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Braves' streak at seven as Sheets ends two-year absence with win over Mets

July 15th, 2012 6:32 pm by Associated Press

ATLANTA Ben Sheets loved being back in the majors so much that he broke normal custom for starting pitchers and watched the last three innings from Atlanta's hot dugout instead of the clubhouse.

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Much work to do before London is ready for Olympics

July 15th, 2012 6:21 pm by Associated Press

LONDON With the opening ceremony less than two weeks away, there's a mad dash to the finish line at the Olympics and it has nothing to do with sprinters.

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Hamlin team's miscommunication helps Kahne race to second win of season

July 15th, 2012 6:18 pm by Associated Press

LOUDON, N.H. The best car was rolling toward victory until its driver and crew chief couldn't agree on how many tires to change.

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Knicks' Jason Kidd arrested on DWI charge in Hamptons

July 15th, 2012 6:17 pm by Associated Press

Jason Kidd mentoring Jeremy Lin was a nice story last week. Then Kidd was arrested on a drunken-driving charge, Lin's departure from New York for a "ridiculous contract" in Houston became more realistic, and a position of strength suddenly was one of turb

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Report: Paterno contract deal reached amid scandal

July 14th, 2012 8:00 pm by Associated Press

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. Veteran Penn State football coach Joe Paterno began talks that resulted in a sweetened retirement contract in the same month that he testified before a grand jury in the Jerry Sandusky sex-abuse case, and all members of the board of t

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Keselowski uses late charge to win Nationwide race in New Hampshire

July 14th, 2012 7:52 pm by Associated Press

LOUDON, N.H. Brad Keselowski slipped in front when Kevin Harvick got into a traffic jam. Then Harvick got mad.

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Source says Raiders, Branch agree to four-year deal

July 14th, 2012 7:38 pm by Associated Press

OAKLAND, Calif. The Oakland Raiders and safety Tyvon Branch have agreed to a new four-year contract, a person familiar with the decision said a deal that gives the franchise financial flexible and the team's leading tackler the stability he has wanted.

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Sports, coaches hold sway at many colleges

July 14th, 2012 7:27 pm by Associated Press

An off-hand crack by Ohio State President E. Gordon Gee confirmed what many already believed about the balance of power in college sports today: some football teams run universities, not the other way around.

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Tour de France leader says blood data can be misinterpreted

July 14th, 2012 1:13 pm by Associated Press

LE CAP D'AGDE, France (AP) Tour de France leader Bradley Wiggins says his doctors are strongly discouraging him from publishing his blood passport data because of possible misinterpretations by critics.

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Millar wins longest Tour stage; Wiggins keeps lead

July 13th, 2012 11:05 pm by Associated Press

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