American Pharoah likely to face nine challengers at Belmont Stakes in Triple Crown bid

...and Preakness winner American Pharoah figures to have nine challengers when he runs in the Belmont Stakes next week, trying to become...Pharoah has never run at Belmont, and neither have most of his challengers. However, six of them train there."Weird things happen...

Challengers hammer South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley in last debate before election

GREENVILLE, S.C. - The two major challengers to South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley used their final debate...business with loaded guns in the home," he said.Both challengers said they support the U.S. constitutional right to bear...

NBA East Preview: Can Cavs take next step?

It's become an annual tradition: LeBron James enters a season with tons of expectations on his shoulders, challengers coming at him from all sides, then somehow finds his way back to the NBA Finals.When James was in Miami for four years...

GOP challengers critical of Rep. Barrow

SAVANNAH -- Republican challengers for Democrat John Barrow's seat were critical of the 12th District congressman during a forum Tuesday.Carl Smith repeatedly...

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GOP challengers quiet

WASHINGTON - Two Republican challengers who fell just short of upsetting Democratic Reps. John Barrow and Jim Marshall of Georgia in November are sitting out the money...

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Public Service Commission challengers make cases in debate

ATLANTA - In back-to-back debates Sunday, challengers for two seats on the Public Service Commission fired accusations...wasn't able to defend himself when his general election challenger, Libertarian David Staples, attacked."Do you honestly...

Two longtime court officials face challengers

...positions Tuesday against experienced challengers. Superior Court Judge Carlisle Overstreet...the court," Overstreet said. His challenger, Saunders, also wants to strengthen...Clerk of Court Elaine Johnson and her challenger, Hattie Holmes-Sullivan. Johnson...

Funny Cide likely to face six challengers in Belmont

Funny Cide is likely to face six challengers when he tries to win the Belmont Stakes on Saturday and become the 12th Triple Crown champion. With the decision to pull Preakness...

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new this weekTHE CHALLENGER (PG-13): A Bronx mechanic (Kent Moran) turns to boxing to avoid living on the streets. With Michael Clarke Duncan. Exchange...

Holly Holm stuns Ronda Rousey with 2nd-round UFC knockout

...the second round, pushing Holm around the ring until the challenger snapped a massive kick to the head that instantly dropped...lightning-quick combinations to Letourneau's head, while forcing the challenger to keep her distance with some effective kicks. Letourneau...