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Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 10:53 AM CDT

Golden Moment: Jesse Owens Shines in Hitler's Germany

Golden Moment: Jesse Owens Shines in Hitler's Germany

Jesse Owens claimed four Olympic gold medals in Berlin, in the 100 meters, 200 meters, 4x100 relay and the long jump. Owens tied the world record in the 100 meters and set world records in the 200 meters...

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 10:54 AM CDT

Golden Moment: Michael Johnson's Double Gold

Golden Moment: Michael Johnson's Double Gold

The moment has been immortalized in Olympic history. Michael Johnson, backpedaling, his arms outstretched and his mouth agape, gold sneakers — the image of a man reveling in triumph and accomplishment.

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 10:50 AM CDT

Meet Team USA: Athletes to Watch in Rio

Meet Team USA: Athletes to Watch in Rio

Michael Phelps is a household name. In the next month, Simone Biles may become one. Phelps, who with 22 medals is the most decorated Olympian of all time, has dominated four Olympics and come out of retirement...

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 02:30 PM CDT

Roger Federer Says He Is Out of Rio Olympics, Done for Year

Roger Federer Says He Is Out of Rio Olympics, Done for Year

Roger Federer is sitting out the rest of this season, including the Rio de Janeiro Olympics and U.S. Open, to protect his surgically repaired left knee.

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 07:25 AM CDT

White Sox Beat Cubs 5-4 on Saladino's Single

White Sox Beat Cubs 5-4 on Saladino's Single

Tyler Saladino held out his arms as the Chicago White Sox poured out of the dugout to mob him near second base.

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 02:15 PM CDT

All 11 Russian Judokas Approved to Compete in Rio

All 11 Russian Judokas Approved to Compete in Rio

The International Judo Federation says it has approved Russia's judo team to compete at the Olympics.

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 11:35 AM CDT

Sale Apologizes to Fans: 'I Have Regret'

Sale Apologizes to Fans: 'I Have Regret'

White Sox ace Chris Sale told MLB.com on Monday he got upset with the team when he felt it placed more emphasis on a promotion than winning.

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 06:25 AM CDT

New Game-Day Concussion Protocol for NFL

New Game-Day Concussion Protocol for NFL

The NFL and the players association have announced a new policy regarding game-day concussion protocol and discipline for clubs that violate the procedure. Under the new policy jointly announced Monday, the NFL...

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 at 03:44 PM CDT

Chapman Issues Statement on Domestic Violence Allegations

Chapman Issues Statement on Domestic Violence Allegations

The Chicago Cubs officially acquired reliever Aroldis Chapman from the New York Yankees on Monday, and both the team and pitcher issued statements about the concerns surrounding domestic abuse allegations...

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 05:22 AM CDT

Japanese Buddhist Priest Goes for Gold in Rio

Japanese Buddhist Priest Goes for Gold in Rio

When he's not chanting and living the austere life of a Buddhist priest, Kazuki Yazawa contemplates Olympic gold. The 27-year-old Yazawa will represent Japan in canoe slalom at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics where...

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