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Hall denies Dawson's Cubs request, must enter as an Expo

Andre Dawson says he will be inducted into the Hall of Fame as a Montreal Expo, despite his preference to go in as a Chicago Cub.

'Avatar' officially overtakes 'Titanic' for global box office record

It's official - "Avatar" is the new king of the world... or at least, the worldwide box office.

Blazers' Oden apologizes for nude photos

Portland Trail Blazers center Greg Oden is apologizing for nude photos that have surfaced on the Internet.

UK's loss shows no team will dominate

Kentucky's stunning loss proves anything can happen this season

Gamecocks hand No. 1 Kentucky first loss

Top-ranked Kentucky found out it's got some growing up to do. And college basketball will most likely find a new No. 1.

Federer, Serena survive scares; Venus, Djokovic ousted

Serena survives a big scare, but Venus loses a stunner at the Australian Open.

Son of pro golfer Green found dead in dorm

Hunter Green, the son of professional golfer Ken Green, was found dead in his dorm room at Southern Methodist University last week, authorities said.

Source: Colts to leave Pro Bowl at halftime

Call it the semi-Pro Bowl. The latest blow to Sunday’s maligned NFL all-star game: The seven Indianapolis Colts selected won’t stick around to watch the final outcome at Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens, Fla.

Dealers are still selling cars covered by the throttle recall

Toyota says it still is making cars and trucks with potentially sticking accelerator-pedal assemblies that triggered a recall last Thursday of 2.3 million Toyota-brand cars and trucks.

Police commander of World Economic Forum found dead

DAVOS - The police commander heading security at the World Economic Forum in Switzerland was found dead on Tuesday, local authorities said, adding that his death appeared to be suicide.