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  • CB Dee Milliner still uncertain for Jets' opener

    August 29, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) - Dee Milliner's status for the New York Jets' regular-season opener is still unclear.

  • Torres heads to AC Milan on loan from Chelsea

    August 29, 2014

    LONDON (AP) - Chelsea has agreed terms with AC Milan for striker Fernando Torres to join the Serie A club in a two-year loan deal.

  • NASCAR will let Tony Stewart in Chase with win

    August 29, 2014

    HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) - NASCAR says Tony Stewart will be allowed to compete in the Chase for the Sprint Cup Championship if he qualifies despite missing three races following the death of a sprint car driver at a New York track.

  • SEC says Vandy can't wear 'Anchor Down' jerseys

    August 29, 2014

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The Southeastern Conference says miscommunication led to Vanderbilt wearing jerseys that violated NCAA uniform regulations and that the Commodores have agreed not to wear the ''Anchor Down'' slogan again.

  • Sterling says Clippers deal started with 2 numbers

    August 29, 2014

    LOS ANGELES (AP) - When asked how much money she wanted to sell the Los Angeles Clippers, the wife of disgraced team owner Donald Sterling handed a piece of paper to her lawyer with two numbers: $1.5 to $2.

  • Putin rules out cutting 2018 World Cup venues

    August 29, 2014

    MOSCOW (AP) - Russian President Vladimir Putin has ruled out cutting any of the 11 host cities for the 2018 World Cup despite repeated recommendations from FIFA head Sepp Blatter.

  • Penn State, UCF set for Ireland season opener

    August 29, 2014

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - The idea started with a phone call.

  • Mercedes disciplines Rosberg over Spa collision

    August 29, 2014

    Nico Rosberg was disciplined by Mercedes on Friday after accepting responsibility for a collision with teammate Lewis Hamilton at last weekend's Belgian Grand Prix that deepened the rift between the two rivals for the drivers' title.

  • No. 6 Auburn unlikely to overlook Arkansas

    August 29, 2014

    AUBURN, Ala. (AP) - The Auburn Tigers are unlikely to dismiss a team coming off a lousy season when it couldn't even win a Southeastern Conference game.

  • William & Mary faces stiff test against Hokies

    August 29, 2014

    William & Mary's Jimmye Laycock could surely have come up with a better scenario for the start of his 35th season as coach at his alma mater. Since it's too late for that, he can only laugh, and hope.