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Prince Andrew denies claims he had sex with underage girl

Britain's Prince Andrew attends the 45th Annual Meeting of the World Economic Forum, WEF, in Davos, Switzerland, Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015. (AP Photo/Keystone, Jean-Christophe Bott)

DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — Britain’s Prince Andrew on Thursday publicly denied for the first time allegations that he had sex with an underage teenager.

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Rihanna wins court battle over Topshop T-shirt

In this Feb. 7, 2009 file photo, Rihanna arrives at the Clive Davis pre-Grammy party in Beverly Hills, Calif. Pop singer Rihanna has won a court battle against fashion retailer Topshop over a T-shirt featuring a photo of her. Britain's Court of Appeal on Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015 upheld an earlier ruling that Topshop can't sell the shirt bearing the singer's image without her approval. (AP Photo/Matt Sayles, File)

LONDON (AP) — Pop singer Rihanna has won a court battle against fashion retailer Topshop over a T-shirt featuring a photo of her.

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Real is top soccer moneymaker for 10th year; Man United 2nd

Real Madrid's Gareth Bale, left, celebrates his goal with Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo, right, during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between Getafe and Real Madrid at the Coliseum Alfonso Perez stadium in Madrid, Spain, Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

LONDON (AP) — Real Madrid is soccer’s biggest moneymaker for the 10th straight year, while Manchester United has risen to second in the rankings by maintaining commercial growth during its worst Premier League campaign.

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England’s Fisher fires 7-under 65 to lead Qatar by 1

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Oliver Fisher carded eight birdies on the opening day to take a solo one-shot lead at the Qatar Masters on Wednesday.

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Australian athlete chases Olympic gold amid doping scandal

This is a Saturday, Aug. 11, 2012  file photo of Gold-medallist Sergey Kirdyapkin of Russia, right stands with silver-medallist Jared Tallent of Australia,  after the men's 50-kilometer race walk competition at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. Jared Tallent says he "definitely" considers himself the true Olympic race-walking champion. Now he just needs the gold medal to prove it. The Australian finished second in the 50-kilometer walk at the 2012 London Olympics behind Sergei Kirdyapkin, who was one of five Russian walkers banned Tuesday Jan. 20, 2015, for doping. (AP Photo/Mike Groll, File)

MOSCOW (AP) — Jared Tallent says he “definitely” considers himself the true Olympic race-walking champion. Now he just needs the gold medal to prove it.

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