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White Sox: Reinsdorf hospitalized in Cooperstown

CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago White Sox say owner Jerry Reinsdorf has been hospitalized after feeling lightheaded in Cooperstown, New York....

Marshawn Lynch missing as Seahawks camp begins

RENTON, Wash. (AP) -- Marshawn Lynch famously said during Super Bowl week that he was "all about that action, boss."...

Dallas Cowboys LB McClain convicted in Alabama

DECATUR, Ala. (AP) -- A judge on Friday convicted Dallas Cowboys linebacker Rolando McClain of resisting arrest and disorderly conduct in his Alabama hometown and imposed an 18-day jail term that could interrupt the player's bid to restart his career....

Rule change: Blood and bumps at Commonwealth Games

GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) -- It was the first bout of the boxing competition at the Commonwealth Games. Within minutes, Mathew Martin of Nauru had a large lump on his head from a punch. Northern Ireland's Michael Conlan, who won unanimously on points, had blood streaming down his face....

Malaysian cyclist reprimanded for Gaza protest

GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) -- A Malaysian cyclist at the Commonwealth Games who wore gloves with "Save Gaza" written on them has been reprimanded by his team and warned he will be expelled if he does it again....

FIFA rejects calls to strip Russia of World Cup

GENEVA (AP) -- FIFA rejected calls to move the 2018 World Cup from Russia, saying the tournament "can achieve positive change."...

Euro hurdles champ out of Comm Games for doping

GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) -- European 400-meter hurdles champion Rhys Williams is out of the Commonwealth Games after becoming the second Welsh athlete suspended for a doping offense this month....

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'Walking Dead' plays season 5 trailer at Comic-Con

SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Fans attending Friday's panel for "The Walking Dead" at Comic-Con got to see the first trailer for season five....

Colin Firth is a killer spy in new `Kingsman' film

SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Colin Firth is a "gentleman spy" with a killer umbrella and Samuel L. Jackson is a blood-hating villain with a lisp in Fox's forthcoming "Kingsman: The Secret Service."...

Mike Tyson gets a standing ovation at Comic-Con

SAN DIEGO (AP) -- He didn't always stay on topic, and not everything he said was politically correct or easy to understand, but most of the audience at the Comic-Con panel for Mike Tyson's new animated Adult Swim series roared with laughter throughout....

'Hitman: Agent 47' trailer takes aim at Comic-Con

SAN DIEGO (AP) -- The first trailer for "Hitman: Agent 47" was unloaded at Comic-Con....

Salma Hayek pulls trigger on 'Everly' at Comic-Con

SAN DIEGO (AP) -- For Salma Hayek, her role in "Everly" was her toughest yet....

Colin Firth, Emma Stone riff on working with Woody

NEW YORK (AP) -- Colin Firth had been hoping for decades to get a call from Woody Allen....

'Up the Down Staircase' writer Kaufman dies at 103

NEW YORK (AP) -- Bel Kaufman, the witty and spirited fiction writer, educator and storyteller whose million-selling "Up the Down Staircase" captured the insanity and the humor, the pathos and the poetry of the American high school, died Friday at age 103....

Stan Lee cancels Comic-Con appearance

SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Stan Lee is missing in action at Comic-Con....

Bazinga! `Big Bang Theory' writers hit Comic-Con

SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Past "Big Bang" Comic-Con panels have paid off for fans that score tickets. One viewer was awarded a trip to space. And there was a surprise appearance by Johnny Galecki, who hid in the audience in costume until he asked a question....

Sam Raimi announces planned `The Last of Us' film

SAN DIEGO (AP) -- "The Last of Us" video game is becoming a film....

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