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No. 21 Vandy knocks off No. 14 Vols

Jermaine Beal scored 25 points and No, 21 Vanderbilt won its 10th straight game with an 85-76 victory over No.

Wiz: We're exploring our options with Arenas

The locker room guns saga isn't anywhere close to being over for the Washington Wizards, even with the news that Gilbert Arenas and Javaris Crittenton are suspended for the rest of the season.

List ranks Tiger most powerful athlete

Tiger Woods tops the Bloomberg BusinessWeek list of most powerful athletes, with the companies saying he would have held the top spot even if his infidelity had become public earlier last year.

Four men caught tapping Senator Landrieu's office

NEW ORLEANS - Four men have been accused of attempting to tap the phones of U.S. Senator Mary Landrieu's office in New Orleans. The four identified by the U.S.

New US home sales slide in December

Sales of new homes in the US unexpectedly dropped in December, the latest sign that government support is causing swings in the performance of the housing market.

Mid-life Crisis: An Outdated Myth?

The stereotype that many middle-aged people get depressed and must perk up their lives with sports cars and affairs may be an outdated myth, scientists say.

Warner to reveal his NFL future Friday

The agent for Kurt Warner says the Arizona Cardinals quarterback will hold a news conference on Friday to announce whether he will retire from the game.

Former Senator Edwards and wife split

RALEIGH, N.C. - A friend says Elizabeth Edwards has separated from her husband, two-time presidential candidate John Edwards.

Yankees sign LF Winn; Damon won't return in 2010

The Yankees on Wednesday signed Randy Winn, according to a report in the New York Post.