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Serena Williams Defeats Sharapova to Win Australian Open
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Serena Williams Defeats Sharapova to Win Australian Open

Serena Williams won her 19th Grand Slam title, continued her unbeaten run in six Australian Open finals and extended her decade-long domination of Maria Sharapova with a commanding 6-3, 7-6 (5) win on Saturday night. Read »

7 minutes ago
Snoop Dogg's Super Bowl Focus: Youth Football

Snoop Dogg's Super Bowl Focus: Youth Football

For rapper Snoop Dogg, who for years has sponsored a youth football league with alumni in the NFL, the Super Bowl is... Read »

4 hours ago
Dallas School Co-Founded by Deion Sanders Closes

Dallas School Co-Founded by Deion Sanders Closes

The North Texas academy co-founded by NFL Hall of Famer Deion Sanders remains in financial disarray and will close... Read »

Jan 30, 2015
Why the Patriots — or the Seahawks — Will Win

Why the Patriots — or the Seahawks — Will Win

Belichick or Carroll? Brady or Wilson? Blount or Lynch? Take your pick Read »

Jan 31, 2015
Federal Officials Tackle Super Bowl Counterfeiters

Federal Officials Tackle Super Bowl Counterfeiters

Agents from the Department of Homeland Security are working undercover with local officials across the Phoenix area,... Read »

Jan 30, 2015
Goodell:

Goodell: "Deflategate" Probe "Thorough and Objective"

The NFL is conducting a "thorough and objective" investigation into whether the New England Patriots... Read »

Jan 30, 2015
Coach: Sherman's Decision to Play Super Bowl If Baby Arrives Early

Coach: Sherman's Decision to Play Super Bowl If Baby Arrives Early

Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll says it will be Richard Sherman's decision whether to play in Sunday's Super... Watch »

Jan 30, 2015
Pot Charge Dropped Against Pats' Blount

Pot Charge Dropped Against Pats' Blount

Prosecutors have dropped a marijuana possession charge against New England Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount... Read »

Jan 30, 2015
Richard Sherman's Dad Loves Life as LA Garbage Man

Richard Sherman's Dad Loves Life as LA Garbage Man

Many of the players in Sunday's Super Bowl grew up in Southern California, players such as Richard Sherman of the... Watch »

Jan 30, 2015
Belichick, Carroll Coach Super Bowl From Different Angles

Belichick, Carroll Coach Super Bowl From Different Angles

Put Bill Belichick behind a microphone and he's C-SPAN — minus the information. Pete Carroll is more like a Lifetime... Read »

Jan 30, 2015
Marathon Champ Banned for 2 Years for Doping

Marathon Champ Banned for 2 Years for Doping

Athletics Kenya says on Friday it has banned marathon champion Rita Jeptoo two years for doping. Read »

Jan 30, 2015
The Super Bowl Fan Experience

The Super Bowl Fan Experience

As the Patriots prepare to take on the Seahawks this Sunday in Super Bowl XLIX, fans are gathering in Arizona for... Watch »

Jan 29, 2015
5 Unexpected Stars Could Be Super Bowl MVP

5 Unexpected Stars Could Be Super Bowl MVP

Sometimes, the biggest offensive stars in the game are overshadowed by bit players, backups and defenders. Read »

Jan 29, 2015
Arizona New Rideshare Regulations

Arizona New Rideshare Regulations

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey on Thursday said he stopped state regulators from citing drivers for rideshare companies... Read »

Jan 29, 2015
Super Bowl Commercial by

Super Bowl Commercial by "No More"

No celebrities or NFL players facing the camera, saying "No more." This ad simply depicts a 911 call of a... Read »

Jan 29, 2015
Secret Guest to Sing With Katy Perry at Super Bowl

Secret Guest to Sing With Katy Perry at Super Bowl

Lenny Kravitz will join the pop star at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Arizona. Perry said her performance... Read »

Jan 30, 2015
NFL Concussions Down 25 Percent

NFL Concussions Down 25 Percent

The number of recorded concussions dropped 25 percent during the regular season, according to the NFL, even as... Read »

Jan 29, 2015
WATCH: Timelapse Shows Super Bowl Field Rolled Out

WATCH: Timelapse Shows Super Bowl Field Rolled Out

Watch as this timelapse video shows workers sliding the grass field into place prior to Super Bowl XLIX at... Watch »

Jan 30, 2015
Kitten Bowl Sunday

Kitten Bowl Sunday

Football tampering is inevitable when felines take the field Sunday in Hallmark Channel's Kitten Bowl. Read »

Jan 30, 2015
Super Bowl's Radio Row Still Debates Deflategate

Super Bowl's Radio Row Still Debates Deflategate

One of the media traditions associated with the NFL's big game is Radio Row, which is populated by radio hosts from... Watch »

Jan 29, 2015

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