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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 Clippers, a day after publicly stepping into his role with the team. "The fall will be hectic between teaching a new class and the start of the NBA season so... Read »

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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 19, 2014
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... Read »

Aug 19, 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
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... 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... 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
Skateboarding Legend Jay Adams Dies

Skateboarding Legend Jay Adams Dies

Jay Adams, the colorful rebel who helped transform skateboarding from a simple street pastime into one of... Read »

Aug 16, 2014
MMA Fighter

MMA Fighter "War Machine" Arrested at SoCal Hotel

MMA fighter Jonathan "War Machine" Koppenhaver was arrested at a Southern California hotel Friday a week after... Watch »

Aug 16, 2014
Snyder, Gruden Take #IceBucketChallenge

Snyder, Gruden Take #IceBucketChallenge

The Redskins owner and coach doused themselves for charity. Read »

Aug 18, 2014
Nats Make Franchise History Against Mets

Nats Make Franchise History Against Mets

The Nationals have now won 11 straight on the road against the Mets. Read »

Aug 15, 2014
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