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Lou Dobbs considering political career

PHOENIX – A week after abruptly quitting his longtime job as a CNN television news host and commentator, Lou Dobbs said on Thursday he is considering career options including possible runs for the White House or U.S

Fearless Predictions: Week 12 in college football

Stanford and Toby Gerhart are sizzling. But will the Cardinal feel a chill in the Big Game against rival Cal?

NFL Blitz: Ranking all Week 11 games

Peyton Manning and the Colts' bid to stay unbeaten vs.

Orton sits out practice; game-time call for Broncos

Kyle Orton missed a third consecutive practice Friday with a sprained left ankle. Coach Josh McDaniels says the Denver Broncos quarterback's availability for Sunday's pivotal contest with San Diego will come down to a game-time decision. Backup Chr

Knicks decide against signing Iverson

The New York Knicks have decided not to pursue Allen Iverson. Team president Donnie Walsh said Friday the team won't make any additions at this time despite its 2-9 record.

Where will the top MLB free agents end up?

Free agents can officially sign.

Hendrick, Lowe's lock up Johnson with new deals

Three-time defending NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson has signed a contract extension with Hendrick Motorsports through 2015. Home improvement chain Lowe's also signed an extension as primary sponsor of Johnson's No.

Notre Dame's problems are bigger than Weis

Go ahead and fire Charlie Weis. He deserves it.