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Domestic Violence Advocates Monitor Arrest of 49er
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Domestic Violence Advocates Monitor Arrest of 49er

Domestic violence advocates said they plan to closely watch how San Francisco 49ers defensive end Ray McDonald's case plays out in court, and how the National Football League will respond if the player is found guilty to a charge of felony domestic Watch »

3 hours ago
Four Phillies Pitchers Throw No-Hitter Against Braves

Four Phillies Pitchers Throw No-Hitter Against Braves

Cole Hamels and three Philadelphia Phillies relievers combined to pitch a no-hitter Monday, beating the... Read »

6 hours ago
Baylor Unveils RGIII Statue

Baylor Unveils RGIII Statue

The university honored its former quarterback in a pre-game ceremony this weekend. Read »

Sep 1, 2014
Tony Stewart's Return to Track Marred by Collision

Tony Stewart's Return to Track Marred by Collision

Tony Stewart's return to the track has ended only a little over halfway through his race at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Read »

Aug 31, 2014
49ers' Ray McDonald Arrested for Domestic Violence

49ers' Ray McDonald Arrested for Domestic Violence

The San Francisco 49ers defensive end Ray McDonald was arrested for domestic violence overnight, San Jose... Watch »

Sep 1, 2014
Will Power Wins IndyCar Series Title

Will Power Wins IndyCar Series Title

Will Power raced with his head instead of his gut. Only a catastrophe was likely to derail his IndyCar... Read »

Aug 31, 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
Hall, Clark Defend Meriweather After Suspension

Hall, Clark Defend Meriweather After Suspension

The oft-disciplined safety was suspended for the sixth time this past week. Read »

Sep 1, 2014
Rams Cut Sam, 1st Drafted Openly Gay Player

Rams Cut Sam, 1st Drafted Openly Gay Player

The St. Louis Rams have cut Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted by an NFL Read »

Aug 30, 2014
Nationals Rough Up King Felix

Nationals Rough Up King Felix

The Nationals hit four home runs off the Mariners ace in an 8-3 victory. Read »

Aug 30, 2014
Errani's Serve Tops Venus Williams at U.S. Open

Errani's Serve Tops Venus Williams at U.S. Open

In a riveting third-round match of wild momentum swings, the 19th-seeded Williams, a two-time Read »

Aug 30, 2014
'Skins Reach 53 Man Roster

'Skins Reach 53 Man Roster

The Redskins have until 4 p.m. Saturday to confirm their 53-man roster. Read »

Aug 31, 2014
San Francisco 49ers' Aldon Smith Suspended for 9 Games

San Francisco 49ers' Aldon Smith Suspended for 9 Games

The NFL has suspended San Francisco 49ers outside linebacker Aldon Smith for the first nine games of the 2014 season... Watch »

Aug 29, 2014
Tony Stewart: Crash

Tony Stewart: Crash "Will Affect My Life Forever"

Tony Stewart says the death of Kevin Ward Jr. will "affect my life forever" as he returned to the track for... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
Redskins Beat Buccaneers 24-10

Redskins Beat Buccaneers 24-10

The Washington Redskins beat the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 24-10 in the fourth and last preseason game of 2014. Read »

Aug 29, 2014
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
New NFL Rule Bans 2nd Time Domestic Violence Offenders for Life

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... Read »

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 »

Aug 28, 2014
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