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  • Former Aggie Gavin Stansbury ready to dominate for UH

    Former Aggie Gavin Stansbury ready to dominate for UH

    Thursday, July 31 2014 8:26 PM EDT2014-08-01 00:26:17 GMT
    Former Texas AM defensive end Gavin Stansbury is transferring to the University of Houston to further his education with plans to dominate the American Athletic Conference on the football field.Stansbury, who is a senior, said he has already graduated from Texas AM with a degree in leadership and development.He is eligible to play immediately for UH."I feel good," Stansbury said in an interview with FOX 26 Sports. " I have a chance to dominate a league."I get to come over there and work on my...
    Former Texas AM defensive end Gavin Stansbury is transferring to the University of Houston to further his education with plans to dominate the American Athletic Conference on the football field.Stansbury, who is a senior, said he has already graduated from Texas AM with a degree in leadership and development.He is eligible to play immediately for UH."I feel good," Stansbury said in an interview with FOX 26 Sports. " I have a chance to dominate a league."I get to come over there and work on my...
  • Keuchel gets early boost, leads Astros over A's

    Keuchel gets early boost, leads Astros over A's

    Dallas Keuchel pitched a four-hitter and Robbie Grossman homered to cap a six-run first inning that sent the Houston Astros over the Oakland Athletics 8-1 Wednesday.
    Dallas Keuchel pitched a four-hitter and Robbie Grossman homered to cap a six-run first inning that sent the Houston Astros over the Oakland Athletics 8-1 Wednesday.
  • Astros P Zeid needs season-ending foot surgery

    Astros P Zeid needs season-ending foot surgery

    Houston Astros reliever Josh Zeid will have season-ending surgery to address pain in both feet.
    Houston Astros reliever Josh Zeid will have season-ending surgery to address pain in both feet.
  • BaseballMore>>

  • Pujols' RBI in 13th lifts Angels over Orioles 1-0

    Pujols' RBI in 13th lifts Angels over Orioles 1-0

    Friday, August 1 2014 12:43 AM EDT2014-08-01 04:43:35 GMT
    Albert Pujols hit an RBI single in the 13th inning, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Baltimore Orioles 1-0 Thursday night to avert a three-game series sweep.
    A frustrating night for Albert Pujols had a delightful ending.
  • A's get Lester, Gomes from Red Sox for Cespedes

    A's get Lester, Gomes from Red Sox for Cespedes

    Thursday, July 31 2014 10:23 PM EDT2014-08-01 02:23:29 GMT
    A person with knowledge of the trade says the Oakland Athletics have won the Jon Lester sweepstakes, acquiring the left-hander along with outfielder Jonny Gomes from the Boston Red Sox for slugging outfielder...
    Billy Beane considers Jon Lester a proven ace who can carry a pitching staff through the playoffs, just like he did last fall. The general manager acquired Lester to make sure Oakland gets there first.
  • Lackey goes from Red Sox to Cards for Kelly, Craig

    Lackey goes from Red Sox to Cards for Kelly, Craig

    Thursday, July 31 2014 9:26 PM EDT2014-08-01 01:26:42 GMT
    The Boston Red Sox have traded right-hander John Lackey to the St. Louis Cardinals for right-hander Joe Kelly and outfielder Allen Craig before Thursday's deadline, a person with knowledge of the deal said.
    The Boston Red Sox traded right-hander John Lackey to the St. Louis Cardinals for right-hander Joe Kelly and outfielder Allen Craig before Thursday's deadline.
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  • Repairing burst Los Angeles main could take days

    Repairing burst Los Angeles main could take days

    Friday, August 1 2014 3:39 AM EDT2014-08-01 07:39:31 GMT
    Hundreds of cars submerged below murky water. A landmark basketball court, newly refurbished, showing signs of buckling. Soaked and stained carpets. An athletic track coated in mud.
    Repair crews on Thursday were shoring up a giant hole in the middle of Sunset Boulevard caused by a ruptured pipe, as officials at the water-logged University of California, Los Angeles, continued to assess damage from the...
  • NCAA settles head-injury suit, will change rules

    NCAA settles head-injury suit, will change rules

    Thursday, July 31 2014 2:52 AM EDT2014-07-31 06:52:16 GMT
    The NCAA has agreed to settle a class-action head injury lawsuit by creating a $70 million fund to diagnose thousands of current and former college athletes to determine if they suffered brain trauma playing...
    The NCAA agreed on Tuesday to help athletes with head injuries in a proposed settlement of a class-action lawsuit that college sports' governing body touted as a major step forward but that critics say doesn't go...
  • Century-old pipe break points to national problem

    Century-old pipe break points to national problem

    Thursday, July 31 2014 2:35 AM EDT2014-07-31 06:35:13 GMT
    The quiet summer campus of UCLA found itself suddenly steeped in water and chaos after a major water pipe burst and spewed some eight million gallons, stranding people in parking garages and flooding the...
    The rupture of a nearly century-old water main that ripped a 15-foot hole through Sunset Boulevard and turned a swath of the University of California, Los Angeles, into a mucky mess points to the risks and expense many...
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  • Repairing burst Los Angeles main could take days

    Repairing burst Los Angeles main could take days

    Friday, August 1 2014 3:39 AM EDT2014-08-01 07:39:31 GMT
    Hundreds of cars submerged below murky water. A landmark basketball court, newly refurbished, showing signs of buckling. Soaked and stained carpets. An athletic track coated in mud.
    Repair crews on Thursday were shoring up a giant hole in the middle of Sunset Boulevard caused by a ruptured pipe, as officials at the water-logged University of California, Los Angeles, continued to assess damage from the...
  • Moore, Lynx end Mercury's 16-game win streak

    Moore, Lynx end Mercury's 16-game win streak

    Thursday, July 31 2014 11:44 PM EDT2014-08-01 03:44:17 GMT
    Maya Moore scored 20 points to power the Minnesota Lynx past Phoenix 75-67 on Thursday night, snapping the Mercury's franchise-record 16-game win streak.
    With the WNBA playoffs about three weeks away, the Minnesota Lynx and Phoenix Mercury gave a peek at what the postseason could bring.
  • Bucks sign free agent guard Jerryd Bayless

    Bucks sign free agent guard Jerryd Bayless

    Thursday, July 31 2014 10:00 PM EDT2014-08-01 02:00:35 GMT
    Free agent Jerryd Bayless signed with the Milwaukee Bucks in large part because of Jason Kidd.
    Free agent Jerryd Bayless signed with the Milwaukee Bucks in large part because of Jason Kidd.
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  • W. Africa Ebola outbreak tops 700 deaths

    W. Africa Ebola outbreak tops 700 deaths

    Thursday, July 31 2014 6:25 PM EDT2014-07-31 22:25:02 GMT
    The president of Sierra Leone has declared a public health emergency as the Ebola crisis deepens across West Africa.
    The death toll from the worst recorded Ebola outbreak in history surpassed 700 in West Africa as security forces went house-to-house in Sierra Leone's capital Thursday looking for patients and others exposed to the...
  • Seychelles fears Ebola, bars Sierra Leone team

    Seychelles fears Ebola, bars Sierra Leone team

    Thursday, July 31 2014 4:52 PM EDT2014-07-31 20:52:25 GMT
    The Sierra Leone soccer team has been banned from traveling to the Seychelles for an African Cup of Nations qualifier because of fears over the deadly Ebola virus.
    By GERALD IMRAY AP Sports Writer Seychelles forfeited an African Cup qualifying game and withdrew from the competition Thursday rather than allow Sierra Leone's soccer team to travel to the Indian...
  • Microsoft spreads Cortana abroad in Windows Phone

    Microsoft spreads Cortana abroad in Windows Phone

    Thursday, July 31 2014 11:25 AM EDT2014-07-31 15:25:11 GMT
    Microsoft is spreading its Cortana digital assistant abroad, starting with China and the U.K.
    Microsoft is spreading its Cortana digital assistant abroad, starting with China and the U.K.
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  • A solid start for Woods, the lead for Leishman

    A solid start for Woods, the lead for Leishman

    Friday, August 1 2014 4:03 AM EDT2014-08-01 08:03:30 GMT
    Tiger Woods began his title defense in the Bridgestone Invitational with a perfect tee shot down the middle of the fairway and a shot that covered the flag until it settled 10 feet behind the hole. Three putts...
    Tiger Woods began his title defense in the Bridgestone Invitational with a perfect tee shot down the middle of the fairway and a shot that covered the flag until it settled 10 feet behind the hole. Three putts later, he...
  • Your Top Plays for Today

    Your Top Plays for Today

    Friday, August 1 2014 3:13 AM EDT2014-08-01 07:13:48 GMT
    By The Associated Press Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide
    By The Associated Press Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide
  • Another decent start for Woods at Firestone

    Another decent start for Woods at Firestone

    Thursday, July 31 2014 7:50 PM EDT2014-07-31 23:50:46 GMT
    Tiger Woods took another step on one of his favorite courses toward showing his game might be turning around.
    Tiger Woods showed signs of a positive recovery Thursday at the Bridgestone Invitational.
  • Dustin Johnson takes leave of absence from golf

    Dustin Johnson takes leave of absence from golf

    Thursday, July 31 2014 7:49 PM EDT2014-07-31 23:49:34 GMT
    Dustin Johnson is taking a leave of absence from golf to seek help for what he said were "personal challenges."
    Dustin Johnson is taking a leave of absence from golf to seek help for "personal challenges," a swift end to his season that will keep him from playing the PGA Championship, the FedEx Cup playoffs and the Ryder Cup.
  • Rory McIlroy ready to get back to work

    Rory McIlroy ready to get back to work

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 7:01 PM EDT2014-07-29 23:01:29 GMT
    The claret jug is not out of sight. Rory McIlroy is just trying to get it out of his mind.
    The claret jug is not out of sight. Rory McIlroy is just trying to get it out of his mind.
  • Spain sweeps to victory in International Crown

    Spain sweeps to victory in International Crown

    Sunday, July 27 2014 6:35 PM EDT2014-07-27 22:35:12 GMT
    Carlota Ciganda breezed to an early victory to set the tone and Spain won all four of its singles matches Sunday to capture the inaugural International Crown.
    Their bond goes far beyond their designation as teammates, and as a whole they are far more than merely a quartet of players thrown together to represent Spain.
  • Tim Clark rallies to win Canadian Open

    Tim Clark rallies to win Canadian Open

    Sunday, July 27 2014 6:25 PM EDT2014-07-27 22:25:22 GMT
    Tim Clark rallied to win the Canadian Open on Sunday, birdieing five of the last eight holes for a one-stroke victory over Jim Furyk.
    Tim Clark rallied to win the Canadian Open on Sunday, birdieing five of the last eight holes for a one-stroke victory over Jim Furyk.
  • South Korea eliminates US in International Crown

    South Korea eliminates US in International Crown

    Saturday, July 26 2014 9:13 PM EDT2014-07-27 01:13:34 GMT
    Inbee Park and So Yeon Ryu both birdied the first playoff hole Saturday as South Korea eliminated the top-seeded United States and earned a wild-card berth in the final round of the International Crown.
    The top-seeded United States left the inaugural International Crown without a trophy and with no shortage of reasons for its surprisingly early exit.
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