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Bernie Ecclestone back on F1 board, to stay as CEO

LONDON (AP) — Bernie Ecclestone’s control of Formula One was fully restored on Thursday after overcoming court cases that threatened his grip on the motorsport series.

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Vonn considering dropping slalom from repertoire

VAL D’ISERE, France (AP) — Lindsey Vonn’s days of competing in all five ski disciplines may be behind her, since the four-time overall World Cup champion is seriously considering giving up slalom in her comeback from a career-threatening knee injury.

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Balotelli suspended 1 match for social media post

Liverpool's Mario Balotelli, centre gestures to Manchester United's Robin van Persie during the English Premier League soccer match between Manchester United and Liverpool at Old Trafford Stadium, Manchester, England, Sunday Dec. 14, 2014. (AP Photo/Jon Super)

LONDON (AP) — Liverpool forward Mario Balotelli has been suspended for one game and fined 25,000 pounds ($39,000) by the governing body of English soccer for making a racially offensive online post.

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Vonn considering dropping slalom from repertoire

VAL D’ISERE, France (AP) — Lindsey Vonn’s days competing in all five ski disciplines may be behind her, since the four-time overall World Cup champion is seriously considering giving up slalom in her comeback from a career-threatening knee injury.

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Fischnaller, Schoeffmann win snowboard WCup races

MONTAFON, Austria (AP) — Italian snowboarder Roland Fischnaller won the season-opening World Cup parallel slalom Thursday for his 10th career victory, and Sabine Schoeffmann of Austria upset the favorites in the women’s competition for her maiden win.

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