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DePaul unanimous pick for Big East women’s title

NEW YORK (AP) — DePaul is the unanimous choice by the coaches to win the Big East championship.

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No. 9 Georgia to ask for Gurley’s reinstatement

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Georgia says it will file a request with the NCAA for tailback Todd Gurley’s eligibility to be reinstated.

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IOC board to consider recognition of Kosovo

In this Wednesday, July 9, 2014 file photo, International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach speaks during a press conference after an executive board meeting at the IOC headquarters in Lausanne, Switzerland. IOC leaders gather in the Swiss lakeside town of Montreux this week to put the finishing touches on a package of reforms, including changes to the bidding process and sports program and creation of an Olympic television channel. (AP Photo/Keystone, Jean-Christophe Bott, File)

LONDON (AP) — The International Olympic Committee is considering granting recognition to Kosovo and suspending Gambia.

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Alpine climax for 2015 Tour de France

This higher resolution image provided Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014 by the Tour de France organizers Amaury Sport Organisation (ASO), shows a map displaying the route for the 2015 Tour De France. Starting in Utrecht, Netherlands, on July 4 2015, the 102nd Tour ends 22 days later, as is traditional, on the Champs-Elysees in Paris. (AP Photo/ASO)

PARIS (AP) — The punishing hairpin climb to the Alpe d’Huez ski station high in the French Alps will provide the dramatic climax for the 2015 Tour de France, before cycling’s showcase race sweeps into Paris for its traditional finish in front of cheering crowds on the Champs-Elysees.

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Shatner, ‘Star Trek’ director to meet about role

In this Sept. 22, 2014 file photo, William Shatner arrives for the 24th annual Simply Shakespeare benefit reading of "As You Like It," in Los Angeles. Shatner stars in and produces the home renovation series “The Shatner Project,” which premieres on the DIY Network on Oct. 23 at 10 p.m. EDT.  (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — “Star Trek” may be the next frontier for William Shatner — again.

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