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Defense Helps U.S. Team to The Women's World Cup Final

Defense Helps U.S. Team to The Women's World Cup Final

It used to be that the U.S. women's national team was known more for its fierce attack. For the Women's World Cup in Canada, the Americans are finding success with a locked-down defense. Read »

Jul 2, 2015
U.S. Soccer Team Reacts to Facing Japan in Final

U.S. Soccer Team Reacts to Facing Japan in Final

Bring it on. That's how the U.S. women's soccer team reacted Wednesday night to learning that Japan would be the... Read »

Jul 2, 2015
Japan Advances to Final on England's Own Goal, 2-1

Japan Advances to Final on England's Own Goal, 2-1

Laura Bassett scored the deciding goal in England's World Cup semifinal match against Japan — it was just against... Read »

Jul 1, 2015
Gronkowskis Play Ball With Military Kids at Andrews

Gronkowskis Play Ball With Military Kids at Andrews

Members of the football-playing Gronkowskis played with military children at a camp at Joint Base Andrews. Watch »

Jul 1, 2015
World Cup Collision Sparks Concussion Concerns

World Cup Collision Sparks Concussion Concerns

Like many contact sports only recently coming to terms with the long-term risks of concussions, soccer has struggled... Read »

Jul 1, 2015
California Push Would Make Pro Cheerleaders Team Employees

California Push Would Make Pro Cheerleaders Team Employees

They boost their teams from the sidelines and promote them by appearing in calendars and at fan events, but some... Read »

Jul 1, 2015
Capital Games

Capital Games

Join us for some Capital Games as we cover the biggest personalities in D.C. sports. Read »

Aug 17, 2012
Racing Presidents Welcome Calvin

Racing Presidents Welcome Calvin

When President William Howard Taft was added to an exclusive lineup of Racing Presidents more than two years ago, it... Read »

Jul 1, 2015
Japan Faces Upstart England in Women's World Cup Semifinal

Japan Faces Upstart England in Women's World Cup Semifinal

Coach Norio Sasaki can say whatever he wants in suggesting his Japanese players are superior to England's. Read »

Jul 1, 2015
U.S. Prevails in 2-0 Victory Over Top-Ranked Germany

U.S. Prevails in 2-0 Victory Over Top-Ranked Germany

The United States went on to beat Germany 2-0 on a penalty kick from Carli Lloyd and a late goal from Kelley O'Hara,... Read »

Jul 1, 2015
Va. Teen Among First Openly Transgender NCAA Swimmers

Va. Teen Among First Openly Transgender NCAA Swimmers

A Harvard athlete is among the first openly transgender swimmers in the NCAA. Read »

Jun 30, 2015
U.S. Triumphs Over Germany, 2-0

U.S. Triumphs Over Germany, 2-0

The Women's World Cup semifinal clash between top-ranked Germany and the second-ranked United States features two of... Read »

Jun 30, 2015
Phil Mickelson Is Gambling Client in Laundering Case: Sources

Phil Mickelson Is Gambling Client in Laundering Case: Sources

Championship golfer Phil Mickelson is the "unnamed gambling client" who wired $2.7 million to a man... Read »

Jun 30, 2015
Washington Spirits Star Bounces Back From World Cup Cut

Washington Spirits Star Bounces Back From World Cup Cut

Washington Spirits star Crystal Dunn was one of the last players cut from the. U.S. World Cup team, and she tells... Watch »

Jun 30, 2015
Prince George's Co. High School Celebrates First-Ever NBA Draft Pick

Prince George's Co. High School Celebrates First-Ever NBA Draft Pick

Bishop McNamara High School in Prince George's County is celebrating after graduate Marcus Thornton was drafted 45th... Watch »

Jun 29, 2015
David Aldridge Talks NBA Draft Free Agency With Carol Maloney

David Aldridge Talks NBA Draft Free Agency With Carol Maloney

TNT NBA analyst David Aldridge spoke with News4's Carol Maloney about free agency and his predictions for the... Watch »

Jun 29, 2015
Carli Lloyd Looks to Step Up in Semifinal

Carli Lloyd Looks to Step Up in Semifinal

With goals in consecutive games for the United States, 32-year-old midfielder Carli Lloyd could face her biggest... Read »

Jun 30, 2015
LeBron James Becomes Free Agent: AP Source

LeBron James Becomes Free Agent: AP Source

The Cleveland star will not exercise a $21.6 million option on his contract for next season, a person with knowledge... Read »

Jun 28, 2015
NBA Dream Comes True for U.Va.'s Justin Anderson

NBA Dream Comes True for U.Va.'s Justin Anderson

Former Virginia Cavalier and Montrose Christian star Justin Anderson is heading to the NBA. Watch »

Jun 29, 2015
Marlins' Stanton Out With Fracture in Hand

Marlins' Stanton Out With Fracture in Hand

Giancarlo Stanton will miss significant time due to a fracture in his hand Read »

Jun 28, 2015

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