Sports

Sports Royals dependent on 3-headed bullpen monster Royals dependent on 3-headed bullpen monster
Buck Showalter knew he was in trouble when the seventh inning rolled around and his Orioles were trailing the Kansas City Royals in Game 4 of the AL Championship Series.

Blazers

Ducks

Oregon Ducks Oregon Duck one of nation's top mascots (Photo Gallery)
Ahead of the 2014 college football season, The Associated Press asked its panel of Top 25 voters, who are known for ranking the nation's top teams each week, to weigh in on which school had the best mascot. The Duck came in fifth.
Oregon Ducks Oregon blows by South Dakota, 62-13 in season opener (Photo Gallery)
Marcus Mariota accounted for four touchdowns in the first half of No. 3 Oregon's season-opening 62-13 win against South Dakota on Saturday night. He threw for 267 yards and three touchdowns, and then ran for one more before sitting out the final two quarters.

Beavers

Timbers

Sports Troopers called as school football game turns ugly
A melee erupted on the sideline of a high school football game on Saturday, with the visiting team's coach accusing a home team assistant coach of choking a player, bringing the game to an early end. State police were called to ensure order as the teams and fans left the field.
Sports Any hope for NFL's bottom feeders? Any hope for NFL's bottom feeders?
For all the excitement over the rise of the Cowboys, improvement of the Browns and impressive performances by the Chargers, the NFL also is weighed down by some very weak teams.
Sports Ex-clinic owner pleads guilty in MLB drug case Ex-clinic owner pleads guilty in MLB drug case
The former owner of a South Florida anti-aging clinic pleaded guilty Thursday to charges of illegally providing performance-enhancing drugs to athletes including high-profile Major League Baseball players, most notably New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez.
Sports Royals complete sweep, head to World Series Royals complete sweep, head to World Series
After nearly three decades spent trying to return to the playoffs, Kansas City is taking its perfect postseason ride all the way to the World Series.
Sports Los Angeles extends deal to snag NFL team Los Angeles extends deal to snag NFL team
The Los Angeles City Council meets Tuesday to consider extending for another six months an agreement that could bring the NFL back to the nation's second-largest city.
Sports USA Swimming suspends Michael Phelps for 6 months USA Swimming suspends Michael Phelps for 6 months
USA Swimming on Monday suspended Michael Phelps for six months, forced him to withdraw from next year's world championships and took away his funding from the sport's national governing body as a result of the Olympic champion's second DUI arrest.
Sports Phelps says swimming on hold after DUI arrest Phelps says swimming on hold after DUI arrest
Putting his swimming career on hold after his second DUI arrest, Olympic champion Michael Phelps began a six-week program Sunday that he said "will provide the help I need to better understand myself."

AP Headlines Test

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  • "content" value is Fake punt helps Rams top Seahawks 28-26 Associated Press - 20 October 2014 03:10-04:00 News Topics: Sports, NFL football, Professional football, Football People, Places and Companies: Jeff Fisher, Johnny Hekker, Benny Cunningham, Russell Wilson, Tre Mason, Stedman Bailey, Tavon Austin, Percy Harvin, Doug Baldwin, Robert Quinn, Aaron Donald, Eugene Sims, Malcolm Smith, Richard M. Sherman, Richard Sherman, Cory Harkey, Pete Carroll, St. Louis Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
  • "summary" value is ST. LOUIS (AP) — With another big lead slipping away at home, St. Louis Rams coach Jeff Fisher made a daring call that turned out to be sheer brilliance.
  • "title" value is Fake punt helps Rams top Seahawks 28-26
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  • "published" value is 2014-10-19T23:10:00-04:00

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  • "content" value is Tannehill leads Dolphins past Bears 27-14 Associated Press - 20 October 2014 03:12-04:00 News Topics: Sports, NFL football, Professional football, Football People, Places and Companies: Ryan Tannehill, Joe Philbin, Lamar Miller, Matt Forte, Jay Ratliff, Marc Trestman, Brandon Marshall, Aaron Rodgers, Jay Cutler, Reshad Jones, Kyle Fuller, Caleb Sturgis, Chicago, Green Bay Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
  • "summary" value is CHICAGO (AP) — Ryan Tannehill was sure he was going to hand the ball off. Then he saw the defense, and he knew what he had to do.
  • "title" value is Tannehill leads Dolphins past Bears 27-14
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  • "published" value is 2014-10-19T23:12:00-04:00

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  • "content" value is Rodgers rolls, Packers rout Panthers 38-17 Associated Press - 20 October 2014 03:11-04:00 News Topics: Sports, Athlete injuries, NFL football, Athlete health, Professional football, Football People, Places and Companies: Aaron Rodgers, Cam Newton, Bart Starr, Tom Brady, Mike McCarthy, Ron Rivera, Jordy Nelson, Roman Harper, Jonathan Stewart, Clay Matthews, Amini Silatolu, Byron Bell, Trai Turner, Julius Peppers, Luke Kuechly, Corey Brown, James Starks, Davon House, Wisconsin, Green Bay Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
  • "summary" value is GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The milestones keep piling up during what is turning into a special first half of the season for Aaron Rodgers.
  • "title" value is Rodgers rolls, Packers rout Panthers 38-17
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  • "published" value is 2014-10-19T23:11:00-04:00

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  • "content" value is Bills show resolve in rallying to beat Vikings Associated Press - 20 October 2014 03:14-04:00 News Topics: Sports, NFL football, Professional football, Football People, Places and Companies: Kyle Williams, Kyle Orton, Sammy Watkins, E.J. Manuel, Dan Carpenter, Blair Walsh, Sharrif Floyd, Scott Chandler, Chris Hogan, Anthony Dixon, Everson Griffen, Teddy Bridgewater, Cordarrelle Patterson, Matt Cassel, Matt Asiata, Fred Jackson, C.J. Spiller, Bryce Brown, Frank Summers, New York, Buffalo Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
  • "summary" value is ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Following so many years of frustration, veteran defensive tackle Kyle Williams is beginning to wonder if the Buffalo Bills have learned a thing or two about resilience.
  • "title" value is Bills show resolve in rallying to beat Vikings
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  • "published" value is 2014-10-19T23:14:00-04:00

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  • "content" value is Robinson's career game helps Jaguars finally win Associated Press - 20 October 2014 03:14-04:00 News Topics: Sports, NFL football, Professional football, Football People, Places and Companies: Denard Robinson, Toby Gerhart, Ahtyba Rubin, Luke Joeckel, Alex Mack, Joe Thomas, Blake Bortles, Brian Hoyer, Johnny Manziel, Ohio, Cleveland, Michigan Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
  • "summary" value is JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Denard Robinson finished the sentence quicker than he hit holes.
  • "title" value is Robinson's career game helps Jaguars finally win
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  • "published" value is 2014-10-19T23:14:00-04:00