Bruce Jenner comes out as transgender, says 'for all intents and purposes, I am a woman'
NEW YORK (AP) -- In the 1970s, Bruce Jenner was a symbol of American masculinity as an Olympic champion. Nearly 40 years later, in an extraordinary television interview, Jenner told the world that he identifies as a woman and has felt gender confusion since he was a little boy growing up in the New York suburbs....

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Federal judge allows fired band director's civil rights suit against Ohio State to go forward
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- A band director fired by Ohio State University for allowing a "sexualized culture" within its celebrated marching band may move forward with his civil rights lawsuit against the school, a federal judge ruled Friday....

Ex-nanny for Penguins' Kunitz charged with stealing jewelry; already charged with arson
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The former nanny of Pittsburgh Penguins player Chris Kunitz has been charged with stealing $12,000 diamond earrings from his home, then selling them to jewelry stores, police said....

The final furlong: Record-breaking jockey Tony McCoy set for last day in the saddle
After nearly 4,350 winners, more than 1,000 falls, 20 straight jockey titles and countless broken bones, Tony McCoy will end his record-shattering career on the aptly named Box Office on Saturday....

Specter of positive doping tests in Kenya casts shadow over strong London Marathon field
LONDON (AP) -- With a field that features five of the seven fastest men's marathoners in history, Sunday's race in London shapes up as a showcase of Kenyan distance running....

Los Angeles-area stadium for Raiders, Chargers envisions lightning bolts, flaming cauldron
CARSON, Calif. (AP) -- New designs for a proposed NFL stadium in the Los Angeles area include simulated lightning bolts for the San Diego Chargers and a flame honoring late Oakland Raiders owner Al Davis....


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