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Tigers star Cabrera spent 3 months in alcohol rehab

Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera has spent three months in a treatment program for alcoholism following a much-publicized drinking binge during the final weekend of the regular season.

Dodgers bring back Padilla for one year, $5M

The Los Angeles Dodgers have re-signed right-hander Vicente Padilla to a one-year contract after his outstanding performance down the stretch last season.

NASCAR promises to 'let them race'

New rules for the 2010 season, including spoilers on the cars, will put control back in the drivers' hands.

Blanton banks 3-year, $24M deal with NL champ Phils

Joe Blanton and the Philadelphia Phillies have agreed to a $24 million, three-year contract that avoided a salary arbitration hearing next month.

Cowboys sign Phillips to extenstion

IRVING, Texas — Wade Phillips, the head coach with the highest winning percentage in Dallas Cowboys' history, has some job security.

TV station sorry for Beckham crotch grab

TV station sorry for Beckham crotch grab

Cowboys extend Phillips as coach through 2011

Wade Phillips is sticking around as coach of the Dallas Cowboys for two more years.

200,000 Haitian migrants could file for Temporary Protected Status

The Obama administration is preparing to handle applications from as many as 200,000 undocumented Haitian immigrants who want to live and work legally in the United States under a new immigration program unveiled la

NASCAR eases rules to 'allow drivers to drive'

Rule changes put control back in drivers' hands.

Aussie Open fans take shot at Tiger

Fans at the Australian Open — the first of the year's four Grand Slam tennis tournaments — found an interesting way to poke fun at Tiger Woods' recent marital issues Thursday, displaying signs that read "I've been with Tiger" and a doctor