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Jags' Marks caps 21-13 win over Titans with sack

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- Sen'Derrick Marks slipped by Andy Levitre, grabbed Charlie Whitehurst around the legs and dragged him to the ground....

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Tony Romo, Dez Bryant and the rest of the Dallas Cowboys head into Sunday's game against the Colts leading the NFC East and on the verge of a playoff berth. A ton of the credit for that should go to head coach Jason Garrett's assistants....

Parity abounds among women's hoops elite

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) -- South Carolina coach Dawn Staley is sure of two things this season - there's more parity than ever at the top of women's basketball and her Gamecocks likely won't remain No. 1 for long....

Jones scores 21 to lead No. 2 Duke over UConn

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) -- Two possessions into the second half, Mike Krzyzewski had seen more than enough from his young and talented Duke team and let them know it in forceful terms that any young man would understand....

A's trade All-Star catcher Derek Norris to Padres

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- The revamping Oakland Athletics made yet another trade of a star player this offseason, sending catcher Derek Norris and minor league right-hander Seth Streich to the San Diego Padres on Thursday night for righties Jesse Hahn and R.J. Alvarez along with an international signing bonus slot....

AP Source: Celtics trade Rondo to Mavericks

BOSTON (AP) -- The Celtics traded point guard Rajon Rondo to Dallas on Thursday night, cutting ties with the last remnant of Boston's last NBA championship while giving Dirk Nowitzki and the Mavericks a chance at another title....

Celtics trade Rondo to Mavericks

BOSTON (AP) -- The Boston Celtics traded point guard Rajon Rondo to Dallas on Thursday night, cutting ties with the last remnant of their last NBA championship while giving Dirk Nowitzki and the Mavericks a chance at another title....

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Hack attack spurs call for more NKorea sanctions

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Suspicions that North Korea was behind a destructive hacking attack against Sony Pictures and a threat against movie theaters are intensifying calls for tougher U.S. steps to cut that country's access to hard currency and declare it once more as a state sponsor of terrorism....

NYC event marks winter solstice with music parades

NEW YORK (AP) -- Walking? Check. In a winter wonderland? Well, it marks the beginning of the season. Bells ringing? Sure, along with trumpets and some fiddles....

Marathon bombing survivor in 'Yes to Dress' finale

BOSTON (AP) -- The Boston Marathon bombings took Rebekah DiMartino's leg, but they couldn't rob her of her joy as a new bride....

Will artists skip studio support after Sony scandal?

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Sony's decision to cancel "The Interview" in the face of terrorist threats is already affecting the way Hollywood does business. It has outraged artists, killing their faith in studios to release edgy content. But it's also inspired a rare hush across a usually chatty industry as everyone from moguls to makeup artists takes stock of the scandal and how it could affect their jobs....

'The Interview' jeopardizes overseas movie villains

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Hollywood loves its overseas villains. Evil forces from Russia, China and North Korea have tirelessly menaced our big-screen heroes in recent years. But, in the wake of the startling cancellation of "The Interview," an entire species of movie baddies might be in danger of extinction....

AP Explains: Stephen Colbert vs. "Stephen Colbert"

Stephen Colbert leaves Comedy Central's satirical political talk show "The Colbert Report" after nine years Thursday night. He will become host of the "Late Show" on CBS, replacing David Letterman in May. So ends the "Stephen Colbert" character he created: the outlandishly tongue-in-cheek conservative host who leapt from late-night TV to become a political and pop culture phenomenon. Many of his "Colbert Nation" fans are left trying to imagine life without his incessant lampooning of the Wa...

Will artists skip studio support after Sony scandal?

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Sony's decision to cancel "The Interview" in the face of terrorist threats is already affecting the way Hollywood does business. It has outraged artists, killing their faith in studios to release edgy content. But it's also inspired a rare hush across a usually chatty industry as everyone from moguls to makeup artists takes stock of the scandal and how it could affect their jobs....

Oakland joins LA in banning circus elephant tool

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- The circus will stop coming to Oakland in a few years after a tool used by elephant handlers was banned in the city....

New York Fashion Week booted out of Lincoln Center

NEW YORK (AP) -- C'est la vie, fashionistas. The city of New York and Lincoln Center is evicting the invitation-only, twice-yearly Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in a court spat over destroyed trees and displaced park benches....

New York Fashion Week booted out of Lincoln Center

NEW YORK (AP) -- C'est la vie, fashionistas. The city of New York and Lincoln Center are evicting the invitation-only, twice-yearly Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in a court spat over destroyed trees and displaced park benches....

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