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APNewsBreak: Livestrong CEO leaving after 14 years

File - In this Oct. 17, 2012, file photo, Livestrong CEO and president Doug Ulman discusses the future of the organization in Austin, Texas. Ulman told The Associated Press on Monday, Sept. 22, 2014, he will leave Livestrong in January to become president and chief executive officer of Pelotonia, a Columbus, Ohio, charity bike ride that has raised more than $61 million for cancer research in its first five years. (AP Photo/Jack Plunkett, File)

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The CEO of the cancer charity Livestrong is leaving after 14 years, a period in which the small local charity grew into a $500 million global brand before it was rocked by founder Lance Armstrong’s confession that he used performance-enhancing drugs during his cycling career.

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Hamilton wins in Singapore, takes F1 title lead

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain celebrates after winning the Singapore Formula One Grand Prix on the Marina Bay City Circuit in Singapore, Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E)

SINGAPORE (AP) — For Nico Rosberg, early retirement from the Singapore Grand Prix was painful. Seeing his Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton win the race and snatch back the championship lead was agonizing.

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Procter & Gamble cancels on-field NFL promotion

NEW YORK (AP) — Procter & Gamble is canceling an on-field breast cancer awareness promotion it had been planning with the National Football League, the latest sponsor to respond to the NFL’s growing problems.

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Upgraded facilities help ACC keep up with Joneses

In this Dec. 14, 2013, file photo, Clemson players huddle before NCAA college football practice at their team's indoor facilityin Clemson, S.C. During the past 18 months, half the Atlantic Coast Conference  schools have either begun or completed major projects to upgrade their football facilities.  Clemson opened the new indoor practice facilities in 2013.(AP Photo/Anderson Independent-Mail, Mark Crammer, File) THE GREENVILLE NEWS OUT, SENECA NEWS OUT

There’s a construction boom taking place across the Atlantic Coast Conference.

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Dodgers owners reach deal to buy Triple-A team

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The owners of the Los Angeles Dodgers have reached an agreement to buy a stake in the Oklahoma City RedHawks, and the team will change its Triple-A affiliation to Oklahoma City next year.

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