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Handball: What You've Missed Since London

Handball: What You've Missed Since London

On the men's side, France returns to the Olympics seeking a third straight Olympic gold medal. With a typically loaded squad, the French also boast three International Handball Federation World Player of...

4 hours ago

Leonard Floyd Carted Off Field at Bears Practice

Leonard Floyd Carted Off Field at Bears Practice

Chicago Bears training camp is kicking off on Thursday, and there's already bad news on the horizon as Leonard Floyd left practice early.

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By Emily Holzknecht

Top NCAA Athletes Competing Against Team USA

Some of the best current and former college athletes will be competing at the...View gallery

  • Jahvid Best
  • Andrew Bogut
  • Matthew Dellavedova
Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 at 08:14 AM CDT

Russell Adds Slam as Cubs Beat Sox 8-1

Russell Adds Slam as Cubs Beat Sox 8-1

Javier Baez hit a tiebreaking two-run homer deep into Wrigley's Field's left bleachers in the seventh, Addison Russell added a grand slam in a five-run eighth and the Chicago Cubs beat the White Sox 8-1...

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 08:35 PM CDT

Who Is... Kayla Harrison

Who Is... Kayla Harrison

In her first Olympic appearance, Harrison won gold at the London Games in 2012. In doing so, she became the first American to ever earn an Olympic gold medal in judo. Harrison also attended the 2008 Beijing...

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 08:41 PM CDT

Serbian Men, U.S. Women Favored for Olympic Water Polo Gold

Serbian Men, U.S. Women Favored for Olympic Water Polo Gold

CHICAGO (AP) — It's Andrija Prlainovic and Serbia on the men's side, and Maggie Steffens and the U.S. for the women's tournament.

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 08:35 PM CDT

20th Anniversary: 'Home Alone' Actress Competes in Olympics

20th Anniversary: 'Home Alone' Actress Competes in Olympics

It’s been 20 years since the Atlanta Olympics, so let’s take a trip back in time.

Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 at 08:16 AM CDT

Fencer to Make History by Wearing Hijab in Rio Games

Fencer to Make History by Wearing Hijab in Rio Games

Athletes competing in the 2016 Rio Olympics share a common goal: to leave Brazil with a medal. But fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad also sees the games as an opportunity to teach Americans about the Muslim faith.

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 08:56 PM CDT

Illinois Gymnasts Score Ticket to 2016 Rio Olympic Games

Illinois Gymnasts Score Ticket to 2016 Rio Olympic Games

In a northern Chicago suburb is a gymnastics center that holds a sisterhood of women headed to the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 06:44 PM CDT

Chicago Red Stars Player Renews Love for Sport in Sweden

Chicago Red Stars Player Renews Love for Sport in Sweden

Some athletes thrive under pressure. Soccer player Christen Press was one of those athletes.

Countdown to Rio

 

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