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2014 NBA draft: An international affair

Four of the first eight players selected into the world's leading professional basketball league came from outside the United States.

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Cavaliers select Wiggins as top pick in NBA draft

Andrew Wiggins from the University of Kansas was taken with the number one pick of the 2014 NBA draft.

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U.S., Germany sail into ‘knockout’ round in Recife rain

They said it couldn't be done, but America proved them wrong.

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The best World Cup tweets

Some of the best tweets about today's World Cup match.

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PHOTOS: U.S. vs. Germany World Cup match

Germany and the U.S. will both advance to the second round of the 2014 World Cup.

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Klinsmann to U.S. soccer fans: Take the day off

The coach posted a "doctor's note" excusing fans from work to watch the World Cup game against Germany.

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FIFA bans Suarez for 4 months, fines him $111K

Uruguay striker Luis Suarez was banned for nine matches by FIFA on Thursday after being found guilty of biting Italian defender Giorgio Chiellini.

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Knicks send Chandler to Dallas in 6-player trade

The Dallas Mavericks have acquired center Tyson Chandler in a six-player trade with the New York Knicks.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Thursday, June 26.

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FIFA probing Suarez bite furor, lengthy ban possible

Troubled Uruguayan striker Luis Suarez looks almost certain to miss the rest of the World Cup.

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NFL eliminates cap on player payments for concussions

The lawsuit was settled between the NFL and thousands of former players at $765 million.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Wednesday, June 25.

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Crosby is NHL’s 2014 MVP

Pittsburgh Penguin Sidney Crosby won his second Hart Trophy as the NHL's most valuable player on Tuesday.

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Tiger Woods back faster to benefit charity

Tiger Woods' recovery from back surgery was quicker than expected.

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LeBron James is leaving Miami

The Miami Heat star will opt-out of the last two years of his contract and become a free agent.

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Girl, 17, helps Tampa Bay Rays at batting practice

The high school junior throws a mean knuckleball and was on hand Monday to help the MLB team during pre-game warmups.

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Ex-NFL player Hernandez due in court on ’12 murder charges

The former New England Patriot is due in court for a hearing on two of the three murder charges he is facing.

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Clippers’ Sterling: I was tricked into mental health exam

Donald Sterling says he was duped into taking exams showing he lacked the capacity to have a say in the $2 billion sale of his team.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Tuesday, June 24.

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The President has sent a team to Texas to assess whether a National Guard deployment would help to handle an immigration crisis at the border.