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Source: Lackey has Red Sox physical; deal near?

John Lackey has taken a physical for the Red Sox, a sign that the former Angels ace may be Boston-bound.

Source: Lackey has BoSox physical; deal close?

Free-agent right-hander John Lackey underwent a physical Monday with the Red Sox, an indication that he is close to an agreement with the team, according to a major-league source.

Obama gives self B+

WASHINGTON – US President Barack Obama, in remarks aired late Sunday, awarded himself a B plus for his first 11 months in office, stressing in an interview with talk show queen Oprah Winfrey that there was still muc

NFL Weekly Review: Chargers NFL's hottest?

We have two 13-0 teams, but the Chargers look like the team with all the momentum.

Hiding out isn't helping Tiger's image

The bad news keeps coming, but Tiger's nowhere to be found. Mark Kriegel wonders why he can't be more like Kobe.