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Powell scores 23 to lead UCLA past No. 11 Utah 69-59

UCLA's Norman Powell celebrates his team's 69-59 victory over Utah in an NCAA college basketball game Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Danny Moloshok)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Norman Powell scored 23 points and UCLA defeated No. 11 Utah 69-59 on Thursday night.

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Anderson Silva returns at UFC 183 with his broken leg healed

FILE- In this Oct. 14, 2012, file photo, Anderson Silva, right, from Brazil, throws a punch at Stephan Bonnar, from the United States, during their light heavyweight mixed martial arts bout at UFC 153 in Rio de Janeiro. Silva tumbled from the pinnacle of mixed martial arts in 2013, finishing the year with a badly broken leg an-d no title belt. The greatest fighter in MMA history insists he never considered retiring, and he returns from a 13-month absence Saturday against Nick Diaz at UFC 183.  (AP Photo/Felipe Dana, File)

TORRANCE, Calif. (AP) — Gabriel Silva is a promising young boxer, and that doesn’t please his famous father one bit.

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William Shatner knows the ups, downs of traveling

Ina Thursday, July 3, 2014 file photo, Calgary Stampede Parade Marshal William Shatner speaks to the media about the upcoming event at a news conference in Calgary, Alberta. Shatner returns as the priceline.com Negotiator in a new ad campaign that launches Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015, with Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting again playing the travel pro's daughter. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jeff McIntosh, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — William Shatner is back as a shrewd, unflappable travel expert in his latest TV commercial for an online company.

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Kobe Bryant has surgery, expected to be out for 9 months

In this Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015, file photo, Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant (24) drives with the ball during the first half of an NBA basketball game in New Orleans. The team announced Bryant's surgery Monday, Jan. 26, 2015, to repair his torn rotator cuff. The surgery has been scheduled for Wednesday morning. A timeline estimate for Bryant’s return will be issued following the surgery. (AP Photo/Jonathan Bachman, File)

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) — Kobe Bryant is officially done for the season after having surgery to repair his torn right rotator cuff Wednesday.

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Diversity at Sundance doesn’t carry over to Hollywood

In this Jan. 24, 2015 photo, Shameik Moore, from top left, director Rick Famuyiwa, Quincy Brown, and from bottom left, Chanel Iman and Kiersey Clemons pose for a portrait to promote the film, "Dope", at the Eddie Bauer Adventure House during the Sundance Film Festival n Park City, Utah. (Photo by Victoria Will/Invision/AP)

PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — One of the most buzzed-about movies at this year’s Sundance Film Festival is “Dope,” a coming-of-age story about three outcasts in the inner city.

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