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L.A. Galaxy beat Revolution for record fifth MLS title

The game marked MLS and U.S. national team all-time top scorer Landon Donovan’s final game before his retirement.

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NFL: Seahawks beat Eagles, Manning’s streak ends

The Seahawks used a stifling defense for a road win and their NFC West rivals the San Francisco 49ers were stunned on Sunday.

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Mom says Woods aiming to escape last place

Tiger Woods, 38, returned to competitive golf after four months off to rehabilitate from back problems

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This week’s best sports shots

A look at some of this week's biggest plays and best moments in sports.

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Galaxy seek record fifth MLS title in Donovan’s sendoff

The L.A. Galaxy hope to give Landon Donovan a fairytale finish to a storied career.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making news today, Friday, Dec. 5.

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Ravens Ngata out 4 games for drugs

The five-time Pro Bowler will be eligible to return after the team’s final regular season game on Dec. 28.

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Peterson appeal hearing ends

A decision in the appeal of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson's suspension is expected in about a week.

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Cowboys tame Bears to remain perfect on road

Dallas QB Tony Romo picked apart the Chicago defense with a 41-28 victory over the Bears on Thursday.

Oregon State head football coach Mike Riley during an NCAA college football game against Washington State in Corvallis, Ore., Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014.

Nebraska hires Oregon State’s Mike Riley

Nebraska replaces Bo Pelini with Oregon State's Mike Riley as it's new football coach.

Colorado State head coach Jim McElwain accepts the winners trophy after the NCAA New Mexico Bowl college football game against Washington State, Saturday, Dec. 21, 2013, in Albuquerque, N.M. Colorado State won 48-45.

Florida to announce Jim McElwain as new football coach

Florida to announce Colorado State's Jim McElwain as new football coach.

Quarterback Jameis Winston listens as his attorney, David Cornwell of Atlanta, talks to reporters in Tallahassee, Florida, December 3, 2014.

FSU quarterback tells rape hearing accuser ‘is lying’

Florida State University star quarterback Jameis Winston told a student conduct hearing that a woman who accused him of raping her two years ago was "lying."

Former soccer player David Beckham arrive to attend the Champions League Group F soccer match between Paris St Germain and Barcelona at the Parc des Princes Stadium in Paris, September 30, 2014.

David Beckham’s group expects to bring MLS to Miami soon

David Beckham's business group expects "positive and exciting news" regarding the Miami MLS deal soon.

Former Baltimore Ravens NFL running back Ray Rice and his wife Janay arrive for a hearing at a New York City office building November 5, 2014.

NFL admits it ‘failed’ in handling of Ray Rice case

A top NFL executive testifies that the organization "failed" in its efforts to police domestic abuse by its players but has "learned from those mistakes."

Michigan head coach Brady Hoke on the sidelines against Ohio State during an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 29, 2014, in Columbus, Ohio.

Brady Hoke is out after four years at Michigan

The Wolverines slipped badly in Hoke's fourth season and have struggled to regain their status among the top programs in the Big Ten.

In an undated image provided by Crown Media United States, former Detroit Red Wings hockey great Gordie Howe is seen. A made-for-TV movie, "Mr. Hockey: The Gordie Howe Story," focuses on the season the Hall-of-Famer teamed up with his sons in Houston. The U.S. premiere of the film is Saturday, May 4, 2013.

Hockey great Gordie Howe latest setback not a stroke

Detroit Red Wings legend, Gordie Howe, is expected to be released from hospital after tests revealed he did not suffer a new stroke.

Skipper James Spithill kisses the America's Cup with members of the Oracle Team USA after winning the overall title of the 34th America's Cup yacht sailing race over Emirates Team New Zealand in San Francisco, California September 25, 2013.

Bermuda named as host venue for 2017 America’s Cup

The next America's Cup will be contested in Bermuda in 2017 after the tiny mid-Atlantic island was chosen as host of the world's premier sailing competition.

Oct 29, 2014; Portland, OR, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant (35) dribbles a ball on the bench while wearing a boot on his leg before a game against the Portland Trail Blazers at the Moda Center.

Kevin Durant cleared to make return to Thunder lineup

Kevin Durant is excited to finally be returning to the Oklahoma City Thunder after recovering from a broken foot.

Nov 30, 2014; St. Louis, MO, USA; St. Louis Rams wide receiver Stedman Bailey (12) and wide receiver Tavon Austin (11) and tight end Jared Cook (89) and wide receiver Chris Givens (13) and wide receiver Kenny Britt (81) put their hands up to show support for Michael Brown before a game against the Oakland Raiders at the Edward Jones Dome.

No fine for Rams players involved in Ferguson protest

The NFL will not discipline the St. Louis Rams players who staged a show of solidarity with people angry about the shooting in Ferguson, Missouri.

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Mo’ne Davis named sports kid of the year

The honor roll student became a sensation after becoming the first girl to win a Little League World Series game.

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Army refers Bergdahl case to commander, punishment possible

This undated image provided by the U.S. Army shows Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl. U.S. officials say the only American soldier held prisoner in Afghanistan has been freed and is in U.S. custody. The officials say Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's (boh BURG'-dahl) release was part of a negotiation that includes the release of five Afghan detainees held in the U.S. prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

An investigation into Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's 2009 disappearance from his base in Afghanistan has been completed.

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Knowledge Corridor Inaugural Voyage Today

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The Valley celebrates the arrival of the new Knowledge Corridor passenger train today

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Rosenberg’s Partner Moving To Florida

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Senate Majority Leader Stan Rosenberg's domestic partner Bryon Hefner will be moving to Florida

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Sunderland Police Warn of Phone Scam

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Sunderland Police are warning of a potential phone scam involving an alleged electric provider from Florida

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Sign-up deadline looms for health coverage in MA

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A deadline is looming for Massachusetts residents looking to sign up for insurance through the state's health connector