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Rio '16: After Human Waste Report, Rowers Seek Water Tests
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Rio '16: After Human Waste Report, Rowers Seek Water Tests

The head of the governing body of world rowing said Tuesday he will ask for viral testing at the rowing venue for next year's Rio Olympics, and he expects all other water sports in Rio to follow suit. The move comes after an Associated Press investigation last week showed... Read »

3 hours ago
Bears Projected to Finish Dead Last in NFL

Bears Projected to Finish Dead Last in NFL

For fans hoping that the Chicago Bears would experience an upturn in fortune thanks to John Fox, the results of... Read »

Aug 4, 2015
Packers' Andrew Quarless Late to Training Camp After Daughter's Death

Packers' Andrew Quarless Late to Training Camp After Daughter's Death

A Packers' player has opened up about why he missed the first few days of training camp. Read »

Aug 3, 2015
Hroniss Grasu Discusses Hockey, Kings at Training Camp

Hroniss Grasu Discusses Hockey, Kings at Training Camp

Chicago Bears players like Kyle Long have jumped on the Blackhawks bandwagon, but Long's former college teammate... Read »

Aug 3, 2015
Jeffery Misses Bears' Monday Practice

Jeffery Misses Bears' Monday Practice

The Chicago Bears' receiving corps is already dealing with some depth issues with Kevin White's injury struggles... Read »

Aug 3, 2015
Jimmy Butler Takes on Michael Jordan in Shooting Contest

Jimmy Butler Takes on Michael Jordan in Shooting Contest

If you’ve ever wondered who would win in a shootout between Jimmy “Buckets” and Michael Jordan, well, that question... Read »

Aug 3, 2015

Top Sports Photos 2015

Click to see dramatic game action photos from professional football, hockey, basketball, baseball and more. View »

Aug 3, 2015
U.S. Teen Swimmer Katie Ledecky Breaks Own World Record

U.S. Teen Swimmer Katie Ledecky Breaks Own World Record

Katie Ledecky touched the wall, turned around, spit out some water, curled her mouth into a big smile and began... Read »

Aug 3, 2015
Matt Kenseth Stretches His Fuel and Steals a Win at Pocono

Matt Kenseth Stretches His Fuel and Steals a Win at Pocono

Matt Kenseth stretched his fuel and zipped past the fading leaders in the final thrilling laps Sunday to win the... Watch »

Aug 3, 2015
Larry Lucchino Out as Red Sox CEO

Larry Lucchino Out as Red Sox CEO

Sam Kennedy is Lucchino's choice to take over as president. Watch »

Aug 2, 2015
'I Love This Water': Surfer With Disabilities Inspires Beachgoers

'I Love This Water': Surfer With Disabilities Inspires Beachgoers

Solomon-Coombs was born with various neurological disorders and was diagnosed with Asperger's syndrome, a form of... Watch »

Aug 1, 2015
Rousey Crushes Correia in 34-Second UFC Title Defense

Rousey Crushes Correia in 34-Second UFC Title Defense

Ronda Rousey defended her bantamweight title by knocking out Bethe Correia only 34 seconds into the first round... Read »

Aug 2, 2015
Blaney Sets Iowa Speedway Record in NASCAR Xfinity Win

Blaney Sets Iowa Speedway Record in NASCAR Xfinity Win

Ryan Blaney survived four cautions in the last 24 laps to win the NASCAR Xfinity U.S. Cellular 250 at the Iowa... Read »

Aug 1, 2015
Jeff Gordon to Wave Goodbye to Winless Races in Final Season

Jeff Gordon to Wave Goodbye to Winless Races in Final Season

Jeff Gordon's request for a low-key farewell tour has mostly been respected, though the four-time NASCAR champion... Read »

Aug 1, 2015
Kyle Busch Wins Again, Taking Checkered Flag at Pocono

Kyle Busch Wins Again, Taking Checkered Flag at Pocono

Busch's return to the Truck Series was a triumphant one, pulling away on the final laps Saturday to win at Pocono... Read »

Aug 1, 2015
Kyle Long Rides in Style on New Tricycle at Bears Camp

Kyle Long Rides in Style on New Tricycle at Bears Camp

Chicago Bears training camp has a parking lot full of expensive sports cars, but Kyle Long has found his own unique... Read »

Aug 1, 2015
Bears Training Camp News and Notes: Day Three

Bears Training Camp News and Notes: Day Three

Day three of training camp is in the books for the Chicago Bears, and we have a recap of all the happenings in... Read »

Aug 1, 2015
Long, Bushrod Limited in Bears' First Padded Practice

Long, Bushrod Limited in Bears' First Padded Practice

The Chicago Bears' offensive line had a couple of absences to deal with during Saturday's training camp practice, as... Read »

Aug 1, 2015
Kenny Wallace Preps for Final NASCAR Race

Kenny Wallace Preps for Final NASCAR Race

Kenny Wallace has made more starts in NASCAR's second-tier circuit than anyone — and yet he might be known more for... Read »

Aug 1, 2015
Sailing Governing Body Will Start Testing for Viruses in Rio

Sailing Governing Body Will Start Testing for Viruses in Rio

The governing body of world sailing says it will start doing its own independent testing for viruses in Rio's... Read »

Aug 1, 2015

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