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Jul. 26, 2014 @ 09:49 PM

Big day for Braves fans at Hall ceremony

Trio of great players, managers to enter Hall of Fame on Sunday.


Jul. 26, 2014 @ 09:42 PM

Who they are, what they did to enter Hall of Fame

Biographical capsules of Sunday's inductees to baseball's Hall of Fame.


Jul. 26, 2014 @ 09:32 PM

Stewart anticipates being ready for opener

Jonathan Stewart is expected to miss about two weeks of training camp.


Jul. 26, 2014 @ 09:32 PM

Harvick collects pole for Brickyard 400

Harvick, Jeff Gordon and Brad Keselowski swept the top three spots in Brickyard 400 qualifying.


Jul. 26, 2014 @ 09:30 PM

Italian poised to finish off Tour de France

Vincenzo Nibali confirmed he will win the Tour de France after another impressive ride in a dramatic penultimate stage on Saturday.


Jul. 26, 2014 @ 12:34 AM

Tampa Bay wins 8th straight, clipping Bosox

David Price and the Tampa Bay Rays are on quite a roll. Price won his sixth start in a row, Evan Longoria hit a three-run double, and the Rays earned their eighth straight victory by beating the Boston Red Sox 6-4 on Friday night.


Jul. 26, 2014 @ 12:26 AM

Fan Fest in Charlotte signals NFL season on horizon

Coach Ron Rivera said the Panthers will take it slow with Cam Newton, making sure to avoid any potential setbacks. Newton said that while his surgically repaired ankle is getting better, it's not completely healed. The Pro Bowl player participated in his first full practice Friday night at Fan Fest since undergoing surgery in March.


Jul. 26, 2014 @ 12:22 AM

Lineup for baseball Hall of Fame is packed

Hall of Fame weekend in Cooperstown is always big, but this year it is a little bit bigger. Here's a capsule look at this year's star-studded lineup. Coming later online are respective stories on the managers and the players.


Jul. 26, 2014 @ 12:16 AM

Russia still on go for 2018 World Cup

FIFA rejected calls to move the 2018 World Cup from Russia, saying the tournament "can achieve positive change."


Jul. 24, 2014 @ 09:02 PM

NASCAR returns to Brickyard

Dale Jarrett loved his win so much he had to celebrate it with a kiss.His impromptu smooch with the bricks in 1996 has blossomed into a tradition for drivers of all series when they win at the famed Brickyard. It's time to pucker up again: NASCAR runs its 21st Sprint Cup race Sunday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.