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Dolphins' Gore injures left ankle against Vikings

Miami's Frank Gore hurt his left ankle on the second-to-last play of the first quarter and didn't return to the Dolphins' loss at Minnesota

Salt Lake City gets go-ahead to bid for Winter…

SLC repeat? Salt Lake City gets go-ahead to bid for Winter Olympics

Alvarez stops Fielding in 3rd round for 3rd…

Canelo Alvarez landed dozens of body punches, knocking down Rocky Fielding four times and stopping him in the third round to earn his third weight class title, taking the WBA super middleweight belt

AP source: Wilson Ramos, Mets agree to $19M…

A person familiar with the negotiations says the New York Mets have agreed to a $19 million, two-year deal with free agent catcher Wilson Ramos

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Senators ask FBI to investigate Blackmun for…

Two lawmakers are asking the Justice Department and FBI to look into whether former U.S. Olympic Committee CEO Scott Blackmun lied to a Senate panel in testimony about the handling of sex-abuse allegations against Larry Nassar

Colts use Mack attack, defense to shut down…

Marlon Mack rushed for a career-high 139 yards and two scores and the Indianapolis Colts defense shut out one of the league's hottest offenses, rolling to a 23-0 victory Sunday

Bobsled body suspends 5 Russians in fallout of Sochi doping

Russian bobsled federation president Alexander Zubkov and four others have been provisionally suspended for doping in fallout from the Sochi Olympics

Bears clinch NFC North with 24-17 victory over…

Mitchell Trubisky threw for two touchdowns, Eddie Jackson ended Aaron Rodgers' NFL-record streak without an interception and the Chicago Bears clinched the NFC North championship with a 24-17 victory over the Green Bay Packers on Sunday

Report: USOC and others delayed in response to…

Report: USOC, other Olympic leaders delayed in response to Nassar allegations

Steelers ride rookie Samuels past Patriots 17-10

Rookie running back Jaylen Samuels ran for a career-high 142 yards and made a critical third-down reception in the fourth quarter as Pittsburgh snapped a three-game losing streak by holding off Tom Brady and the Patriots 17-10

IOC eases off support for electronic gaming as Olympic event

The International Olympic Committee has slowed its support for recognizing electronic gaming as a sport

Simmons, Embiid lead 76ers past Cavs in Butler's…

Ben Simmons had 22 points, 11 rebounds and 14 assists for his third triple-double of the season, Joel Embiid scored 24 points and the Philadelphia 76ers won in Jimmy Butler's return, routing Cleveland Cavaliers 128-105

Ethiopia's top Paralympian now living as refugee…

Two years after he won Ethiopia's only medal at the Rio de Janeiro Paralympics, Tamiru Kefeyalew is still in Brazil and still searching for a better life

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Heupel, Kelly, Saban are finalists for AP coach…

UCF's Josh Heupel, Notre Dame's Brian Kelly and Alabama's Nick Saban are the finalists for The Associated Press national college football coach of the year after leading their teams to unbeaten regular seasons

Bach and IOC: No Olympic city ever as ready as…

IOC President Thomas Bach and other International Olympic Committee members are calling Tokyo the best prepared host city in recent memory

US coach: Vonn plans to return to racing next…

Lindsey Vonn is hoping to return from injury next month and resume her pursuit of the all-time World Cup wins record, according to the U.S. Ski Team's head coach

SKorean curling official leaves sport over abuse suspicions

A beleaguered South Korean curling official says he and his family will leave the sport for good as the government investigates their alleged abusive treatment of the "Garlic Girls," the country's hugely popular Olympic silver medalists

Loves set scoring records to win Father-Son Challenge

Davis Love III and son post record score to win the Father-Son Challenge

Johnson leads Redskins to late scores, 16-13 win…

Josh Johnson led Washington on two scoring drives in the fourth quarter to beat the Jacksonville Jaguars 16-13 on Sunday and end a four-game losing streak

Cook carries Vikings past Dolphins 41-17

Cook's career-high 136 rushing yards carry Vikings past Dolphins 41-17

TOP 25 REWIND: No. 4 Gonzaga pushing through…

Gonzaga coach Mark Few is hoping a tough nonconference schedule has the Bulldogs ready for the rest of the season

Shaqiri double earns Liverpool 3-1 win over Man…

Substitute Xherdan Shaqiri scored two goals from deflected shots to help Liverpool beat fierce rival Manchester United 3-1 and lift his team back atop the Premier League on Sunday

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Redskins QB Alex Smith released from hospital, back home

Redskins QB Alex Smith released from hospital, back home

Correction: White Sox-Indians Trade story

Correction: White Sox-Indians Trade story

Hirscher dominates to win Alta Badia GS 6th…

Marcel Hirscher dominated to extend his record by winning the Alta Badia giant slalom for a sixth straight year Sunday and reclaimed the overall World Cup lead