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Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 05:41 PM EDT

Tobacco Industry Targeted Tony Gwynn: Family

Tobacco Industry Targeted Tony Gwynn: Family

Tony Gwynn’s family has filed a wrongful-death lawsuit against the tobacco industry, claiming the Padres legend was targeted to use the smokeless tobacco that led to the cancer that killed him. The suit...

Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 02:33 PM EDT

BMX Legend Dave Mirra Had Brain Disease: Report

BMX Legend Dave Mirra Had Brain Disease: Report

Doctors have reportedly concluded that BMX rider Dave Mirra, who took his own life in February, suffered from the brain disease CTE. ESPN reports a neuropathologist at the University of Toronto and two others...

Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 02:02 PM EDT

Derby Winner Nyquist Is Sick, Won't Run in Belmont

Derby Winner Nyquist Is Sick, Won't Run in Belmont

So much for a rematch in the Belmont Stakes. Kentucky Derby winner Nyquist won't run in the final leg of the Triple Crown after developing a fever and having an elevated white blood cell count, trainer...

Monday, May 23, 2016 at 09:03 PM EDT

12-Year-Old Boxer Stuns With 'Michael Jordan-Type Talent'

12-Year-Old Boxer Stuns With 'Michael Jordan-Type Talent'

The highlight of 12-year-old David "Dynamite" Lopez’s life was becoming the country’s No. 1 boxer for his age and weight last year. The scrappy pre-teen now has a chance to win No.

Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 04:51 AM EDT

Katie Ledecky Shies Away From Spotlight

Katie Ledecky Shies Away From Spotlight

When an athlete is poised to become a huge Olympic star, it's only natural to wonder what might come next.

Hosting "Saturday Night Live," perhaps? Maybe a reality show?

Not so with Katie Ledecky.

Monday, May 23, 2016 at 08:25 PM EDT

MLB to Investigate Gay Men's Chorus Anthem Incident

MLB to Investigate Gay Men's Chorus Anthem Incident

Major League Baseball will investigate why a recording of a woman singing the national anthem inadvertently played instead of the San Diego Gay Men’s Chorus at a Saturday Pride Night Padres game. “We are...

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