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  • Iranian President Hassan Rouhani is listening to the welcome remarks during a session of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014. Leaders gathered in the Swiss ski resort of Davos have made it a top priority to push to reshape the global economy and cut global warming by shifting to cleaner energy sources. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)

    New letter seeks release of ex-Marine held in Iran

    An interim nuclear agreement between world powers and Iran presents "the perfect time" to press for the release of an ex-Marine being held on spying charges, a former defense secretary and three retired high-ranking generals wrote to President Barack Obama.


  • Green Bay Packers fullback John Kuhn (30) spikes the ball after making a touchdown run during the second half of an NFL wild-card playoff football game against the San Francisco 49ers, Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014, in Green Bay, Wis. (AP Photo/Mike Roemer)

    WR Jones among key Packers facing uncertainty

    GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Wearing his familiar knit cap and a blue San Jose State sweatshirt, Packers receiver James Jones looked like he was ready to escape the bitter cold and take the first flight back home to the West Coast.


  • James sits out Heat-Spurs preseason game

    LeBron James missed Miami's preseason game against San Antonio on Saturday night, sitting out in favor of rest and maintenance.


  • Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson carries the ball into the end zone for a touchdown as Baltimore Ravens cornerback Lardarius Webb chases him during the second half of an NFL football game in Baltimore, Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

    Aaron Rodgers, Packers hold off Ravens

    Eddie Lacy rushed for 120 yards to fuel the Packers' first road win of the season. Green Bay (3-2) took a 16-3 lead into the fourth quarter and was up 19-10 with 4 minutes left, but the Ravens (3-3) kept coming back.


  • Observers see no signs of Congress derailing D.C. budget autonomy

    D.C. residents overwhelmingly cast ballots Tuesday to give the city budget autonomy from Congress, but supporters will be crossing their fingers while counting down the 35 legislative-day period during which federal lawmakers could attempt to derail the approved charter amendment.


  • Heat bench shining as playoffs approach

    It's been a running joke with Mike Miller for much of this season. He comes into the Miami Heat locker room before games, sees the jersey hanging in his stall and wonders aloud why someone went to the trouble of putting it there.


  • Hunter voted out as head of NBA players' union

    Billy Hunter was ousted from his job as executive director of the union in a unanimous vote by NBA players who said Saturday they will "no longer be divided, misled, misinformed."


  • Green Bay Packers cornerback Sam Shields (37) returns an interception for a touchdown as he dives past San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) during the first quarter of an NFC divisional playoff NFL football game in San Francisco, Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

    Kaepernick delivers; 49ers beat Packers 45-31

    Colin Kaepernick ran for a quarterback playoff record 181 yards and two touchdowns and threw two scoring passes to Michael Crabtree in leading the San Francisco 49ers back to the NFC championship game with a 45-31 victory against the Green Bay Packers on Saturday night.


  • Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, right, celebrates the touchdown reception by wide receiver James Jones (89) in the first half of an NFL football game against the Chicago Bears in Chicago, Sunday, Dec. 16, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

    Packers clinch NFC North with 21-13 win over Bears

    With one championship under their belt, the Green Bay Packers are already eyeing a few others.


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