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Sports Altuve helps Astros beat Mariners, 5-2 Altuve helps Astros beat Mariners, 5-2
Jose Altuve had two hits and an RBI and the Houston Astros damaged the Seattle Mariners post-season hopes with a 5-2 victory Wednesday.
Sports Villar, McHugh help Astros edge Mariners 2-1 Villar, McHugh help Astros edge Mariners 2-1
Jonathan Villar hit a tiebreaking single in the ninth inning to lift Collin McHugh and the Houston Astros over the Seattle Mariners 2-1 on Tuesday night.
Sports Longer Ray Rice video shows obscenities, spitting Longer Ray Rice video shows obscenities, spitting
Ray Rice and Janay Palmer can be heard shouting obscenities at each other, and she appears to spit in the face of the three-time Pro Bowl running back right before he throws a brutal punch in a video shown to The Associated Press by a law enforcement official.
Sports Miller hits 2-run triple in 8th, Mariners beat Astros Miller hits 2-run triple in 8th, Mariners beat Astros
Brad Miller had a tiebreaking two-run triple in the eighth inning and drove in three runs, helping the Seattle Mariners gain in the AL wild-card race with a 4-1 victory over the Houston Astros on Monday.
Sports NCAA lifts Penn State's postseason ban NCAA lifts Penn State's postseason ban
The NCAA has lifted the on-the-field sanctions placed on the Penn State football team for the Jerry Sandusky scandal, including immediately eliminating the postseason ban and restoring scholarships.
Sports Ravens cut Ray Rice after latest video release Ravens cut Ray Rice after latest video release (Video)
Ray Rice was let go by the Baltimore Ravens on Monday and suspended indefinitely by the NFL after a video was released that appears to show the running back striking his then-fiancee in February.
Sports Owner to sell Atlanta Hawks following racist email Owner to sell Atlanta Hawks following racist email
Atlanta Hawks co-owner Bruce Levenson says he is selling his controlling interest in the team, in part due to an inflammatory email he says he wrote in an attempt "to bridge Atlanta's racial sports divide."
Sports Seahawks win big in TV ratings, social media Seahawks win big in TV ratings, social media
The Seattle Seahawks opened up the 2014 NFL season with an impressive effort in front of more than 68,000 fans at CenturyLink Field on Thursday, but the game's impact went well beyond the Emerald City.
Sports Division matchups spice NFL openers Division matchups spice NFL openers
The NFL has spiced up the end of the regular season with a steady diet of division matchups. It hasn't done a bad job of juicing the opening weekend with just that, too.
Sports Billie Jean King talks tennis, gay athletes Billie Jean King talks tennis, gay athletes
Billie Jean King is so busy attending events during the U.S. Open, she hardly has time to watch matches at the venue that bears her name.
Sports Mariners top Rangers 7-5 after Washington resigns Mariners top Rangers 7-5 after Washington resigns
Kendrys Morales hit two of Seattle's four homers and the Mariners beat Texas 7-5 Friday night, handing the Rangers their seventh straight loss only hours after manager Ron Washington resigned unexpectedly.