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Jags' Del Rio says he's staying in Jacksonville

The Jacksonville Jaguars are sticking with coach Jack Del Rio, at least for another season.

Star S Wright is 5th Gator to leave early for NFL

Safety Major Wright is the latest Florida player to leave school early and enter the NFL draft.

America slides deeper into depression as Wall Street revels

The labour force contracted by 661,000. This did not show up in the headline jobless rate because so many Americans dropped out of the system. The broad U6 category of unemployment rose to 17.3pc.

Two more Wizards questioned about Arenas gun incident

Two more Washington Wizards players are speaking to authorities about the Gilbert Arenas gun investigation.

Former Kennedy seat surpisingly up for grabs

The policy differences between Democrat Martha Coakley and Republican Scott Brown were as clear during last night’s debate as they have been throughout this short special-election campaign.

Packers' Woodson voted top defensive player

Green Bay cornerback Charles Woodson has won The Associated Press 2009 NFL Defensive Player of the Year award.

Del Rio meets with Jags owner amid reports he's USC bound

Jack Del Rio meets with Jags owner amid reports he has offer to be USC's next head coach.

McGwire's confession falls short

Despite steroid confession, Mark McGwire is still living in denial.