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Google’s streaming music service adds mood to mix

This product image provided by Google shows the mood music feature on the web version of Google Play. The new feature is being released Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, in an update to Google Play’s music subscription service, “All Access,” which costs $10 per month.  (AP Photo/Google)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google’s music-subscription service will try to anticipate its listeners’ mood swings as it amplifies its competition with Pandora, Spotify and other popular services that play tunes over the Internet.

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LA Lakers waive Keith Appling, Jeremy Tyler

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Lakers have waived guard Keith Appling and forward Jeremy Tyler, reducing their training camp roster to 17 players.

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World Series: How the Giants and Royals match up

San Francisco Giants players stretch during baseball practice Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. The Kansas City Royals will host the Giants in Game 1 of the World Series on Oct. 21. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

A position-by-position look at the San Francisco Giants and Kansas City Royals going into the World Series, starting Tuesday night at Kauffman Stadium:

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Road gets tougher for 5-1 Arizona Cardinals

Arizona Cardinals middle linebacker Larry Foote (50) is congratulated by Arizona Cardinals cornerback Jerraud Powers (25) and defensive end Kareem Martin, left rear, after sacking Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr (4) during the second quarter of an NFL football game in Oakland, Calif., Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014. The Cardinals won 24-13. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals are 5-1 for the first time in 38 years. After a victory at winless Oakland, the team sits alone atop the NFC West, with a two-game cushion in the loss column over San Francisco and Seattle.

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Raiders plagued by 3rd-down defensive woes

Oakland Raiders interim head coach Tony Sparano gestures from the sideline during the first half of an NFL football game against the Arizona Cardinals in Oakland, Calif., Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — As if the Oakland Raiders’ defensive problems weren’t bad enough, another injury will force them to use a third-stringer at strong safety.

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