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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 09:27 AM EDT

Kentucky Derby: Test Your Horse Race Knowledge

Kentucky Derby: Test Your Horse Race Knowledge

The 142nd running of the Kentucky Derby will be held May 7 at Churchill Downs, featuring spectacular hats, plenty of bourbon and some of the fastest thoroughbreds in the world.

Thursday, Apr 28, 2016 at 07:09 PM EDT

Triple Crown Winner Espinoza to Ride Whitmore in Derby

Triple Crown Winner Espinoza to Ride Whitmore in Derby

Victor Espinoza will have a chance for an unprecedented three-peat in the Kentucky Derby, after all. The jockey who won the Derby with California Chrome in 2014 and with eventual Triple Crown winner American...

Friday, Apr 29, 2016 at 08:41 AM EDT

Paralympian From Maryland to Compete in Rio

Paralympian From Maryland to Compete in Rio

Paralympian athlete Tatyana McFadden will compete this summer in the Rio Paralympics. The Russia native born with spina bifida grew up in Maryland after a woman from Clarksville adopted her. As a child, McFadden

Wednesday, Apr 27, 2016 at 06:26 PM EDT

News4 Is Counting Down to the Rio Olympics

News4 Is Counting Down to the Rio Olympics

One hundred days from now, we'll be watching the opening ceremonies of the 2016 Summer Olympics. Storm Team4's Amelia Segal reports on the countdown kickoff from Silver Spring, Maryland.

Wednesday, Apr 27, 2016 at 05:52 PM EDT

100 Days to Rio: Michelle Obama Joins Team USA

100 Days to Rio: Michelle Obama Joins Team USA

News4's Wendy Rieger reports live from Times Square as the countdown to the Rio 2016 Olympics begins. First lady Michelle Obama played with children, and members of the U.S.A. Olympic team spoke.

Wednesday, Apr 27, 2016 at 06:16 PM EDT

US Women's Hoop Team Has UConn Flavor

US Women's Hoop Team Has UConn Flavor

The 2016 U.S. Olympic women’s basketball team will have a strong connection to the University of Connecticut. UConn head women’s basketball coach Geno Auriemma is the head coach of the U.S.

Wednesday, Apr 27, 2016 at 03:01 PM EDT

How the Caps Stack Up Against the Penguins

How the Caps Stack Up Against the Penguins

For the first time since 2009, the Washington Capitals will face the Pittsburgh Penguins in the playoffs. Take a look at how each team's units stack up against one another.

Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 03:54 PM EDT

Visualizing the Olympics: Medal Counts & More

Visualizing the Olympics: Medal Counts & More

Which countries have the most gold medals? And how much does it cost to host an Olympic Games? Get ready for the Rio Olympics – and the answers to those and many other Olympic-related questions – with this...

Tuesday, Apr 26, 2016 at 05:17 PM EDT

Dates, Times Announced for Caps-Pens Playoff Games

Dates, Times Announced for Caps-Pens Playoff Games

The schedule for the second round matchup in the NHL playoffs between the Washington Capitals and the Pittsburgh Penguins has been announced.

Thursday, Apr 28, 2016 at 11:02 AM EDT

Road to Rio: Join in Olympic Fever 100 Days Out

Road to Rio: Join in Olympic Fever 100 Days Out

The Rio Olympics are 100 days off, and the buzz is all about who will represent Team USA. While many athletes have earned their spots and a chance to bring home the gold, others will be vying for a place on the...

Countdown to Rio

 

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