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Record number of young Americans jobless


Census terms has people up in arms

Use of the word Negro to describe a black person has largely fallen out of polite conversation - except on the U.S. Census questionnaire.

Favre might as well try to finish the job

Brett Favre owes it to himself (and to us) to try to go out on top. follows Day Two of Senior Bowl practice

The team is in Mobile, Ala., to track every major development during Senior Bowl practices.

Oakland hires Ravens QB coach Jackson to run offense

Oakland has hired Baltimore quarterbacks coach Hue Jackson as its new offensive coordinator, has learned.

Roddick running out of time to make major impact

With young stars taking over, Roddick's running out of time to be a major threat.

LeBron, Cavs get best of Wade, Heat

LeBron James and Dwyane Wade walked off the court at halftime, smiling toward each other after an epic performance worthy of superstars.

No. 4 'Cuse runs past No. 7 Hoyas in Big East brawl

Kris Joseph and Andy Rautins had 15 points apiece and No. 4 Syracuse rallied from a big early deficit to beat No.

Ailing Nadal, Roddick bounced from quarterfinals

An injured Roddick falls short in his big comeback attempt at the Aussie Open