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Penn State moves to No

Penn State's case: Champion of the best conference in college football; nine straight victories thanks to an offense that might even make Alabama sweat; a triumph over No. They should still wind up in a New Year's Day bowl game thanks to a schedule that included six games against top 10 teams and no losses to a team ranked lower than No.



New York Giants Player's Home Hit by Swastikas and Racist Graffiti

Tuesday's break-in was the second the athlete has endured during the last six months, and a robbery that took place around Thanksgiving was still under investigation by law enforcement as of this week, the CBS affiliate reported . Whitlock said he and his wife, Ashley , were only out for a few hours with their son and infant daughter. The Whitlocks decided on moving out of their current home before either of the incidents occurred.


Ian Cathro insists Hearts will improve after Rangers defeat

Ian Cathro insists Hearts will improve after Rangers defeat

Hearts' Don Cowie had a goal ruled out for offside before Rob Kiernan and Barrie McKay netted for the hosts. Home crowds of 50,000 and the challenge of what we have to face in the second half of the season is a good learning experience for a talented young player.



Death toll rises to 36 in Oakland warehouse fire

The death toll is expected to rise as crews continue to search the wreckage of the two-story building. Officials said most of the victims were in their 20s and 30s, and at least one was a minor. Visitors and former denizens said the warehouse was a cluttered death trap , piled with scrap wood, a mess of snaking electric cords and only two exits.


Vikings beat Jaguars 25-16 for 1st road win since September

Vikings beat Jaguars 25-16 for 1st road win since September

Danielle Hunter is leading the charge with 9.5 sacks this season. Bradford last month had called for the Vikings to have more "explosive" plays. The Jaguars are coming off a 20-10 loss to Denver last week. He hit his first four pass attempts of the drive, including a dump off to JerickMcKinnon that went for 12 yards after the shifty running back made linebacker Telvin Smith miss in the open field.



MLS Cup: Toronto FC all about the team

Having played in two World Cups for the United States and finishing on the losing side of the Coppa Italia final when he was with Roma, Toronto FC captain Michael Bradley is no stranger to the big occasion. After previous victories with Real Salt Lake (2009) and a year ago with the Portland Timbers, Johnson can become the fifth player to pull off the hat trick.