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Yankee Stadium to host welterweight title fight

Boxing is making its long-awaited return to Yankee Stadium, where icons like Muhammad Ali and Joe Louis once plied their trade.

Body scanners are headed to 11 major airports

WASHINGTON — Eleven major airports will begin using body scanners to screen passengers as the Transportation Security Administration launches a plan to buy 1,000 of the machines over the next two years.

Colts re-sign defensive captain Brackett to $33M deal

The Indianapolis Colts have re-signed middle linebacker Gary Brackett, the leader of their defense.

Glazer: Jets to acquire Cromartie from Chargers

The New York Jets are unable to be major players in free agency because of the rules of the uncapped year.

Glazer: Panthers release QB Delhomme

The Carolina Panthers released quarterback Jake Delhomme.

HBO plans TV movie on 2008 financial meltdown

LOS ANGELES – HBO plans to make a television movie about the 2008 financial meltdown, based on the book "Too Big to Fail" by a New York Times journalist, the cable network said on Thursday.

'The Vampire Diaries': Why It might be TV's most addictive show

When "The Vampire Diaries" first debuted last fall, we worried it would be nothing more than "Twilight" for TV. But we've been happily proven wrong by the show's quality storytelling and characters week after week.

Police partner with license plate readers

A growing number of police departments are turning to mobile camera systems to fight motor vehicle theft and identify unregistered cars.