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Paul George suffers gruesome leg injury on court

Sat Aug 02, 2014

Indiana Pacers star Paul George suffered a serious leg injury during USA Basketball Showcase on Friday night. Full Story

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Golfers to go big to support Wounded Warriors

Thu Jul 31, 2014

On Monday, Aug. 11, the World's Largest Golf Outing will be held simultaneously at more than 120 courses across 26 states, benefiting injured service men and women. Full Story

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No rookie skit leads to haircut at Redskins Camp

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Rookie skits are a Training Camp tradition, so when one Redskins' newcomer didn't have one prepared, his hair paid the price. Full Story

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Teen weightlifter stripped of Commonwealth gold

Fri Aug 01, 2014

A 16-year-old Nigerian weightlifter was stripped of her Commonwealth Games gold medal on Friday because of a positive doping test, a case that raised concerns about how such a young athlete had access to banned substances. Full Story

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Ravens' Rice: His actions 'totally inexcusable'

Fri Aug 01, 2014

Ray Rice stepped to the microphone, took a deep breath and spoke for 17 minutes about what he called "the biggest mistake of his life." Full Story

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Former Redskins defend team name

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Former stars of the Washington Redskins are circling the wagons to defend the team name. Full Story

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Nationals acquire INF Cabrera from Indians

Thu Jul 31, 2014

With Ryan Zimmerman sidelined indefinitely, the Washington Nationals moved swiftly to bolster their infield by acquiring two-time All-Star infielder Asdrubal Cabrera from the Cleveland Indians. Full Story

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Early finish on day 7 of Redskins Camp

Thu Jul 31, 2014

With his crew a little banged up, head coach Jay Gruden called practice early on day 7 of Redskins Training Camp in Richmond. Full Story

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How Twitter forever changed the MLB trade deadline

Fri Aug 01, 2014

With no secret sacred anymore, the Major League Baseball trade deadline drama unfolds in real time on social media. Full Story

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At White House gala, Obama honors Special Olympics

Fri Aug 01, 2014

Singers Katy Perry and Stevie Wonder joined other A-list celebrities, world-famous athletes and American legends who donned their best suits and gowns Thursday as President Barack Obama hosted a White House celebration honoring the Special Olympics. Full Story

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Redskins prepare for visit from Patriots

Fri Aug 01, 2014

As the week drew to a close in Richmond, the Redskins' focus shifted to Monday, when the Patriots join them in Richmond. Full Story

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Man sues Shaquille O'Neal over selfie mockery

Thu Jul 31, 2014

A Michigan man who has a rare genetic disorder that affects his facial features is suing former NBA star Shaquille O'Neal and two others for mocking a selfie he posted online. Full Story

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Cliff Lee leaves start against Nationals in 3rd

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Philadelphia Phillies left-hander Cliff Lee, who recently returned after missing two months with a left elbow strain, left in the third inning of Thursday night's game at Washington. Full Story

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Raiders owner confirms talks with San Antonio

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis confirmed he has met with San Antonio officials but declined to disclose whether he has any interest in relocating the franchise to Texas. Full Story

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Repairing burst Los Angeles main could take days

Fri Aug 01, 2014

Repair crews on Thursday were shoring up a giant hole in the middle of Sunset Boulevard caused by a ruptured pipe, as officials at the water-logged University of California, Los Angeles, continued to assess damage from the 20 million gallons that inundated the campus. Full Story

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Phelps to compete in 4 events at US nationals

Fri Aug 01, 2014

eter freestyle, 100 butterfly, 100 backstroke and 200 individual medley at the meet that begins Wednesday in Irvine, California. Full Story