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COLTS ROUT GIANTS 40-24 IN NFL
Following an awful performance in a loss to Pittsburgh, the Indianapolis Colts beat the New York Giants 40-24 behind Andrew Luck's four touchdown passes and an improved performance by a defense that kept Eli Manning off balance.
PROTECTIONIST WINS MELBOURNE CUP; FAVORITE DIES
Ryan Moore rode German stallion Protectionist to victory in the Melbourne Cup in a race marred by the death of favorite Admire Ratki.
FIFA MOVES CLOSER TO WINTER WORLD CUP
FIFA is targeting two options for holding the 2022 World Cup in the winter in Qatar, and organizers think that is "ideal" for the Middle East.
BEIJING EMERGES AS FAVORITE IN 2022 OLYMPIC RACE
The Chinese capital may not have much snow, what increasingly matters in the race for the 2022 Winter Games is money, and China has plenty of that. Combined with political will and strong public support, Beijing may be the strongest bidder left to host an Olympics that few other cities seem to want.
KENYAN OFFICIALS: JEPTOO TESTED POSITIVE FOR EPO
Marathon runner Rita Jeptoo's positive doping test was for EPO, according to two senior Kenyan athletics officials. Jeptoo is one of the highest profile Kenyan athletes to fail a doping test, and her case comes weeks after the release of a damaging report into doping in Kenya.