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Giants Win, Take 1-0 Lead Over Royals in World Series
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Giants Win, Take 1-0 Lead Over Royals in World Series

Madison Bumgarner and the San Francisco Giants put a sudden stop to the Kansas City Royals' perfect postseason roll. Bumgarner pitched shutout ball into the seventh inning, Hunter Pence homered early and the Giants showed off their October poise, shutting down the Royals... Read »

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"Polite" Librarians Talk World Series Smack

You know things are getting intense when public librarians begin talking smack about the World Read »

Oct 21, 2014
Cowboys Waive Michael Sam

Cowboys Waive Michael Sam

The Dallas Cowboys have waived defensive end Michael Sam from the team's practice squad. Read »

Oct 21, 2014
Diaco Looking for More From Boyle

Diaco Looking for More From Boyle

First-year Huskies coach Bob Diaco may often sugarcoat the message -- partly because he's frequently the bearer... Read »

Oct 21, 2014
Dangerfield Commits to Huskies

Dangerfield Commits to Huskies

That didn't take long. Shortly after Crystal Dangerfield was on hand for UConn's First Night, the 5-5 junior... Read »

Oct 21, 2014
Gray to Get More Looks in Pats' Backfield

Gray to Get More Looks in Pats' Backfield

With Stevan Ridley's season over, the Patriots signed Jonas Gray off the practice squad before last Thursday's game... Read »

Oct 21, 2014
Johnny Damon Coming to Hartford

Johnny Damon Coming to Hartford

Johnny Damon is part of a small group to win World Series with both the Red Sox and Yankees, and he is coming... Read »

Oct 20, 2014
Patriots Turn Attention to Bears

Patriots Turn Attention to Bears

After squeaking by the Jets on Thursday, the Patriots had Sunday off. But this is the NFL, where there is no... Read »

Oct 20, 2014
Diaco Says Huskies are 'in R&D' mode

Diaco Says Huskies are 'in R&D' mode

First-year UConn coach Bob Diaco, who has overseen the team's 1-5 start, is back to the grind after a bye week. Read »

Oct 21, 2014
Ollie Never Lost Focus After Title Win

Ollie Never Lost Focus After Title Win

Kevin Ollie is a lot of thing: young, a national champion, driven and as the Huskies embark on their title defense... Read »

Oct 20, 2014
Huskies Get Verbal Commit From Local Lineman

Huskies Get Verbal Commit From Local Lineman

The 2015 commitments keep coming for coach Bob Diaco and the Huskies. The latest is New London product... Read »

Oct 20, 2014
Manning Breaks Favre's Mark With 509th TD Pass

Manning Breaks Favre's Mark With 509th TD Pass

Peyton Manning broke Brett Favre's record for touchdown passes with his 509th on Sunday. Read »

Oct 19, 2014

Best of NFL: Week 7

Don't miss the most dramatic images from the seventh week of the 2014 NFL season. View »

Oct 19, 2014
NFL Roundup: Week 7

NFL Roundup: Week 7

Here's who won and who lost in the seventh week of the 2014 NFL season. Read »

Oct 20, 2014
Broncos' Julius Thomas Making It Look Easy

Broncos' Julius Thomas Making It Look Easy

Julius Thomas says he was misquoted — by Julius Thomas. Watch »

Oct 19, 2014
Serena Slams Russian Official Over

Serena Slams Russian Official Over "Racist" Comments

Serena Williams says comments by the head of the Russian Tennis Federation referring to her and older sister... Read »

Oct 19, 2014
Giants Fan Who Caught Home-Run Ball Gives It Back, Gets World Series Tickets

Giants Fan Who Caught Home-Run Ball Gives It Back, Gets World...

A lifelong San Francisco Giants fan had a piece of team history in his hands after Thursday's game: the... Read »

Oct 20, 2014
MMA Fighter

MMA Fighter "War Machine" Attempts Suicide in Jail: Police

Professional mixed martial arts fighter Jonathan "War Machine" Koppenhaver, who is accused of... Read »

Oct 18, 2014
Fact vs. Fiction, Giants-Cowboys

Fact vs. Fiction, Giants-Cowboys

Are the Giants really as bad as they seemed last week? Are the Cowboys really as good? Let’s separate Fact... Read »

Oct 17, 2014
Pats’ D Holds on But Must Improve

Pats’ D Holds on But Must Improve

Patriots coach Bill Belichick wasn't kidding when he called Thursday night's effort against the Jets... Read »

Oct 17, 2014

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