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Marquez defends Texas title in MotoGP

Marc Marquez, of Spain, makes turn 20 during the MotoGP Grand Prix of the Americas motorcycle race at the Circuit of the Americas, Sunday, April 13, 2014, in Austin, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Reigning world champion Marc Marquez of Spain claimed his second consecutive Grand Prix of the Americas title on Sunday, beating Repsol Honda teammate and countryman Dani Pedrosa on the same track where he took his first career MotoGP victory.

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Rangers’ Colby Lewis set to return to rotation

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Texas Rangers right-hander Colby Lewis is scheduled Monday to make his first major league start in 21 months after elbow and hip surgeries.

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NASCAR’s Kurt Busch says Haas serious about F1

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — NASCAR driver Kurt Busch says team owner Gene Haas is serious about making a strong entry in Formula One now that the sport’s governing body has opened the door for the first U.S.-based entry in decades.

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Swarm of bees removed from Circuit of the Americas

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A swarm of bees estimated at about 25,000 had to be removed at Circuit of the Americas in Austin after taking up residence under a picnic table near the main grandstand.

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Clint Dempsey leads Seattle past Dallas, 3-2

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Clint Dempsey scored twice to lead Seattle Sounders FC to a 3-2 victory over FC Dallas on Saturday night.

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