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Arrests After Kentucky NCAA Loss: Official

Arrests After Kentucky NCAA Loss: Official

Police in Lexington used tear gas to control fans and several couch fires were lit in the streets after... Read »

Apr 8, 2014
UConn Students Get Rowdy After National Championship Win

UConn Students Get Rowdy After National Championship Win

Jubilant fans celebrating UConn's Monday night national basketball championship win smashed a window in... Watch »

Apr 8, 2014

UConn Wins NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship

The NCAA tournament is arguably the best stretch of weeks on the sports calendar, filled with great teams, exciting... View »

Apr 8, 2014
UConn NCAA Champs! Huskies Edge Ky. 60-54

UConn NCAA Champs! Huskies Edge Ky. 60-54

UConn's Shabazz Napier turned in another all-court masterpiece Monday night to lift the Huskies to a 60-54 win over... Read »

Apr 8, 2014
WATCH: Parakeet Cheers on UConn

WATCH: Parakeet Cheers on UConn

Talk about a UConn fan! Households across Connecticut are cheering on UConn, but at the DelGrego home in... Watch »

Apr 7, 2014
NBA Star Arrested for 2nd Time in 3 Days

NBA Star Arrested for 2nd Time in 3 Days

Minnesota Timberwolves forward Dante Cunningham was arrested Sunday for the second time in less than a week, booked... Read »

Apr 7, 2014
WATCH: Firefighters, Cops Brawl in Charity Hockey Game

WATCH: Firefighters, Cops Brawl in Charity Hockey Game

A large bench-clearing brawl broke out during an annual NYPD-FDNY charity hockey game at the Nassau Coliseum Sunday.... Watch »

Apr 7, 2014
Notre Dame Defeats Maryland 87-61, Advances to NCAA Championship

Notre Dame Defeats Maryland 87-61, Advances to NCAA Championship

Kayla McBride wouldn't let Notre Dame's pursuit of a perfect season end.

The All-American senior... Read »

Apr 6, 2014
Kentucky 74-73 Over Wisconsin, to Play for Title

Kentucky 74-73 Over Wisconsin, to Play for Title

Aaron Harrison hit a 3-pointer with 5.7 seconds left, after taking a pass from his twin brother Andrew, and Kentucky... Read »

Apr 7, 2014
Guards Flounder, Florida Falls in Final Four

Guards Flounder, Florida Falls in Final Four

Florida played its worst game of the season on college basketball's biggest stage.

And the... Read »

Apr 5, 2014
UConn on to National Championship Game, Beats Florida

UConn on to National Championship Game, Beats Florida

Connecticut didn't wait for the final buzzer to beat Florida this time. The Huskies, the seventh seed in the... Read »

Apr 7, 2014
Golf Digest's May Cover Angers LPGA Pros

Golf Digest's May Cover Angers LPGA Pros

Golf Digest’s May issue has stirred up controversy because of who landed on the Read »

Apr 7, 2014
Senior Ready for Lady Terps Final Four Success

Senior Ready for Lady Terps Final Four Success

Years from now, Alyssa Thomas will look back with pride at all she accomplished on a personal level at Maryland. Watch »

Apr 5, 2014
Tanaka Wins Debut, Yankees Beat Blue Jays 7-3

Tanaka Wins Debut, Yankees Beat Blue Jays 7-3

Masahiro Tanaka knew the English words to answer a question about the last time he'd been this anxious before a big... Read »

Apr 5, 2014
Missing Pyrotechnics Sparks Increase in NCAA Final Four Security

Missing Pyrotechnics Sparks Increase in NCAA Final Four Security

The disappearance of pyrotechnics from the March Madness music festival staging area prompted a security increase in... Read »

Apr 5, 2014
Nats Fall 2-1 to Braves in Home Opener

Nats Fall 2-1 to Braves in Home Opener

The Washington Nationals dropped their home opener to Atlanta Braves, 2-1. Read »

Apr 4, 2014
Radio Host Apologizes for

Radio Host Apologizes for "Insensitive" C-Section Comments

A morning radio host issued a public apology Friday for saying a New York Mets player should have asked his wife to... Read »

Apr 4, 2014
In Slight Defense of Ovechkin's Defense

In Slight Defense of Ovechkin's Defense

Alex Ovechkin's defense hasn't improved, but it hasn't necessarily regressed. Read »

Apr 4, 2014
Manager: Schumacher Has

Manager: Schumacher Has "Moments of Consciousness"

Michael Schumacher's manager says the retired Formula One star now "shows moments of consciousness and... Read »

Apr 4, 2014
Penner's Skills Tested With Operation, Ping Pong

Penner's Skills Tested With Operation, Ping Pong

One month ago, 31-year-old winger Dustin Penner joined the Washington Capitals after being traded by the... Watch »

Apr 3, 2014
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