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Why Star Athletes Lose Their Fortunes

What do baseball’s Curt Schilling, boxing’s Mike Tyson, football’s Bernie Kosar and basketball’s Allen Iverson have in common? In addition to being highly-regarded athletes at the pinnacle of their respective sports, they all made and lost fortunes. And, they’re far from alone. Regrettably, it’s all too common for superstar athletes [...]

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Senior commanders quit Central African Republic rebel group

BANGUI (Reuters) - Four senior generals have quit the mostly Muslim Seleka rebel group controlling northern Central African Republic, saying they disagreed with secessionist plans for its northern enclave, a rebel spokesman said on Monday. The commanders, including Seleka's deputy military chief General Mahamat Al Khatim and its head of operations General Ali Daras, announced the decision after a meeting in the town of Bambari, which the rebels have made their headquarters. ...

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Indian weightlifters continue to disappoint at Asian Games | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis

Indian weightlifters continue to disappoint at Asian Games - Indian weightlifters continued with their listless display at the 17th Asian Games as K Ravi Kumar and Punam Yadav failed to impress in their respective men's and women's events, in Incheon on Tuesday. K Ravi Kumar failed to find a place in Group A of Men's 77kg category and ended up competing in Group B. Although he finished second in Group B, with Group A round scheduled later in the day, Ravi Kumar has no chance of making the...

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Simona Halep Tumbles, Caroline Wozniacki Survives in Wuhan

Simona Halep went crashing out at the hands of Spaniard Garbine Muguruza, while eighth seed Caroline Wozniacki suffered a scare in her match against Spaniard Carla Suarez Navarro, before winning at the tie break in the final set.. latest Tennis news- Simona Halep Tumbles, Caroline Wozniacki Survives in Wuhan

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Jeff Samardzija Pitches A's Past Angels 8-4

Jeff Samardzija pitched seven strong innings and received some rare run support to snap a four-start winless stretch, and the Oakland Athletics kept hold of the top AL wild-card spot by beating the AL West champion Los Angeles Angels 8-4 Monday night. The A's moved one game ahead of Kansas...

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