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Kupchak: Healthy Kobe plans big return for Lakers

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) — Mitch Kupchak is confident Kobe Bryant will make an impressive return to the Los Angeles Lakers after losing last season to injuries.

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‘Gone With the Wind’ at 75: Celebration, censure

This photo provided by Warner Bros. Home Entertainment shows Clark Gable, left,  as Rhett Butler, and Vivien Leigh as Scarlett O'Hara in a scene from the film, "Gone With the Wind." The film's 75th anniversary will be celebrated over the next week, with special screenings and Warner Bros. Home Entertainment's release of a lavish new limited-edition box set. (AP Photo/Warner Bros. Home Entertainment)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — As its 75th anniversary approaches, “Gone With the Wind” is again being celebrated as a timeless movie classic. But now, even the film’s distributor acknowledges the Civil War epic’s portrayal of slavery is dated and inaccurate.

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Giants lose 9-1 to Dodgers in pursuit of playoffs

San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Tim Hudson throws to the plate during the first inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers, Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The San Francisco Giants left Los Angeles still looking for a playoff berth while the Dodgers celebrated winning the NL West title in front of their longtime rivals.

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Kershaw, Dodgers beat Giants 9-1 to win West title

Los Angeles Dodgers' Adrian Gonzalez, left, and Juan Uribe celebrate after defeating the San Francisco Giants 9-1 and clinching the National League West Division championship in baseball game, Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Clayton Kershaw strode into the Los Angeles Dodgers clubhouse with a rare demand.

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A’s stumble in finale with Angels, head to Texas

Oakland Athletics' Josh Donaldson, left, is tagged out at the plate by Los Angeles Angels catcher Chris Iannetta as he tried to score on a sacrifice fly from Derek Norris during the fourth inning of a baseball game on Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — More luggage than usual piled up outside the Oakland Coliseum on Wednesday as the playoff-hopeful Athletics prepared for an uncertain road trip with no set return date.

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