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Kalkaska County recreational trail upgraded

KALKASKA, Mich. (AP) — The Michigan Department of Natural Resources says improvements have been completed along the Kalkaska Route, which includes Snowmobile Trail No. 79 in northeastern Kalkaska County.

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Lauren Jackson returns from 11-month injury layoff

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Seattle Storm forward and former WNBA most valuable player Lauren Jackson played her first competitive match in 11 months on the weekend, admitting she was “terrible” while scoring 13 points to lead the Canberra Capitals to victory in Australia.

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Grand Canyon coasts to 81-55 win over St. Edward’s

PHOENIX (AP) — Joshua Braun scored 20 points, including a trio of 3-pointers, to lead Grand Canyon to an 81-55 win over lower-division St. Edward’s on Saturday night.

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Obama says North Korea hacked Sony, vows response

An exterior view of the Sony Pictures Studios building is seen in Culver City, Calif., Friday, Dec. 19, 2014. President Barack Obama declared Friday that Sony "made a mistake" in shelving the satirical film, "The Interview," about a plot to assassinate North Korea's leader. He pledged the U.S. would respond "in a place and manner and time that we choose" to the hacking attack on Sony that led to the withdrawal. The FBI blamed the hack on the communist government. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The hackers who hit Sony Pictures Entertainment days before Thanksgiving crippled the network, stole gigabytes of data and spilled into public view unreleased films and reams of private and sometimes embarrassing executive emails.

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Bill Cosby’s silence may be his best defense at this point

In this Nov. 21, 2014 file photo, entertainer Bill Cosby performs at the Maxwell C. King Center for the Performing Arts in Melbourne, Fla.  Cosby has has remained silent, and that may be his best strategy. With police urging any possible sex abuse victims to come forward, two lawsuits pending and more than 15 women making accusations stretching back years, Cosby has little to gain by speaking publicly.   (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bill Cosby has the right to remain silent — and that may be his best strategy.

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