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FIFA moves closer to winter World Cup

FIFA is targeting two options for holding Qatar's 2022 World Cup in the winter.

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Prosecutors appeal Pistorius verdict, sentence

South African prosecutors are appealing the five-year sentence handed down to Olympic star Oscar Pistorius.

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Once proud Lakers stumble with 0-4 start

The Los Angeles Lakers are off to the worst start to an NBA season in nearly 60 years.

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Luck leads Colts to win over falling Giants

Indianapolis QB Andrew Luck threw four touchdown passes to guide the Colts to a 40-24 road win.

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Big Ben sets new NFL record as Steelers dominate Ravens

QB Ben Roethlisberger set an NFL record for most touchdown passes in consecutive games.

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Auburn, TCU jump in this week’s AP poll

Mississippi State and Florida State remain 1-2 in the newest Associated Press college football poll.

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Johnson wins amid frustrated Chase field

NASCAR's Chase for the Sprint Cup championship has become a war of attrition for the drivers still in the title hunt.

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Monday’s Sports Minute

In addition to the matchup between Peyton Manning and Tom Brady, here is a look at the other big sports…

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NFL: Brady outshines Manning, Raiders still haven’t won

It was another wild Sunday in the National Football League.

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This week’s top sports shots

A look at some of the biggest hits and best scores this week in sports.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

A complete look at this weekend's sports schedule.

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MLB: Who’s staying, who’s going

Major League Baseball teams are making roster moves.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

A look at the big sports stories you'll be talking about today, Friday, Oct. 31.

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Clippers launch new era under Balmer with scrappy win

Los Angeles found a way to launch their season under new owner Steve Ballmer.

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Saints take divisional lead with win over Panthers

New Orleans wrestled the top spot in the NFC South from their opponents.

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Bad bets take toll on ‘Super’ city

Over the last decade Glendale, Arizona has reinvented itself from farm town to sports Mecca.

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Nike hype video welcomes LeBron back to Cleveland

The video huddles the whole city as "The King" returns home.

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The best #ChevyGuy tweets from the World Series

World Series MVP Madison Bumgarner was awarded a new truck with "technology and stuff" by a very nervous Chevy employee and Twitter took notice.

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NFL seeks to dismiss ex-players’ painkillers suit

The lawsuit, filed by former players, alleges teams gave them powerful painkillers to keep them on the playing field.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at some of the biggest headlines in sports today, Thursday, Oct. 30.

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Prison Delays May Cause Legal Action

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Iowa’s top prison official says legal action is likely against the designers blamed for months of delays in opening a new state prison.

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Officials Say Power Transmission Line Would be Good For Nebraska

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Officials say the high-voltage electrical transmission line that's proposed to cut through 220 miles of Nebraska's Sand Hills region is designed to have a positive impact on the entire state's power infrastructure.

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Ricketts To Offer Fresh Perspective On Corrections

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Governor-elect Pete Ricketts promises to bring a fresh perspective to the prison problem in Nebraska.

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Rail Board Busy

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With one major rail construction project on the board and several more possibilities, the South Dakota State Rail Board has become quite active.

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City May Change Plans For Land

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A recent study by a Chicago consulting firm found that the retail market in Yankton is pretty well served, with little room for any more large stores.