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SAO PAULO (AP) — Javier Mascherano and Pablo Zabaleta both played on for Argentina on Tuesday after being knocked down by blows to the head.Mascherano looked discombobulated after he clashed heads with Georginio Winjaldum in the first half of Ar ...more

AP News - Jul 08, 2014 6:00 PM

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Score one for the dogs.DogTV, the 2-year-old television network for dogs, asked Grammy-winning musician Andrew Dost of the pop-rock band fun. to write some psychoacoustic music for the network.The unnamed result, nearly ...more

AP News - Jul 07, 2014 4:42 PM

The NCAA is suggesting that football teams hold no more than two contact practices per week during the season in guidelines that grew out of a safety and concussion summit early this year.Practice limits were among several recommendations releas ...more

AP News - Jul 04, 2014 2:50 PM

LONDON (AP) — Victoria Duval, an 18-year-old American tennis player, has been diagnosed with Hodgkin's lymphoma but expects to make a full recovery within months after undergoing treatment for the cancer.Duval, who lost in the second round at Wi ...more

AP News - Jul 04, 2014 12:50 PM

LONDON (AP) — American tennis player Victoria Duval, who lost in the second round at Wimbledon last week, has been diagnosed with Hodgkin's lymphoma and will undergo immediate treatment for the cancer.The player's management team said Friday the ...more

AP News - Jul 04, 2014 12:50 PM

LONDON (AP) — American tennis player Victoria Duval, who lost in the second round at Wimbledon last week, has been diagnosed with Hodgkin's lymphoma and will undergo immediate treatment for the cancer.The player's management team said Friday the ...more

AP News - Jul 02, 2014 4:32 PM

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — The parents of a severely autistic boy were arrested after investigators determined the 11-year-old had been kept in a large metal cage, possibly to control his violent outbursts, authorities said Wednesday.The cage — si ...more

AP News - Jul 02, 2014 2:13 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) — Jon Sacker was near death, too sick for doctors to attempt the double lung transplant he so desperately needed. His only chance: An experimental machine that essentially works like dialysis for the lungs.But the device has not ...more

AP News - Jul 01, 2014 3:57 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — The government is expanding its "mystery disease" program, funding a network at six universities around the country to help diagnose patients with diseases so rare they've been told they're undiagnosable.The National Institutes ...more

AP News - Jun 30, 2014 6:48 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — No more dreaded pelvic exam? New guidelines say most healthy women can skip the yearly ritual.Routine pelvic exams don't benefit women who have no symptoms of disease and who aren't pregnant, and they can cause harm, the Americ ...more