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Royal to sit out vs. Eagles

Wide receiver Eddie Royal will not play for the Denver Broncos in Sunday's game with the Philadelphia Eagles.

Heat hold off Knicks in NYC

Playing with a "Ray Lewis-style" defensive mentality is working well for the Miami Heat, but they still need that offensive burst once in a while.

LeBron, Cavs stun Kobe, Lakers in L.A.

Cavs prove vs. Lakers they can win in the most hostile of environments.

Wizards' Arenas kept firearms in locker

Washington Wizards guard Gilbert Arenas stored unloaded firearms in a container in his locker, according to the team, and the NBA is looking into the situation.

Stem cells restore man's eyesight

UNDATED - A man who was partially blinded when ammonia was squirted in his eye during an attack 15 years ago has regained his sight after receiving a pioneering stem cell treatment.

SMU routs Nevada to win Hawai'i Bowl

SMU makes the most of its first appearance in a bowl game since receiving the NCAA's 'death penalty' in the 1980s.

Health care bill passes Senate

WASHINGTON - In its first Christmas Eve vote since 1895, senators passed the health care bill with a vote of 60 to 39. The legislation will now head back to the house.