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Most Virginians Support Redskins Name: Poll
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Most Virginians Support Redskins Name: Poll

Most Virginians believe the Washington Redskins should not change their name, according to a new poll from the Wason Center for Public Policy at Christopher Newport University. Read »

53 minutes ago
Michael Vick Says Goodell Doing a

Michael Vick Says Goodell Doing a "Great Job"

Michael Vick defended NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell while the league and its teams have come under heavy criticism... Read »

2 hours ago
Derek Jeter Corn Maze Set to Open as His Career Wraps Up

Derek Jeter Corn Maze Set to Open as His Career Wraps Up

As Derek Jeter plays his final regular-season home stand with the Yankees, a New Jersey farm is preparing to welcome... Read »

34 minutes ago
2-Time Grand Slam Winner Na Retires

2-Time Grand Slam Winner Na Retires

Li Na, a two-time Grand Slam champion from China who took tennis in Asia to a new level, has announced... Read »

Sep 18, 2014

Best of NFL: Week 3

Don't miss the most dramatic images from the third week of the 2014 NFL season. View »

Sep 18, 2014
Falcons Defeat Buccaneers, 56-14

Falcons Defeat Buccaneers, 56-14

Matt Ryan, Julio Jones and high-stepping Devin Hester led the Atlanta Falcons to one of the biggest wins... Read »

Sep 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
Who Will Start at Quarterback for the Redskins When RGIII Returns?

Who Will Start at Quarterback for the Redskins When RGIII Returns?

News4's Dianna Russini asks Jim Vance, Doreen Gentzler and Doug Kammerer who they think will be the... Watch »

Sep 18, 2014
Metro to Stay Open Extra Hour for Redskins Game Sept. 25

Metro to Stay Open Extra Hour for Redskins Game Sept. 25

Metro will stay open an extra hour Thursday, Sept. 25, due to the Redskins game at FedEx Field. Read »

Sep 18, 2014
Americans Shrugging Off NFL Scandals: NBC Poll

Americans Shrugging Off NFL Scandals: NBC Poll

More than half of Americans, and a slightly higher percentage of football fans, disapprove of how the NFL... Read »

3 hours ago
Historic Golf Club Royal & Ancient Votes to Admit Female Members

Historic Golf Club Royal & Ancient Votes to Admit Female Members

The Royal & Ancient Golf Club at St. Andrews has voted overwhelmingly to admit female members for the... Read »

Sep 18, 2014
Cardinals RB Dwyer Head-Butted Wife: Police

Cardinals RB Dwyer Head-Butted Wife: Police

Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer head-butted his wife and broke her nose after she refused his... Read »

Sep 18, 2014
The 'Skinny: Week 3 v. Philadelphia

The 'Skinny: Week 3 v. Philadelphia

The Redskins face the Eagles Sunday in their first NFC East matchup of the season. Read »

Sep 18, 2014
RGIII Could Return In Eight Weeks

RGIII Could Return In Eight Weeks

Griffin will be in a cast for the next 10 days, which will likely be followed by several weeks of rehab. Watch »

Sep 17, 2014
WATCH: Jeter's Rousing NY Sendoff in New Ad

WATCH: Jeter's Rousing NY Sendoff in New Ad

Frank Sinatra's "New York, New York" is a soothing sound to Yankee fans, accustomed to hearing it... Read »

2 hours ago
Angels Win American League West Title

Angels Win American League West Title

The Los Angeles Angels won the American League West title with Oakland's loss to Texas. Read »

Sep 18, 2014
Cardinals' Dwyer Arrested for Domestic Violence

Cardinals' Dwyer Arrested for Domestic Violence

Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer was arrested Wednesday on aggravated assault charges in... Read »

Sep 18, 2014
Could Brain Injuries Be Behind the NFL Rap Sheet?

Could Brain Injuries Be Behind the NFL Rap Sheet?

The growing number of NFL players involved in domestic abuse has some wondering if violent behavior is... Read »

Sep 17, 2014
Nationals Fans Already Thinking World Series

Nationals Fans Already Thinking World Series

The excitement over the Washington Nationals clinching the playoffs has made for some very confident Watch »

Sep 17, 2014
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