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Japan-based advertising firm wins Olympic TV rights in Asia

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The International Olympic Committee has awarded exclusive Olympic broadcast rights in 22 Asia-Pacific countries to Japan-based advertising agency Dentsu Inc.

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New offense, new coach, same goal for Peyton Manning

In this Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015, file photo, Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning (18) warms up prior to an NFL divisional playoff football game against the Indianapolis Colts in Denver. Manning can earn back every penny of the $4 million pay cut John Elway asked his to take this offseason. All he has to do is win Super Bowl 50. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey, File)

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Peyton Manning can earn back every penny of the $4 million pay cut John Elway asked him to take this offseason.

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Mike Brown says Bengals might finally honor their past

In this Nov. 2, 2014, file photo, Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver A.J. Green (18) goes up for a catch over Jacksonville Jaguars cornerback Demetrius McCray during the first half of an NFL football game in Cincinnati.  (AP Photo/AJ Mast, File)

CINCINNATI (AP) — Bengals owner Mike Brown has changed his mind and is finally willing to honor some of the franchise’s best players at a stadium where there is virtually no trace of the past.

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Wisconsin Assembly approves Milwaukee Bucks arena deal

Republican Assembly Speaker Robin Vos, right, motions to Democratic Reps., from left: Peter Barca; JoCasta Zamarripa and Christine Sinicki at a news conference to announce a bill to pay for a new $500 million Milwaukee Bucks arena will pass on Tuesday, July 28, 2015, in Madison, Wis. (AP Photo/Scott Bauer)

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Wisconsin state Assembly has passed a bill to have taxpayers pay $250 million to help pay for a new Milwaukee Bucks arena.

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Sabres shakeup: Brandon replaces Black as team president

In this Jan. 14, 2015, file photo, Buffalo Bills team president Russ Brandon, left,  and owner and CEO Terry Pegula pose at an NFL football press conference in Orchard Park, N.Y. Bills president Russ Brandon's role is expanding to include overseeing the NHL's Buffalo Sabres as part of a front-office restructuring under Terry and Kim Pegula, who own both teams. Brandon will assume the duties of Sabres president Ted Black, who reached a mutual agreement to part ways with the franchise, the team announced Monday. (AP Photo/Bill Wippert, File)

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Bills president Russ Brandon dressed for the occasion Monday, when it came to discuss his new expanded role of overseeing Buffalo’s other pro sports franchise, the NHL’s Sabres.

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