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'Idol' producers want Stern to replace Cowell

"American Idol" producers are eager to hire Howard Stern to replace Simon Cowell as the show's tough-talking judge, sources tell Page Six.

terry stripped as england captain

England drops Terry amid sex allegations

Irvin accused of rape in civil suit

Former NFL star receiver Michael Irvin has been accused of raping a woman in 2007 in a civil suit filed Thursday in Broward Circuit Court.

Source: Nats close to deal with infielder Kennedy

The Nationals, recovering quickly from their failure to sign free- agent second baseman Orlando Hudson, are close to finalizing a deal with infielder Adam Kennedy, according to a major-league source.