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Dying news media looks to Apple tablet for hope, release today

Struggling US newspapers and magazines may seek Internet Age resurrection in a so-called "Jesus tablet" — a computer expected to grab the spotlight Wednesday at a much anticipated Apple event here.

McDonald's worker fired over slice of cheese

The dismissal was too severe a measure," the district court in Leeuwarden, in the north of the Netherlands, said in a written judgment."It is just a slice of cheese."

LIVE: Follow Day 3 of Senior Bowl practice

We're talking about practice, but the NFL is watching. Get the latest gossip from the Senior Bowl.

Bookmaker cuts odds on Tiger playing at Masters

British bookmaker William Hill has cut the odds on Tiger Woods playing at the Masters.

Hall denies Dawson's Cubs request, must enter as an Expo

Andre Dawson says he will be inducted into the Hall of Fame as a Montreal Expo, despite his preference to go in as a Chicago Cub.

'Avatar' officially overtakes 'Titanic' for global box office record

It's official - "Avatar" is the new king of the world... or at least, the worldwide box office.

Blazers' Oden apologizes for nude photos

Portland Trail Blazers center Greg Oden is apologizing for nude photos that have surfaced on the Internet.

UK's loss shows no team will dominate

Kentucky's stunning loss proves anything can happen this season

Gamecocks hand No. 1 Kentucky first loss

Top-ranked Kentucky found out it's got some growing up to do. And college basketball will most likely find a new No. 1.