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Retired champ Jeff Gordon could race for Dale Earnhardt Jr. next week

And he has admitted to racing with concussion-like symptoms in the past. Earnhardt was involved in a 22-car wreck in Daytona this month and wrec...

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World powers urge 'stability' in Turkey

Hours later, though, their control was far from complete, and they seemed to be losing their gamble. Turkish military officials, however, soun...

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San Antonio Spurs Re-Sign Manu Ginobili to One Year Deal

The 15-year National Basketball Association veteran averaged 9.6 points, 2.5 rebounds and 3.1 assists in 58 regular season games for San Antoni...

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National Football League notes: Jets beat deadline, sign Muhammad Wilkerson to extension

Denver linebacker Von Miller agreed to a six-year, $114.5 million deal with the Broncos on Friday that will make him the NFL's highest paid de...

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The MLB All-Star Game: making sense of a bloated, forced tradition

Second-inning homers by Kansas City teammates Eric Hosmer and Salvador Perez powered the American League to a 4-2 victory over the National ...

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Tom Brady's chances of winning Deflategate are looking increasingly slim

He and the NFLPA have 90 days to appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court under a certiorari petition, which permits a higher court to re-examine a deci...

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Orlando Magic acquire CJ Wilcox in trade with Los Angeles Clippers

Wilcox and cash to the Orlando Magic for a 2020 second-round and Devyn Marble . In 44 appearances at the National Basketball Association le...

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UFC 200's rescue plan: All-time great on his very last legs

Silva lost to current middleweight champion Michael Bisping earlier this year, and pulled out of a fight against Uriah Hall in May because he ...

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Nick Saban vs Paul Finebaum and SEC Network

Although the players were arrested on drug and weapon charges, they were not prosecuted. Finebaum then interjected, asking if Saban thought hi...

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Ohio's Kasich to speak at NAACP gathering, Trump skipping it

Leupp said he would vote for Trump even if he were unbound. On Friday, Martinez issued a statement that praised Pence's handling of the IN e...

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Portugal invites crying France fan to visit after Euro 2016

There were moths everywhere on the pitch Sunday when Portugal took on France for the Euro 2016 title. However, Eder's goal in extra time s...

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Edmund to start for Britain against Serbia in Davis Cup

That means James Ward will be first up for Great Britain at 11am BST on Saturday when he takes on Dusan Lajovic . Wimbledon champion Murray...

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Alabama's Nick Saban shows no sign of slowing down

Robinson , a third-year starter and All-American candidate at a spot where Alabama lacks a clear replacement, was arrested in Louisiana in May...

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Froome stamps authority on day of mourning at Tour de France

There were no kisses and none of the usual podium celebrations. But the publicity caravan that precedes the Tour along each stage route will b...

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Former Vanderbilt football player sentenced to 15 years for dorm rape

Batey is one of four former football players accused of taking part in the rape of the woman, now 24, who was an undergraduate at the time. All ...

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Mercedes withdraws appeal against Nico Rosberg's Silverstone penalty

Hamilton's teammate Nico Rosberg was second but a post-race penalty of 10 seconds saw the German demoted to third place. The race started und...

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Wilmots must wait to learn Belgium fate

Four years ago I was as far away from this as you could imagine. "We have a great team, great staff and great fans - and when you have the rig...

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Euro 2016: Wales down Belgium, seal semifinal spot

Vokes came on as a substitute to meet Chris Gunter's cross with a glancing header and spark wild celebrations in the Welsh corner of a stadium p...

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Europa League: West Ham will make Olympic Stadium debut in Europa League

West Ham finished seventh in the Premier League last season, and qualified for Europe courtesy of fifth-placed Manchester United winning the FA ...

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Gregg Popovich bids goodbye to irreplaceable Tim Duncan

One of the Spurs' biggest challenges heading into the 2016-17 season will be to find a leader who can fill some of the void left by Duncan's ...

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Prayers for Nice as 2nd round begins at the British Open

Jordan Spieth, the two-time major victor and No. 3 player (2:04 p.m. ), might say even years on, "What we had on 16 tee when I looked up and you...

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First impressions of the Red Sox' 4-1 win over the Rays

Ziegler, who will be a free-agent at the end of this season, had saved 18 games for the Diamondbacks this year, with an ERA of 2.82. This is cru...

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Belgium Head Coach Sacked

A statement from the Belgian FA reads: "We would like to thank Marc Wilmots for his work during the last four years". There is a common feeling ...

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Donald Trump Had Cold Feet About VP Selection Mike Pence

Gov. Asa Hutchinson called Pence a "thoughtful" leader and said the selection would give Republicans and independents confidence in a Trump pres...

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France are favorites as Portugal looks to make history

It isn't a stretch to say that the return of star defender Pepe to the starting lineup will be a huge boost for Portugal . "We know we always...

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