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Chicago Marathon Champ Rita Jeptoo Fails Doping Test, Agent Says
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Chicago Marathon Champ Rita Jeptoo Fails Doping Test, Agent Says

Chicago Marathon champion Rita Jeptoo failed a doping test in September, the Kenyan runner's agent said Friday. Federico Rosa told The Associated Press that Jeptoo tested positive for a banned substance in an out-of-competition test in Kenya weeks before she won a second straight... Watch »

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Native Americans Argue Redskins Suit Should Be Tossed

Native Americans Argue Redskins Suit Should Be Tossed

A Virginia judge will decide Friday whether a lawsuit filed against five Native Americans by the Washington Redskins... Read »

Oct 31, 2014
Michael Jordan Takes Shot at Obama's Golf Game

Michael Jordan Takes Shot at Obama's Golf Game

Michael Jordan took a shot at President Barack Obama’s golf game in a recent interview. Read »

Oct 31, 2014
1 Million Giants Fans Expected to Attend World Series Victory Parade

1 Million Giants Fans Expected to Attend World Series Victory Parade

An expected one million Giants fans will storm San Francisco Friday for a World Series victory Read »

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Carmelo Anthony Leads Knicks to 95-90 Win Over Cavaliers

Carmelo Anthony Leads Knicks to 95-90 Win Over Cavaliers

LeBron James struggled from the start in his first game with Cleveland in four years, and the Knicks ruined... Read »

Oct 31, 2014
LeBron Makes Emotional Return to Cleveland

LeBron Makes Emotional Return to Cleveland

Introduced to a deafening roar from Cleveland fans, James was welcomed back Thursday night by a city desperate... Read »

Oct 30, 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
Nationals Keep Span; Soriano, LaRoche Free Agents

Nationals Keep Span; Soriano, LaRoche Free Agents

The Washington Nationals have declined options for Rafael Soriano and Adam LaRoche for the 2015 Read »

Oct 30, 2014
A Homecoming Fit for a King

A Homecoming Fit for a King

LeBron James' return to his home base after four seasons in Miami and two titles has Cleveland talking championship... Read »

Oct 30, 2014
2 Shot as World Series Celebrations Take Over SF

2 Shot as World Series Celebrations Take Over SF

Two people were shot and one person stabbed in San Francisco amid raucous celebrations following the Giants’... Watch »

Oct 30, 2014

Players and Fans Celebrate Giants' World Series Win

Giants fans and players celebrated their team's eighth World Series win, only two years after they last claimed the... View »

Oct 30, 2014
San Francisco Giants Ace Madison Bumgarner Wins World Series MVP

San Francisco Giants Ace Madison Bumgarner Wins World Series MVP

San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner was named World Series MVP. Read »

Oct 30, 2014
Dynasty! Giants Win World Series

Dynasty! Giants Win World Series

The San Francisco Giants are the 2014 World Series champions after taking Game 7 with a win over the Kansas... Watch »

Oct 30, 2014
Sources: Robert Griffin III to Start Sunday

Sources: Robert Griffin III to Start Sunday

Griffin has missed the past six games with a dislocated ankle. Read »

Oct 30, 2014
Wizards Open Season With Promise

Wizards Open Season With Promise

The Wizards tip off the 2014-15 season Wednesday against the Heat. Read »

Oct 29, 2014
Michael Jordan Joins Social Media, Tweets

Michael Jordan Joins Social Media, Tweets "I'm Back!"

Michael Jordan is trying his hand at social media, and he went all out for his first tweet Read »

Oct 29, 2014
Missing Broncos Fan Says He Had

Missing Broncos Fan Says He Had "Fill of Football"

A man whose disappearance during last week's Denver Broncos game touched off an extensive search by family... Read »

Oct 29, 2014
World Series: Royals Beat Giants 10-0, Force Game 7

World Series: Royals Beat Giants 10-0, Force Game 7

The San Francisco Giants dropped Game 6 of the World Series after being shut out by the Kansas City Royals 10-0. The Read »

Oct 29, 2014
Hockey Great Gordie Howe Resting After Stroke

Hockey Great Gordie Howe Resting After Stroke

Hockey great and former Hartford Whalers star Gordie Howe has lost some function on the right side of his body after... Read »

Oct 28, 2014

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