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Ferrari names new team principal in latest shakeup

Ferrari driver Fernando Alonso of Spain, left and Williams driver Felipe Massa of Brazil arrive for the drivers parade for the Emirates Formula One Grand Prix at the Yas Marina racetrack in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)

MARANELLO, Italy (AP) — Ferrari replaced Marco Mattiacci with Maurizio Arrivabene as team principal Monday in the latest shakeup to the struggling Formula One team.

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Bahrain, UAE barred from retaking worlds places

BASEL, Switzerland (AP) — The International Handball Federation has barred Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates from retaking their places at the world championships despite ending apparent political boycotts of the event in Qatar.

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Seahawks rebound vs. Cards; Pats improve to 9-2

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson (3) smiles after an NFL football game against the Arizona Cardinals, Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014, in Seattle. The Seahawks won 19-3. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Russell Wilson and the Seattle Seahawks did some soul searching before their showdown with the Arizona Cardinals.

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Lawrence’s Gribler named AP 8-man Player of Year

BAY CITY, Mich. (AP) — Cody Caswell wants his Lawrence High School football players to strut onto the field before the game and strut off the field after the game.

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Soviet hockey coach Tikhonov dies at 84

In this Saturday, Dec. 9, 2006 file photo, Legendary Soviet ice hockey coach Viktor Tikhonov, centre, stands at the "Team USSR" bench prior to the charity ice hockey match, at the Moscow's Red Square. The legendary Russian hockey coach Viktor Tikhonov, whose teams won three Olympic gold medals, has died after an undisclosed long illness. He was 84. Russia's Kontinental Hockey League said early Monday, Nov. 24, 2014,  that Tikhonov died overnight. He had been receiving treatment at home for an illness that had left him unable to walk in recent weeks. (AP Photo/Ivan Sekretarev, File)

MOSCOW (AP) — Viktor Tikhonov, the Soviet hockey coach whose teams won three Olympic gold medals but fell to the United States in the “Miracle on Ice,” died after a long illness. He was 84.

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