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Selig, PA aim to end smokeless tobacco use

Commissioner Bud Selig and Players Association executive director Tony Clark both want MLB to ultimately eliminate the use of smokeless tobacco in the game.

posted 2014-07-15 15:50:27 by

Tigers' Cabrera: I'm not 100 percent healthy

Reigning American League MVP Miguel Cabrera says he has yet to fully recover from a groin tear that plagued him at the end of 2013.

posted 2014-07-15 14:21:33 by

Sources: Wade, Heat agree to long-term deal

Dwyane Wade has agreed to a new long-term contract with the Miami Heat and is expected to finalize it as early as Tuesday, sources told

posted 2014-07-15 13:37:42 by

Penguins GM: Crosby to avoid wrist surgery

Pittsburgh Penguins star Sidney Crosby won't need surgery on his ailing right wrist, the team announced Tuesday.

posted 2014-07-15 13:25:20 by

Gasol says 'instinct told me' to sign with Bulls

Recent free agent Pau Gasol says signing with the Chicago Bulls over NBA champion San Antonio or Oklahoma City came down to a gut decision.

posted 2014-07-15 11:08:28 by

Tiger: Proven I can win major after injuries

Given his lack of competitive golf in the past four months due to back surgery, Tiger Woods would be excused if winning was not on his mind this week at the Open Championship. But that's far from the case.

posted 2014-07-15 10:47:58 by

Bid to nix Hernandez video evidence rejected

A bid by Aaron Hernandez's lawyers to suppress evidence from a cellphone and video surveillance taken from his Massachusetts home during authorities' investigation of the killing of Odin Lloyd was rejected Monday by the judge hearing the case.

posted 2014-07-15 09:21:50 by

Price OK with status as potential trade bait

Tampa Bay Rays pitcher David Price arrived at the All-Star Game expecting to be peppered with questions about his future and his chances of still being with the Rays when baseball's non-waiver trade deadline passes July 31. He was not…

posted 2014-07-15 09:01:40 by

Cespedes repeats feat in Home Run Derby

Oakland's Yoenis Cespedes became the first repeat winner of the All-Star Home Run Derby in 15 years, powering his way past Cincinnati's Todd Frazier by a whopping 9-1 mark in the final round Monday night.

posted 2014-07-15 02:20:54 by

'Offended' Parsons lobs parting shot at Rockets

Chandler Parsons will arrive in Dallas with a three-year, $46 million deal and plenty of motivation after being "offended" by the Houston Rockets during the restricted free agency process.

posted 2014-07-15 00:28:36 by


KD signs major Roc Nation-negotiated deal

Kevin Durant has signed his first major endorsement deal since switching agents to Jay Z's Roc Nation Sports.

posted 2014-07-14 23:03:31 by

KD inks first big Roc Nation-negotiated deal

Kevin Durant has signed his first major endorsement deal since switching agents to Jay Z's Roc Nation Sports.

posted 2014-07-14 21:47:17 by

By U.S. Senators Chuck Grassley and Amy Klobuchar It’s vacation season across America.  That means family road trips are underway…
posted by Dennis Lowe 1 month ago
I’m blessed to be spending part of my holiday weekend with my family and I hope many Iowans are able…
posted by Dennis Lowe 3 month(s) ago
May 26 is Memorial Day — the day our nation remembers the men and women who died while serving in…
posted by Dennis Lowe 3 month(s) ago