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Vikings reinstate Peterson after abuse charge

Minnesota says the star running back will play on Sunday against the New Orleans Saints.

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SEC dominates top 15

The SEC has an unprecedented seven teams in the top 15, although none are ranked in the top two.

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Monday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at the big sports news making headlines today, Monday, Sept. 15.

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Depth and unselfish nature carry Team USA

The sharp-shooting NBA regulars produced a 129-92 victory over Serbia to underline the depth the U.S. have at their disposal.

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Ray Rice expected to appeal suspension

Ray Rice is expected to appeal his indefinite NFL suspension that followed the release of a video showing him punching his fiancée during an argument.

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Criticism clouds Sunday football amid anger at NFL’s Goodell

The stadiums were packed and the fans cheered, but overhanging Sunday's match-ups were outrage over the handling of players accused of domestic violence.

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Rory McIlroy’s amazing tee shot

The golfer's tee shot goes left into the trees and somehow lands in the pocket of a spectator!

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UVA Upsets #21 Louisville 23-21

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP)– Greyson Lambert threw for one touchdown and ran for another and Ian Frye kicked a 42-yard field…

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Monticello Topples FUMA 31-19

Monticello Football rode a strong effort from its backfield duo to take care of Fork Union Military Academy by the final score of 31-19.

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This week’s top sports shots

A look at the biggest stories and best photography in sports this week.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

A complete look at this weekend's sports schedule.

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Orioles’ Davis banned 25 games for doping

First baseman Chris Davis was suspended 25 games for violating the league's drug prevention program.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at the sports news making headlines today, Friday, Sept. 12.

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Ravens lift gloom with dominant win over Steelers

Baltimore was able to briefly lift the cloud of controversy hanging over both the franchise and the NFL with a triumphant win.

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Goodell gets support, criticism after ordering Rice probe

Goodell faces calls for his resignation in the face of mounting controversy over his handling of Ray Rice's domestic violence case.

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Pistorius guilty of culpable homicide

Olympic track star Oscar Pistorius escaped the more serious charge of murder in the killing of his girlfriend.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at the other sports stories making headlines today, Thursday, Sept. 11.

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Ex-FBI director to probe NFL’s handling of Ray Rice case

Robert Mueller, III will investigate the handling of the former Ravens player's domestic violence case.

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Judge clears Oscar Pistorius of murder

A judge says prosecutors failed to prove the Olympic track star intended to kill his girlfriend but a verdict on the less serious charge of culpable homicide is still to come.

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Floyd Mayweather: 3 more fights, then he’s done

The boxing champ is planning to step away from the ring and retire after three more fight nights.

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Chinese city sidewalk offers ‘cell phone’ lane

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The special path offers a lane for those too engrossed in messaging and tweeting to watch where they're going.

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Gene Simmons launching music reality show

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The new show will pit bands against each other with Simmons deciding their fates.

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Michael Ealy to play civil rights activist

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The "Think Like a Man" star has been cast as civil rights activist Dr. Gilbert Mason in an upcoming biopic.