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USF snags up-and-coming coach Holtz from East Carolina

Skip Holtz is leaving East Carolina to take over as coach at South Florida.

Biden meets on transparency, behind closed doors

Everybody should just relax and take it easy.

Mets, Beltran differ on CF's knee surgery

The New York Mets are upset Carlos Beltran had knee surgery this week after the team asked him to wait while management discussed options with its medical staff.

liverpool torres injury

Liverpool's Fernando Torres has been ruled out for six weeks, while Steven Gerrard and Yossi Benayoun are also set for spells on the sidelines.

Player wants public apology from fired USF coach

The player who says fired South Florida football coach Jim Leavitt grabbed him by the throat and slapped him in the face wants a public apology.

McCoy: Injured arm will be 100 percent in 2 weeks

Colt McCoy says his injured right arm is healing and should be 100 percent in about two weeks.

NFL's all-time sack leader Smith pleads guilty to DUI

Former NFL star Bruce Smith pleaded guilty to drunken driving Thursday, saying he wanted to own up to his mistake and strive to be an asset to the community.

GOP: We'll take back the House

WASHINGTON - GOP leaders have privately settled on a strategy to win back the House by putting the vast majority of their money and energy into attacking Democrats — and turning this election into a national referen

Manning, record-breaking RB lead All-Pro team

Chris Johnson from the Tennessee Titans was the only unanimous choice for the squad, announced Thursday.