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Boca Juniors fire coach Carlos Bianchi

In this May 11, 2014 file photo, Boca Juniors' coach Carlos Bianchi leaves the filed after defeating Lanus 3-1 at an Argentine league soccer match in Buenos Aires, Argentina. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko, File)

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Carlos Bianchi was fired as Boca Juniors coach a day after the team lost for the third time in four games in the Argentine league.

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Big Cazanova wins feature at Del Mar

DEL MAR, Calif. (AP) — Big Cazanova led all the way in winning the $83,130 feature by six lengths in track-record time at Del Mar on Thursday.

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Addition money allocated for Aloha Stadium study

HONOLULU (AP) — Authorities on Thursday approved spending additional money for a study that will determine whether to replace or renovate the aging Aloha Stadium.

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Andy Murray moves easily into US Open third round

Andy Murray, of Britain, returns a shot to Matthias Bachinger, of Germany, during the second round of the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

NEW YORK (AP) — Cramp-free on a cool summer’s night, Andy Murray moved easily into the third round of the U.S. Open on Thursday with a 6-3, 6-3, 6-4 victory over Matthias Bachinger.

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Women’s gymnastics coach out at Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota women’s gymnastics coach Meg Stephenson has left the job in a “mutually agreed-upon resignation,” according to the university.

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