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Sports Players' union reps approve HGH testing for '14 Players' union reps approve HGH testing for '14
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.
Sports Attorney: Adrian Peterson indicted on child abuse Attorney: Adrian Peterson indicted on child abuse
The Minnesota Vikings benched Adrian Peterson for Sunday's game after his attorney said he had been indicted by a Texas grand jury on a charge of child abuse.
Sports Batters always at risk despite protection Batters always at risk despite protection
Life can change in a second in the batter's box. That's roughly the amount of time, sometimes less, that a major league hitter has to decide whether to swing at a pitch - or perhaps duck out of the way.
Sports Source says Rice video sent to NFL in April Source says Rice video sent to NFL in April
A law enforcement official says he sent a video of Ray Rice punching his then-fiancee to an NFL executive five months ago, while Commissioner Roger Goodell has insisted the league didn't see the violent images until this week.
Sports Longer Ray Rice video shows obscenities, spitting Longer Ray Rice video shows obscenities, spitting
Ray Rice and Janay Palmer can be heard shouting obscenities at each other, and she appears to spit in the face of the three-time Pro Bowl running back right before he throws a brutal punch in a video shown to The Associated Press by a law enforcement official.
Sports Ravens cut Ray Rice after latest video release Ravens cut Ray Rice after latest video release (Video)
Ray Rice was let go by the Baltimore Ravens on Monday and suspended indefinitely by the NFL after a video was released that appears to show the running back striking his then-fiancee in February.
Sports NCAA lifts Penn State's postseason ban NCAA lifts Penn State's postseason ban
The NCAA has lifted the on-the-field sanctions placed on the Penn State football team for the Jerry Sandusky scandal, including immediately eliminating the postseason ban and restoring scholarships.
Sports Owner to sell Atlanta Hawks following racist email Owner to sell Atlanta Hawks following racist email
Atlanta Hawks co-owner Bruce Levenson says he is selling his controlling interest in the team, in part due to an inflammatory email he says he wrote in an attempt "to bridge Atlanta's racial sports divide."
Sports Division matchups spice NFL openers Division matchups spice NFL openers
The NFL has spiced up the end of the regular season with a steady diet of division matchups. It hasn't done a bad job of juicing the opening weekend with just that, too.
Sports Billie Jean King talks tennis, gay athletes Billie Jean King talks tennis, gay athletes
Billie Jean King is so busy attending events during the U.S. Open, she hardly has time to watch matches at the venue that bears her name.
Sports Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington resigns Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington resigns
Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington unexpectedly resigned Friday, saying he needed to devote his full attention to an "off-the-field personal matter."