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I'm AP's assistant sports editor for sports in the eastern region, leading a team of a dozen reporters in 10 states. If it's got sports involved in Ohio, Pennsylvania, New York, Connecticut, Vermont, Maine, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, New Jersey or Massachusetts, I'm your dude.

Previous gigs with the AP include Hawaii, Las Vegas and Omaha, Neb. I started my career as an AP intern in ...

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NSA revelations reframe digital life for some

news.yahoo.com — In Louisiana, the wife of a former soldier is scaling back on Facebook posts and considering unfriending old acquaintances, worried an innocuous joke or long-lost associate might one day land her in a government probe. In California, a college student encrypts chats and emails, saying he's not planning anything sinister but shouldn't have to sweat snoopers.

Duke caps dominant ACC run

collegebasketball.ap.org — Home " Duke caps dominant ACC run Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski sits on the court during the second half of the NCAA Final Four college basketball tournament championship game against Wisconsin Monday, April 6, 2015, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip) Duke left no doubt-- this NCAA Tournament belonged to the ACC.

ACC, Big Ten split conference bragging rights, while SEC hinges on Kentucky

Back door: Duke bettors win on last free throw after review

collegebasketball.ap.org — Think that last free throw was meaningless for Duke as it beat Utah in the Sweet 16? Thousands of gamblers in Las Vegas disagree. The free throw allowed the top-seeded Blue Devils to cover a 5-point spread on Friday night, topping the Utes by 6 at 63-57 and flipping wagers on a game many thought was already over.

Back door: Duke bettors win on last free throw after review

wsoctv.com — By OSKAR GARCIA The Associated Press Think that last free throw was meaningless for Duke as it beat Utah in the Sweet 16? Thousands of gamblers in Las Vegas disagree. The free throw allowed the top-seeded Blue Devils to cover a 5-point spread on Friday night, topping the Utes by 6 at 63-57 and flipping wagers on a game many thought was already over.

Back door: Duke bettors win on last free throw after review

wpxi.com — By OSKAR GARCIA The Associated Press Think that last free throw was meaningless for Duke as it beat Utah in the Sweet 16? Thousands of gamblers in Las Vegas disagree. The free throw allowed the top-seeded Blue Devils to cover a 5-point spread on Friday night, topping the Utes by 6 at 63-57 and flipping wagers on a game many thought was already over.

Back door: Duke bettors win on last free throw after review

usnews.com — Duke's Justise Winslow (12) and Tyus Jones (5) react after a college basketball regional semifinal game against Utah in the NCAA Tournament Friday, March 27, 2015, in Houston. Duke won 63-57. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip) Associated Press By OSKAR GARCIA, Associated Press Think that last free throw was meaningless for Duke as it beat Utah in the Sweet 16?

Back door: Duke bettors win on last free throw after review - The Monitor: College

themonitor.com — The free throw allowed the Blue Devils to cover a 5-point spread on Friday night, topping the Utes by 6 at 63-57 and flipping wagers on a game many thought was already over. Luckily for gamblers, it appears most were backing Duke, laying 5 points at Las Vegas sports books operated by Caesars Entertainment, MGM Resorts International and the Wynn Las Vegas.

Back door: Duke bettors win on last free throw after review - Richmond.com: Ap

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Back door: Duke bettors win on last free throw after review

washingtontimes.com — Think that last free throw was meaningless for Duke as it beat Utah in the Sweet 16? Thousands of gamblers in Las Vegas disagree. The free throw allowed the top-seeded Blue Devils to cover a 5-point spread on Friday night, topping the Utes by 6 at 63-57 and flipping wagers on a game many thought was already over.
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Apr 24, 2015

RT @ESPNNBA: Warriors have NEVER won down 20 entering the 4th quarter in the shot clock era. They have gone 0-356 in such tries.

Apr 24, 2015

I heard you need a cheat code to play with Steph Curry on the PS4 versions.

Apr 24, 2015

RT @MichaelG1: Curry building the beginning of his playoff legend tonight in New Orleans, where the crowd is in stunned silence.

Apr 23, 2015

RT @jessespector: Manfred on Cuba: “Our goal is to follow the lead of the federal government … and hopefully … have freer access.”

Apr 23, 2015

MLB Commissioner says Pete Rose will be allowed to participate in All-Star Game. No timetable on reconsidering ban. apne.ws/1d4Vvz8

Apr 22, 2015

APNewsAlert: SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Barry Bonds' obstruction of justice conviction reversed by 9th US Circuit Court of Appeals.

Apr 22, 2015

APNewsAlert: PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Judge approves potential $1 billion plan to resolve thousands of NFL concussion lawsuits.

Apr 21, 2015

Unofficially, it's 12.8 f***s per minute. South Park movie song by Terrance and Phillip might give it an FPM run... twitter.com/jesswelman/sta…

Apr 21, 2015

Reds manager Bryan Price out swinging with #77FBombs. Quick look at prospects for rant hall of fame. @WillGravesAP: bigstory.ap.org/article/c031db…



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