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  • Defenseman Josh Gorges retires after 13 NHL seasons

    Josh Gorges is retiring after 13 years in the NHL, having twice reached the Eastern Conference finals with the Montreal Canadiens.

  • New WVU coach Brown announces additional hirings

    MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — New West Virginia coach Neal Brown has added a pair of assistant coaches.

  • Giant keep lefty Derek Holland with $7M, 1-year deal

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Left-hander Derek Holland is staying with the San Francisco Giants, agreeing to a one-year contract that guarantees $7 million.

  • Atlantic City casino revenue up, but newbies hurt others

    ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Two reopened casinos and half a year of sports betting helped push Atlantic City’s casino revenue up 7.5 percent in 2018 to nearly $2.86 million, state gambling regulators said Monday.

  • The Latest: Officials look into stabbing suspect’s trial

    WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The Latest on the stabbing of a Polish mayor (all times local):

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  • Chiefs’ Reid trying to rewrite history of playoff letdowns

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Andy Reid sat inside an opulent suite high above the field in Arrowhead Stadium six years ago, a sparkle in his eyes and a broad smile hiding underneath his bushy, red mustache.