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Prosecutors seek murder conviction for South Africa’s Pistorius

Prosecutors called on Tuesday for South Africa's 'blade runner' Oscar Pistorius to be convicted of murder and sent back to jail for shooting his girlfriend, challenging a court's decision to sentence him for a lesser offense.


Panthers claim wild overtime victory to remain unbeaten

Carolina kicker Graham Gano atoned for a missed extra point by kicking a game-winning 52-yard field goal in overtime as the Panthers stayed unbeaten by defeating the Indianapolis Colts 29-26 on Monday.


Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Tuesday, Nov. 3.


Royals Perez crowned World Series MVP

Kansas City catcher Salvador Perez was named the most valuable player of the World Series.


UNC Tops the NCAA Men’s Preseason Basketball Rankings

The University of North Carolina men's basketball team has been ranked the preseason #1.


Royals reign after beating Mets in World Series

The Kansas City Royals defeated the New York Mets early Monday morning after a 12 inning contest to secure their first World Series championship in 30 years.

President Barack Obama poses for a photo with a jersey given to him by head coach head coach Jill Ellis as he welcomes the U.S Women's National Soccer Team, Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2015, in the East Room of the White House in Washington during a ceremony to honor the team and their victory in the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

This week’s best sports shots

A look back at some of the biggest plays in sports this week and the headlines you may have missed.


This weekend’s sports schedule

Here's a look at this weekend's sports schedule.


ESPN ends Grantland website 5 months after Simmons leaves

ESPN has ended the Grantland website.


Brady, Patriots rout Dolphins 36-7 to improve to 7-0

Dan Campbell's magic wore off against a winning team.


Every sports press conference, ever

You've seen one, you've seen 'em all.


Derek Jeter engaged to model Hannah Davis

Jeter and Davis, who have been dating on and off since 2012, have yet to comment on the marriage rumors.


The PGA Tour season by the numbers

From the 64,000 birdies to the 41 hole-in-ones, PGA Tour players recorded some impressive stats during the 2014-15 season.


Defending MLS champions Galaxy crash out

Seattle midfielder Erik Friberg scored the winner as the Sounders beat Los Angeles Galaxy 3-2 to eliminate the defending champions from the Major League Soccer playoffs on Wednesday.


Cueto gem gives Royals 2-0 Series lead over Mets

The Kansas City Royals backed the superb two-hit pitching of Johnny Cueto with a relentless attack to rout the New York Mets 7-1 on Wednesday and take a 2-0 lead in the best-of-seven World Series.


Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Thursday, Oct. 29.

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Anne Hathaway expecting first child


The Oscar winner is expecting her first child, according to reports.

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Eagles confirm musical plans


The veteran rockers are pressing ahead with plans for a Broadway musical centered around their iconic song "Hotel California."