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Britain's Chris Froome Wins Tour de France

Britain's Chris Froome Wins Tour de France

Resplendent in yellow and riding a canary yellow bike, Chris Froome won his second Tour de France in three years on... Read »

Jul 26, 2015
Reggie Jackson Apologizes to Fans for Profane Outburst

Reggie Jackson Apologizes to Fans for Profane Outburst

New York Yankees great Reggie Jackson says he's sorry for using profanity in public after a confrontation with an... Read »

Jul 27, 2015
Car Escapes Police Gunfire at Tour de France in Paris

Car Escapes Police Gunfire at Tour de France in Paris

Police fired at a car as it tried to smash through a security barrier set up for the finals of the Tour de France... Read »

Jul 26, 2015
Surfer Catches A Wave On Fire

Surfer Catches A Wave On Fire

Jamie O'Brien got the idea to surf while on fire from Instagram. Watch »

Jul 25, 2015
WATCH: Surfer Rides Wave While On Fire

WATCH: Surfer Rides Wave While On Fire

Pro surfer sets himself ablaze and rides a wave Read »

Jul 25, 2015
Michelle Obama, Celebrities Open Special Olympics in LA

Michelle Obama, Celebrities Open Special Olympics in LA

Seven thousand athletes representing 177 countries will gather to kick off the Special Olympics at the Los Angeles... Watch »

Jul 27, 2015
Kyle Busch Uses Late Pass to Capture Indy's Xfinity Race

Kyle Busch Uses Late Pass to Capture Indy's Xfinity Race

Kyle Busch spent the last 10 laps desperately chasing Ryan Blaney. Read »

Jul 25, 2015
Phillies' Cole Hamels Pitches No-Hitter Against Cubs

Phillies' Cole Hamels Pitches No-Hitter Against Cubs

Phillies pitcher Cole Hamels pitched a no-hitter against the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field Saturday afternoon in... Watch »

Jul 25, 2015
NASCAR Drivers Adjusting to New Rules Package at Brickyard

NASCAR Drivers Adjusting to New Rules Package at Brickyard

NASCAR, in its effort to improve the on-track product, is using four track-specific aerodynamic packages to see what... Read »

Jul 25, 2015
2020 Tokyo Olympics Emblem Has Been Revealed

2020 Tokyo Olympics Emblem Has Been Revealed

Japanese organizers revealed the emblem of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics on Friday, five years to the day before the... Watch »

Jul 24, 2015
Seau's Family Not Invited to Speak at HOF Induction

Seau's Family Not Invited to Speak at HOF Induction

Junior Seau's family will not be invited to speak when the linebacker is inducted into the NFL's Professional... Read »

Jul 24, 2015
Curry Wishes 'Happy Birthday' to Boy Fighting Cancer

Curry Wishes 'Happy Birthday' to Boy Fighting Cancer

Hundreds of birthday cards arrived last weekend for a nine-year-old Texas boy fighting a rare type of cancer. Read »

Jul 24, 2015
Electronic Sports League to Begin Random Drug Tests

Electronic Sports League to Begin Random Drug Tests

The e-sports organization plans to work with the World Anti-Doping Agency to create and enforce rules surrounding... Read »

Jul 23, 2015
Union Offered NFL Settlement on Tom Brady Suspension: AP Source

Union Offered NFL Settlement on Tom Brady Suspension: AP Source

The players' union has proposed a settlement on Tom Brady's four-game suspension last week, but has not gotten a... Read »

Jul 23, 2015
U.S. Requests Extradition of Former FIFA VP

U.S. Requests Extradition of Former FIFA VP

The U.S. formally requested the extradition Wednesday of Trinidad and Tobago lawmaker Jack Warner, the former FIFA... Read »

Jul 22, 2015
Patrick Kane Distracted by Taylor Swift at Hawks Game

Patrick Kane Distracted by Taylor Swift at Hawks Game

Chicago Blackhawks winger Patrick Kane has earned the nickname "Showtime," but a brush with a big-time... Read »

Jul 22, 2015
Ex-ESPN Personality Bill Simmons Heading to HBO

Ex-ESPN Personality Bill Simmons Heading to HBO

The man formerly known as "The Boston Sports Guy" is set to join HBO, according to the New York Times. Read »

Jul 22, 2015
WATCH: Young Hawks Fan Surprises Team at Convention

WATCH: Young Hawks Fan Surprises Team at Convention

The Chicago Blackhawks made a 16-year old fan's dream come true by having her meet Patrick Sharp and attend a game... Read »

Jul 21, 2015
'World's Largest' Corn Maze Features Epic Hawks Design

'World's Largest' Corn Maze Features Epic Hawks Design

The “world’s largest” corn maze now has a design fit for champions. Watch »

Jul 21, 2015
Cutler Draws Negative Reaction in New Quarterback Ranking

Cutler Draws Negative Reaction in New Quarterback Ranking

A new ranking of the NFL's quarterback by league insiders will do little to change the minds of Jay Cutler haters... Read »

Jul 21, 2015
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