IOC board to consider recognition of Kosovo
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LONDON (AP) - The International Olympic Committee is considering granting recognition to Kosovo and suspending Gambia. The status of the two countries will be debated Friday during an IOC executive board meeting in Montreux, Switzerland, IOC spokesma...
 
 
Redskins' Gruden: RG3 is 'wild card' for Monday
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ASHBURN, Va. (AP) - Jay Gruden says Colt McCoy remains the Washington Redskins starting quarterback as of "right now" - but the coach called Robert Griffin III a "wild card" who still has a chance to start Monday night's game against the Dallas Cowbo...
 
 
Nigeria talks with Boko Haram but no sign of girls' release
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By Emma Farge and Lanre Ola N'DJAMENA/MAIDUGURI (Reuters) - Nearly a week after Nigeria announced a ceasefire deal with Boko Haram, which it said would include the release of more than 200 schoolgirls kidnapped by the Islamist group, there is still n...
 
University defends response to threat to speaker
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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Facing faculty concerns about guns on the campus of Utah State University, the school's president is responding to accusations that the institution acted irresponsibly after a threat against feminist speaker Anita Sarkeesian. Pr...