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Chiefs try to rectify slow starts ahead of Denver

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — By the time the Kansas City Chiefs pushed the pause button and looked at the scoreboard on Thursday night, they were already trailing the previously winless Oakland Raiders.

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Richardson, Moore help Tennessee beats Santa Clara

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Tennessee got 18 points apiece from Josh Richardson and Armani Moore, and took control with impressive defensive play to start the second half en route to a 64-57 win over Santa Clara Thursday in the opening round of the Orlando Classic.

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Turkey jerky helps fuel US sailors in ocean race

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Plowing through the Indian Ocean in the Volvo Ocean Race, the sailors aboard the U.S.-based Team Alvimedica found Thanksgiving treats stashed in their food bags Thursday.

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Lions’ Johnson fastest to 10,000 yards receiving

Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson tosses the ball after his 25-yard reception for a touchdown during the first half of an NFL football game against the Chicago Bears in Detroit, Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Rick Osentoski)

DETROIT (AP) — Calvin Johnson has become the fastest player to 10,000 yards receiving, reaching the mark in his 115th game.

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Work off the meal: Central Park rink reopens

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York City parks department says the Lasker ice skating rink in Central Park has reopened to the public.

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