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President Obama Unveils 2015 NCAA Bracket

President Obama Unveils 2015 NCAA Bracket

President Barack Obama is predicting that Kentucky will remain undefeated and take home the title in the NCAA Tourn... Read »

Mar 18, 2015
Retiring 49er's Dad:

Retiring 49er's Dad: "As a Parent, You're Relieved"

Jeff Borland didn’t let his son, Chris, play football until high school growing up in Ohio. He thought youth coaches... Read »

Mar 18, 2015
Lindsey Vonn Clinches World Cup Title, Record

Lindsey Vonn Clinches World Cup Title, Record

Lindsey Vonn won the World Cup downhill title for the seventh time after winning the last race in the discipline on... Read »

Mar 18, 2015
Defending Champ, Sled Dogs Clinch Another Iditarod Victory

Defending Champ, Sled Dogs Clinch Another Iditarod Victory

Dallas Seavey has won his third Iditarod in the last four years, beating his father to the finish line in Nome early... Read »

Mar 18, 2015
WATCH LIVE: Testimony in Hernandez Murder Trial Continues

WATCH LIVE: Testimony in Hernandez Murder Trial Continues

Testimony in the murder trial of former New England Patriots play Aaron Hernandez will resume in court Wednesday.... Watch »

Mar 18, 2015
NFL Player Devon Still Shares Encouraging News on His Daughter's Fight Against Cancer

NFL Player Devon Still Shares Encouraging News on His Daughter's Fight...

Cincinnati Bengals defensive tackle Devon Still announced encouraging news in his daughter’s fight against cancer.... Read »

Mar 18, 2015
Derek Jeter Arrives in Japan for Charity Baseball Game

Derek Jeter Arrives in Japan for Charity Baseball Game

Derek Jeter is teaming up with former New York Yankee Hideki Matsui for a charity baseball game to support the surv... Read »

Mar 18, 2015
Former Bulls, Lakers Player Jack Haley Dead at 51

Former Bulls, Lakers Player Jack Haley Dead at 51

Jack Haley, who played nine seasons in the NBA including a reserve role on the Chicago Bulls' 1996 championship... Read »

Mar 17, 2015
49ers' Borland Retiring Over Head Trauma Concerns

49ers' Borland Retiring Over Head Trauma Concerns

Wary of head trauma, San Francisco 49ers linebacker Chris Borland is leaving football. And not even the promise... Read »

Mar 17, 2015
Witness: Hernandez Wore Nike Shoes Like Those at Crime Scene

Witness: Hernandez Wore Nike Shoes Like Those at Crime Scene

Prosecutors in the murder trial of ex-New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez on Tuesday added bits and piec... Read »

Mar 17, 2015
Alaska Cheers Iditarod as Dogs Barrel Toward Nome

Alaska Cheers Iditarod as Dogs Barrel Toward Nome

The party atmosphere surrounding the Iditarod in Nome, Alaska, is often called "Mardi Gras with dogs." This year,... Read »

Mar 17, 2015
49ers LB Chris Borland to Retire, Citing Head Injuries

49ers LB Chris Borland to Retire, Citing Head Injuries

One week after Patrick Willis’ sudden retirement, 49ers linebacker Chris Borland has informed the 49ers he is also... Watch »

Mar 17, 2015
U.Md. Women's Basketball Gets No. 1 Seed

U.Md. Women's Basketball Gets No. 1 Seed

Maryland's reward for going unbeaten in its first Big Ten season is a No. 1 seed in the Spokane Region of the NCAA... Read »

Mar 16, 2015
Tim Tebow Tries Out for Eagles

Tim Tebow Tries Out for Eagles

The Birds are working out Tim Tebow on Monday. The tryout was first reported by ESPN's Adam Schefter. Watch »

Mar 16, 2015
Ex-49er Ray McDonald Sues Woman in Defamation Case

Ex-49er Ray McDonald Sues Woman in Defamation Case

Former San Francisco 49ers defensive lineman Ray McDonald filed a lawsuit on Monday, saying that he’s been unfairly... Watch »

Mar 16, 2015
March Madness: DC, Md., Va. Teams

March Madness: DC, Md., Va. Teams

Aaron Gilchrist breaks down what you need to know about March Madness, especially when it comes to local colleges'... Watch »

Mar 16, 2015
Georgia State Coach Injures Leg in Post-Game Celebration

Georgia State Coach Injures Leg in Post-Game Celebration

George State’s head coach says he may have ruptured his Achilles tendon after celebrating his team’s victory in the... Read »

Mar 16, 2015
Hernandez Murder Trial Enters Its 8th Week

Hernandez Murder Trial Enters Its 8th Week

The murder trial of Aaron Hernandez is entering its eighth week, as prosecutors in Massachusetts continue to build a... Read »

Mar 16, 2015
Selection Sunday: Kentucky, Villanova, Duke, Wisconsin Top Seeded

Selection Sunday: Kentucky, Villanova, Duke, Wisconsin Top Seeded

Kentucky, Villanova, Duke, Wisconsin receive No. 1 seeds in NCAA Tournament. Read »

Mar 15, 2015
UConn Beats Tulsa, 47-42, to Advance to AAC Finals

UConn Beats Tulsa, 47-42, to Advance to AAC Finals

Ryan Boatright scored 21 points and UConn overcame a 10-point second-half deficit Saturday to beat Tulsa 47-42 and... Read »

Mar 15, 2015

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