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Meet the 13-year-old whose story made an Olympic champ cry

They have barely met, lead lives a world apart and did not speak for…

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Sherman, Seahawks smother 49ers

Four days after beating the Arizona Cardinals 19-3, the Seahawks…

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Stars' Garbutt, Jets' Lowry suspended

The NHL's disciplinary wing didn't take the day off on Thanksgiving.

Dallas owner Mark Cuban

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Cuban stumps for NBA realignment

Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban would like to see his team -- and…

Emma Lundell Mikaela Shiffrin

Lundell family

Meet the 13-year-old whose story made an...

They have barely met, lead lives a world apart and did not speak for two years. But Emma Lundell has made Mikaela Shiffrin cry, and Shiffrin has given Lundell hope.

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Stars' Garbutt, Jets' Lowry suspended

The NHL's disciplinary wing didn't take the day off on Thanksgiving.

Dallas owner Mark Cuban

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Cuban stumps for NBA realignment

Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban would like to see his team -- and seven other NBA teams -- change conferences.

Brazilian soccer legend Pele

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Hospital: Pele's condition improves

Brazilian football legend Pele's condition has improved, according to a Thursday evening statement from a Sao Paulo hospital.

There had been earlier concerns about Pele's health after Albert Einstein…

Mark Sanchez, Philadelphia Eagles

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Eagles rout Cowboys at home

Mark Sanchez threw a touchdown pass and LeSean McCoy ran for another as Philadelphia dominated host Dallas to move into sole possession of first place in the NFC East.

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Ohio State DT Karageorge missing

Ohio State senior reserve defensive lineman Kosta Karageorge has been missing since early Wednesday and Columbus Police are continuing to search for him.

Calvin Johnson, Detroit Lions

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Lions 34, Bears 17

Calvin Johnson caught two touchdown passes during a record-setting afternoon to lead the Detroit Lions to a 34-17 victory over the Chicago Bears in their annual Thanksgiving Day game at Ford Field.

Brazilian soccer legend Pele

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Fears over Pele's health downplayed

Concerns over Brazilian soccer legend Pele's health have been downplayed by the 74-year-old's representatives after his condition was feared to have worsened.

Aaron Rodgers, Green Bay Packers, 2013 playoffs

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Brady ready to face Rodgers for first time

Sunday's late afternoon matchup between the New England Patriots (9-2) and Green Bay Packers (8-3) represents a lot of things.

Phil Hughes cricket

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Australian cricketer Phil Hughes dies

Australia cricket international Phil Hughes has died after being hit in the head by a ball on Tuesday.

The 25-year old, who had been hoping to regain his place in the team for next week's Test match…

Yasmany Tomas, 2013 World Baseball Classic

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Report: D-backs agree to deal with Cuban...

The Arizona Diamondbacks reportedly have agreed to a lucrative contract with Cuban slugger Yasmany Tomas.

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Arizona hold off SDSU to win Maui crown

In a defensive battle between two undefeated college basketball powers, tournament-tested Arizona survived the challenge.

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NHL game roundup: Bickell breaks tie for...

Left winger Bryan Bickell scored a tie-breaking goal late in the third period, and the Chicago Blackhawks overcame a strong performance from Colorado goaltender Calvin Pickard to beat the Avalanche…

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NBA game roundup: Trail Blazers win ninth...

Wesley Matthews scored a season-high 28 points and the Portland Trail Blazers ran their winning streak to nine with a 105-97 win over the Charlotte Hornets on Wednesday night.

Washington Redskins huddle, November 2013, Robert Griffin III

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Redskins to start McCoy at QB

The Washington Redskins will start Colt McCoy instead of Robert Griffin III in Sunday's game against the Indianapolis Colts, coach Jay Gruden confirmed Wednesday.

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