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Sports Troubles haven't slowed down for NFL Troubles haven't slowed down for NFL
The NFL's endless aggravation raged through an offseason marked by more crime and punishment, rules violations by owners, and the never-ending "Deflategate" saga.
Sports In a stunner, Padres make no major trades In a stunner, Padres make no major trades
While many in baseball expected general manager A.J. Preller to perhaps be as frenzied of a trader as he was in December, he made only a minor deal.
Sports Leake will make his Giants' debut Sunday at Texas Leake will make his Giants' debut Sunday at Texas
Mike Leake is replacing Tim Hudson in San Francisco's rotation, and the newly acquired right-hander will make his Giants' debut in their series finale Sunday at Texas.
Sports Angels send C.J. Wilson to DL, make no late move at deadline Angels send C.J. Wilson to DL, make no late move at deadline
The Angels put left-hander C.J. Wilson on the 15-day disabled list with left elbow inflammation before the opener of their Freeway Series with the Dodgers. The Angels also recalled right-hander Drew Rucinski from Triple-A Salt Lake and optioned Efren Navarro to the minors.
Sports Online viewers won't miss Super Bowl ads shown on TV Online viewers won't miss Super Bowl ads shown on TV
This time, CBS says it's making all advertisers buy an online spot with their on-air time, so ads seen during the online simulcast will be the same as the ones on TV.
Sports Bakersfield Jam GM named director of player personnel for Phoenix Suns Bakersfield Jam GM named director of player personnel for Phoenix Suns
The team also made Jason Fraser a player development assistant, promoted Bubba Burrage to director of player personnel in addition to his duties as general manager of the NBA Development League's Bakersfield Jam, and added Courtney Witte as director of scouting and Antonio Williams as a scout.
Sports Back to Beijing for 2nd Olympics in 14 years Back to Beijing for 2nd Olympics in 14 years
The Chinese capital was awarded the 2022 Winter Olympics on Friday, beating Kazakh rival Almaty 44-40 in a surprisingly close vote marred by technical problems, taking the games back to the city that hosted the summer version in 2008.
Sports Dodgers bolster pitching in huge deal with Braves, Marlins Dodgers bolster pitching in huge deal with Braves, Marlins
The first-place Los Angeles Dodgers bolstered their pitching staff on the eve of the trade deadline, completing a 13-player deal with the Atlanta Braves and Miami Marlins on Thursday that sent two starters and two relievers to the NL West leader.
Sports Blue Jays land Price in Toronto's 2nd big trade of week Blue Jays land Price in Toronto's 2nd big trade of week
Toronto acquired All-Star left-hander David Price from the Detroit Tigers on Thursday, the second major move in less than a week by the Blue Jays as they chase their first postseason appearance since 1993.
Sports Filthy, sewage-choked Rio water a threat at 2016 Olympics Filthy, sewage-choked Rio water a threat at 2016 Olympics (Photo Gallery)
The waters where Olympians will compete in swimming and boating events next summer in South America's first games are rife with human sewage and present a serious health risk for athletes, as well as for visitors to the iconic beaches of Rio de Janeiro.
Sports Gates not sure how banned substance got into his system Gates not sure how banned substance got into his system
Star tight end Antonio Gates says he's not sure how a banned substance got into his body, although he believes it could have been while he was cleansing his system in the offseason.
Sports UCLA's Mora: Diddy's son still on football team after dustup UCLA's Mora: Diddy's son still on football team after dustup
But for sheer weirdness and the accompanying media spotlight, nothing compared to hip-hop mogul Sean "Diddy" Combs' arrest for an alleged fight with assistant strength coach Sal Alosi in the weight room last month. Diddy, the father of defensive back Justin Combs, is still waiting to hear whether he'll face misdemeanor charges.