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Twins get Hardy from Brewers, give up Gomez

The Minnesota Twins have acquired shortstop J.J.

Fearless Predictions: Week 10 in college football

Can third-ranked Alabama hold off a hungry LSU squad Saturday?

Yanks fans gather to celebrate in Series parade

A festive air is filling Wall Street as the New York Yankees' World Series celebration revs up with a ticker-tape parade. At a subway station near the parade route, fans packed the staircase chanting, "Let's go Yankees!" and crooning "New York, New

This Yanks team takes rightful place in team history

How does this Yankees team stack up to others?

NFC East teams are struggling with inconsistency

In the wildly inconsistent NFC East, the Cowboys, Eagles and Giants can't seem to find themselves week to week, Kevin Hench says.

Unemployment rate hits 26-year high

WASHINGTON (AP) — The unemployment rate has surpassed 10 percent for the first time since 1983 — and is likely to go higher. Nearly 16 million people can't find jobs even though the worst recession since the Great Depression has apparently ended.