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Ringling Bros. phasing out iconic elephant acts by 2018

In this March 19, 2013 file photo, a performer waves as elephants with the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey show, pause for a photo opportunity in front of the Capitol in Washington, on their way to the Verizon Center, to promote the show coming to town. The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus will phase out the show's iconic elephants from its performances by 2018, telling The Associated Press. exclusively that growing public concern about how the animals are treated led to the decision.  (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)

POLK CITY, Fla. (AP) — The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus says the “Greatest Show on Earth” will go on without elephants.

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Sheridan man who shot bald eagle in Arkansas fined $2,5000

HUMPHREY, Ark. (AP) — The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission says a Sheridan man has been fined $2,500 for shooting and wounding a bald eagle.

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Tigers release Hanrahan who’ll have another Tommy John

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — The Detroit Tigers have released Joel Hanrahan from a minor league contract and said the right-hander will have his second Tommy John surgery on March 18.

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Receiver Brian Hartline released after 6 years with Dolphins

MIAMI (AP) — The Miami Dolphins released two receivers Friday, and neither was Mike Wallace.

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