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One weekend, three celebrity weddings

Wedding bells rang for three different celebrity couples over Labor…

Maria Sharapova, 2014 US Open

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Ferrer, Sharapova stunned at US Open

Fourth seed David Ferrer was sent crashing out of the U.S. Open by…

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Tony Stewart's return to NASCAR cut short

What started as a deeply emotional race for Tony Stewart ended…

Kevin Durant NBA playoffs

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Report: Durant offered $265 million-plus shoe deal

Nike pulled out all the stops to prevent Oklahoma City Thunder star…

Dwyane Wade Gabrielle Union

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One weekend, three celebrity weddings

Wedding bells rang for three different celebrity couples over Labor Day weekend.

Maria Sharapova, 2014 US Open

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Ferrer, Sharapova stunned at US Open

Fourth seed David Ferrer was sent crashing out of the U.S. Open by Frenchman Gilles Simon on Sunday, becoming the biggest men's scalp to be taken so far during the final grand slam of the tennis…

Kevin Durant NBA playoffs

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Report: Durant offered $265 million-plus...

Nike pulled out all the stops to prevent Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant from signing a shoe deal with rival Under Armour. Durant's seven-year contract with Nike is expiring and Under Armour…

Kevin Sumlin Texas A&M

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NCAA Week One Review: Sumlin makes the...

College football is mostly about two things. Quarterbacks. And the Southeastern Conference. Nowhere did those two themes intersect better than in the first game of the season -- Texas A&M at South…

Kevin Harvick

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Earnhardt: Harvick's contribution goes...

By Reid Spencer NASCAR Wire Service Distributed by The Sports Xchange HAMPTON, Ga. -- Yes, Kevin Harvick made mincemeat of the rest of the field in Saturday night's Great Clips 300 at Atlanta Motor…

Ray McDonald

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Domestic violence charge for 49ers' McDonald

The National Football League's new domestic violence policy will be tested just three days after it was implemented by Commissioner Roger Goodell.

San Jose, California, police arrested the San…

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Sports betting vs. stock market

Sports gamblers have lots in common with stock market investors. They both believe they can predict the future, and they sometimes fall into the trap of making decisions with their hearts instead of…

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Pro wrestlers shake things up in North Korea

The crowd cheers as the stars make their way to the ring for first pro-wrestling bout North Korea has seen in almost 20 years.

Back then, we're told the spectators thought the action was real.

Now,…

Michael Sam, NFL preseason debut

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Rams waive openly gay player Michael Sam

The St. Louis Rams announced Saturday that Michael Sam, who made history as the first openly gay player to be drafted into the NFL, has been waived and did not make the team's final 53-man…

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College-athlete pay case nearly didn't happen

College football is changing. About half of the players who put on pads and helmets this weekend will have the opportunity to make money from their sport before they graduate.

Tony Stewart 2011 NASCAR Sprint Cup

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Tony Stewart: Racing will help me get through

Tony Stewart says he took the last three weekends off to respect the family of the driver that his race car struck and killed this month, and to deal with his own emotions.

Returning to NASCAR racing…

Sara Errani

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U.S Open: Venus Williams loses epic encounter

Venus Williams was the first former champion to fall on Friday at the U.S. Open.

The American lost an epic encounter with world No. 13 Sara Errani as the Italian came through 6-0 0-6 7-6.

Roger Federer…

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Drivers standing behind Stewart

Tony Stewart returned to racing Friday, and most of his peers were beyond pleased to welcome him back.

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Mercedes asks Twitter to solve driver rivalry

Mercedes' Formula One team is facing a million dollar question -- and it has decided to ask the audience.

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Cardinals confident Lackey will deliver

When the St. Louis Cardinals dealt for John Lackey at the July 31 non-waiver trading deadline from the Boston Red Sox, it was as much about shaking things up as adding a frontline starting pitcher.…

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