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Complete coverage of the 2016 Marine Corps Marathon]]>
<![CDATA[Georgetown Women's Soccer Heads to First College Cup]]> Fri, 02 Dec 2016 13:20:51 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000016945510_1200x675_822982211949.jpg
The Hoyas' magical season continues this weekend with the team's first trip to the College Cup, soccer's equivalent of the Final Four. Georgetown takes on USC Friday night at 7:30 p.m.]]>
<![CDATA[Soccer Players Who Missed Doomed Flight Cope With Loss]]> Fri, 02 Dec 2016 08:23:06 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/soccer-plane-crash.jpg
Players of Brazil’s Chapecoense soccer team who did not travel on the ill-fated flight that crashed Monday are suddenly left to mourn their teammates, NBC News reported.“I still have the chance to hug and kiss...

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<![CDATA[LeBron James Is Sports Illustrated's Sportsperson of Year]]> Thu, 01 Dec 2016 13:23:53 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/kingjamesja.jpg
LeBron James delivered on a promise and ended decades of Cleveland sports misery in 2016.For leading the Cavaliers to an NBA title and ending the city's 52-year title drought, James was chosen as Sports...

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<![CDATA[Taking the Plunge: Michael Phelps Looks to Dip Into Tech ]]> Thu, 01 Dec 2016 13:30:06 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/mikemikemike.jpg
Michael Phelps wants to dive into Silicon Valley's investment opportunities as he tries to make the transition from Olympic swimming star and product pitchman to entrepreneur.

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<![CDATA[I Miss Him: Barkley Reveals He and Jordan No Longer Friends]]> Thu, 01 Dec 2016 11:16:09 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/jordanbark.jpg
NBA Hall-of-Famer Charles Barkley gave an interview on the Dan Le Batard radio show this week where he explained, despite a recent photo that had been making the rounds, he and once close pal Michael Jordan have...

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<![CDATA[Groups Hosts Football Camp for Women ]]> Wed, 30 Nov 2016 13:21:43 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000016916473_1200x675_820968515734.jpg
The Women of Washington Redskins will host "A Day in the Life of an NFL Player: Football Camp for Women" this weekend. Jen Welter, the first female coach in the NFL, will be a special guest at the camp.]]>
<![CDATA[Serena Williams on Sexism: Being a Woman Is Not a 'Flaw']]> Wed, 30 Nov 2016 13:26:22 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/serenaserena.jpg
Serena Williams served up another ace. Only this time it was in the form of an open letter about sexism and wage disparity between males and females in sports.The letter, initially written for Porter...

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<![CDATA[Thursday Night Football: Cowboys Go for 11th Straight Win]]> Thu, 01 Dec 2016 13:03:22 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/AP_16330088209607.jpg
Dak Prescott will face as good a pass defense as he has seen all year when the rookie quarterback tries to run the Dallas Cowboys’ winning streak to 11 in-a-row on Thursday Night Football against the Minnesota...

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<![CDATA[Miami Crowd Boos Kaepernick]]> Mon, 28 Nov 2016 02:00:07 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/180*120/KaepernickDolphins.jpg
Playing in Miami on Sunday just days after getting tangled in a "heated" discussion about Fidel Castro with a newspaper reporter, San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick received a "flood of boos" from...

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<![CDATA[Jordan's Medal of Freedom Reaction Sparks New Memes]]> Tue, 22 Nov 2016 19:54:42 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/215*120/mj+tears.png
Michael Jordan may be “more than just an internet meme,” but his emotional reaction to receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom Tuesday became just that.

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<![CDATA[1500M Gold Medalist Centrowitz Eyes Two More Olympics]]> Mon, 21 Nov 2016 19:59:01 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/fdsgsd.JPG
Hometown hero and Olympic gold medal winner Matt Centrowitz said his goal is to compete in two more Olympics.]]>
<![CDATA[Rams' Troy Hill Arrested on Suspicion of DUI After Crash]]> Sat, 19 Nov 2016 22:27:25 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-461456068.jpg
Los Angeles Rams cornerback Troy Hill will be inactive for Sunday's game against Miami after his arrest early Saturday morning.

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<![CDATA[Packers Start Playoff Push Against Washington on SNF]]> Fri, 18 Nov 2016 15:55:27 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Aaron_Rodgers.jpg
Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers can give their playoff chances a big boost by taking down Washington in a playoff rematch on Sunday Night Football (8:30 p.m. Sunday on NBC).Washington is in command of...

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<![CDATA[Cubs' Kris Bryant Wins National League MVP]]> Thu, 17 Nov 2016 18:52:36 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-620749086+cahcorros.jpg
It’s been nearly 20 years since the Chicago Cubs have had a player win the National League MVP award, but that streak came to an end on Thursday as third baseman Kris Bryant won the trophy in convincing...

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<![CDATA[FBI Warns Shoppers to Be Aware of Counterfeit Cubs Gear]]> Thu, 17 Nov 2016 12:17:27 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/AP_186198857579.jpg
The FBI has a suggestion for anyone looking to buy the perfect holiday gift for their favorite Cubs' fan: Be careful.

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<![CDATA[Who's Laughing Now? Durant Jabs Drake After Intentional Bump]]> Thu, 17 Nov 2016 12:15:09 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/durantlaugh.jpg
Chances are Kevin Durant and Drake won't be exchanging holiday greetings if last night's game between the Golden State Warriors and Toronto Raptors was any indication.

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<![CDATA[Nats' Scherzer Wins National League Cy Young Award]]> Wed, 16 Nov 2016 19:05:18 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/20161116+Scherzer.jpg
Max Scherzer of the Washington Nationals has become the sixth pitcher to win the Cy Young Award in both leagues, taking the NL prize by a wide margin.

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