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Maine Sports Hall of Fame inducts 9 new members

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — An Olympic gold medalist and a 17-year veteran of the NHL were among nine people inducted into the Maine Sports Hall of Fame.

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Kayaking, archery among activities offered at Outdoor Expo

KEARNEY, Neb. (AP) — Archery, kayaking and fishing are among the outdoor activities that people will be able to try at the Fort Kearny Outdoor Expo.

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Indianapolis Museum of Art exhibit showcases ‘Dream Cars’

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A newly-opened exhibit at the Indianapolis Museum of Art is putting the spotlight on revolutionary automobiles that are as much machines as they are sculpture and art.

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Kentucky Derby win raises expectations for American Pharoah

Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert, left, feeds Kentucky Derby winner American Pharoah a carrot at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky., Sunday, May 3, 2015. Baffert won his fourth Derby, and first since 2002.  (AP Photo/Garry Jones)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Trainer Bob Baffert barely had 14 hours to digest his Kentucky Derby victory with American Pharoah before hearing the inevitable question.

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US men set world record in distance medley relay in Bahamas

NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) — The U.S. men’s team set a world record in the distance medley relay at IAAF’s World Relays meet on Sunday in the Bahamas.

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