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Saturday, Jul 23, 2016 at 05:32 PM CDT

WNBA Withdraws Fines for Players Protesting Shootings

WNBA Withdraws Fines for Players Protesting Shootings

The WNBA has withdrawn its fines for teams that showed support of citizens and police involved in recent shootings by wearing black warmup shirts before games.

Saturday, Jul 23, 2016 at 11:22 AM CDT

New Orleans Is Favorite to Land NBA All-Star Game

New Orleans Is Favorite to Land NBA All-Star Game

As the NBA looks for a new home for the 2017 All-Star Game, cities are lining up with open arms to welcome LeBron James, Stephen Curry and the hundred million or so dollars the festivities would bring to...

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 06:22 PM CDT

Dexter Fowler Returns to Cubs' Lineup Friday Night

Dexter Fowler Returns to Cubs' Lineup Friday Night

After missing a month with a hamstring injury, Dexter Fowler will return to the Chicago Cubs' lineup on Friday when the team takes on the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park.

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 09:31 PM CDT

Conor Dwyer Looks to Complete 'Unfinished Business' in Rio

Conor Dwyer Looks to Complete 'Unfinished Business' in Rio

When Conor Dwyer heads to a meet there’s one thing his family said he always looks for.

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FINA Rules 7 Russians Ineligible for Olympics Because of Doping Violations

FINA Rules 7 Russians Ineligible for Olympics Because of Doping Violations

Swimming governing body FINA has ruled seven Russian swimmers ineligible to compete at the Olympics, including three it says were linked to recent allegations of a major doping cover-up by Russian authorities.

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Olympic Canoe/kayak Slalom Preview: A Guide to Whitewater Racing in Rio

Olympic Canoe/kayak Slalom Preview: A Guide to Whitewater Racing in Rio

Whitewater churns into foam as double-ended paddles windmill one-person boats into position. The paddles go up in the air as the boats slide through red or green gates, then the furious wind milling begins...

2 hours ago

Boos to Cheers: Durant Heads Home to Oakland With Team USA

Boos to Cheers: Durant Heads Home to Oakland With Team USA

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Even in a jersey with "USA" on the chest, Kevin Durant got some boos at Staples Center on Sunday night.

2 hours ago

Martha Karolyi to Sell Training Camp to USA Gymnastics

Martha Karolyi to Sell Training Camp to USA Gymnastics

The face at the top of U.S. women's gymnastics will change next month when longtime national team coordinator Martha Karolyi retires following the Summer Olympics.

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 04:06 PM CDT

Tillman Officially Retires as a Member of the Bears

Tillman Officially Retires as a Member of the Bears

The Chicago Bears said goodbye to one of the best players in franchise history on Friday as Charles Tillman signed a one-day deal to retire as a member of the team.

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 11:43 AM CDT

Trailblazing Coach Dennis Green Dies at 67

Trailblazing Coach Dennis Green Dies at 67

Dennis Green, a trailblazing coach that led teams at both the collegiate and professional level, passed away Thursday at the age of 67.

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