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LONDON (AP) — It has been a tough few months at the pockmarked concrete high-rise known as Fred Wigg Tower. First there was the fire, which left dozens temporarily homeless. Then came the rash of burglaries of fire-damaged apartments. And now the British army will be putting a battery of high-velocity missiles on the roof.
NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Knicks are keeping another key member of their rotation with JR Smith deciding to re-sign.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The U.S. Army will not return to Stewart-Haas Racing next season, citing a reallocation of its marketing budget that does not include a presence in NASCAR.
LONDON (AP) — Chelsea captain John Terry took the stand in his racism trial Tuesday to angrily deny he is prejudiced or racially abused an opponent during a Premier League match.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Berets are back for the U.S. Olympic team.
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — A Syrian official says the country's Olympic chief will not attend the London Games because the organizing committee did not invite him.
GENEVA (AP) — Jamaican sprinter Yohan Blake will compete in Switzerland next week in his first race since beating Usain Bolt over 100 and 200 meters in national Olympic trials.
Hinch has made the home page.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Prince Fielder made a splash at the All-Star Home Run Derby. Eight of them.
NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Yankees have told Mr. October to stay away this summer.