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Captain Tom teeing it up at RBC Heritage

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — Tom Watson wants to take a closer look at American prospects for the Ryder Cup, so the U.S. captain is playing in the RBC Heritage this week.

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Brazil unveils $11 billion in ‘legacy’ budget

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian government officials announced Wednesday that almost $11 billion (24.1 billion Brazilian reals) will be spent on major transportation and environmental projects, which they argue are not related to holding the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics.

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Strike continues at Rio Olympic venues

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The two-week strike at Rio de Janeiro’s main Olympic complex continued Wednesday despite an apparent settlement.

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Hart: Vols hoops job still ‘extremely attractive’

Tennessee athletic director Dave Hart announces Tennessee's Cuonzo Martin is leaving to be head coach at California during a news conference Tuesday, April 15, 2014, in Knoxville, Tenn. Hart said Martin's departure came as a surprise. (AP Photo/The Knoxville News Sentinel, Michael Patrick)

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee athletic director Dave Hart believes the criticism former men’s basketball coach Cuonzo Martin encountered this season won’t hinder the Volunteers’ search for a successor.

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Neb-Omaha’s Derrin Hansen signs a 4-year contract

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska-Omaha men’s basketball coach Derrin Hansen has signed a new contract that will keep him at the school through the 2017-18 season.

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