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Ex-NFL player Anthony Wayne Smith convicted on three counts of murder

The 48-year-old onetime National Football League star, whose original trial in one of the killings ended in a hung jury, faces a maximum sentence of life in prison without the possibility of parole.


Bengals improve to 8-0 by beating Browns

Tight end Tyler Eifert caught three touchdown passes from Andy Dalton as Cincinnati remained unbeaten with a 31-10 victory over the Cleveland Browns at Paul Brown Stadium.


Friday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look a some of the big sports headlines making news today, Friday, Nov. 6.


No rape charge for NHL star Patrick Kane

Patrick Kane, a three-time Stanley Cup champion with the Blackhawks, had been accused of raping a woman in his offseason home in the Buffalo suburb of Hamburg early on Aug. 2.


Serena Williams channels inner superhero

The tennis champion is the women's world number one and is known for her strength and agility on the court, so when a man ran off with her cell phone while she dined out at a Chinese restaurant, the 34-year-old didn't hesitate to leap into action.


Belgium top FIFA world rankings for first time

Chile moved up four places to fifth to also reach their highest position, while Austria improved one place to a best ever tenth place.


PREVIEW: PGA Sanderson Farms Championship

The Country Club of Jackson in Mississippi will play host to the Sanderson Farms Championship, a tournament known for its breakthrough victors.


Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Thursday, Nov. 5.


More details released about new Red Wings hockey arena

The $95 million arena is set to open in 2017.


Fans pack KC for Royals rally

Welcome to #CrownTown.


Clemson, Ohio State among top playoff rankings.

The first College Football Playoff selection committee rankings are out.


Titans sack Whisenhunt

The Titans lost 20-6 to the Houston Texans on Sunday, their sixth straight defeat.


Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Wednesday, Nov. 4.


Watch this emotional tribute to Flip Saunders

Before the home opener, the Minnesota Timberwolves played a heartfelt tribute to the legendary coach and player.


NFL agrees to play regular-season games at Twickenham

The NFL says it has agreed to play three games over the next three seasons at Twickenham, the home of England's national rugby team.


Kansas City celebrates Royals’ championship

City officials said they expect at least 200,000 people to pack into the 2.3-mile parade route Tuesday through downtown Kansas City.


Prosecutors seek murder conviction for South Africa’s Pistorius

Prosecutors called on Tuesday for South Africa's 'blade runner' Oscar Pistorius to be convicted of murder and sent back to jail for shooting his girlfriend, challenging a court's decision to sentence him for a lesser offense.


Panthers claim wild overtime victory to remain unbeaten

Carolina kicker Graham Gano atoned for a missed extra point by kicking a game-winning 52-yard field goal in overtime as the Panthers stayed unbeaten by defeating the Indianapolis Colts 29-26 on Monday.


Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Tuesday, Nov. 3.


Royals Perez crowned World Series MVP

Kansas City catcher Salvador Perez was named the most valuable player of the World Series.

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