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Davis rewrites story, becomes potent force from 'pen

KANSAS CITY -- Reliever Wade Davis focuses in on catcher Salvador Perez in the bottom of the ninth inning of Game 1 of the American League …

Baseball

Wiggins' surge helps No. 5 Kansas edge No. 4 Duke

CHICAGO (AP) — Andrew Wiggins soared toward the hoop as Jabari Parker made one last attempt to stop his fellow freshman star.<p>No such luck. Kansas' silky smooth newcomer owned the end of Parker's impressive homecoming.<p>Wiggins scored 16 of his 22 points in the second half, outplaying Parker down the …

Beer Experts Say These Are The 20 Best Beers In The World

Stanford University computer science post-doc Julian McAuley and assistant professor Jure Leskovec released a paper earlier this year outlining how our tastes change as we consume more products and gain more expertise.<p>Their theory was the more experience we have, the more we will like certain …

Best Budget Friendly All-Inclusive Resorts

Photo Courtesy of Krystal Cancun. Article by Chanize Thorpe, contributor to Budget Travel.<p>It's a fact that all-inclusive resorts can be expensive, with the average nightly rate at some of the bigger chains running $450 -- per person. And when you find one in your price range there's usually a …

Floyd Mayweather Jr. beats Canelo Alvarez: round-by-round recap

LAS VEGAS -- Floyd Mayweather Jr. outclassed the younger Saul “Canelo” Alvarez by majority decision Saturday night, out-jabbing, out-working and out-moving the Mexican star.<p>Judge C.J. Ross questionably scored the bout 114-114, but judge Dave Moretti had it 116-112 for Mayweather Jr. and Canadian …

Microsoft's Answer To Apple's Siri May Be Halo's 'Cortana'

I don’t usually dabble into the phone wars here, as I’m far more concentrated on Microsoft vs. Sony vs. Nintendo in the console game, rather than Microsoft vs. Apple vs. Google in the phone OS arena. Sometimes however, there’s crossover in unexpected ways.<p>According to a report for ZDnet, Microsoft …

Breaking Down How Ben McLemore Would Fit in with Cleveland Cavaliers

Most NBA draft experts consider Ben McLemore to be the top shooting guard entering the league with the Class of 2013.<p>Will the Cleveland Cavaliers use the No. 1 pick in the 2013 NBA draft on him?<p>The former Kansas Jayhawk was highly touted coming out of high school (Christian Life Centre Academy in …

Roger Goodell says draft may leave NYC

BOSTON – Roger Goodell quipped recently the NFL is getting "bumped by the Easter Bunny" out of their late-April slot at Radio City Music Hall because of a yet-to-be-announced event.<p>The commissioner suggested Tuesday the league could be run out of Manhattan altogether.<p>During his press conference at …

Associated Press News

Orlando Magic: Magic Must Target Trey Burke in the Draft

The Orlando Magic were hopeful to obtain the first overall pick in this year's draft, but the second selection from the plethora of attractive talent is just as valuable. Their roster of very young talent, with an average roster age of 25, is ripe with potential, which makes their choice in the …

Tim Clark: 'Fair number' of players to challenge anchored putter ban

South Africa's Tim Clark has said that he is among "a fair number" of players taking legal advice over the ban on anchored putters. The R&A and USGA …

Spurs survive Grizzlies' comeback, take Game 2 in OT

SAN ANTONIO -- When Tony Parker started running low on masterful plays, Tim Duncan was there to take over and lead the San Antonio Spurs to a 2-0 …

Report: Grid vulnerable to attacks

The country’s aging electric grid is vulnerable to attacks from foreign countries such as North Korea, a new congressional report says, calling for stronger mandatory standards to protect it.<p>The report, written by the staffs of Reps. Ed Markey and Henry Waxman, is based on information provided by …

Apple hikes app prices in Canada and Europe, spurred by currency swings

Apple Inc. changed the prices of software applications from Canada to Europe today, in one of the company's more comprehensive global responses to currency swings in recent years.<p>With the U.S. dollar rising, Apple earlier this week told software makers selling programs through its online App Store …

New light shed on US government's extraordinary rendition programme

A groundbreaking research project has mapped the US government's global kidnap and secret detention programme, shedding unprecedented light on one of …