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NFL Ref Avoided Redskins Games Because Of Name
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NFL Ref Avoided Redskins Games Because Of Name

Mike Carey did not work another Redskins game after 2006 before retiring in 2014. Read »

2 hours ago
How Star Little League Team Taney Dragons Got Their Start

How Star Little League Team Taney Dragons Got Their Start

One of the founding members of the Taney Youth Baseball Association shares the history of the league. Watch »

Aug 20, 2014
UMd. to Offer Lifetime Scholarships to Student Athletes

UMd. to Offer Lifetime Scholarships to Student Athletes

The University of Maryland says it will begin offering lifetime scholarships to all of its college athletes. Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Bank Forecloses on Dwyane Wade's Suburban Chicago Home

Bank Forecloses on Dwyane Wade's Suburban Chicago Home

Documents show payments not made on South Holland home owned by Wade and his ex-wife since November 2013. Read »

6 hours ago
Clippers Owner Ballmer Steps Down From Microsoft Board

Clippers Owner Ballmer Steps Down From Microsoft Board

Steve Ballmer on Tuesday left Microsoft's Board of Directors, citing new commitments as owner of the Los Angeles... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Little League Star Mo'ne Davis on Sports Illustrated

Little League Star Mo'ne Davis on Sports Illustrated

Mo'ne Davis, the 13-year-old girl who's become baseball's breakout star, has become the first Little League... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Capital Games

Capital Games

Join us for some Capital Games as we cover the biggest personalities in D.C. sports. Read »

Aug 17, 2012
Redskins Showtime

Redskins Showtime

Get the latest on the Redskins in our special section. Read »

Aug 24, 2012
LaRoche's 1st Career Walk-Off Homer Lifts Nats

LaRoche's 1st Career Walk-Off Homer Lifts Nats

LaRoche had hit 235 regular-season home runs without walking off before Monday. Read »

Aug 19, 2014
RGIII Still Can't Slide

RGIII Still Can't Slide

Griffin struggled to avoid contact on four rushes against the Browns. Read »

Aug 19, 2014
LaRoche Homer Lifts Nats Over DBacks 5-4 in 11

LaRoche Homer Lifts Nats Over DBacks 5-4 in 11

Adam LaRoche hit a game-winning solo home run with two outs in the 11th inning to help the Washington Nationals beat... Read »

Aug 18, 2014
Manziel's Middle Finger Taints Browns' Loss to Redskins

Manziel's Middle Finger Taints Browns' Loss to Redskins

Johnny Manziel struggled to hit open receivers and added another gesture to his repertoire -- a middle finger... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Redskins Players Pay Tribute to Michael Brown

Redskins Players Pay Tribute to Michael Brown

Several Washington Redskins players paid tribute to Michael Brown, the Missouri teenager who was shot and killed by... Read »

Aug 18, 2014

Notable Little League Graduates

From Vice President Joe Biden to Hollywood stars Adam Sandler and Danny DeVito, a look at some of the most famous... View »

Aug 19, 2014
Walk-Off Weekend Has Nats Streaking

Walk-Off Weekend Has Nats Streaking

The Nationals have won six straight games, their longest run of the season. Read »

Aug 18, 2014
Rafael Nadal Out of US Open With Wrist Injury

Rafael Nadal Out of US Open With Wrist Injury

Rafael Nadal will not defend his title at the U.S. Open because of an injured right wrist.

Nadal and the... Read »

Aug 18, 2014
Cleveland's QB Competition Comes to Washington

Cleveland's QB Competition Comes to Washington

Brian Hoyer and Johnny Manziel will each face the Redskins on Monday. Read »

Aug 18, 2014
Fan Suffers Cardiac Emergency at 49ers Levi's Stadium, Dies

Fan Suffers Cardiac Emergency at 49ers Levi's Stadium, Dies

A man has died after suffering a cardiac emergency during Sunday's San Francisco 49ers preseason opener against the... Read »

Aug 18, 2014
White Sox Legend Minnie Minoso Hospitalized After Falling Off Boat

White Sox Legend Minnie Minoso Hospitalized After Falling Off Boat

Chicago White Sox great Minnie Minoso was hospitalized after a fall from his boat, officials said Saturday. Team... Read »

Aug 16, 2014
NBA Players Griner, Johnson Engaged

NBA Players Griner, Johnson Engaged

Women's basketball stars Brittney Griner and Glory Johnson are engaged. Read »

Aug 16, 2014
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