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Raiders run past Broncos 30-20 for AFC West lead

Published Nov. 6 2016

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Latavius Murray ran for 114 yards and three touchdowns and the Oakland Raiders showed they were...

Melvin Gordon, defense lead Chargers over Titans, 43-35

Published Nov. 6 2016

Melvin Gordon ran for a career-high 196 yards and scored the go-ahead TD on a 1-yard run, and defensive backs...

Matt Ryan throws for 4 TDs to lead Atlanta Falcons over Tampa Bay 43-28

Published Nov. 3 2016

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Matt Ryan threw for 344 yards and four touchdowns, helping the Atlanta Falcons tighten their grip...

Obama invites World Series champion Cubs to White House

Published Nov. 3 2016

President Barack Obama has invited the World Series champion Chicago Cubs to visit him at the White House.

Cubs return to Chicago hours after winning World Series

Published Nov. 3 2016

The Cubs have returned to sweet home Chicago hours after knocking off the Indians in Cleveland to win their first...

'Next year' finally arrives for joyous Chicago Cubs fans

Published Nov. 3 2016

At exactly 11:47 local time, the Chicago Cubs won the World Series that has eluded them for 108 years.

Chicago Cubs win team's first World Series title since 1908 in extra-inning classic

Published Nov. 3 2016

The wait 'til next year is finally over. The Chicago Cubs are World Series champions.

Cubs rout Indians 9-3, send World Series to deciding Game 7

Published Nov. 1 2016

Addison Russell hit a grand slam and drove in a record-tying six runs, leading the Chicago Cubs over the Cleveland...

Cutler, Howard lead Bears to 20-10 win over Vikings

Published Oct. 31 2016

Jay Cutler threw for 252 yards and a touchdown after missing five games with a thumb injury, rookie Jordan Howard...

Star receiver Andre Johnson retires after 14 year-career

Published Oct. 31 2016

Star wide receiver Andre Johnson is retiring after 14 seasons in a career mainly spent with the Houston Texans.

Chapman, Cubs stop Indians, cut World Series deficit to 3-2

Published Oct. 30 2016

They've waited 108 years for a championship. So with this World Series on the verge of slipping away, the Chicago...

Falcons rally to beat Packers 33-32 on Mohamed Sanu's late TD catch

Published Oct. 30 2016

Matt Ryan threw an 11-yard touchdown pass to Mohamed Sanu with 31 seconds remaining, rallying the Atlanta Falcons to a...


Corey Kluber, Cleveland Indians beat Chicago Cubs 7-2, now lead World Series 3-1

Published Oct. 29 2016

CHICAGO (AP) - Corey Kluber earned his second win in this World Series and the Cleveland Indians moved within one...

Cubs shut out again in World Series loss to Indians

Published Oct. 28 2016

CHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago Cubs had one of the majors' top offenses during the regular season.

Cleveland Indians edge Chicago Cubs 1-0 at Wrigley Field to take 2-1 World Series lead

Published Oct. 28 2016

Cody Allen escaped a ninth-inning jam and the Cleveland Indians pitched their fifth shutout this postseason, holding off the Chicago...

Titans end home woes, roll to 36-22 victory over Jaguars

Published Oct. 27 2016

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Marcus Mariota threw for 270 yards and two touchdowns to end his home struggles and the...

Howard, Millsap, Hardaway lead Hawks past Wizards 114-99

Published Oct. 27 2016

ATLANTA (AP) - Dwight Howard dominated the boards in his Atlanta debut, Paul Millsap scored 28 points and Tim Hardaway...

Chicago Cubs win Game 2 of World Series against Cleveland Indians to even series at 1

Published Oct. 26 2016

CLEVELAND (AP) - Jake Arrieta made a teasing run at history, Kyle Schwarber drove in two runs and the Chicago...

Cleveland Indians get boost from newborn babies in onesies

Published Oct. 26 2016

Newborn babies at an Ohio hospital have joined the ranks of Cleveland Indians fans.

Kluber, Perez, Indians beat Cubs 6-0 in World Series opener

Published Oct. 25 2016

The Cleveland Indians have jumped on top 2-0 in Game 1 with a two-out rally in the first inning against...

Chargers beat Falcons 33-30 in OT on Lambo's 42-yard FG

Published Oct. 23 2016

ATLANTA (AP) - Josh Lambo's 42-yard field goal in overtime gave San Diego its first road win of the year...

Luck still perfect vs. Titans as Colts pull out 34-26 win

Published Oct. 23 2016

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Andrew Luck threw a 7-yard touchdown pass to Jack Doyle with 1:55 left to put Indianapolis...

Chicago Cubs beat Los Angeles Dodgers 5-0 to reach first World Series since 1945

Published Oct. 22 2016

Kyle Hendricks outpitched Clayton Kershaw, Anthony Rizzo and Willson Contreras homered early and the Cubs won their first pennant since...