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ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - The New York Yankees scratched and clawed their way to a 9-4 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Friday, with the only long ball surprisingly belonging to Brett Gardner. More important to the Yankees, however, is the health of two o
Jennifer Hudson has reportedly signed on to be a judge on "American Idol" Season 13. The "Idol" alum will reported be joined by at least two other former cast members. Could Kelly Clarkson, Clay Aiken or Adam Lambert be joining...
PITTSBURGH -- On Friday night in Pittsburgh, the Penguins were looking to not only eliminate the Ottawa Senators but capture their first series victory on Consol Energy Center ice and move on to the Eastern Conference finals for the first time since 2009
(Reuters) - Former U.S. soccer international Robbie Rogers, who came out as gay and retired from the game in February, is to join Major League Soccer's L.A. Galaxy, USA Today reported on Friday. The newspaper's website said Rogers had agreed terms with t
DETROIT -- Anibal Sanchez, who set the Tigers' team strikeout record with 17 against Atlanta on April 26, fell two outs shy of the second no-hitter of his career Friday night in Detroit's 6-0 victory over Minnesota, the 10th straight loss by the Twins. J
Universal Studios has announced that it will recreate the "Simpsons" hometown of Springfield in its Orlando theme park. And everything from Krusty burgers to Duff beer will be available to fans of the long-running animated series. Finally...
In 2005, comedian Jimmy Kimmel shared a stage with actress Bea Arthur for the Comedy Central Roast of Pamela Anderson. Many jokes that evening were made at Arthur's expense, with various comedians lampooning the elderly star's perceived masculine qualiti
Tony Allen's dramatics helped the Memphis Grizzlies push the San Antonio Spurs to overtime in Game 2 of the Western Conference finals, but it also cost him $5,000. The NBA announced Friday that Allen had been fined for violating the league's anti-floppin
EUSTIS - Family Bible Church has gone wild and its members are happy, happy, happy about it. Capitalizing on the hugely popular A&E reality television show "Duck Dynasty," the church has turned its normally tranquil sanctuary into...
The "Hangover" franchise is no longer a laughing matter. The third -- and promised final -- installment in the booze-fueled exploits of the so-called Wolf Pack is bombing at the Memorial Day weekend box office, where it is being run over...
In the days before Freedom High School's October homecoming week, when most kids were worried about dressing up for spirit days, the girl poised to be the school's valedictorian was begging to be hospitalized. Before then, Helen Marie Castillo Figueroa w
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A long-awaited report on workplace wellness programs, which has still not been publicly released, delivers a blow to the increasingly popular efforts, Reuters has learned, casting doubt on a pillar of the Affordable Care Act and a fa
Talia Joy Castellano: Many boomers will recall that great TV moment when Lou Grant said to Mary Richards, "You've got spunk. I hate spunk." We love Talia's spunk, and her bravery. Stricken with a fatal form of cancer, the 13-year-old from...
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