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American soccer star Abby Wambach and a group of elite international players filed a lawsuit in Canada on Wednesday challenging plans to play the 2015 Women's World Cup on artificial turf.Led by U.S. national team forward Wambach, the players fi ...more

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BALTIMORE (AP) — Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps registered .14 percent on a blood-alcohol test after he was stopped on a speeding violation, according to charging documents released Wednesday.The legal limit for intoxication in Maryland is .08.< ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Derek Jeter is among the most media-savvy athletes on the planet, but he says it came through trial and error."I think you learn through experience," he told The Associated Press in an interview Wednesday, three days after he fin ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL has extended its contract with satellite provider DirecTV to carry the "Sunday Ticket" package, which allows viewers to watch out-of-market games.The deal expands DirecTV's rights to stream the package live on mobile devi ...more

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Opening night of the baseball playoffs provided some great theater, assuming you could stay awake long enough to watch.That the 12th-inning win by Kansas City over Oakland took nearly five hours to play highlights a problem baseball still has to ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — A giant portrait of a young man's face has emerged in the landscape of the National Mall in the first such public artwork commissioned by the National Portrait Gallery.Cuban-American artist Jorge Rodriguez-Gerada created the pi ...more

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HYDE PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Attendance increased dramatically at the FDR Presidential Library and Home in Hyde Park, New York, around the time that Ken Burns' documentary series on the Roosevelts aired on public television.The FDR National Historic S ...more

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CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James is hoping to motivate kids by telling his own inspiring story.The NBA superstar is co-producing a half-hour TV series called "Becoming," which will showcase the journeys of some of today's top athletes. The pilot fo ...more

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"Not That Kind of Girl: A Young Woman Tells You What She's 'Learned'" (Random House), by Lena DunhamIn her new memoir, "Not That Kind of Girl," Lena Dunham relays a charming story about meeting a new friend and fellow writer she admires in Londo ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Joy Behar may have left "The View" but she's not finished offering her views on everything.The comedian will star in a solo theater show "Me, My Mouth and I" at the Cherry Lane Theatre this fall. Previews begin Nov. 6 with an ope ...more