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Olympian Michael Phelps arrested on DUI charge

Authorities say Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps has been arrested on a DUI charge in Maryland. Read more »

Published 11 hours ago

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Raiders fire coach Dennis Allen

Dennis Allen arrived in Oakland as the fresh-faced, defensive mastermind who was supposed to be completely different than the parade of coaches during late owner Al Davis' final years running the... Read more »

Published 12 hours ago

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NFL says Husain Abdullah should not have been penalized for prayer

The NFL says Kansas City Chiefs safety Husain Abdullah should not have been penalized for dropping to his knees in prayer in the end zone after an interception. Read more »

Published 13 hours ago

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Charles sends Chiefs to 41-14 rout of Patriots

Jamaal Charles proved he is back to full speed for the Kansas City Chiefs. Read more »

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Twins fire manager Ron Gardenhire after 13 seasons

The Minnesota Twins fired manager Ron Gardenhire on Monday, ending a 13-season tenure that included at least 92 losses in each of the last four years. Read more »

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Jeff Gordon wins at Dover elimination race; 4 drivers cut from Chase

Jeff Gordon doused Team Penske's hot streak with a champagne bath in Victory Lane. Read more »

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Former Ute Steve Smith torches old team as Ravens beat Carolina 38-10

Steve Smith didn't have to yell at the Carolina Panthers to remind them that they made a mistake by letting him go. Read more »

Published Sept. 28, 2014

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Kansas fires Charlie Weis 4 games into third season

Charlie Weis arrived at Kansas full of bravado, promising dramatic changes within the long-suffering program. Players were dismissed, offenses and defenses were scrapped. Assistant coaches were... Read more »

Published Sept. 28, 2014

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Positive attitude keeps six-time Olympic gold-medal swimmer going after accident

For Amy Van Dyken-Rouen, a Friday night out for dinner in June turned into a life-altering event. The six-time Olympic gold-medal swimmer crashed in an all-terrain vehicle on the way home. Her... Read more »

Published Sept. 27, 2014

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Tony Stewart comforted by support of NASCAR family

Tony Stewart's walk back to his motorhome was halted by a pair of old friends. Two longtime NASCAR participants stopped Stewart not far from his car for a lengthy chat in the Dover garage. Read more »

Published Sept. 26, 2014

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Olympic sports on board for US 2024 bid

The U.S. Olympic Committee received near-unanimous support from the country's sports federations in a poll asking whether they would support a bid for the 2024 Olympics — another sign that a... Read more »

Published Sept. 26, 2014

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Europe leads 5-3 after Day 1 of Ryder Cup

For the first time in eight years, Europe is ahead after the first full day of play at the Ryder Cup. Read more »

Published Sept. 26, 2014

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AP Source: Video addressed to NFL security chief

The video of Ray Rice punching his fiancee inside a casino elevator was sent to NFL headquarters to the attention of league security chief Jeffrey Miller in April, a law enforcement official says. Read more »

Published Sept. 26, 2014

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American rookies lead the way at Gleneagles

Jordan Spieth and Patrick Reed made an auspicious debut Friday in the Ryder Cup by running off five birdies in a six-hole stretch for a 5-and-4 victory in fourballs over Ian Poulter and Scottish... Read more »

Published Sept. 26, 2014

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Stewart says crash was '100 percent' accident

Tony Stewart says the crash that killed 20-year-old Kevin Ward Jr. on a dirt track in upstate New York was "100 percent" an accident. Read more »

Published Sept. 26, 2014

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Tony Stewart says crash was '100 percent' accident

There were days when Tony Stewart couldn't get out of bed. It was a chore to take a shower, to leave his room. The television was on, he would stare at it, and have no idea what he was watching. Read more »

Published Sept. 26, 2014

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Baptism by fire for all 3 US Ryder Cup rookies

The U.S. rookies are being thrown straight into the mix at the Ryder Cup. Read more »

Published Sept. 25, 2014

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Qatar women withdraw over Asian Games hijab ban

The Qatari women's basketball team withdrew from the Asian Games in a protest against international rules that ban players from wearing Muslim headscarves in competition. Read more »

Published Sept. 25, 2014

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Suspect captured, but UVa student still missing

A man charged with abducting a missing University of Virginia sophomore has been captured in Texas and is awaiting extradition — but there is still no sign of the student, authorities said. Read more »

Published Sept. 25, 2014

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Ready or not, it's Teddy Time in Minnesota

From the moment the Minnesota Vikings traded back into the first round to take Teddy Bridgewater, it was only a matter of time before he took over as the team's starting quarterback. Read more »

Published Sept. 24, 2014

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Tony Stewart will not face charges in deadly crash

Three-time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart will not be charged with the death of a fellow driver at a sprint car race in upstate New York, prosecutors said Wednesday in disclosing for the first time... Read more »

Published Sept. 24, 2014

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Private actions are company business

The nation may still be debating the NFL’s handling of Baltimore Ravens’ running back Ray Rice’s domestic troubles, but the message the incident has sent is clear — messing... Read more »

Published Sept. 23, 2014

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Where do we draw the line on spanking?

In study after study, as many as 8 out of 10 adults in America say spanking is an appropriate form of discipline. Read more »

Published Sept. 23, 2014

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Matthews, Maclin lead Eagles over Redskins 37-34

A rookie's breakthrough. An exiled receiver's return. A brawl. Read more »

Published Sept. 21, 2014

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