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Viking's Adrian Peterson booked and released from Texas jail

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson was booked and released from a Texas jail early Saturday on a charge alleging that he spanked one of his sons with a wooden switch.

Last Updated on Saturday, 13 September 2014

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Oscar Pistorius convicted of culpable homicide

PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — A judge convicted Oscar Pistorius of culpable homicide Friday in the death of his girlfriend, ruling that the former track star was negligent when he opened fire in his home after hearing what he said sounded like an intruder in a bathroom in the middle of the night.

Last Updated on Saturday, 13 September 2014

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Players' union reps approve HGH testing for '14

NEW YORK (AP) — Hours after the players' union voted Friday to accept an NFL proposal on drug policy changes that included HGH testing, the league says it is not a done deal.

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Carrasco, Indians lose 7-2 to Tigers

DETROIT (AP) — Carlos Carrasco's terrific month helped Cleveland keep its flickering playoff hopes alive.

Last Updated on Saturday, 13 September 2014

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Reds fall 3-2 to Brewers on Overbay's single

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Cincinnati manager Bryan Price called for an intentional walk of Milwaukee slugger Ryan Braun with the winning run on third.

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Derek Fathauer leads Web.com Tour Finals event

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Derek Fathauer shot a bogey-free 8-under 63 on Thursday to take the first-round lead in the Nationwide Children's Hospital Championship, the third of four events in the Web.com Tour Finals.

Last Updated on Friday, 12 September 2014

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House, Indians sweep doubleheader from Twins

CLEVELAND (AP) — A long day at the ballpark was well worth it for the Cleveland Indians.

Last Updated on Friday, 12 September 2014

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Unclear future for guarantee games in playoff era

These first few weeks of the college football season feature dozens of so-called "guarantee games" with smaller programs collecting big paychecks by hitting the road for games against major-conference teams.

Last Updated on Friday, 12 September 2014

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