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Sandusky Convicted of Abuse
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) -- Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky's convictions on 45 child sex abuse counts will send him to prison for the rest of his life.
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Juror: Sandusky Lacked Emotion
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) -- A juror says Jerry Sandusky showed no emotion as the guilty verdict was read at his trial and the juror views that as confirmation that the verdict was the right one.
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Beltran Powers Cardinals Over Royals
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Carlos Beltran hit two two-run doubles in his return to Kauffman Stadium, and the St. Louis Cardinals pounded Vin Mazzaro and the Kansas City Royals 11-4 on Friday night.
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Diamondbacks Open Series With Win Over Cubs
PHOENIX (AP) -- Jason Kubel hit a two-run homer and five relievers filled in for scratched starter Joe Saunders to lift the Arizona Diamondback to a 6-1 win over the Chicago Cubs on Friday night.
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Brewers Beat White Sox in 10
CHICAGO (AP) -- Zack Greinke pitched three-hit ball over nine innings, Rickie Weeks drove in the lone run with a single in the 10th and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Chicago White Sox 1-0 on Friday night.
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Blackhawks Make Pick in Draft
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago Blackhawks have selected Finnish left wing Teuvo Teravainen with the 18th pick in the NHL draft on Friday.
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I'll Have Another Headed to Stud Duty in Japan
Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner I'll Have Another is headed to stud duty in Japan.
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Post 285 Wins Two
The Galesburg Post 285 American Legion baseball team finished pool play undefeated after two wins on Friday night in Omaha, Nebraska.
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Judge Allows Closure of Mental Hospital to Proceed
CHICAGO (AP) -- A judge has denied a motion that could have required Illinois to delay Gov. Pat Quinn's planned closure of a mental hospital in Tinley Park.
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Sandusky Jury Back Deliberating Sex Abuse Case
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) -- Jurors in Jerry Sandusky's child sex abuse trial have gone back behind closed doors for deliberations after rehearing testimony from two witnesses.
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Illinois' Brandon Paul Out with Broken Jaw
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- Illinois guard Brandon Paul suffered a broken jaw in a pickup basketball game with teammates and will have surgery.
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NBA Finals Tie 2011 Average Preliminary TV Rating
MIAMI (AP) -- The NBA Finals have matched last year's average preliminary television rating with one fewer game.
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James the MVP of NBA Finals
MIAMI (AP) -- LeBron James is the MVP of the NBA Finals.
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Champs! James' Triple-double Lifts Heat to Title
MIAMI (AP) -- LeBron James is a world champion, and the Miami Heat have climbed to the top of NBA.
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Another Ex-Rams Worker Files Discrimination Suit
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- A second former St. Louis Rams employee has filed a suit against the NFL team claiming age discrimination.
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Berry's Hit Give Tigers 2-1 Win Over Cards in 10
DETROIT (AP) -- Quintin Berry hit a tiebreaking single with the bases loaded in the bottom of the 10th inning, giving the Detroit Tigers a 2-1 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Thursday.
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Post 285 wins again
The Galesburg Post 285 Legion baseball team won their 2nd straight game at the Decker Sports Tournament.
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CBS Launching Sports Radio Network
NEW YORK (AP) -- CBS is launching a sports radio network.
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Defense: Sandusky a Victim of Investigators
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) -- Jerry Sandusky's defense attorney says the former Penn State assistant football coach is a victim of lawyers and accusers with financial motives and a legal system that thought he was guilty before he was even charged.
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AP Source: Semifinal Sites to Rotate in Playoff
CHICAGO (AP) -- People with firsthand knowledge of the decision tell The Associated Press the semifinals of a proposed college football championship would rotate between the major bowls and not be tied to traditional conference sites.
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Pacquiao Wants Rematch with Bradley
MANILA, Philippines (AP) -- Manny Pacquiao says he wants a rematch with Timothy Bradley after a five-judge panel assembled by the WBO championship committee unanimously favored the Filipino fighter in a video review.
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Floyd, Beckham Dominate as White Sox Beat Cubs 7-0
CHICAGO (AP) -- Gavin Floyd pitched four-hit ball into the seventh, Gordon Beckham homered, and the struggling Chicago White Sox beat the Cubs 7-0 Wednesday to avoid a three-game sweep.
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Westbrook's CG Leads Cardinals over Tigers 3-1
DETROIT (AP) -- Jake Westbrook pitched his first complete game in over two years, giving up only an unearned run in the St. Louis Cardinals' 3-1 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Wednesday night.
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Sandusky Defense Rests; Ex-coach Won't Testify
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) -- The defense in Jerry Sandusky's child sexual abuse case has rested without the former Penn State assistant football coach taking the stand in his own defense.
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QB Tebow Wins Writers' Award
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) -- Tim Tebow has won the 2011 Good Guy Award given by the Professional Football Writers of America.
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Sen. Durbin, NFL's Goodell to Meet about Bounties
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A high-ranking Senator will meet with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to talk about bounties in professional football.
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Heat Top Thunder 104-98 in Game 4 of NBA Finals
MIAMI (AP) -- LeBron James and the Miami Heat are one win away from an NBA championship.
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Verlander, Tigers Hold Off Cardinals 6-3
DETROIT (AP) -- Justin Verlander allowed one earned run in seven innings, leading the Detroit Tigers to a 6-3 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Tuesday night.
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Wood Outpitces Peavy, Cubs Edge White Sox 2-1
CHICAGO (AP) -- Travis Wood pitched six strong innings for his first win as a starter in more than a year, and the Chicago Cubs beat the White Sox 2-1 on Tuesday night even though Jake Peavy went the distance.
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White Sox's Danks to Start Rehab in 3, 4 Weeks
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago White Sox say pitcher John Danks could begin a rehabilitation assignment in about three to four weeks after tests confirmed he has a mild muscle strain in his left shoulder.
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