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Sports Players' union reps approve HGH testing for '14 Players' union reps approve HGH testing for '14
Hours after the players' union voted Friday to accept an NFL proposal on drug policy changes that included HGH testing, the league says it is not a done deal.
Sports Mariners use long ball to beat Oakland 4-2 Mariners use long ball to beat Oakland 4-2
Robinson Cano, Kendrys Morales and Logan Morrison homered, and the Seattle Mariners beat Oakland 4-2 on Friday night to pull within a half-game of the Athletics for the top spot in the AL wild-card chase.
Sports Vikings' Adrian Peterson accused of child abuse Vikings' Adrian Peterson accused of child abuse
Star Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has been indicted on Texas on a charge of child abuse after using a branch to spank his son and the team benched him for this weekend's game against New England.
Sports Batters always at risk despite protection Batters always at risk despite protection
Life can change in a second in the batter's box. That's roughly the amount of time, sometimes less, that a major league hitter has to decide whether to swing at a pitch - or perhaps duck out of the way.
Sports UW Huskies set to host 2-0 Illinois UW Huskies set to host 2-0 Illinois
Illinois visiting Washington was supposed to be the first major test of Chris Petersen's initial season with the Huskies. Challenges are all the Huskies have faced in their first two weeks.
Sports Altuve helps Astros beat Mariners, 5-2 Altuve helps Astros beat Mariners, 5-2
Jose Altuve had two hits and an RBI and the Houston Astros damaged the Seattle Mariners post-season hopes with a 5-2 victory Wednesday.
Sports Villar, McHugh help Astros edge Mariners 2-1 Villar, McHugh help Astros edge Mariners 2-1
Jonathan Villar hit a tiebreaking single in the ninth inning to lift Collin McHugh and the Houston Astros over the Seattle Mariners 2-1 on Tuesday night.
Sports Longer Ray Rice video shows obscenities, spitting Longer Ray Rice video shows obscenities, spitting
Ray Rice and Janay Palmer can be heard shouting obscenities at each other, and she appears to spit in the face of the three-time Pro Bowl running back right before he throws a brutal punch in a video shown to The Associated Press by a law enforcement official.
Sports Huskies 2-0 but seeking some consistency Huskies 2-0 but seeking some consistency
Washington has looked strong both offensively and defensively this year. The problem is, it hasn't happened in the same game.