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Edwards gets probation, but no suspension for intentional wreck

Carl Edwards will keep racing after flipping Brad Keselowski.

Twins closer Nathan has torn ligament

Twins closer Joe Nathan has a significant tear in the ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow and could miss the entire season.

Twins closer Nathan has torn ligament, may miss entire season

Twins closer Joe Nathan has a significant tear in the ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow and could miss the entire season.

St. Mary's wins WCC title over Gonzaga

Omar Samhan practically floated down the Orleans Arena hallway with a net around his neck when Mickey McConnell rushed up from behind, jumped and joyously shoved his Saint Mary's teammate, nearly knocking him down.

Automatic NCAA tournament bids

With Selection Sunday less than a week away, several teams have punched their ticket to the Big Dance by winning their regular-season championship or their conference tournament.

UConn women get 71st straight win

No. 1 Connecticut breaks its own NCAA record for consecutive victories, winning its 71st straight game by defeating No.

Controversy swirls around White House Chief of Staff Emanuel

Will the real Rahm Emanuel please stand up?