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Kobe, Lakers hang on against Mavs

Kobe Bryant dealt with an aggravated back injury like any multimillionaire, superstar athlete would — he called his longtime massage therapist in Santa Monica, got him on a red-eye flight to Texas, then spent more than three hours Wednesday mor

No. 24 Tigers stun No. 12 UNC behind Booker's big night

Trevor Booker scored 21 points, Demontez Stitt added 20 and No. 24 Clemson broke a 10-game losing streak to No.

Mets at odds with Beltran over knee surgery?

Carlos Beltran has had surgery on his troublesome right knee and the New York Mets' center fielder will miss the start of the season.

Top women's storylines for the Australian Open

Here are the top women's storylines for the Australian Open.

12-time Pro Bowl LB Seau to retire

Junior Seau, who came out of retirement to rejoin the New England Patriots in their sixth game this season, said in remarks taped for broadcast Wednesday night on Showtime that he's ending his career.

Doomsday clock to be moved by world's top scientists tomorrow

The minute hand of the famous Doomsday Clock will be moved at 3pm tomorrow afternoon, for the first time in two years.