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IOC adds anti-discrimination to host contract

The IOC will require future Olympic host cities to abide by rules that forbid any kind of discrimination, a move prompted by the outcry caused by Russia’s adoption of a law banning so-called gay “propaganda” before the Sochi Winter Games.

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US rookies carry expectations going into Ryder Cup

Jimmy Walker of the US plays a shot on the 2nd fairway during a practice round ahead of the Ryder Cup golf tournament, at Gleneagles, Scotland, Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)

GLENEAGLES, Scotland (AP) — Jimmy Walker is not your typical rookie.

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Mickelson looks to improve losing Ryder Cup record

Phil Mickelson of the US drives off the 4th hole with his caddie Jim Mackay during a practice round ahead of the Ryder Cup golf tournament at Gleneagles, Scotland, Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)

GLENEAGLES, Scotland (AP) — Phil Mickelson is certainly proud to be playing in his U.S. record 10th consecutive Ryder Cup. He’d just rather not be reminded about those other records he holds in golf’s premier team event.

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