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Jeter on His Career: Never Wanted to Embarrass Parents
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Jeter on His Career: Never Wanted to Embarrass Parents

Newly retired New York Yankees captain Derek Jeter said he avoided scandal and controversy during his storied career because he did not want to humiliate his parents. “I’ve always had tried to treat people with respect, the way I wanted to be treated,” the 14-time All Star said in... Read »

39 minutes ago
Nats Park Preps for Post-Season

Nats Park Preps for Post-Season

Even if you're not heading to an NLDS game, consider the celebration at The Yards nearby. Watch »

2 hours ago
FCC Will Consider Petition to Ban 'Redskins'

FCC Will Consider Petition to Ban 'Redskins'

The head of the Federal Communications Commission said the agency will consider a petition to ban the... Read »

4 hours ago
Hoops and Hairdos on First Day of Washington Wizards Training Camp

Hoops and Hairdos on First Day of Washington Wizards Training Camp

The Washington Wizards want to be good again this season, but gathering from their hairdos, they want to look good... Watch »

Sep 30, 2014
Wizards, Cavs Argue Over Best Backcourt

Wizards, Cavs Argue Over Best Backcourt

Bradley Beal believes the Wizards "definitely" have the best backcourt in the NBA. Read »

Sep 30, 2014
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Phelps "Deeply Sorry" About DUI, Other Charges

Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps was arrested and charged with DUI and other charges early Tuesday morning, News4 has... Watch »

3 hours ago
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
NFL: Husain Abdullah Shouldn't Have Been Penalized For Praying

NFL: Husain Abdullah Shouldn't Have Been Penalized For Praying

he NFL said Tuesday that Kansas City Chiefs safety Husain Abdullah should not have been penalized... Read »

Sep 30, 2014
Work Begins on $575M Wrigley Field Renovation Project

Work Begins on $575M Wrigley Field Renovation Project

First phase of project expected to be completed by Opening Day 2015. Watch »

Sep 30, 2014
Raiders Fire Head Coach Dennis Allen

Raiders Fire Head Coach Dennis Allen

The Oakland Raiders have fired head coach Dennis Allen, according to multiple media sources Read »

Sep 30, 2014
Stewart Never Considered Retiring After Ward Death

Stewart Never Considered Retiring After Ward Death

Tony Stewart said Monday he never considered retiring from racing following the death of Kevin Ward Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Metro to Run Extra Trains for Nationals Playoff Games

Metro to Run Extra Trains for Nationals Playoff Games

The Nationals open the playoffs Friday. Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Where Does Steven Souza's Dive Rank?

Where Does Steven Souza's Dive Rank?

Steven Souza's catch was one of many impressive grabs to save a no-hitter or perfect game. Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Ex-Buckeyes Linebacker Slams Fan to the Ground

Ex-Buckeyes Linebacker Slams Fan to the Ground

Ohio State staffer Anthony Schlegel, a former linebacker for the Buckeyes, made his first tackle at Ohio... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Jets' Geno Smith Curses at Fan After Loss

Jets' Geno Smith Curses at Fan After Loss

Geno Smith completely lost his cool — and maybe a bit of his grip on the Jets' starting quarterback job. Frustrated... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Nats To Face Pirates Or Giants In NLDS

Nats To Face Pirates Or Giants In NLDS

The Nationals open the postseason Friday at Nationals Park. Read »

Sep 28, 2014
NFL Roundup: Week 4

NFL Roundup: Week 4

Here's who won and who lost in the fourth week of the 2014 NFL season. Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Zimmermann Throws No-Hitter for Nationals

Zimmermann Throws No-Hitter for Nationals

Jordan Zimmermann threw the first no-hitter by a Washington Nationals pitcher. Read »

Sep 28, 2014
Derek Jeter Has RBI Single in Last At-Bat

Derek Jeter Has RBI Single in Last At-Bat

Derek Jeter hit a run-scoring infield single in the final at-bat of his 20-year major league career, leaving to... Watch »

Sep 29, 2014
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Come out to the annual Bluebird Blues Festival on Saturday, Sept. 20, for a day of great music and great family activities at Prince George's Community College. Read more
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