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  1. Sources: Rangers finalizing blockbuster deal for Phillies ace Cole Hamels
    Jeff Passan

    Sources: Rangers finalizing blockbuster deal for Phillies ace Cole Hamels

  2. Is The Rock too strong for his co-stars?
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    Is The Rock too strong for his co-stars?

  3. Troy Tulowitzki homers, drives in three in big debut for Blue Jays
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    Troy Tulowitzki homers, drives in three in big debut for Blue Jays

  4. Is The Rock too strong for his co-stars?
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    Is The Rock too strong for his co-stars?

  5. MLB Trade Deadline Digest: Cole Hamels trade puts focus on David Price
    Mark Townsend

    MLB Trade Deadline Digest: Cole Hamels trade puts focus on David Price

  6. Cramping, overcome by the steamy conditions, Vasek Pospisil still wins in his return to action in Atlanta
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    Cramping, overcome by the steamy conditions, Vasek Pospisil still wins in his return to action in Atlanta

  7. Like Tom Brady's phone, yours likely isn't safe from employer scrutiny
    Eric Adelson

    Like Tom Brady's phone, yours likely isn't safe from employer scrutiny

  8. Three-way deal involving Dodgers, Braves, Marlins still not completed
    Jeff Passan

    Three-way deal involving Dodgers, Braves, Marlins still not completed

  9. Fifteen-year-old Reece Whitley is one of swimming's rising stars
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    Fifteen-year-old Reece Whitley is one of swimming's rising stars

  10. Sources: SMU's Larry Brown facing 'lack of coach control' charge from NCAA
    Pat Forde

    Sources: SMU's Larry Brown facing 'lack of coach control' charge from NCAA

  11. Mets' trade for Brewers outfielder Carlos Gomez falls apart in bizarre turn of events
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    Mets' trade for Brewers outfielder Carlos Gomez falls apart in bizarre turn of events

  12. With Kevin Glenn on the six-game list, the Riders are looking for a new QB hope
    Andrew Bucholtz

    With Kevin Glenn on the six-game list, the Riders are looking for a new QB hope

  • Johnson fireworks lead Australia's fightback in third test

    Johnson fireworks lead Australia's fightback in third test

    By Justin Palmer BIRMINGHAM (Reuters) - A snarling Mitchell Johnson, finding the pace and venom that demolished England in the last Ashes, dragged Australia back into the third test on Thursday as wickets tumbled again on the second morning at … More »

    Reuters - 2 minutes 22 seconds ago
  • UK's Countrywide forecasts fewer house deals this year

    Countrywide Plc , the UK's largest real estate agent by revenue, forecast a slight decline in housing deals this year as uncertainty around the UK budget and the Greek crisis holds back a housing market recovery. The owner of agencies such as … More »

    Reuters - 4 minutes 42 seconds ago
  • Japan ruling party to recommend sacking of sports association head

    Japan ruling party to recommend sacking of sports association head

    Japan's ruling party will recommend sacking the head of the sports association that manages the national stadium after plans for a new arena for the 2020 Summer Olympics were scrapped due to soaring costs. If Ichiro Kono, head of the Japan Sport … More »

    Reuters - 10 minutes ago
  • Mutu joins Platt at FC Pune City in ISL

    Mutu joins Platt at FC Pune City in ISL

    Former Chelsea forward Adrian Mutu has joined FC Pune City as their marquee player for the second season of the Indian Super League (ISL), the club announced on Thursday. Managed by former England captain David Platt, the club also signed former … More »

    Reuters - 13 minutes ago
  • Italy's Berlusconi to finalise AC Milan stake sale after summer - source

    Italy's Berlusconi to finalise AC Milan stake sale after summer - source

    Italian former prime minister Silvio Berlusconi is to sign a binding pre-accord to sell 48 percent of his AC Milan soccer club to Thai businessman Bee Taechaubol in the next few days with a final deal to be inked after the summer, a source close to … More »

    Reuters - 18 minutes ago