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#Technologyandstuff: Chevy makes the best of exec's nervous speech after World Series

Shortly before 9 a.m. on the day after the worst night of his life, Rikk Wilde got the phone call from his big boss at General Motors. Read more »

Published 10 hours ago

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Utes, TCU and West Virginia gain footing in new leagues

Also on the rise is No. 18 Utah, which experienced growing pains after leaving the Mountain West Conference after the 2010 season. Read more »

Published 10 hours ago

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Rugby: New Zealand's leading scorer will be available when All Blacks take on U.S. in Chicago

Some star All Blacks players face a crossroads when New Zealand plays the United States in Chicago on Saturday in a rare rugby meeting on American soil. Flyhalf Daniel Carter, the leading... Read more »

Published 14 hours ago

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Photo gallery: A look back at the Rumble in the Jungle

It was 40 years ago that two men met just before dawn on Oct. 30, 1974, to earn $5 million in the Rumble in the Jungle. In one of boxing's most memorable moments, Muhammad Ali stopped the... Read more »

Published 15 hours ago

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Gunfire, arrests erupt as Giants fans revel in win

The celebration in San Francisco's streets over the Giants' World Series victory turned raucous and violent in some areas with people injured by gunfire, officers hurt by bottles thrown by... Read more »

Published 17 hours ago

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New dynasty: Giants capture 3rd title in 5 years

Bruce Bochy is crazy superstitious. It's a little-known fact about the unflappable San Francisco Giants manager. Read more »

Published 18 hours ago

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NFL-backed study: $255M boost to UK from franchise

An NFL franchise in London could generate more than $250 million a year for Britain, according to a study released Wednesday. Read more »

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Chiefs QB Alex Smith to practice after shoulder injury

Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith plans to practice Wednesday despite spraining his troublesome throwing shoulder in last weekend's victory over the St. Louis Rams. Read more »

Published yesterday

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Georgia's Todd Gurley suspended 4 games by NCAA

The NCAA said Wednesday that Georgia star running back Todd Gurley must sit out until Nov. 15 for accepting more than $3,000 for autographed memorabilia and other items over a two-year period. Read more »

Published yesterday

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Peavy, Belt, Giants fall apart; KC forces Game 7

Jake Peavy and the San Francisco Giants hoped Game 6 of the World Series would result in a parade. Read more »

Published Oct. 28, 2014

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Romo returns, Cowboys lose to Redskins in OT

Tony Romo got back in the game just in time for the Dallas Cowboys' final drive in regulation, and when that didn't work out he got another chance in overtime. Read more »

Published Oct. 28, 2014

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Mississippi State, Florida State top playoff list

The College Football Playoff selection committee has spoken — and it likes the SEC. Read more »

Published Oct. 28, 2014

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Royals hope to light up Giants and clubhouse deer

A 2-foot-tall image of deer in multicolored neon with a bulls-eye on its tail is affixed to a wall in the Kansas City Royals locker room. It hangs between the stalls of Aaron Crow and Tim Collins,... Read more »

Published Oct. 27, 2014

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Chivas USA chooses to shut down

Don Garber helped usher Chivas USA into Major League Soccer a decade ago, so it was not hard to discern a bit of sadness in his voice Monday as he discussed the decision to shut down the team. Read more »

Published Oct. 27, 2014

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South Africa: Police hunt soccer captain's killers

South African police on Monday launched a massive operation to find the killers of the national soccer team captain who was fatally shot during an apparent house robbery, underscoring the country's... Read more »

Published Oct. 27, 2014

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Madison Bumgarner, Giants blank Royals for 3-2 Series lead

With every pitch, Madison Bumgarner etched his place among the World Series greats. Read more »

Published Oct. 26, 2014

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Cardinals outfielder Oscar Taveras dies in car accident in Dominican Republic

St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Oscar Taveras, a 22-year-old slugger who was regarded as one of the majors' top prospects, died Sunday in a car accident in his native Dominican Republic. Read more »

Published Oct. 26, 2014

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Giants surge past Royals 11-4 to tie Series 2-all

The World Series was slipping away from the San Francisco Giants. Read more »

Published Oct. 26, 2014

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Sounders beat Galaxy 2-0, win Supporters' Shield

Second-half substitute Marco Pappa scored in the 85th minute and again in stoppage time, and the Seattle Sounders beat the Los Angeles Galaxy 2-0 to win the MLS Supporters' Shield for the first... Read more »

Published Oct. 25, 2014

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BYU alum Jeremy Guthrie picks up first career postseason win, helps Royals edge Giants 3-2 for 2-1 World Series lead

Sparkling defense, a stingy bullpen and just enough timely hitting. That same winning formula of fundamental baseball put the Kansas City Royals on top in the World Series. Read more »

Published Oct. 24, 2014

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No. 20 USC's defense out to reclaim name against Utah

Southern California knows how to stop the run, allowing just 93.2 yards rushing per game in Pac-12 play. Read more »

Published Oct. 23, 2014

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Royals clobber Giants 7-2 to even World Series

Salvador Perez shouted at Hunter Strickland, who shouted right back. The Kansas City Royals streamed from their dugout, the San Francisco Giants from their own. And for a tense moment in the sixth... Read more »

Published Oct. 22, 2014

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Bumgarner, Giants stop Royals 7-1 in Series opener

By the time Madison Bumgarner took the mound to throw his first pitch, the San Francisco Giants already held a three-run lead. Read more »

Published Oct. 21, 2014

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Rookie Jabari Parker headlines new-look Bucks

The Milwaukee Bucks' 19-year-old forward seems ready for the off-court attention that comes with being a cornerstone for a franchise in transition. Now it's time to show if he can play ball. Read more »

Published Oct. 21, 2014

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Soccer team Sunderland offers to refund fans after 8-0 loss

Sunderland says its players have offered to refund the ticket of every fan who attended its humiliating 8-0 defeat at Southampton in the English Premier League on Saturday. Captain John... Read more »

Published Oct. 21, 2014

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