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Tigers, Royals remain perfect

There are just two unbeaten teams remaining in the majors, and both reside in the American League Central.

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Real life ‘Spider-Man’ climbs Dubai skyscraper

Using just chalk and sticky tape - and no safety harness - this 52-year-old scaled the 75 story building.

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Monday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making news today, Monday, April 13.

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Aaron Hernandez jury to resume deliberations for 5th day

The 12 jurors spent nearly 20 hours last week deliberating.

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Jordan Spieth wins Masters at 21 with record-tying score

Spieth became the first Masters champion to lead after every round since Raymond Floyd 39 years ago

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This weekend’s sports schedule

Some of the biggest sporting events scheduled to take place this weekend.

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This week’s top sports shots

A look at some of the best moments and biggest plays in sports this week.

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MLB to give Rose reinstatement a ‘fresh look’

Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred said on Friday that intends to give a reinstatement request by banned player Pete Rose a…

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6 ways Troy Polamalu is better at life than you

At just 33, the legendary Steelers player has already accomplished more than most. Here are six ways he dominates life off the field.

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Legendary Steeler Troy Polamalu retiring

After 12 seasons the strong safety is leaving the game.

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Lauren Hill dies after fighting tumor to play college hoops

The college freshman whose story went viral, and convinced the NCAA to move up her team's season opener, has died at 19.

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Hernandez jurors to resume deliberations for 4th day

Jurors in the murder trial of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez will continue deliberating.

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Tigers set shutout record

The Minnesota Twins finally scored a run on Thursday, but only after the Detroit Tigers set the modern AL record for the longest shutout streak to start a season.

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Hurry up! MLB warns players to speed up game

Major League Baseball has started sending written warnings to players who have violated the new pace of game rules.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Friday, April 10.

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Aaron Hernandez trial: Judge warns of mistrial risk

The jury has begun its third day of deliberations on whether Hernandez killed Odin Lloyd.

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PHOTOS: Aaron Hernandez trial

The former New England Patriots star is charged with killing semiprofessional football player Odin Lloyd.

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NFL breaks ground with female official

NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL has hired Sarah Thomas to be its first female full-time game official. The 41-year…

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Thursday, April 9.

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Niall Horan has tough day caddying for McIlroy

The One Direction star falls on TV and shanked the ball when McIlroy handed over the clubs.

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