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  • Kirk wins Deutsche Bank, gets into Ryder Cup talk

    Kirk wins Deutsche Bank, gets into Ryder Cup talk

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 3:51 AM EDT2014-09-02 07:51:49 GMT
    Chris Kirk figured the Ryder Cup was out of his hands when he failed to earn one of the nine automatic spots. He already has plans to be at the Tennessee-Georgia football game during the matches in Scotland. He...
    Chris Kirk figured the Ryder Cup was out of his hands when he failed to earn one of the nine automatic spots. He already has plans to be at the Tennessee-Georgia football game during the matches in Scotland. He doesn't...
  • Take my sweat, please: Tennis' gross ritual

    Take my sweat, please: Tennis' gross ritual

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 3:41 AM EDT2014-09-02 07:41:57 GMT
    In a sport known for its genteel traditions, tennis has one increasingly common ritual that stands apart for its ickiness - the passing of the sweat-soaked towel.
    In a sport known for its genteel traditions, tennis has one increasingly common ritual that stands apart for its ickiness - the passing of the sweat-soaked towel.
  • Houston Astros fire manager Bo Porter

    Houston Astros fire manager Bo Porter

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 3:41 AM EDT2014-09-02 07:41:54 GMT
    The Houston Astros are looking toward the future, and they decided there is no time like the present to get going on that.
    The Houston Astros are looking toward the future, and they decided there is no time like the present to get going on that.
  • InternationalMore>>

  • Putin's '2 weeks to Kiev' out of context: aide

    Putin's '2 weeks to Kiev' out of context: aide

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 5:52 AM EDT2014-09-02 09:52:18 GMT
    A Russian official is complaining that EU Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso breached confidentiality when he quoted President Vladimir Putin as saying Moscow could take over Kiev in two weeks if it wished.
    A Kremlin aide on Tuesday sharply criticized EU Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso for breaching confidentiality when he quoted President Vladimir Putin as saying Moscow could take over Kiev in two weeks, if it wished.
  • UK deputy leader criticizes ill boy case

    UK deputy leader criticizes ill boy case

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 5:52 AM EDT2014-09-02 09:52:13 GMT
    U.K. Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg says it is inappropriate to throw the full weight of the law at a family who spirited their ill 5-year-old child out of the country in order for him to receive a revolutionary...
    U.K. Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg says it is inappropriate to throw the full weight of the law at a family who spirited their ill 5-year-old child out of the country in order for him to receive a revolutionary type of...
  • Poll says Palestinian support for Hamas rises

    Poll says Palestinian support for Hamas rises

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 5:31 AM EDT2014-09-02 09:31:19 GMT
    A Palestinian opinion poll suggests Hamas' popularity in the West Bank and Gaza Strip has risen dramatically following its war against Israel.
    A Palestinian opinion poll suggests Hamas' popularity in the West Bank and Gaza Strip has risen dramatically following its war against Israel.