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NFL extends 'Sunday Ticket' deal with DirecTVNFL extends contract with satellite provider DirecTV to carry 'Sunday Ticket' package
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FILE - In this Monday May 19, 2014 fie photo, International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach. left, smiles  as he sits with Norwegian IOC-member Gerhard Heiberg  during a meeting Norway's Minister of Culture, Thorhild Widvey in Oslo. Oslo said it is dropped its bid for the 2022 Winter Olympics after the Norwegian government declined Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014 to provide financial backing, a move which leaves just two cities in a race that has been decimated by withdrawals. (AP Photo: Hakon Mosvold Larsen / NTB scanpix, File) NORWAY OUT
Oslo latest city to drop out of 2022 Olympic raceDown to 2: Oslo pulls plug on bid for '22 Winter Games, leaving only 2 contenders
The Associated Press37 minutes ago
FILE - In this Sept. 13, 2014, file photo, United States' forward Abby Wambach, right, heads the ball as Mexico defender Paulina Solis (5) defends during the first half of an international friendly game, in Sandy, Utah. A group of elite players has filed a lawsuit in Canada challenging plans to play the 2015 Women's World Cup on artificial turf. The players, led by U.S. women's national team forward Abby Wambach, filed Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, in the human rights tribunal of Ontario next week, attorney Hampton Dellinger said.  (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File)
Wambach, players file lawsuit over World Cup turfAbby Wambach, players file lawsuit challenging artificial turf at 2015 Women's World Cup
The Associated Press57 minutes ago
Detroit Tigers manager Brad Ausmus talks with the team during baseball practice in Detroit Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014. The Detroit Tigers start the playoffs at the Baltimore Orioles in Game 1 of the American League Division Series Thursday. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)
Rookie managers Williams, Ausmus reach postseason'Warts and all,' Nationals' Williams, Tigers' Ausmus eye rare Series success as rookie manager
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IOC laments withdrawal of Oslo bid for '22 GamesIOC: Withdrawal of Oslo '22 Winter Games bid based on 'half-truths and factual inaccuracies'
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Kansas interim head football coach Clint Bowen points to his wife while answering a question during an NCAA college football news conference in Lawrence, Kan., Monday, Sept. 29, 2014. Bowen replaces Charlie Weis, who was fired after Saturday's 23-0 loss to Texas. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)
Midseason firings are a tricky choice for schoolsAthletic directors say deciding whether to fire coach during season is 'not an easy process'
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FILE - In this Dec. 29, 2004, file photo, Olympic gold medal swimmer Michael Phelps, center, signs autorgaphs for fans after pleading guilty to drunken driving charges in district court in Salisbury, Md. Authorities say Phelps has been arrested on a DUI charge in Maryland. Transit police say they stopped the 29-year-old Phelps at the Fort McHenry Tunnel in Baltimore around 1:40 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014. (AP Photo/Chris Gardner, File)
Police: Phelps' eyes, speech affected at DUI stopPolice: Phelps' eyes red, speech 'mush mouth' in DUI pullover in Baltimore
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Wacha in bullpen to start NL Division SeriesWacha in bullpen to start NL Division Series for Cardinals
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Pac-12, Big Ten, ACC notify NCAA of proposalsPac-12, Big Ten, ACC notify NCAA of proposals for increased benefits in move toward autonomy
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