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Lions open new era in emphatic fashion

The Detroit Lions opened their new coaching era in dynamic fashion with a 35-14 victory over the New York Giants on Monday.

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Cardinals rally to edge Chargers on MNF

Arizona pulled off a fourth-quarter comeback with two clutch drives to edge the San Diego Chargers 18-17 on Monday.

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Ravens cut Ray Rice after elevator video leak

The NFL suspended the running back indefinitely, hours after video surfaced showing him punching his then-fiancée.

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Shaquille O’Neal wants to be a Miami cop

The retired NBA star wants to add policeman to his resumé.

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Monday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at the big sports stories you'll be talking about today, Monday, Sept. 8.

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Yankees take their turn to salute Derek Jeter

A flyover from space, a showering of gifts, and waves of love and respect poured forth as the Yankees and their fans saluted their team captain.

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NBA Hawks’ owner to sell control of team, cites racist remarks

The owner of the Atlanta Hawks says he will sell his controlling interest in an echo of a scandal involving the former owner of the Clippers.

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Pittsburgh’s ‘Karate Kid’

One of Sunday's most-talked about plays in the NFL gets mashed up with "Karate Kid" for hilarious results.

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Williams beats Wozniacki for 18th grand slam title

World No. 1 Serena Williams moved up in the record books with her 18th grand slam title.

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This week’s top sports shots

A look at the biggest stories and best photography in sports this week.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

A complete look at this weekend's sports schedule.

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49ers’ are the ‘most expensive’ team in football

The San Francisco 49ers' new stadium is the most expensive venue to take a family of four for an NFL game.

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Federer pulls off great escape to reach semi-finals

Roger Federer fought off two match points to beat Gael Monfils and reach the semi-finals of the U.S. Open.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at the big sports stories you'll be talking about today, Friday, Sept. 5.

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Seahawks dominate Packers in season opener

The Super Bowl champs had a dominant 36-16 win over Green Bay as the new NFL season kicked off.

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Raiders pay $1M in cheerleader lawsuit

The Oakland Raiders will settle a lawsuit brought by 90 members of the cheerleading squad who alleged violations of California labor law.

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Whisenhunt wants to win in second shot as head coach

Whisenhunt makes his debut Sunday at Kansas City, one of three NFL head coaches getting a second chance at the helm.

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New Zealand’s amazing FIBA World Cup entrance

The New Zealand Tall Blacks do their famous Haka ahead of their game against the USA.

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‘Madden’ glitch shrinks Browns’ linebacker

Rookie linebacker Chris Kirksey is a big man, on and off the field. But he's more like a munchkin in "Madden 15."

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Djokovic, Nishikori take long road to semi-finals

Serena Williams and Ekaterina Makarova sprinted into the semi-finals, while Novak Djokovic and Kei Nishikori were forced to take the long road into the last four.

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McIlroy wins PGA Tour player of the year

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The award was announced on Wednesday and surprised no one.

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U.S. manufacturing jobs data best since ’12

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Employment in America's manufacturing sector grew at its best pace since March 2012, a new report says.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

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Here's a look at the big sports headlines you'll be talking about today, Wednesday, Oct. 1.

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FCC considers ban on Redskins name

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Broadcasters could be fined for using the moniker of the Washington NFL team, a word many consider a slur to Native Americans.

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Defiant Royals outfox A’s in Wild Card game

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Kansas City beat Oakland in a thrilling do-or-die playoff to eke out a victory in their first postseason game for 29 years.