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Quinn leads San Diego State to 58-47 win vs Fresno State

San Diego State guard Aqeel Quinn is stripped of the ball by Fresno State guard Emmanuel Owootoah during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game  Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi)

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Aqeel Quinn scored 16 points and Winston Shepard had 11 points and nine rebounds to lead San Diego State to a 58-47 victory against Fresno State on Tuesday night, the Aztecs’ fifth win in six games.

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Crawford agrees to $3.1 million contract with Giants

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The San Francisco Giants and shortstop Brandon Crawford have avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year contract for $3,175,000.

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Diversity at Sundance doesn’t carry over to Hollywood

In this Jan. 24, 2015 photo, Shameik Moore, from top left, director Rick Famuyiwa, Quincy Brown, and from bottom left, Chanel Iman and Kiersey Clemons pose for a portrait to promote the film, "Dope", at the Eddie Bauer Adventure House during the Sundance Film Festival n Park City, Utah. (Photo by Victoria Will/Invision/AP)

PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — One of the most buzzed-about movies at this year’s Sundance Film Festival is “Dope,” a coming-of-age story about three outcasts in the inner city.

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Former NFLers appeal dismissal of lawsuit over painkillers

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Lawyers representing 1,300 former NFL players filed notice Tuesday that they plan to appeal a federal judge’s dismissal of a lawsuit alleging that teams damaged the players’ health by routinely — and often illegally — dispensing painkillers.

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Ex-NFL star Darren Sharper to face rape charges next month

In this Feb. 20, 2014, file photo, former NFL All-Pro safety Darren Sharper looks toward his attorney, Blair Berk, during an appearance in Los Angeles Superior Court in Los Angeles. A Los Angeles Superior Court judge set the new preliminary hearing date for Sharper, on charges that he drugged and raped two women he met at a West Hollywood nightclub. The date has been tentatively set for Feb. 17.  (AP Photo/Mario Anzuoni, Pool, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A preliminary hearing for former NFL All-Pro safety Darren Sharper on charges that he drugged and raped two women he met at a West Hollywood nightclub has been tentatively set for Feb. 17.

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