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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 Palmer leads Cardinals past Raiders 24-13 Associated Press - 19 October 2014 21:12-04:00 News Topics: Sports, Sports trading, Sports transactions, NFL football, Sports business, Professional football, Football People, Places and Companies: Carson Palmer, Stepfan Taylor, Andre Ellington, Larry Fitzgerald, Darren McFadden, Al Davis, Charles Woodson, Michael Floyd, John Brown, Chandler Catanzaro, Bruce Arians, Derek Carr, Brice Butler, Sebastian Janikowski, Matt Schaub, Marquette King, Miles Burris, Tarell Brown, Antonio Smith, Usama Young, Oakland Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
  • "summary" value is OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Carson Palmer was happy to get a chance to come back to the Oakland Coliseum after enjoying his brief stint here with the Raiders.
  • "title" value is Palmer leads Cardinals past Raiders 24-13
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  • "published" value is 2014-10-19T17:12:00-04:00

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  • "content" value is NFL Capsules Associated Press - 19 October 2014 23:50-04:00 News Topics: Sports, NFL football, Professional football, Football People, Places and Companies: Peyton Manning, Brett Favre, Demaryius Thomas, Emmanuel Sanders, Wes Welker, Julius Thomas, Denard Robinson, Blake Bortles, Allen Robinson, Gus Bradley, Ben Tate, Johnny Hekker, Stedman Bailey, Benny Cunningham, Russell Wilson, Doug Baldwin, Tony Romo, DeMarco Murray, Eli Manning, Cairo Santos, Alex Smith, Dwayne Bowe, Andy Reid, Carson Palmer, Stepfan Taylor, Andre Ellington, Darren McFadden, Al Davis, Matthew Stafford, Corey Fuller, Golden Tate, Drew Brees, Glover Quin, Rafael Bush, Andrew Luck, Andy Dalton, Erik Walden, Aaron Rodgers, Randall Cobb, Cam Newton, Jordy Nelson, Eddie Lacy, James Starks, Elvis Dumervil, Pernell McPhee, Matt Ryan, Roddy White, Terrell Suggs, Joe Flacco, Torrey Smith, Ryan Tannehill, Lamar Miller, Matt Forte, Jay Ratliff, Kai Forbath, Colt McCoy, Kirk Cousins, Pierre Garcon, Charlie Whitehurst, Kyle Orton, Sammy Watkins, Chris Hogan, Fred Jackson, C.J. Spiller, Teddy Bridgewater, New York, Jacksonville, Denver, Oakland, Green Bay, San Diego, Baltimore, Cleveland, Cincinnati Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
  • "summary" value is DENVER (AP) — Peyton Manning's receivers played keep-away with his milestone memento and the NFL's new leader in career touchdown passes toyed with the San Francisco 49ers in the Denver Broncos' emphatic 42-17 victory Sunday night.
  • "title" value is NFL Capsules
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  • "published" value is 2014-10-19T19:50:00-04:00

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  • "content" value is Romo, Murray carry Cowboys past Giants 31-21 Associated Press - 19 October 2014 21:32-04:00 News Topics: Sports, Athlete injuries, NFL football, Professional football, Athlete health, Football People, Places and Companies: Tony Romo, DeMarco Murray, Jim Brown, Eli Manning, Tom Coughlin, Gavin Escobar, Dez Bryant, Prince Amukamara, Odell Beckham Jr., Dan Bailey, Jason Garrett, Larry Donnell, Victor Cruz, Daniel Fells, Cullen Jenkins, Jon Beason, Justin Durant, New York, Dallas, Texas Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
  • "summary" value is ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — If Tony Romo really is becoming the second option in the Dallas offense, he's perfectly happy handing the leading role to DeMarco Murray.
  • "title" value is Romo, Murray carry Cowboys past Giants 31-21
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  • "published" value is 2014-10-19T17:32:00-04:00

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  • "content" value is Manning breaks Favre's TD mark in 42-17 Associated Press - 20 October 2014 00:07-04:00 News Topics: Sports, Athlete injuries, NFL football, Football, Athlete health, Professional football People, Places and Companies: Peyton Manning, Demaryius Thomas, Emmanuel Sanders, Wes Welker, Julius Thomas, John Elway, Aqib Talib, Ronnie Hillman, Colin Kaepernick, Steve Johnson, DeMarcus Ware, Von Miller, Blaine Gabbert, Bruce Ellington, Fran Tarkenton, Paul Cornick, Chris Clark, Aaron Lynch, Daniel Kilgore, Steven Johnson, Omar Bolden, Denver Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
  • "summary" value is DENVER (AP) — Peyton Manning's receivers played keep-away with his milestone memento and the NFL's new leader in career touchdown passes toyed with the San Francisco 49ers in the Denver Broncos' emphatic 42-17 victory Sunday night.
  • "title" value is Manning breaks Favre's TD mark in 42-17
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  • "published" value is 2014-10-19T20:07:00-04:00

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  • "content" value is Manning breaks Favre's mark with 509th TD pass Associated Press - 19 October 2014 23:55-04:00 News Topics: Sports, NFL football, Professional football, Football People, Places and Companies: Peyton Manning, Demaryius Thomas, Wes Welker, Emmanuel Sanders, Archie Manning, Andrew Luck, Denver Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
  • "summary" value is DENVER (AP) — Peyton Manning broke Brett Favre's NFL record for touchdown passes with No. 509. He didn't stop there, either.
  • "title" value is Manning breaks Favre's mark with 509th TD pass
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  • "published" value is 2014-10-19T19:55:00-04:00