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Texas cuts into KU's lead in AP hoops poll

Kansas will be spending at least one more week atop The Associated Press' college basketball poll, a spot it has held all season.

Florida's speedy threat James out of Sugar Bowl

Florida's Brandon James, who leads the team in all-purpose yards, will not play in the Sugar Bowl after having surgery on his right foot.

The Day After: Is Favre coach and QB?

A day after Brad Childress and Brett Favre argued on the sidelines, it's hard to tell.

Maine to consider cell phone cancer warning

AUGUSTA, Maine — A Maine legislator wants to make the state the first to require cell phones to carry warnings that they can cause brain cancer, although there is no consensus among scientists that they do and indus

Four-time NASCAR champ Johnson is AP's top athlete

Don't believe drivers are athletes? Tell that to AP athlete of the year Jimmie Johnson

Favre struggles as Panthers stifle Vikings

It was supposed to be a night when the Minnesota Vikings celebrated a division title and inched closer to the best record in the NFC.

Ochocinco drops act to honor friend, teammate

The Bengals lost to the Chargers on Sunday. Now they must bury their teammate.

Report: Tiger may face fierce custody battle with Elin

Bitter custody fight looms as divorce storm clouds gather between Tiger and Elin.