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Thursday, May 19, 2016 at 05:43 PM EDT

NFL to Reimburse Taxpayers $720K for 'Paid Patriotism'

NFL to Reimburse Taxpayers $720K for 'Paid Patriotism'

The NFL is reimbursing U.S. taxpayers more than $720,000 in so-called "paid patriotism" money that the teams took from the military to allow things like color guard displays at football games, NBC News...

Friday, May 20, 2016 at 09:40 AM EDT

Ex-NFL Player Tim Tebow Writing Book on 'Life's Storms'

Ex-NFL Player Tim Tebow Writing Book on 'Life's Storms'

A new book by former NFL quarterback Tim Tebow will be a guide on how to handle success and disappointment. WaterBrook, a Christian imprint of the Crown Publishing Group, told The Associated Press on Wednesday...

Wednesday, May 18, 2016 at 06:48 PM EDT

Sherwood Softball Wins 100 Games in a Row

Sherwood Softball Wins 100 Games in a Row

The Warriors of Sherwood High School in Sandy Spring, Maryland have won 100 games in a row. They've had four straight state softball titles. And yet, before every game, the coach admits: She gets butterflies.

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.

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