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Abu Dhabi takes Volvo Ocean Race Auckland leg lead

ALICANTE, Spain (AP) — Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing snatched the leg four lead of the Volvo Ocean Race on Sunday after multiple changes in the fleet’s placings over the last 24 hours.

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AP PHOTOS: Running police keep the peace at Tokyo Marathon

Tokyo Metropolitan Police's "running police" follow marathon competitors during the Tokyo Marathon in Tokyo, Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015. Over 60 of the officers were deployed in Sunday's race in response to concerns over threats of terrorism. They had wearable camera attached to their head. Each member ran about 10 kilometers while carrying anti-terrorism gear in small backpacks.(AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)

TOKYO (AP) — The running police made sure the Tokyo Marathon went off without a hitch.

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