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Monday, May 23, 2016 at 08:03 PM CDT

12-Year-Old Boxer Stuns With 'Michael Jordan-Type Talent'

12-Year-Old Boxer Stuns With 'Michael Jordan-Type Talent'

The highlight of 12-year-old David "Dynamite" Lopez’s life was becoming the country’s No. 1 boxer for his age and weight last year. The scrappy pre-teen now has a chance to win No.

Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 03:51 AM CDT

Katie Ledecky Shies Away From Spotlight

Katie Ledecky Shies Away From Spotlight

When an athlete is poised to become a huge Olympic star, it's only natural to wonder what might come next.

Hosting "Saturday Night Live," perhaps? Maybe a reality show?

Not so with Katie Ledecky.

Monday, May 23, 2016 at 07:25 PM CDT

MLB to Investigate Gay Men's Chorus Anthem Incident

MLB to Investigate Gay Men's Chorus Anthem Incident

Major League Baseball will investigate why a recording of a woman singing the national anthem inadvertently played instead of the San Diego Gay Men’s Chorus at a Saturday Pride Night Padres game. “We are...

Monday, May 23, 2016 at 03:20 PM CDT

First Quarter Report Card: Chicago White Sox

First Quarter Report Card: Chicago White Sox

With a two and a half game lead, the first quarter of the season has gone well for the Chicago White Sox. What has led to the team's resurgence and success so far?

Monday, May 23, 2016 at 03:07 PM CDT

First Quarter Report Card: Chicago Cubs

First Quarter Report Card: Chicago Cubs

The Chicago Cubs are now one quarter of the way through their season, and we're taking a look at what has made this team so successful thus far.

Monday, May 23, 2016 at 01:42 PM CDT

NFL Sought to Influence Study on Brain Injuries: Report

NFL Sought to Influence Study on Brain Injuries: Report

National Football League officials improperly sought to influence a government study on the link between football and brain disease, according to a senior House Democrat in a report issued Monday.

Monday, May 23, 2016 at 04:11 PM CDT

Tom Brady Appeals Reinstated 'Deflategate' Suspension

Tom Brady Appeals Reinstated 'Deflategate' Suspension

Tom Brady's lawyers asked a federal appeals court for a new hearing before an expanded panel of judges, telling them Monday that the principle at stake is not just a silly dispute over underinflated footballs —...

Monday, May 23, 2016 at 09:58 AM CDT

San Diego Gay Men’s Chorus Silenced at Ballpark

San Diego Gay Men’s Chorus Silenced at Ballpark

Controversy brewed at Saturday's San Diego Padres game when a recording of a woman singing the national anthem played instead of the San Diego Gay Men’s Chorus, which had just taken the field to sing on...

Saturday, May 21, 2016 at 09:15 PM CDT

Nyquist Loses for 1st Time, Finishing 3rd in Preakness

Nyquist Loses for 1st Time, Finishing 3rd in Preakness

Doug O'Neill was clapping feverishly as Nyquist charged to the finish line, a Triple Crown still within striking distance. Finally, when it became apparent that Exaggerator had finally gotten the best...

Monday, May 23, 2016 at 05:28 AM CDT
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By Cynthia Andrews

PHOTOS: Preakness Day 2016

Take a look at photos from the 141st annual Preakness Stakes. Known as the second View gallery

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