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Kenya’s Kandie wins Prague international marathon

PRAGUE (AP) — Felix Kipchirchir Kandie of Kenya won the Prague International Marathon on Sunday while Yebrgual Melese of Ethiopia claimed the women’s race.

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Volvo ocean race heading for thrilling leg finish in Newport

ALICANTE, Spain (AP) — After two weeks and nearly 4,000 nautical miles of sailing, the Volvo Ocean Race fleet was still locked together on Sunday with any of the six boats in with a chance of winning the sixth leg to Newport, Rhode Island.

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Austria, Slovakia open ice hockey worlds with shootout wins

Austria's goalkeeper Bernhard Starkbaum lies on the ice during the Hockey World Championships Group A match against Switzerland in Prague, Czech Republic, Saturday, May 2, 2015. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)

PRAGUE (AP) — The United States made it two wins in two games by edging Norway 2-1 at the ice hockey world championship, and host the Czech Republic rebounded from a loss to Sweden with a 4-2 victory over Latvia on Saturday.

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Palace says Duchess of Cambridge in hospital for birth

Britain's Prince William and Kate, Duchess of Cambridge and their newborn baby princess, pose for the media as they leave St. Mary's Hospital's exclusive Lindo Wing, London, Saturday, May 2, 2015.  Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, gave birth to a baby girl on Saturday morning.   (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

LONDON (AP) — From Prince Charles to royal fans to most of those who put down a bet, millions in Britain were hoping for a girl.

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Russian injuries: Zaripov out, Datsyuk not joining team

PRAGUE (AP) — Russia’s campaign at the ice hockey world championship has received a blow after forward Danis Zaripov was ruled out for the rest of the tournament.

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