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New NFL Rule Bans 2nd Time Domestic Violence Offenders for Life
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New NFL Rule Bans 2nd Time Domestic Violence Offenders for Life

NFL players will be subject to a six-week suspension for a first domestic violence offense and banishment from the league for a second under a new policy outlined by Commissioner Roger Goodell. Read »

6 hours ago
Despite the Gold Medals, Ledecky's a Typical Teen

Despite the Gold Medals, Ledecky's a Typical Teen

Bethesda's own Katie Ledecky is thrilling people inside and out of the swimming community -- earning Olympic... Watch »

Aug 28, 2014
'Skins Starters to Sit in Preseason Finale

'Skins Starters to Sit in Preseason Finale

The Redskins close their preseason against the Buccaneers on Thursday. Read »

Aug 28, 2014
'Skins Have

'Skins Have "Started Process" For New Stadium

The Redskins have played at FedEx Field since 1997. Read »

2 hours ago
Charges Dropped Against Ex-Redskin Davis in D.C. Assault

Charges Dropped Against Ex-Redskin Davis in D.C. Assault

Assault and attempted threats charges against former Washington Redskins tight end Fred Davis were... Read »

Aug 27, 2014
USC Footballer Suspended After Admitting He Made Up Rescue Tale

USC Footballer Suspended After Admitting He Made Up Rescue Tale

A USC football player and co-captain admitted on Wednesday that he lied when he said he hurt his ankles... Watch »

Aug 28, 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
Little League's Mo'ne Davis, Taney Dragons Parade Around Philly

Little League's Mo'ne Davis, Taney Dragons Parade Around Philly

Philadelphia city officials, fans and sports superstars celebrated the Taney Dragons' Little League World... Watch »

Aug 27, 2014
Judge OKs Tossing Some Evidence in Aaron Hernandez Murder Trial

Judge OKs Tossing Some Evidence in Aaron Hernandez Murder Trial

A Massachusetts judge has allowed some evidence to be suppressed in the murder trial of Aaron Hernandez,... Watch »

Aug 26, 2014
'Skins Starters Won't Play Final Preseason Game

'Skins Starters Won't Play Final Preseason Game

The Washington Redskins' starters will not play in the final preseason game Thursday, News4's Dianna... Read »

Aug 27, 2014
Redskins Trim Roster to 75 Players

Redskins Trim Roster to 75 Players

The Redskins cut the first 15 players from their roster Tuesday. Read »

Aug 26, 2014
Alec Baldwin Snags Stray Ball at US Open

Alec Baldwin Snags Stray Ball at US Open

Alec Baldwin took on a new role at the U.S. Open — the actor played a star athlete, snagging a stray ball that flew... Read »

Aug 26, 2014
Meriweather Suspended Two Games For Hit

Meriweather Suspended Two Games For Hit

It was the Redskins safety's sixth violation of player safety rules. Read »

Aug 25, 2014
'Skins Starting Offense Could Play Final Preseason Game

'Skins Starting Offense Could Play Final Preseason Game

The Redskins close the preseason Thursday against the Buccaneers. Read »

Aug 25, 2014
Griffin Struggles, 'Skins Look Weak Against Ravens

Griffin Struggles, 'Skins Look Weak Against Ravens

Robert Griffin III struggled mightily Saturday, playing into the first series of the third quarter and again failing... Read »

Aug 27, 2014
Sam Mikulak Rallies for U.S. Gymnastics Title

Sam Mikulak Rallies for U.S. Gymnastics Title

Electric at the start and relaxed at the finish, Sam Mikulak surged past Jake Dalton and former champions... Read »

Aug 24, 2014
Mets Turn Triple Play in Win Over Dodgers

Mets Turn Triple Play in Win Over Dodgers

Lucas Duda homered twice, drove in a career-high five runs and was involved in the New York Mets' first triple play... Read »

Aug 25, 2014
Ledecky Sets World Record in 1,500 Freestyle

Ledecky Sets World Record in 1,500 Freestyle

U.S. teenager Katie Ledecky sliced almost six seconds off her own world mark in the women's 1,500-meter freestyle on... Read »

Aug 24, 2014
Dan Marino Returning to Miami Dolphins: Sources

Dan Marino Returning to Miami Dolphins: Sources

Dan Marino is coming back to the Miami Dolphins. NBC 6 has learned that the Hall of Fame quarterback has agreed... Watch »

Aug 24, 2014
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