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Brown's career-high 22 lift Lakers past Magic

Shannon Brown scored a career-high 22 points, Pau Gasol had 17 points and 10 rebounds, and the Los Angeles Lakers scored the first 15 points of the fourth quarter Monday night for a 98-92 victory over the Orlando Magic in the first rematch of last se

No. 10 Kansas State pulls off upset against No. 1 Longhorns

More than 15 minutes after the final horn, thousands of Kansas State fans lingered in the stands to savor a hard-earned victory.

UK final unbeaten after Texas loses at K-State

No. 1 Texas' loss at Kansas State leaves Kentucky as final unbeaten.

Federer, Serena reach 2nd round of Aussie Open

Top-ranked Roger Federer had some anxious moments in his first-round match at the Australian Open before fending off Russia's Igor Andreev 4-6, 6-2, 7-6 (2), 6-0.

Lakers beat Magic in rematch of 2009 Finals

The Lakers show the Magic who’s boss in a NBA Finals rematch

Cop briefly detains Chargers' Jackson before loss to Jets

San Diego police say Chargers wide receiver Vincent Jackson was handcuffed briefly and had his car impounded following a traffic stop on Sunday just a few hours before a playoff loss to the New York Jets.

More and more states on budget brink

California is hurtling into the budgetary abyss — and it's not alone.

Berto withdraws from title fight, citing Haiti quake

Andre Berto withdrew Monday from his Jan.