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Jack Whitaker, Legendary Hall of Fame Broadcaster, Dead at 95 National Jack Whitaker, Legendary Hall of Fame Broadcaster, Dead at 95 , 9:21am, August 19

NEW YORK (AP) — Jack Whitaker, whose Hall of Fame broadcasting career ranged from the first Super Bowl to Secretariat's…

Tennis Star Fined Over $100,000 for… Cursing? National Tennis Star Fined Over $100,000 for… Cursing? , 5:28pm, August 15

MASON, Ohio (AP) — Nick Kyrgios was fined $113,000 by the ATP for expletive-filled outbursts in which he smashed rackets,…

Man Dies After Taco-Eating Contest at California Baseball Game National Man Dies After Taco-Eating Contest at California Baseball Game , 3:21pm, August 14

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a man died shortly after competing in a taco-eating contest at a minor league…

Maddy Freking, the First LLWS Girl in 5 Years, is the Real Deal National Maddy Freking, the First LLWS Girl in 5 Years, is the Real Deal , 2:21pm, August 14

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Maddy Freking's left foot points back toward home plate as she assumes her stance inside…

Mike Tyson Smokes $40,000 of Weed a Month, Which Sounds Way Too High National Mike Tyson Smokes $40,000 of Weed a Month, Which Sounds Way Too High , Senior Staff Writer 12:06pm, August 14

Mike Tyson was once known as "The Baddest Man on the Planet." He more than lived up to that nickname…

U.S. Athlete Cites Gun Control, Trump After National Anthem Protest National U.S. Athlete Cites Gun Control, Trump After National Anthem Protest , 10:00am, August 12

LIMA, Peru (AP) — Two Americans used their medal-winning moments at the Pan American Games to draw attention to social…

Simone Biles Blasts USA Gymnastics: “They Couldn’t Do One Damn Job” National Simone Biles Blasts USA Gymnastics: “They Couldn’t Do One Damn Job” , 6:06pm, August 7

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The mix of rage, disappointment and grief are still there. Just under the surface. And…

Grown Man Fractures Boy’s Skull for “Disrespecting” National Anthem National Grown Man Fractures Boy’s Skull for “Disrespecting” National Anthem , Senior Staff Writer 1:48pm, August 7

Political arguments have become more ridiculous than this woman explaining what 'miles per hour' really means. Everywhere you look, people…

Olympic Legend Carl Lewis: “We Have a Racist President” National Olympic Legend Carl Lewis: “We Have a Racist President” , 11:38am, August 6

LIMA, Peru (AP) — Nine-time Olympic gold medalist Carl Lewis said Monday that female athletes deserve fair and equal pay…

Equal Pay? U.S. Soccer Reveals Women Make More Money Than Men National Equal Pay? U.S. Soccer Reveals Women Make More Money Than Men , 7:50pm, July 29

U.S. Soccer says the players on the World Cup champion women's national team were paid more than their male counterparts…

U.S. Women’s National Team to Earn $2,000 a Day for Olympic Training National U.S. Women’s National Team to Earn $2,000 a Day for Olympic Training , 10:34am, July 29

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Sue Bird and Diana Taurasi want their USA Basketball legacy to be more than just winning…

Long Before Kaepernick, Jackie Robinson Said: “I Cannot Stand and Sing the Anthem” National Long Before Kaepernick, Jackie Robinson Said: “I Cannot Stand and Sing the Anthem” , 4:40pm, July 25

Each and every year, like clockwork, Major League Baseball celebrates April 15 more than the your local accountant does for…

Lazy Umpire Needs His Eyes Checked After This Terrible Call National Lazy Umpire Needs His Eyes Checked After This Terrible Call , 12:05pm, July 25

There are bad calls, and then there are inexplicably bad calls. This one falls in the latter category. Fultondale (AL)…

Texas Man, 26, Poses as HS Basketball Player and Gropes Young Girl National Texas Man, 26, Poses as HS Basketball Player and Gropes Young Girl , 10:07am, July 24

DALLAS (AP) — A 26-year-old man was sentenced to probation Tuesday after pleading guilty to posing as a 17-year-old student…

23 Years Ago, Kerri Strug Stuck the Landing and Became an American Hero National 23 Years Ago, Kerri Strug Stuck the Landing and Became an American Hero , 12:58pm, July 23

Before gymnasts Simone Biles, Gabby Douglas, and Aly Raisman dominated the past two Olympic Games, establishing USA Gymnastics as the…

ESPN Reminds Employees to Not Talk Politics After Trump Attack National ESPN Reminds Employees to Not Talk Politics After Trump Attack , 10:24am, July 22

NEW YORK (AP) — ESPN is making sure that its employees know there is not change in the network's policy…

What’s the Most Popular Sport in All 50 States? Here’s Your Answer College Basketball What’s the Most Popular Sport in All 50 States? Here’s Your Answer , 4:51pm, July 19

No matter where you live in the United States, sports are a part of every community. Although some prefer football…

Watch This Young Girl Use a Slingbow to Pull Out Her Tooth in Slow Motion National Watch This Young Girl Use a Slingbow to Pull Out Her Tooth in Slow Motion , 2:25pm, July 19

This girl is seriously awesome. Her name is Alexis Davidson, and she is an 11-year-old who pulled out her tooth…

Drunk Golfer in Goofy Pants Gets Head Stuck in a Trash Can National Drunk Golfer in Goofy Pants Gets Head Stuck in a Trash Can , 4:22pm, July 17

Drinking gives you confidence. Drinking too much gives you confidence to do stupid things -- like stick your head in…

Maddy Freking, the First LLWS Girl in 5 Years, is the Real Deal National Maddy Freking, the First LLWS Girl in 5 Years, is the Real Deal , 2:21pm, August 14

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Maddy Freking's left foot points back toward home plate as she assumes her stance inside…

Softball vs. Baseball: Which Sport is Actually Harder to Play? National Softball vs. Baseball: Which Sport is Actually Harder to Play? , Senior Staff Writer 11:00am, July 9

Growing up, you probably played either softball or baseball in your town's youth leagues. Heck, even as adults you've likely…

What’s the Most Popular Sport in All 50 States? Here’s Your Answer College Basketball What’s the Most Popular Sport in All 50 States? Here’s Your Answer , 4:51pm, July 19

No matter where you live in the United States, sports are a part of every community. Although some prefer football…

Mike Tyson Smokes $40,000 of Weed a Month, Which Sounds Way Too High National Mike Tyson Smokes $40,000 of Weed a Month, Which Sounds Way Too High , Senior Staff Writer 12:06pm, August 14

Mike Tyson was once known as "The Baddest Man on the Planet." He more than lived up to that nickname…

Rugby Guy Smacks Dislocated Knee Back in Place, Keeps Being 100% Man National Rugby Guy Smacks Dislocated Knee Back in Place, Keeps Being 100% Man , Senior Staff Writer 2:32pm, June 28

I don't watch much rugby. Chances are, neither do you. I mean, it's just not a popular American sport. Sure,…

“Get the F*** Out Now”: Hockey Coach Destroys Anthem Protests in Viral Video National “Get the F*** Out Now”: Hockey Coach Destroys Anthem Protests in Viral Video , Senior Staff Writer 11:59am, July 10

It's been almost three years since former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick first knelt during the national anthem protesting…

WATCH: American Flag Carelessly Dropped During U.S. Soccer Celebration National WATCH: American Flag Carelessly Dropped During U.S. Soccer Celebration , Senior Staff Writer 3:54pm, July 8

What the U.S. Women's Soccer Team did at the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup was nothing short of the greatest single…

23 Years Ago, Kerri Strug Stuck the Landing and Became an American Hero National 23 Years Ago, Kerri Strug Stuck the Landing and Became an American Hero , 12:58pm, July 23

Before gymnasts Simone Biles, Gabby Douglas, and Aly Raisman dominated the past two Olympic Games, establishing USA Gymnastics as the…

This Map Shows the Best College Town in All 50 States College Basketball This Map Shows the Best College Town in All 50 States , 4:02pm, July 8

What makes a college town great? Better yet, what makes it special? Is it the school, the sports teams everyone…

Olympic Legend Carl Lewis: “We Have a Racist President” National Olympic Legend Carl Lewis: “We Have a Racist President” , 11:38am, August 6

LIMA, Peru (AP) — Nine-time Olympic gold medalist Carl Lewis said Monday that female athletes deserve fair and equal pay…

Man Dies After Taco-Eating Contest at California Baseball Game National Man Dies After Taco-Eating Contest at California Baseball Game , 3:21pm, August 14

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a man died shortly after competing in a taco-eating contest at a minor league…

Is This Eating Champion’s Workout Routine Gross, Genius or Both? National Is This Eating Champion’s Workout Routine Gross, Genius or Both? , Senior Staff Writer 4:33pm, July 3

Joey Chestnut is an American hero. It's weird putting those words together knowing the San Jose, California resident is only…

Grown Man Fractures Boy’s Skull for “Disrespecting” National Anthem National Grown Man Fractures Boy’s Skull for “Disrespecting” National Anthem , Senior Staff Writer 1:48pm, August 7

Political arguments have become more ridiculous than this woman explaining what 'miles per hour' really means. Everywhere you look, people…

President Trump Condemns U.S. Soccer Captain’s Anthem Protest at World Cup National President Trump Condemns U.S. Soccer Captain’s Anthem Protest at World Cup , Senior Staff Writer 11:00am, June 25

Soccer star Megan Rapinoe's Christian family raised her in a conservative town in Northern California, right across the street from…

Simone Biles Blasts USA Gymnastics: “They Couldn’t Do One Damn Job” National Simone Biles Blasts USA Gymnastics: “They Couldn’t Do One Damn Job” , 6:06pm, August 7

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The mix of rage, disappointment and grief are still there. Just under the surface. And…

U.S. Athlete Cites Gun Control, Trump After National Anthem Protest National U.S. Athlete Cites Gun Control, Trump After National Anthem Protest , 10:00am, August 12

LIMA, Peru (AP) — Two Americans used their medal-winning moments at the Pan American Games to draw attention to social…

Texas Little Leaguer Takes Nasty Home Plate Collision Like a Champ MLB Texas Little Leaguer Takes Nasty Home Plate Collision Like a Champ , 1:22pm, July 10

This wasn't just a collision. This was a home plate assault. The poor kid hardly has any time to brace…