Posts Tagged Health

Miami: Louisville doctor cleared player hit in face to play

Miami's Tonye Jekiri, right, looks for an opening over the defense of Louisville's Chinanu Onuaku during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015, in Louisville, Ky. (AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley)

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Upset by the notion that they would use a concussed player, Miami officials said Monday that Tonye Jekiri returned to the Hurricanes’ game against Louisville over the weekend only after being cleared by a Cardinals team doctor.

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N. Korea bars tourists from popular race over Ebola concerns

In this Oct. 21, 2014 file photo, passengers wait for their luggage upon arrival at the Sunan International Airport in Pyongyang, North Korea, before closing its door for foreign visitors to visit the country in fear of the Ebola virus. Tightening the screws even further on travel to their already isolated country, North Korean authorities have barred foreigners from one of the year's most popular tourist events — the annual Pyongyang marathon — because of ongoing concerns over the spread of the Ebola virus, travel agencies said Monday, Feb. 23, 2015.(AP Photo/Wong Maye-E, File)

TOKYO (AP) — Further restricting travel to the already isolated country, North Korea barred foreigners from one of its most popular tourist events — the annual Pyongyang marathon — because of concerns over the Ebola virus, travel agencies said Monday.

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Durant has foot procedure, expected back this season

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Kevin Durant had surgery Sunday to alleviate foot pain, and the Thunder expect him to return during the regular season.

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