Ben Affleck's 'Argo' wins best-picture at 85th Annual Academy Awards

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ben Affleck's "Argo," a film about a fake movie, has earned a very real prize: best…

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A’s careful with Chris Young after leg cramp

TEMPE, Ariz. — This early in spring training, the A’s want to be careful with even the slightest twinge. Especially…

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‘Sparkplug’ Jack helps Golden State Warriors notch third straight victory

MINNEAPOLIS — Jarrett Jack has been a rock-steady pro for eight years now, the kind of reliable performer contending teams…

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Cal women's basketball avoids upset thanks to huge comeback

BERKELEY — Layshia Clarendon scored 26 points and No. 6 Cal rallied from 17 points down in the first half…

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Chiney Ogwumike sets Stanford women's basketball record with 24 rebounds

STANFORD — Chiney Ogwumike scored 27 points, grabbed a school record 24 rebounds and set a Stanford career mark with…

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Matt Cain hit by liner in Giants' spring debut, but seems fine

MESA, Ariz. — Jeff Samardzija made a strong spring debut and the Chicago Cubs scored four unearned runs in the…

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49ers reportedly close to Alex Smith deal

It appears as if Alex Smith’s tenure in San Francisco could be over. But his new destination is still a…

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Jimmie Johnson wins Daytona 500

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — A big first for Danica Patrick, but an even bigger second for Jimmie Johnson. Patrick made…

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