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Orioles' Game in Baltimore Postponed Due to Safety Concerns
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Orioles' Game in Baltimore Postponed Due to Safety Concerns

Monday's baseball game between the Chicago White Sox and the Baltimore Orioles was canceled because of clashes between protestors and police. Read »

2 hours ago
Woman Out-Flexes Man on Professional Football Cam

Woman Out-Flexes Man on Professional Football Cam

One woman brought her big guns to a recent Philadelphia Soul football game, but there was no reason to call the... Read »

4 hours ago
Redskins to Pick up 5th-Year Option on RGIII

Redskins to Pick up 5th-Year Option on RGIII

Robert Griffin III's fifth-year contract option for the 2016 season will be exercised by the Washington Redskins. Read »

Apr 27, 2015
Wizards Sweep Raptors With 125-94 Win

Wizards Sweep Raptors With 125-94 Win

The Washington Wizards dominated the Toronto Raptors in Game Four of their playoff series, winning 125-94 and moving... Read »

Apr 27, 2015
Islanders Defeat Capitals, 3-1, Force Game 7

Islanders Defeat Capitals, 3-1, Force Game 7

The New York Islanders defeated the Washington Capitals 3-1 Saturday, forcing the playoff series to Game 7 in Washi... Read »

Apr 27, 2015
Dortmund, American Pharoah Vie for Kentucky Derby Favorite

Dortmund, American Pharoah Vie for Kentucky Derby Favorite

Bob Baffert is riding high these days, knowing he holds a pair of aces heading into the Kentucky Derby. The white-h... Read »

Apr 27, 2015
Capital Games

Capital Games

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

Aug 17, 2012
Kentucky Derby: 5 Horses to Watch

Kentucky Derby: 5 Horses to Watch

The Kentucky Derby routinely attracts a full field of 20 horses, even though half or more of them have little chance... Read »

Apr 27, 2015
Police Seek UFC Champ Jon Jones in Hit-and-Run

Police Seek UFC Champ Jon Jones in Hit-and-Run

Albuquerque police are searching for UFC light heavyweight champion and upstate New York native Jon Jones on Sunday... Read »

Apr 27, 2015
Minnesota Wild Beat St. Louis Blues in Game 6

Minnesota Wild Beat St. Louis Blues in Game 6

Zach Parise scored twice, including a short-handed, highlight-reel goal to get Minnesota going in the first period... Read »

Apr 27, 2015
White Sox, Royals Players Suspended After Brawl

White Sox, Royals Players Suspended After Brawl

Jeff Samardzija and Chris Sale were each suspended for five games by Major League Baseball for their roles in Thurs... Read »

Apr 26, 2015
Flames Beat Canucks 7-4 to Advance in Stanley Cup Playoffs

Flames Beat Canucks 7-4 to Advance in Stanley Cup Playoffs

Matt Stajan broke a tie with 4:17 left and the Calgary Flames beat the Vancouver Canucks 7-4 on Saturday night to... Read »

Apr 26, 2015
Wladimir Klitschko Defeats Bryant Jennings in Heavyweight Title Match

Wladimir Klitschko Defeats Bryant Jennings in Heavyweight Title Match

Wladimir Klitschko easily outpointed a game-but-outclassed Bryant Jennings in the champion's return to the United... Read »

Apr 26, 2015
Blackhawks Defeat Predators, 4-3, to Take Series

Blackhawks Defeat Predators, 4-3, to Take Series

Duncan Keith scored at 16:12 of the third, and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Nashville Predators 4-3 on Saturday... Read »

Apr 25, 2015
Wild Beat Blues 4-1, to Take 3-2 Series Lead

Wild Beat Blues 4-1, to Take 3-2 Series Lead

Devan Dubnyk had a strong bounce-back effort in goal and the Minnesota Wild beat the St. Louis Blues 4-1 on Friday... Read »

Apr 25, 2015
2015 NHL Playoffs: Senators Beat Canadiens 5-1 to Force Game 6

2015 NHL Playoffs: Senators Beat Canadiens 5-1 to Force Game 6

Craig Anderson made 45 saves and the Ottawa Senators avoided elimination with a 5-1 victory over the Montreal Canad... Read »

Apr 24, 2015
2015 NHL Playoffs: Rangers Advance on Hagelin's OT Goal, 2-1

2015 NHL Playoffs: Rangers Advance on Hagelin's OT Goal, 2-1

The New York Rangers used Carl Hagelin's overtime goal and spectacular goaltending by Henrik Lundqvist for a 2-1... Read »

Apr 24, 2015
Wizards Take Commanding 3-0 Series Lead Over Raptors With Win

Wizards Take Commanding 3-0 Series Lead Over Raptors With Win

The Washington Wizards took a commanding 3-0 lead in their Eastern Conference quarterfinals series against the Toro... Read »

Apr 24, 2015
Bettor's Guide to the Kentucky Derby

Bettor's Guide to the Kentucky Derby

How to get your best game on for the 141st Kentucky Derby airing live on NBC on May 2. Read »

Apr 27, 2015
Capitals Crush Islanders, Take 3-2 Series Lead

Capitals Crush Islanders, Take 3-2 Series Lead

The Washington Capitals routed the New York Islanders 5-1 Thursday night to take a 3-2 lead in their Eastern Confer... Read »

Apr 23, 2015

Kentucky Derby

ZooFari: The Area's
Join the Friends of the National Zoo for ZooFari, their annual fund-raising gala at the Smithsonian's National Zoo! Read more
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