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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.

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 06:53 AM CDT

Slide Continues for White Sox With 2-1 Loss to Tigers

Slide Continues for White Sox With 2-1 Loss to Tigers

Adam Eaton did not want to leave the ballpark. The way he saw it, this game should not have been called.

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 11:26 AM CDT

Olympian Ousted for Pot in 2012 Hopes for Redemption in Rio

Olympian Ousted for Pot in 2012 Hopes for Redemption in Rio

A New Jersey judoka who was expelled from the London 2012 Olympics after he tested positive for marijuana is looking for a second chance in Rio, according to reports. Nick Delpopolo, 27, has trained hard...

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US Sending Record Number of Women to Rio Games

US Sending Record Number of Women to Rio Games

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The United States is sending 292 women to the Summer Olympics— the most women who have ever competed at an Olympics for a single country.

Thursday, Jul 21, 2016 at 09:01 PM CDT

NBA Teams, Players React to All-Star Game Move

NBA Teams, Players React to All-Star Game Move

Caving in to mounting pressure to move the annual event, the NBA joined a growing list of high-profile organizations, businesses and celebrities that have canceled events and pulled business out of North...

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 03:59 AM CDT

Golfers Skip Rio Because No Money Involved

Golfers Skip Rio Because No Money Involved

The head of the Rio de Janeiro Olympics says the world's top four male golfers have withdrawn from the games because there is no money to be won — not because of the Zika virus. Their absence could be a setback...

Thursday, Jul 21, 2016 at 07:19 PM CDT

Franklin, Lochte Facing More Down Time in Rio

Franklin, Lochte Facing More Down Time in Rio

Missy Franklin and Ryan Lochte will be busy in the pool at the Rio Olympics. Just not as busy as they wanted to be. The two popular stars from the U.S. swimming team four years ago in London have just...

Saturday, Jul 23, 2016 at 02:45 PM CDT

Fans in Vegas Miss Olympic Hoops Exhibition Due to Glitch

Fans in Vegas Miss Olympic Hoops Exhibition Due to Glitch

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Thousands of fans expecting to see the U.S. men's Olympic basketball team play against Argentina inside a Las Vegas arena were left outside because of a ticketing snafu.

Saturday, Jul 23, 2016 at 01:15 PM CDT

Brazil Police Arrest Man Suspected of Olympics Attack Plans

Brazil Police Arrest Man Suspected of Olympics Attack Plans

SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazilian police have arrested another man suspected of belonging to a group that allegedly discussed carrying out attacks during the Olympics.

Countdown to Rio

 

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