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Jets playoff tickets sell out in less than 5 minutes

Winnipeg Jets' Lee Stempniak (20) and fans celebrate his goal against the Calgary Flames during the third period of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, April 11, 2015 in Winnipeg, Manitoba.  (John Woods/The Canadian Press via AP)   MANDATORY CREDIT

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Jets fans have waited a long time for playoff hockey to return to Winnipeg.

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LeBron again has NBA’s No. 1 selling jersey

Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (23) grabs a rebound against the Detroit Pistons in the third quarter of an NBA basketball game Monday, April 13, 2015, in Cleveland. James notched a triple-double with 21 points, 10 rebounds and 11 assists in a 109-97 win over the Pistons. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)

CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James switched back from No. 6 to No. 23 this season.

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Tokyo Olympic organizers add more sponsors for 2020 Games

TOKYO (AP) — Tokyo Olympic organizers have signed up two major Japanese financial institutions as domestic sponsors of the 2020 Games.

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Final juror cuts continue in Colorado theater shooting trial

People enter and leave the Arapahoe County District Court in Centennial, Colo., Monday April 13, 2015. The jury selection process in the trial of Aurora theater shooting suspect James Holmes entered its final stage Monday when attorneys began questioning prospective jurors as a large group. Holmes is charged with killing 12 people and wounding more than 50 in a crowded Aurora, Colorado movie theater in 2013. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The months-long process of selecting a jury in the Colorado theater shooting case is nearing its end, the judge said as the pool of prospective jurors, once numbering 9,000, was reduced to 93 on Monday.

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Detroit unveils $50 million plan for ex-Louis training site

DETROIT (AP) — Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan says he’ll release details Tuesday of a $50 million plan to redevelop a recreation center where heavyweight champion Joe Louis once trained.

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