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Johnson gets break, wins at California

California native Jimmie Johnson comes home to win the Auto Club 500.

No. 19 Pittsburgh upsets No. 3 Villanova

Pittsburgh controlled the tempo and the offensive rebounding to hand No. 3 Villanova its second consecutive loss.

Mother of women's Canadian figure skater dies

The mother of Canadian figure skating star Joannie Rochette died Sunday, two days before Rochette is to begin competition.

Norwegian Svindal leads super-combined

Aksel Lund Svindal can win a second Olympic gold medal after leading the downhill portion of the super-combined.

Magic hand Cavs third straight loss

Dwight Howard sends Shaq a message as Magic hand Cavs third straight loss.

Ohno makes U.S. Olympic history

Ohno makes U.S. history with a bronze medal in the 1,000 final.