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Thursday, May 19, 2016 at 02:03 PM EDT

Deputized MLB Mascot 'Arrests' Pitcher

Deputized MLB Mascot 'Arrests' Pitcher

Is the Phillie Phanatic authorized to arrest ATV key thieves? The beloved Phillies mascot gave an assist to Philadelphia police Wednesday when an officer gave him handcuffs to put on Miami Marlins pitcher Jose...

Thursday, May 19, 2016 at 11:43 AM EDT

Phil Mickelson Named in SEC Insider Trading Complaint

Phil Mickelson Named in SEC Insider Trading Complaint

Professional golfer Phil Mickelson has been named in a U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission complaint related to insider trading released Thursday. Mickelson, 45, of Rancho Santa Fe, California allegedly...

Thursday, May 19, 2016 at 10:11 AM EDT

Muirfield Won't Host British Open After Voting 'No' to Women Members

Muirfield Won't Host British Open After Voting 'No' to Women Members

Muirfield will no longer be used as a host venue of the British Open golf tournament after the Scottish club voted against admitting women as members.The Honourable Company of Edinburgh Golfers, which owns...

Wednesday, May 18, 2016 at 06:12 PM EDT

Derby Winner Nyquist Draws No. 3 Post as Preakness Favorite

Derby Winner Nyquist Draws No. 3 Post as Preakness Favorite

Kentucky Derby winner Nyquist will start from the No. 3 gate Saturday in the Preakness as the overwhelming favorite in the 11-horse field. Unbeaten in eight races, Nyquist was installed the 3-5 morning-line...

Wednesday, May 18, 2016 at 03:48 PM EDT

Gun Runner Skips Preakness, Leaving Likely Field of 11

Gun Runner Skips Preakness, Leaving Likely Field of 11

Gun Runner, third-place finisher in the Kentucky Derby, will skip the Preakness, leaving a likely field of 11 for the middle leg of the Triple Crown on Saturday at Pimlico. Preakness post positions will...

Wednesday, May 18, 2016 at 07:43 PM EDT

Bob Baffert Looks for Preakness Upset With Collected

Bob Baffert Looks for Preakness Upset With Collected

Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert hopes Collected will deliver more than another "opening act" in the Preakness on Saturday at Pimlico. Baffert and his charismatic colt American Pharoah won the Preakness...

Saturday, May 21, 2016 at 10:46 AM EDT

Preakness 2016: 5 New Horses to Watch

Preakness 2016: 5 New Horses to Watch

Kentucky Derby winner Nyquist will face a slew of new challengers in the Preakness next Saturday at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore.

Wednesday, May 18, 2016 at 01:08 PM EDT

Olympic Sprinter Usain Bolt: Mosquitos Can't Catch Me

Olympic Sprinter Usain Bolt: Mosquitos Can't Catch Me

Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt is the fastest runner in the world. But can he outrun pesky mosquitoes? The 29-year-old Olympian seems to thinks so. In an interview on the "Today" show Wednesday, the 29-year-old...

Wednesday, May 18, 2016 at 07:19 AM EDT

IOC's Bach Threatens Bans Over Sochi Doping Allegations

IOC's Bach Threatens Bans Over Sochi Doping Allegations

Accusations that Russian officials subverted the drug-testing system at the 2014 Sochi Olympics "represent a shocking new dimension in doping" and an "unimaginable level of criminality," International Olympic...

Tuesday, May 17, 2016 at 07:22 PM EDT

NBA House in Rio Will Have Mascots and More

NBA House in Rio Will Have Mascots and More

For those fans who don't have Olympic tickets, or are around downtown Rio de Janeiro and don't want to trudge out to the Olympic Park in suburban Rio, the NBA is providing an alternative. The league will...

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