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LeBron reaches multiyear deal to shill for McDonald's

LeBron James has agreed to a multiyear partnership with McDonald's, adding the global fast-food giant to his list of corporate sponsors.

Final Harry Potter movies will be 3D

LOS ANGELES - Warner Bros. will release the next two "Harry Potter" films in 3D, a move underscoring the post-"Avatar" rush for extra-dimensional box office returns.

Texas Tech: James' dad talked of suing

The father of injured Texas Tech receiver Adam James threatened to sue the university if it didn't investigate then-coach Mike Leach, according to a memo released Wednesday.

Yankees, Damon would've been a solid fit

Johnny Damon and the Yanks not working out a deal is just foolish.

Serena, Henin, Murray reach Aussie finals

While Serena wins a tough battle, Henin cruises to set up a showdown for the Aussie Open title.

Colts owner: We'll follow Pro Bowl rules

Colts owner Jim Irsay says the team will comply with the NFL's Pro Bowl rules — even if it means players must make a roundtrip flight to Miami on Sunday.

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.