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UCLA wades through damages from pipe flooding

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The quiet summer campus of UCLA suddenly was steeped in water and chaos after a major water pipe burst and spewed some 8 million gallons, stranding people in parking garages and flooding the school's storied basketball court less than two years after a major renovation....
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NCAA settles head-injury suit, will change rules

CHICAGO (AP) -- The NCAA agreed on Tuesday to help athletes with head injuries in a proposed settlement of a class-action lawsuit that college sports' governing body touted as a major step forward but that critics say doesn't go nearly far enough....
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Vin Scully to return for 66th season in LA in 2015

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Vin Scully is staying in the booth for the Los Angeles Dodgers....
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Column: NCAA may not be bumbling idiots after all

Two down, one big one to go....
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Peterson says he's got 5-year, $70 million deal

PHOENIX (AP) -- Cornerback Patrick Peterson says he has reached agreement on a five-year, $70 million contract with the Arizona Cardinals, with $48 million guaranteed....
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NBA players union elects female executive director

Michele Roberts has watched basketball for as long as she can remember. It was an easy choice growing up in a home with one TV and two older brothers....
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Sam factor prepares Rams for sensitivity session

ST. LOUIS (AP) -- To guard against another bullying scandal, NFL teams are holding sensitivity sessions during training camp....
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Cubs beat Rockies in 16 innings, 4-3

CHICAGO (AP) -- Both the Chicago Cubs and Colorado Rockies ran out of relief pitchers in a marathon game. The Rockies then turned to a starter. The Cubs used a catcher - and won....
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Ray Guy's long wait for Hall of Fame comes to end

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Ray Guy built a Hall of Fame career of making other people wait....
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ESPN suspends Smith for comments on abuse

NEW YORK (AP) -- ESPN has suspended outspoken sportscaster Stephen A. Smith for a week because of his comments about domestic abuse suggesting women should make sure that they don't do anything to provoke an attack....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you agree with five Pennsylvania congressmen that the NCAA penalties against Penn State as a result of the Jerry Sandusky scandal should be cancelled? <More Info>

Yes:
No:
Yes:
73%
No:
27%
Total Votes: 6,912

Yesterday's Poll

Do you feel more or less safe in the city of Pittsburgh now than you did a year ago?

No Change:
67%
Less Safe:
22%
More Safe:
12%
Total Votes: 5,792