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Lost Sleep Can't Be Made Up, Study Suggests

If you think staying in bed on the weekends will make up for a weeks' worth of sleep deprivation, think again.

No. 1 overall NBA pick Griffin done for season

2009's top pick Blake Griffin will have knee surgery and miss the entire season.

New GOP star stirs up presidential buzz

With resurgent Republicans growing increasingly confident that President Barack Obama may yet be a political mortal in 2012, a new name is emerging as a potential presidential contender: South Dakota Sen.

Tennessee 'disappointed' Kiffin bolted for USC

Tennessee athletic director Mike Hamilton spoke at a news conference Wednesday discussing his second coaching search in less than two years after Lane Kiffin announced Tuesday night his abrupt resignation to take the same job at Southern California.<

Crennel is latest ex-Patriots coach to join Chiefs

Romeo Crennel, the defensive coordinator on the Patriots' Super Bowl teams, agreed Wednesday to join the Chiefs in the same capacity, his agent said.

Semenya's lawyers say talks ongoing over her future

Caster Semenya's lawyers say they are still working with international track officials to settle the future of the 800-meter world champion, contradicting comments made earlier Wednesday by her coach.