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Free agency looms after World Series concludes

Kansas City Royals pitcher James Shields throws during the first inning of Game 5 of baseball's World Series against the San Francisco Giants Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Else, Pool)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Giants star Pablo Sandoval dug into the batter’s box in Game 5 of the World Series, peering out at Royals ace James Shields standing on the mound.

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Chivas USA disbands after 10 troubled years

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Chivas USA ceased operations on Monday after 10 troubled and unsuccessful years in Major League Soccer, with the league planning a new franchise for Los Angeles that will begin play in 2017 with new ownership and a new soccer-specific stadium.

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Beyonce, Topshop team up to launch athletic wear

In a Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014 file photo, Beyonce and her husband Jay Z stand up at half time in the Champions League soccer match between PSG and Barcelona, at the Parc des Princes stadium, in Paris. Beyonce announced Monday, Oct. 27, 2014 that she is merging with British retailer Topshop to launch an exercise clothing company, Parkwood TopShop Athletic Ltd. The clothing line will be available next fall. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Want a body like Beyonce’s? Now you can buy clothes she’s designed for exercising.

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Cheers, chants for ‘Fergie Time’ the stage show

In this Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014, Manchester United former manager Alex Ferguson applauds supporters before the team's English Premier League soccer match against Everton at Old Trafford Stadium, Manchester, England. Ninety minutes after the return of “Fergie Time” at Old Trafford, the man himself returned to the limelight - in an interview on a London stage. (AP Photo/Jon Super, File)

LONDON (AP) — Ninety minutes after the return of “Fergie Time” at Old Trafford, the man himself returned to the limelight — in an interview on a London stage.

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Review: Sting’s ‘The Last Ship’ is thrilling stuff

This photo provided by Sam Rudy Media Relations shows, Jimmy Nail, standing center, and cast in a scene from the play, "The Last Ship." The show is Sting's semi-autobiographical story about a prodigal son who returns to his northern England shipbuilding town to reclaim the girl he abandoned when he fled 15 years before. (AP Photo/Sam Rudy Media Relations, Joan Marcus)

NEW YORK (AP) — You may be tempted upon leaving Sting’s Broadway musical “The Last Ship” to head straight to a pub to drain a pint and sing some sea shanties. Or maybe go weld something. Or do both.

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