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President Obama welcomed Cubs to White House with…

President Obama welcomed his final sports team to the White House on Monday as the Cubs' celebrated their first World Series championship in 108 years.

Falcons: Julio Jones will be ready to go in NFC…

Atlanta Falcons coach Dan Quinn says All-Pro receiver Julio Jones will play in the NFC championship game despite a lingering foot injury that limited him during a divisional-round victory over Seattle

Obama celebrates World Series champion Chicago Cubs

President Barack Obama is celebrating the World Series champion Chicago Cubs before he leaves office on Friday

Prescott feels pain, but is part of promise for…

Dak Prescott He and fellow rookie Ezekiel Elliott can understand what Tony Romo and Jason Witten have been feeling for years. It will be up to them to end a Super Bowl drought now stretching 21 years.

Tom Brady laughs off Antonio Brown's Facebook…

Antonio Brown’s decision to live stream the postgame scene in the Steelers locker room wouldn’t fly on the Patriots, Tom Brady said Monday.

Ivory Coast stumbles, another big team held at…

Ivory Coast stumbled in its African Cup of Nations opener, with the defending champion held by Togo to 0-0 on Monday in another twist to start the tournament

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Steelers downplay Tomlin's description of Patriots

Antonio Brown wanted to let the world in on the party when he live streamed the giddy celebration in the Pittsburgh Steelers locker room after an 18-16 playoff win over Kansas City

Ezekiel Elliott hoping for 'closure' from NFL in…

Dallas Cowboys rookie running back Ezekiel Elliott says he hopes that the NFL's investigation into domestic violence allegations made against him end soon.

Villanova jumps Kansas, moves back to No. 1 in AP…

After a week out as No. 1 in The Associated Press college basketball poll, Villanova returns to the top spot

AP source: Phillies, Saunders agree to $9M…

A person familiar with the negotiations tells The Associated Press that outfielder Michael Saunders and the Philadelphia Phillies have agreed on a $9 million, one-year contract

No. 7 Creighton loses point guard Watson to knee…

No. 7 Creighton lost point guard Maurice Watson Jr. to a knee injury in the first half against Xavier on Monday

NBA Power Rankings: Jazz have league's…

This week's NBA Power Rankings showcase the slowly improving 76ers, the Knicks struggling on and off the court, and the Jazz playing great defense.

Chiefs' Andy Reid believes holding should have…

Chiefs coach Andy Reid doesn't believe the holding penalty on left tackle Eric Fisher that cost Kansas City a tying 2-point conversion against Pittsburgh on Sunday night should have been called

Royals, Duffy agree to $65M, 5-year contract

The Royals and Danny Duffy have agreed to a $65 million, five-year contract that will keep the popular left-hander in Kansas City

AFC Championship Preview: Patriots vs. Steelers

For the third time in the past 15 years, the Patriots and Steelers will face off in the AFC Championship Game.

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UConn still tops in AP women's basketball poll

Fresh off its record-breaking 91st consecutive victory, UConn remains the No. 1 team in The Associated Press women's basketball poll Monday

AP source: Bautista and Blue Jays working hard on return

A person with knowledge of the negotiations tells The Associated Press that outfielder Jose Bautista and the Toronto Blue Jays are "working really hard" to bring him back to the club

Rogers upsets 4th-seeded Halep in 1st round at…

Shelby Rogers caused the first upset of the Australian Open on Monday, beating fourth-seeded Simona Halep 6-3, 6-1 in the opening match on the center court

Mike Tomlin calls Patriots “a–holes” in video…

In an 18-minute Facebook Live video shot by Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown after Sunday’s victory over the Chiefs, coach Mike Tomlin expressed his disappointment that his team had to give the “a-------” Patriots an extra day of preparation.

Danger matches Tuesday for Djokovic, Williams at…

Not much room for error: Serena Williams, in search of her 23rd Grand Slam singles win, and 2016 champion Novak Djokovic face tougher-than expected first-round matches at the Australian Open on Tuesday

The forgotten Falcons

The MMQB's Peter King takes a look at the Atlanta Falcons and their run to the NFL title game.

Thomas breaks scoring records in winning Sony Open

One of the gifts Justin Thomas received from winning the Sony Open was a 106-pound book that was said to be the largest in the world

Westbrook gets 20th triple-double, Thunder beat…

Russell Westbrook had 36 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists for his 20th triple-double of the season and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Sacramento Kings 122-118

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Steelers hold off Chiefs on Boswell's 6 field…

The Steelers needed to hold off a last-ditch threat by the Chiefs 18-16 before advancing to face New England next Sunday night for a spot in the Super Bowl

Steelers beat Chiefs on Boswell's six field goals

The Steelers advance to the AFC Championship game on the boot of Chris Boswell after the kicker made six field goals against the Chiefs.

Packers-Falcons, Steelers-Patriots for Super Bowl…

Tom Brady's Patriots host Ben Roethlisberger's Steelers, and Matt Ryan's Falcons host Aaron Rodgers' Packers in NFL conference championship games next weekend