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Ryan's 2 TD passes enough as Falcons hold off Seahawks 34-31
SEATTLE (AP) -- Matt Ryan and the Atlanta Falcons did enough through 3 � quarters that even the best comeback attempt by Russell Wilson fell short this time....

Irving's 47 lead Celtics past Mavericks to maintain streak
DALLAS (AP) -- Double-digit deficits are becoming just a minor annoyance to the Boston Celtics as they continue their winning ways....

Duke consolidates top spot in Top 25 after Champions Classic
Duke proved on a national stage at the Champions Classic last week why so many voters had the Blue Devils atop their Top 25 ballot before the season began....

Hall of Fame ballot newcomers: Jones, Thome, Vizquel
NEW YORK (AP) -- Chipper Jones, Jim Thome and Omar Vizquel are among 19 first-time candidates on the Baseball Writers' Association of America ballot for baseball's Hall of Fame....

LaVar Ball questions Trump's role in son's release
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Outspoken basketball dad LaVar Ball questioned the extent of President Donald Trump's involvement in securing his son's release from the custody of Chinese authorities during a combative 20-minute CNN interview on Monday night....

Investigators: Roy Halladay performed turns before crash
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) -- Retired star pitcher Roy Halladay sped his small sports plane low over the Gulf of Mexico minutes before his fatal crash two weeks ago, climbing sharply in the final seconds before diving into the water, federal investigators said in a preliminary report released Monday....

Oklahoma QB Mayfield won't start home finale after gesture
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) -- Baker Mayfield's on-the-field antics caught up with him this time....

Secret payments to soccer officials cloaked by car names
NEW YORK (AP) -- Payments to the head of Peruvian soccer were masked under the name "Fiat." Money for Paraguay's boss was listed as "Honda."...

Trump: NFL should suspend Oakland Raiders' Marshawn Lynch
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump says the NFL should suspend Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch....

Pelicans rally after Cousins ejection, beat Thunder 114-107
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- When DeMarcus Cousins got tossed, Anthony Davis, Jrue Holiday and the rest of the New Orleans Pelicans locked in....

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