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Woman Accidentally Wins Marathon

Running the half-marathon at the Run for Heroes race last Sunday, Meredith Fitzmaurice planned to take it easy. She wanted to test herself with a 13-mile run in Amherstburg, Ontario, to prepare for her first long marathon in Detroit next month, where she would try to qualify for the Boston Marathon.<p>…

Carlos Gomez, Reed Johnson Suspended 1 Game for Brewers-Braves Altercation

Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Carlos Gomez and Atlanta Braves outfielder Reed Johnson have both been suspended one game and fined an undisclosed amount for their roles in Wednesday night's bench-clearing brawl between the clubs.<p>MLB released a statement regarding the suspensions on its official …

Broncos vs. Giants 2013 final score: Peyton wins Manning bowl, 41-23

The battle of brothers was decided by each team's supporting cast.<p>It wasn't seven touchdowns, but the elder Manning beat his younger brother in the head-to-head matchup, 41-23.<p>Peyton Manning threw for 307 yards and two touchdowns in the Broncos' victory. It wasn't until the third quarter that he …

Bell: What's left for Peyton? Winning a ring on Eli's turf

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Maybe Peyton Manning can get back to MetLife Stadium at the end of this season and really rub it in.<p>Big Brother won again on Sunday, making it three-zip in these Manning Bowl matchups pitting Peyton vs. Eli, which tend to weigh on their emotions.<p>"It's a unique situation," …

Costa Rica secures their place in next summer's World Cup

The Ticos have returned to the big stage.<p>Costa Rica narrowly missed out on a 2010 World Cup berth, but they're heading back to the finals in 2014. They only managed a 1-1 draw against Jamaica on Tuesday, but thanks to Mexico's loss and Panama's draw, the Ticos are seven points clear of fourth place …

U.S. Soccer Team Celebrates World Cup Bid By Dancing, Chugging Beer With Fans In Columbus (VIDEO/GIF)

When the final whistle sounded on the United States' 2-0 win over Mexico on Tuesday night, soccer fans and players in Columbus celebrated a win over a rival. They needed to wait about an hour to celebrate something even better: A spot in the 2014 World Cup.<p>Goals by Eddie Johnson and Landon Donovan …

Oklahoma State responds to Sports Illustrated story

The school has a detailed website with its response.<p>In the wake of Sports Illustrated's report alleging illicit payments made to athletes, Oklahoma State has responded. The school has devoted an entire page on its website with various quotes and statements combating the report.<p><b>More on Oklahoma …