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Babe Ruth hat sells for more than $300K

A baseball hat Babe Ruth wore during his 1934 tour of Japan just sold…

FIFA President Sepp Blatter, 2014 World Cup soccer ball

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What's really going on inside world of soccer?

Just what happened on Dec. 2, 2010, when football's world governing…

Ray McDonald

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49ers cut Ray McDonald amid sex assault allegations

The San Francisco 49ers released defensive end Ray McDonald on…

Jim Harbaugh, November 2014

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Report: Michigan makes sizable offer to Harbaugh

Michigan offered San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh a six-year,…

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Babe Ruth hat sells for more than $300K

A baseball hat Babe Ruth wore during his 1934 tour of Japan just sold for $303,277 on the site Grey Flannel Auctions.

FIFA President Sepp Blatter, 2014 World Cup soccer ball

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What's really going on inside world of...

Just what happened on Dec. 2, 2010, when football's world governing body FIFA decided to award the 2018 World Cup to Russia and the 2022 tournament to Qatar?

Ray McDonald

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49ers cut Ray McDonald amid sex assault...

The San Francisco 49ers released defensive end Ray McDonald on Wednesday amid allegations of sexual assault.

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Penguins goaltender Fleury mumps-free

Starting goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury tested negative for mumps and is cleared to play on Thursday night against the Colorado Avalanche, when the Pittsburgh Penguins could also get Sidney Crosby…

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Reports: Royals agree to deal with Volquez

Securing a rotation replacement in anticipation of right-hander James Shields' likely exit, the Kansas City Royals reportedly agreed to a contract with free agent right-hander Edinson Volquez on…

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Reports: Padres land OF Myers in...

The San Diego Padres continue to restock their outfield, agreeing on a three-team, 11-player trade that will bring in Wil Myers, multiple media outlets reported Wednesday.

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College football roundup: Wisconsin...

Paul Chryst, a former Wisconsin Badgers assistant, was hired Wednesday as head coach, replacing Gary Andersen.

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Reports: Mavs in talks to acquire Rondo

The Boston Celtics are engaged in trade talks that could result in point guard Rajon Rondo heading to the Dallas Mavericks, multiple media outlets reported Wednesday.

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Top 25 roundup: Cincinnati upsets San...

The Cincinnati Bearcats upset the No. 19 San Diego State Aztecs 71-62 at Fifth Third Arena in Cincinnati on Wednesday.

Kurt Busch, November 2014

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Busch testifies he told former girlfriend...

NASCAR Sprint Cup driver Kurt Busch insisted during testimony at a hearing Wednesday in Dover, Del., that he repeatedly asked his former girlfriend to leave his motorhome on the night that she…

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5-year-old tries to save UAB with $1...

One of the University of Alabama at Birmingham's newest and youngest fans has touched the hearts of those around the school's now defunct football program.

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NBA game roundup: Grizzlies edge Spurs in...

Power forward Zach Randolph scored 21 points, including all six of the Grizzlies' points in the third overtime, and Memphis emerged with a 117-116 win at the AT&T Center on Wednesday.

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NHL game roundup: Eriksson lifts Bruins...

After seemingly weeks of bad bounces and frustration, the Boston Bruins finally found some good fortune Wednesday, getting an early lead on a goofy bounce, great goaltending from a second-stringer,…

Alex Rodriguez, July 2013

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Cashman: Rodriguez to compete for Yankees'...

With third baseman Chase Headley signing a four-year contract with the New York Yankees on Monday, it appears that Alex Rodriguez will be relegated to designated hitter duties when he returns next…

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Youngstown State to hire Bo Pelini

Bo Pelini, fired by Nebraska after seven seasons, is expected to be introduced as the new head coach at Youngstown State University on Wednesday.

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