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Senate votes Bernanke to another term

The Senate voted 70-30 to reappoint Ben Bernanke for a second four-year term as chairman of the Federal Reserve.

Danica could race at Daytona Speedway

Danica Patrick's Nationwide schedule has officially been released — and it leaves the door open for an appearance at Daytona.

NASCAR champ Johnson crashes in practice

Four-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson has crashed during practice for this weekend's 24-hour race at Daytona International Speedway.

Edmonds reaches one-year deal with Brewers

The Milwaukee Brewers on Thursday signed Jim Edmonds to a minor-league contract.

Wiz coach: Arenas investigation was like 'taking body punches'

Coach Flip Saunders says the Washington Wizards have felt like they "continued to take body punches" while NBA and legal investigations into a locker room gun episode were ongoing.

Two more Spartans plead guilty to assault in campus brawl

Two more Michigan State football players have pleaded guilty to misdemeanor assault and battery charges stemming from a Nov.

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Jets' Sanchez may have offseason knee surgery

Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez had his right knee examined by Dr. James Andrews, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press on Thursday.

Carrie Underwood to sing National Anthem at Super Bowl

Carrie Underwood is going to the Super Bowl, and she'll be singing the national anthem.

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