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George W. Bush Surprises Jeter in Rangers Farewell
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George W. Bush Surprises Jeter in Rangers Farewell

Derek Jeter got a surprise presidential farewell before playing his final game in Texas, when former President George W. Bush took part in a pregame ceremony Wednesday night. Read »

Jul 30, 2014
Bosh Signs 5-Year, $118M Deal With Heat

Bosh Signs 5-Year, $118M Deal With Heat

Chris Bosh has signed his $118 million, five-year contract to stay with the Miami Heat. Read »

Jul 30, 2014
Former A’s Star Eric Chavez Retires

Former A’s Star Eric Chavez Retires

Former Oakland Athletics infielder Eric Chavez announced his retirement Wednesday, ending his 17-year major... Read »

Jul 30, 2014
49ers Photos, Art Unveiled at Levi's Stadium

49ers Photos, Art Unveiled at Levi's Stadium

On Friday, 49ers fans will get to relive some of their memories through a monumental unveiling of more than... Read »

Jul 30, 2014
Giants Snap Losing Streak with 7-5 Win

Giants Snap Losing Streak with 7-5 Win

Tim Lincecum didn't make it out of the fourth inning but the offense and bullpen delivered as the Giants... Read »

Jul 30, 2014
Culliver's Travels Could Take Him to Starting Role

Culliver's Travels Could Take Him to Starting Role

But it's a long camp, and Cook, Cox and Morris are also in the mix for the job Read »

Jul 30, 2014
Antonio Smith Adds Character to 2014 Raiders

Antonio Smith Adds Character to 2014 Raiders

Smith believes Raiders defense can be formidable this coming season Read »

Jul 30, 2014
Raiders Confirms San Antonio Meeting

Raiders Confirms San Antonio Meeting

Raiders owner Mark Davis met with officials from the city of San Antonio on the weekend of July Read »

Jul 30, 2014
ESPN Suspends Smith for Abuse Victim-Blaming

ESPN Suspends Smith for Abuse Victim-Blaming

ESPN has suspended outspoken sportscaster Stephen A. Smith for a week because of his comments about domestic... Read »

Jul 29, 2014
Report: Mark Davis Met with San Antonio Reps About Moving Raiders

Report: Mark Davis Met with San Antonio Reps About Moving Raiders

Raiders owner Mark Davis and two team representatives met with San Antonio officials on July 18 regarding... Read »

Jul 29, 2014
Daphne Webb's Aunt Uses Basketball as Escape

Daphne Webb's Aunt Uses Basketball as Escape

After the high-profile disappearance of her niece Daphne Webb, basketball became an escape for senior... Read »

Jul 30, 2014
Bay Area Football Standout Accused of Punching Woman in OK

Bay Area Football Standout Accused of Punching Woman in OK

Police in Oklahoma say that Joe Mixon, a former star football player at Freedom High in Oakley and current... Read »

Jul 29, 2014
49ers Vow to Improve Traffic, Parking Headaches

49ers Vow to Improve Traffic, Parking Headaches

The 49ers responded Tuesday to gripes surrounding the new Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara when it opened to the public... Watch »

Jul 30, 2014
With Boone Out, Looney is Stepping Up

With Boone Out, Looney is Stepping Up

Niners head coach Jim Harbaugh says Looney has so far blocked well in training camp with Boone holding out Read »

Jul 29, 2014
So Far, Raiders' Sheets Showing He Can Play

So Far, Raiders' Sheets Showing He Can Play

Purdue's all-time leading touchdown scorer has just one NFL carry since being an undrafted free agent in 2009 Read »

Jul 29, 2014
NCAA Settles Head-Injury Lawsuit, Will Change Rules

NCAA Settles Head-Injury Lawsuit, Will Change Rules

The NCAA has agreed to settle a class-action head injury lawsuit by creating a $70 million fund to... Read »

Jul 29, 2014
Derek Jeter Passes Yaz on Hits List

Derek Jeter Passes Yaz on Hits List

Derek Jeter remembers the playoff games in Texas — the good and the bad. Now the Yankees captain has... Read »

Jul 29, 2014
Bumgarner Shaky Early, Giants Lose 5-0

Bumgarner Shaky Early, Giants Lose 5-0

After appearing overmatched by the Dodgers in three games, the Giants went from dull and desultory to... Read »

Jul 28, 2014
Sterling Loses in Court as Judge OKs Clippers Sale

Sterling Loses in Court as Judge OKs Clippers Sale

A judge tentatively ruled against Donald Sterling and in favor of his estranged wife Shelly on Monday, in the trial... Watch »

Jul 29, 2014
Livermore Hosts Little League World Series

Livermore Hosts Little League World Series

Livermore is known for its nuclear lab, wineries, the new high-end mall, and now, baseball. Watch »

Jul 29, 2014
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