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'South Park' tackles Redskins' name controversy (Video)

Mon Sep 22, 2014

The popular Comedy Central show, "South Park" took aim at the Redskins' name in an ad that aired during Sunday's Redskins-Eagles game. Full Story

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Redskins' Hall hurts Achilles tendon

Sun Sep 21, 2014

The Washington Redskins lost two members of their secondary on Sunday, cornerback DeAngelo Hall and safety Duke Ihenacho, with Hall's injury appearing the most serious. Full Story

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Hopeful Nats fans try to catch playoff tickets

Mon Sep 22, 2014

Many offices in the D.C. area were filled with frantic typing around 10 a.m. Monday. That's because Washington National's fans were trying to snap up playoff tickets. Full Story

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Damascus avenges loss to Quince Orchard

Mon Sep 22, 2014

One of the smallest schools in the division below their Montgomery County rivals, Damascus plays the big little brother to Quince Orchard. Full Story

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Native Americans seek dismissal of Redskins' suit

Mon Sep 22, 2014

Five Native Americans asked a federal judge Monday to dismiss a lawsuit the Washington Redskins filed against them over the team's nickname. Full Story

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Former Titans kicker Bironas killed in car crash

Mon Sep 22, 2014

Rob Bironas, who worked his way through odd jobs and the Arena Football League before becoming one of the NFL's most accurate kickers, died in a car crash. He was 36. Full Story

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Olympian leaves hockey career to join police force

Mon Sep 22, 2014

When her teammates arrive for hockey training camp, Meghan Agosta will be reporting elsewhere. She'll be going to the Justice Institute of British Columbia -- with her badge and gun. Full Story

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Survive and advance in college football, sort of

Mon Sep 22, 2014

albeit a very small one for the four-team playoff -- the mantra of the NCAA basketball tournament is seeping its way into fall Saturdays: Survive and advance. Full Story

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Owner: 'No misinformation' by Ravens on Rice

Mon Sep 22, 2014

Baltimore Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti refuted a report suggesting he and other team officials tried to persuade the NFL to be lenient on Ray Rice after the running back was arrested in February for knocking out his then-fiancee in an Atlantic City elevator. Full Story

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US canoeist wins gold at world championships

Mon Sep 22, 2014

Canoeist Fabien Lefevre (FAY'-bee-en lah-FERV') is America's first gold medalist in a world whitewater slalom event in 12 years. Full Story

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NFL Today, Week 3

Sun Sep 21, 2014

) at N.Y. Jets (1-1), 8:30 p.m. ET, ESPN. The Bears, coming off an impressive comeback win over the 49ers, play their second consecutive prime-time game as they travel to MetLife Stadium and face Rex Ryan and the Jets. Full Story

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Goodell: 'Same mistakes can never be repeated'

Sun Sep 21, 2014

More defiant than contrite, Roger Goodell announced no sweeping changes in his first public statements in more than a week of turmoil surrounding the NFL's handling of players accused of crimes. Full Story

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No. 4 Oklahoma thrives in test at West Virginia

Sun Sep 21, 2014

Playing a long stretch of games away from home doesn't stir great concern for Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops and his players. Full Story

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Sprint car driver killed in Wisconsin

Sun Sep 21, 2014

Sprint car driver Scott Semmelmann was killed in a wreck during practice for a race Saturday night at Beaver Dam Raceway. Full Story

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Oritz hits 2 HRs as Red Sox beat Orioles 5-3

Fri Sep 19, 2014

Whether they're winning the World Series or stuck in last place, the Boston Red Sox can almost always count on getting the best out of David Ortiz. Full Story

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NFL Forecasts for Week 3

Sun Sep 21, 2014

The last days of summer weather continue through Week 3 as Lauryn Ricketts brings her predictions for the NFL slate this weekend. Full Story