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No. 10 Mountaineers blast No. 19 Hoyas

Da'Sean Butler kept the emotions of his final home game in check on the court, then let the tears flow afterward.

McGwire Highway may get name change

The Missouri Senate wants to take away Mark McGwire's highway. A stretch of Interstate 70 in St.

Saints receiver goes back to his roots

LOUISIANA - Saints mania continues in Acadiana. It was a huge homecoming for Opelousus native Devery Henderson Saturday. The Saints receiver signed autographs at brother's clothing store on Johnson Street. Henderson was also on the 2007 Loui

Hazmat Crews, FBI Called to IRS Building in Utah

OGDEN, Utah - Hazardous material crews were called to an IRS building in Ogden, Utah on Monday, less than two weeks after a man deliberately crashed his private plane into a Texas building that housed IRS workers, a

Jets to release Pro Bowl RB Jones, let him become free agent

The New York Jets will release running back Thomas Jones this week, allowing the leader of the NFL's top-ranked rushing offense to become a free agent.

Pierce set to return from thumb injury for Celtics

Boston Celtics captain Paul Pierce says he is ready to return after missing three games with a sprained right thumb.

Feds contact A-Rod over accused Canadian doctor

Yankees star Alex Rodriguez has been contacted by federal investigators regarding a Canadian doctor accused of selling an unapproved drug.

Hoyas won't have leading scorer vs. No. 10 WVU tonight

Austin Freeman, Georgetown's leading scorer and top 3-point shooter, will miss the 19th-ranked Hoyas' game against No.

Some Iraq, Afghanistan war veterans criticize movie 'Hurt Locker' as inaccurate

Time magazine called "The Hurt Locker" "a near-perfect war film," but Ryan Gallucci, an Iraq war veteran, had to turn the movie off three times, he says, "or else I would have thrown my remote through the television