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When the going gets tough, it's time for Frank Gore
San Francisco 49ers' showdown win vs. Seattle Seahawks accomplished with assist from tough running from Frank Gore.
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Thompson: Did MLB ruling inject life into movement to keep A's in Oakland?
Reports suggest that MLB and Bud Selig, in court documents, put kibosh on the A's move to San Jose -- but should Oakland Mayor Jean Quan be celebrating?
Tony La Russa was no genius
The secret to Tony La Russa's success, capped Monday by his election to the baseball Hall of Fame, wasn't his brain
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Invasive cockroach can withstand harsh winter cold
The High Line, a park that turned a dilapidated stretch of elevated railway on Manhattan's West Side into one of New York's newest tourist attractions, may have brought a different kind of visitor: a cockroach that can withstand harsh winter cold and never seen before in the United States. Full Story
Tonight's TV picks: 'The Voice' semifinals; 'The Sing-Off' smackdown
'Bonnie & Clyde' concludes. Nick Lachey returns to host 'The Sing-Off,' and reality TV's latest entry finds families battling it out over holiday light displays.
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Susan Boyle has Asperger's syndrome
The singer who became an overnight sensation on “Britain’s Got Talent” calls the diagnosis “a relief” and vows to keep performing.