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Meet Team USA: Athletes to Watch in Rio

Meet Team USA: Athletes to Watch in Rio

Michael Phelps is a household name. In the next month, Simone Biles may become one. Phelps, who with 22 medals is the most decorated Olympian of all time, has dominated four Olympics and come out of retirement...

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New Game-Day Concussion Protocol for NFL

New Game-Day Concussion Protocol for NFL

The NFL and the players association have announced a new policy regarding game-day concussion protocol and discipline for clubs that violate the procedure. Under the new policy jointly announced Monday, the NFL...

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 at 07:36 PM EDT

Chief Zee's Funeral to Be Held Wednesday

Chief Zee's Funeral to Be Held Wednesday

Washington Redskins superfan Zema Williams, better known as Chief Zee, will be honored at a funeral Wednesday.

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 06:22 AM EDT

Japanese Buddhist Priest Goes for Gold in Rio

Japanese Buddhist Priest Goes for Gold in Rio

When he's not chanting and living the austere life of a Buddhist priest, Kazuki Yazawa contemplates Olympic gold. The 27-year-old Yazawa will represent Japan in canoe slalom at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics where...

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 at 07:10 AM EDT

Ken Griffey Jr. and Mike Piazza Inducted Into Hall of Fame

Ken Griffey Jr. and Mike Piazza Inducted Into Hall of Fame

Two players who began their careers at opposite ends of the spectrum nearly three decades ago ended up in the same place on Sunday — with their names etched on plaques at the Baseball Hall of Fame. For...

Sunday, Jul 24, 2016 at 07:36 PM EDT

Froome Makes Emotional Tour Victory Speech

Froome Makes Emotional Tour Victory Speech

Ten days after the Bastille Day truck attack in Nice that killed 84 people, Chris Froome — a Kenyan-born British rider who often trains on the French Riviera — reminded everyone what the Tour stands for.

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Wrestling Works to Validate Russian Athletes

Wrestling Works to Validate Russian Athletes

Wrestling's international federation is working to validate the eligibility of the Russian wrestlers who've qualified for the Rio Olympics.

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 at 06:23 AM EDT

IOC Decides Against Full Ban on Russian Athletes

IOC Decides Against Full Ban on Russian Athletes

Rejecting calls by anti-doping officials for a complete ban on Russia, Olympic leaders on Sunday gave individual sports federations the task of deciding which athletes should be cleared to compete in next...

Sunday, Jul 24, 2016 at 12:13 PM EDT

Bowie Baysox Offer Two MD Governor Bobbleheads

Bowie Baysox Offer Two MD Governor Bobbleheads

Gov. Larry Hogan was diagnosed with Stage 3 non-Hodgkin's lymphoma last year.

Sunday, Jul 24, 2016 at 01:55 AM EDT

Rio Olympics Opens Doors to Athletes Village

Rio Olympics Opens Doors to Athletes Village

Ready or not, the Rio Olympics are opening their doors. The Games begin in just over two weeks, but the Athletes Village opens officially on Sunday, meaning 10,500 athletes and another 7,000 staff members will...

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