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World Anti-Doping Agency imposes 4-year ban on Russia
World Anti-Doping Agency imposes 4-year ban on Russia

The World Anti-Doping Agency has begun a meeting to judge the latest allegations of Russian corruption in international sports.

Rams stay in playoff hunt, end Seahawks' 5-game streak

Rams stay in playoff hunt, end Seahawks' 5-game streak

The Los Angeles Rams prevented the Seattle Seahawks from clinching a playoff berth with a 28-12 victory.

Garoppolo's 4 TD passes help 49ers top Saints, 48-46

Garoppolo's 4 TD passes help 49ers top Saints, 48-46

Jimmy Garoppolo passed for 349 yards and four touchdowns and Robbie Gould kicked a 30-yard field goal as time expired.

KC survives errors, takes AFC West with 23-13 win over Pats

KC survives errors, takes AFC West with 23-13 win over Pats

Bashaud Breeland knocked away Tom Brady's fourth-down pass to Julian Edelman in the end zone and the Kansas City Chiefs survived a series of mistakes and questionable calls by the officials to hold off the New England Patriots 23-16.

Union exec Marvin Miller, Simmons elected to Hall of Fame

Union exec Marvin Miller, Simmons elected to Hall of Fame

Revolutionary players' union leader Marvin Miller was elected to baseball's Hall of Fame along with former St.

Baseball star Ortiz makes first appearance since being shot

Baseball star Ortiz makes first appearance since being shot

Former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz has made his first public appearance in the Dominican Republic nearly six months after he was shot in what authorities called a case of mistaken identity.

Steelers hang on for 23-17 victory over Cardinals

Steelers hang on for 23-17 victory over Cardinals

Diontae Johnson ran for an 85-yard touchdown on a punt return and caught a pass for another score to lead the Pittsburgh Steelers over the Arizona Cardinals 23-17.

Paralyzed Humboldt crash survivor takes first steps

Paralyzed Humboldt crash survivor takes first steps

Ryan Straschnitzki is moving on with his life 17 months after a deadly bus crash involving the Humboldt Broncos youth hockey team in Canada.

Ravens clinch AFC playoff berth with 24-17 win over Bills

Ravens clinch AFC playoff berth with 24-17 win over Bills

Lamar Jackson threw three touchdown passes and the Baltimore Ravens became the AFC's first team to clinch a playoff berth following 24-17 win over the Buffalo Bills.

NFL ICYMI: Jimmy G's defining performance; calls hurt Pats

NFL ICYMI: Jimmy G's defining performance; calls hurt Pats

In case you missed it in Week 14 of the NFL regular season: Jimmy Garoppolo turned in a confidence-building, career-burnishing performance to help the San Francisco 49ers come back to edge Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints 48-46 in a thrill-a-minute game.

Analysis: 4 enough for now to keep CFP expansion talk quiet

Analysis: 4 enough for now to keep CFP expansion talk quiet

College football always needs an argument when it comes to the postseason.

Schauffele making a name for himself with his golf

Schauffele making a name for himself with his golf

Xander Schauffele makes his debut for the U.

On Football: Sharks are circling around Patriots

On Football: Sharks are circling around Patriots

    It might be freezing in New England.

Aaron Jones leads Packers past Washington, 20-15

Aaron Jones leads Packers past Washington, 20-15

Aaron Jones rushed for a season-high 134 yards and a score, Aaron Rodgers threw for 195 yards, and the Green Bay Packers did enough to beat the Washington Redskins 20-15 Sunday.

Browns win to stay in playoff hunt, can't avoid OBJ drama

Browns win to stay in playoff hunt, can't avoid OBJ drama

The Browns still have a playoff pulse.

BBO--Hall of Fame-Simmons

BBO--Hall of Fame-Simmons

Ted Simmons can thank WAR, on-base percentage and other modern measures of baseball players for helping him reach the Hall of Fame 31 years after he retired.

Man arrested on suspicion of racism at Manchester derby

Man arrested on suspicion of racism at Manchester derby

Police are questioning a man on suspicion of racism after a fan was seen directing abuse at Manchester United players during Saturday's Premier League game at Manchester City.

12 of 26 first-year coaches are taking their teams to bowls

12 of 26 first-year coaches are taking their teams to bowls

Twelve of the 26 first-year coaches in the Football Bowl Subdivision are taking their teams to bowls.

The Latest: QBs Ryan, Jackson, Lock shine in NFL's Week 15

The Latest: QBs Ryan, Jackson, Lock shine in NFL's Week 15

Von Miller returns to the starting lineup for the Denver Broncos a week after he missed a game for the first time since Super Bowl 48 in February of 2014.

Florida State introduces Mike Norvell as Seminoles’ coach

Florida State introduces Mike Norvell as Seminoles’ coach

Two people with knowledge of the decision say Memphis coach Mike Norvell will be introduced Sunday as Florida State's new coach.

Lock throws 3 TDs in first half as Broncos beat Texans 38-24

Lock throws 3 TDs in first half as Broncos beat Texans 38-24

Rookie Drew Lock threw for 309 yards and three touchdowns and Kareem Jackson had an interception and returned a fumble 70 yards for a touchdown against his former team .

Joshua set to defend heavyweight titles at Tottenham stadium

Joshua set to defend heavyweight titles at Tottenham stadium

Anthony Joshua wants to start his second reign as world heavyweight champion with a fight in his home city of London.

The Latest: Toledo left out of bowl berths despite 6-6 mark

The Latest: Toledo left out of bowl berths despite 6-6 mark

Three of the four starting quarterbacks in the College Football Playoff are transfers.

Ryan leads Falcons to another big win over Panthers, 40-20

Ryan leads Falcons to another big win over Panthers, 40-20

Matt Ryan threw a 93-yard touchdown for the longest scoring play of his career and became the 10th quarterback in NFL history to reach 50,000 yards.

Burrow, No. 1 LSU vs. Hurts, No. 4 Oklahoma in Peach Bowl

Burrow, No. 1 LSU vs. Hurts, No. 4 Oklahoma in Peach Bowl

The Peach Bowl semifinal game will match the team that vanquished Alabama vs.

Defending champion Clemson to face Ohio State in Fiesta Bowl

Defending champion Clemson to face Ohio State in Fiesta Bowl

Reigning national champion Clemson will face Ohio State in the Fiesta Bowl in one of two College Football Playoff semifinals.