturday as regional lawmakers in the pro-Russian east questioned the authority of the national parliament....
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Tax break helps NYC lure ‘The Tonight Show’ home

FILE- In this Feb. 18, 2014 file photo released by NBC, host Jimmy Fallon is seated at his desk during “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon,” in New York. Fallon, a New Yorker who wanted the excitement of the nation’s largest city to permeate his show,...
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Italy’s new premier sets to work as economy ails

Italian President Giorgio Napolitano, left, and Premier Matteo Renzi, applaud at the end of a swearing in ceremony of the new government at the Quirinale Presidential Palace, in Rome, Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014. Renzi has been sworn in as Italy’s youngest premier, heading a...