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Durant to defend All-Star H-O-R-S-E title

Kevin Durant will defend his title in the H-O-R-S-E competition at All-Star weekend.

Six NHL teams to open 2010-11 season in Europe

Six NHL teams will open the 2010-11 season in Europe, the fourth straight year the league will begin play overseas.

Nancy Kerrigan's father's death ruled a homicide

The family of Olympic skater Nancy Kerrigan has criticized an autopsy report about her father's death and insists it was not a homicide.

China PLA officers urge economic punch against U.S.

BEIJING - Senior Chinese military officers have proposed that their country boost defense spending, adjust PLA deployments, and possibly sell some U.S.

Obama hopes to see jobs package in coming weeks

WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama, reaching out to lawmakers in both U.S. political parties, said on Tuesday he hoped Congress would soon deliver a package of measures to boost U.S.

Veteran congressman's death adds to Barack Obama's woes

The Democratic party faces another election test after the death yesterday of John Murtha, a congressman dubbed by his colleagues the "king of pork".

Texas needs to find answers quickly

In its loss to Kansas, Texas proves it never belonged in the title mix.