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Harvey misses Mets' workout, apologizes after late arrival (AP, 10/6 6:46 PM ET)
Upstart Cubs face steady Pirates in NL wild card (AP, 10/6 6:43 PM ET)
Graney, McNamee voted by fans to Hall ballot for Frick Award (AP, 10/6 6:35 PM ET)
Ellsbury, Yanks' $153 million man, benched in wild-card game (AP, 10/6 6:22 PM ET)
Astros-Yankees Preview (AP, 10/6 6:16 PM ET)

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Cornerback David Amerson finds a job with Raiders (AP, 10/6 6:47 PM ET)
Vikings enduring growing pains with rookie right tackle (AP, 10/6 6:14 PM ET)
Missed call overshadows Seahawks' defensive dominance (AP, 10/6 5:55 PM ET)
Rams rise in AP power rankings; Pats, Pack, Broncos 1-2-3 (AP, 10/6 5:49 PM ET)
Luck again does limited work in Indianapolis' practice (AP, 10/6 5:24 PM ET)

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Celtics ease to 124-91 win at Olimpia Milano in Global Games (AP, 10/6 6:02 PM ET)
Hornets: Michael Kidd-Gilchrist to have surgery on shoulder (AP, 10/6 5:37 PM ET)
Offseason trip builds bond among young Blazers (AP, 10/6 4:11 PM ET)
Defense lawyer: White NYC officer targeted black NBA player (AP, 10/6 2:36 PM ET)
Kings down Trail Blazers 109-105 in OT preseason opener (AP, 10/6 3:04 AM ET)

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Canucks have different look, approach in Year 2 with Benning (AP, 10/6 6:42 PM ET)
New Jersey Devils to retire Martin Brodeur's No. 30 (AP, 10/6 6:38 PM ET)
New Jersey Devils to retire Martin Brodeur's No. 30 (AP, 10/6 6:31 PM ET)
Winnipeg eager for momentum after breakthrough season (AP, 10/6 6:20 PM ET)
Coyotes counting on Domi, Duclair to start winning again (AP, 10/6 6:14 PM ET)

College Football - View All - Photos

No. 23 California prepares to take 5-0 record to No. 5 Utah (AP, 10/6 6:38 PM ET)
Kansas State starting QB comes down to staying healthy (AP, 10/6 6:31 PM ET)
No. 16 Stanford's Garnett thriving at left guard spot (AP, 10/6 6:18 PM ET)
Miami looks to end 5-game losing streak vs Florida State (AP, 10/6 6:07 PM ET)
Defense keys No. 22 Iowa's resurgence in poll (AP, 10/6 5:55 PM ET)

Men's NCAA Basketball - View All - Photos

Richmond, St. Jean complete Mullin's staff (AP, 10/6 6:43 PM ET)
Duke counting on more from Allen after Final Four breakout (AP, 10/6 6:41 PM ET)
Pressure is on new coach Steve Prohm at Iowa State (AP, 10/6 5:38 PM ET)
Louisville campus police reviewing escort allegations (AP, 10/6 5:29 PM ET)
New job provides different challenges for Tennessee's Barnes (AP, 10/6 4:35 PM ET)

Women's NCAA Basketball - View All - Photos

Parker has triple-double, US women win in Spain (AP, 10/4 7:21 PM ET)
Missouri gives Pingeton 5-year contract through 2019-20 (AP, 10/2 4:27 PM ET)
Lady Vols' Warlick receives contract extension, raise (AP, 10/2 11:12 AM ET)
NCAA women's tournament returns to Saturday start (AP, 10/1 3:31 PM ET)

WNBA - View All - Photos

Whalen, Augustus need to get going for Lynx in WNBA Finals (AP, 10/5 5:25 PM ET)
Gritty Fever top Lynx 75-69 in Game 1 of WNBA Finals (AP, 10/4 8:09 PM ET)
Gritty Fever top Lynx 75-69 in Game 1 of WNBA Finals (AP, 10/4 6:38 PM ET)
Lynx, Fever meet in rematch of 2012 WNBA Finals (AP, 10/3 4:34 PM ET)
Anne Donovan resigns as head coach of Connecticut Sun (AP, 10/1 3:21 PM ET)

Golf - View All - Photos

Mickelson brings experience and emotion to Presidents Cup (AP, 10/6 8:27 AM ET)
Dustin Johnson back on a team after 2-year absence (AP, 10/6 6:54 AM ET)
Scott has busy finish to year, and maybe an early start (AP, 10/6 5:19 AM ET)
Presidents Cup debate still strong on number of matches (AP, 10/6 2:24 AM ET)
Scott making an early change to the short putter (AP, 10/5 9:16 AM ET)

Auto Racing - View All - Photos

Harvick victory celebration raises eyebrows among rivals (AP, 10/6 6:28 PM ET)
Gordon thinks new tire changer can give inside information (AP, 10/6 6:28 PM ET)
Ecclestone says F1 could be sold in 2015, 3 potential buyers (AP, 10/6 2:28 PM ET)
Column: Harvick advancing bad for everyone else in NASCAR (AP, 10/5 5:47 PM ET)
Harvick dominates in must-win race to advance in Chase (AP, 10/4 8:34 PM ET)

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Boxing - View All - Photos

Correction: Ali Tribute story (AP, 10/4 1:07 PM ET)
DeGale to defend IBF super middleweight belt against Bute (AP, 10/4 5:05 AM ET)
Lucas Matthysse looks for his next KO in showcase vs Postol (AP, 10/2 1:12 PM ET)
Klitschko's title defense vs Fury rescheduled for Nov. 28 (AP, 10/2 10:35 AM ET)
Muhammad Ali honored in his Kentucky hometown (AP, 10/1 11:51 PM ET)

Horse Racing - View All - Photos

Bee A Magician in 5th spot at $1 million International Trot (AP, 10/6 4:25 PM ET)
Ben's Duchess wins LA Woman Stakes at Santa Anita (AP, 10/4 11:19 PM ET)
Clothes Fall Off wins Belmont feature (AP, 10/4 5:08 PM ET)
Golden Horn wins Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe (AP, 10/4 11:23 AM ET)
Wild Dude rallies to win Santa Anita Sprint by a neck (AP, 10/3 9:30 PM ET)

Cycling - View All - Photos

2016 Giro d'Italia route presented at Milan Expo (AP, 10/5 12:15 PM ET)
Ivan Basso retires from professional cycling (AP, 10/5 11:08 AM ET)
German ace sprinter Marcel Kittel joins Etixx-Quick Step (AP, 10/5 7:04 AM ET)
Cyclist flies off road, dies during California charity ride (AP, 10/4 7:15 PM ET)
Nibali ends disappointing season with Il Lombardia win (AP, 10/4 12:58 PM ET)

Track and Field - View All - Photos

Pistorius family: Oscar's rights being undermined (AP, 10/6 11:32 AM ET)
'Great day in my life': Spike Lee is marathon grand marshal (AP, 10/5 9:29 AM ET)
Black Lives hold peaceful protest at Twin Cities Marathon (AP, 10/4 3:42 PM ET)
St. Paul mayor says protesters agree not to disrupt marathon (AP, 10/1 7:20 PM ET)

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Rio Olympics cutting costs with Brazil deep in recession (AP, 10/6 1:38 PM ET)
BMX test event for Rio Olympics receives poor grade (AP, 10/4 5:56 PM ET)
Canadian Olympic Committee president quits amid inquiry (AP, 10/3 3:28 PM ET)
BMX test event in Rio put back 1 day over safety concerns (AP, 10/2 6:32 PM ET)
Brazil's lower house approves visa waiver tied to Olympics (AP, 10/1 3:33 PM ET)

Skiing - View All - Photos

US Ski Team targets Vermont resort for World Cup stop in '16 (AP, 10/1 4:41 PM ET)
Colorado high court weighs ski resorts' avalanche liability (AP, 9/29 2:22 PM ET)

Figure Skating - View All - Photos

Carolina Kostner says she is ready to return to competition (AP, 10/6 12:01 PM ET)
Kostner cleared to compete in 2016 after settling dispute (AP, 10/5 11:37 AM ET)

Soccer - View All - Photos

Former West Germany great Gerd Mueller has Alzheimer's (AP, 10/6 5:35 PM ET)
Sao Paulo says Osorio resigns to coach Mexico national team (AP, 10/6 5:05 PM ET)
After defying quit calls, Blatter mediates between FAs (AP, 10/6 3:30 PM ET)
South Sudan starts unlikely quest to reach 2018 World Cup (AP, 10/6 3:21 PM ET)
FC Dallas-Whitecaps FC Preview (AP, 10/6 2:15 PM ET)

Cricket - View All - Photos

Vatican cricket team to play Muslim, Argentine slum clubs (AP, 10/1 3:08 PM ET)

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Captaincy no curse so far for South Africa halfback Du Preez (AP, 10/6 2:32 PM ET)
US Eagles aren't flying high yet, but are ready to take off (AP, 10/5 5:03 PM ET)
Two teams ought to finally earn a win in RWC Week 3 (AP, 10/5 4:36 PM ET)
Ireland makes RWC quarterfinals at expense of inspired Italy (AP, 10/4 3:54 PM ET)
Argentina beats Tonga 45-16 to move closer to RWC quarters (AP, 10/4 1:21 PM ET)