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Nick Kyrgios at US Open: Naps, Racket Tossing, Rants
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Nick Kyrgios at US Open: Naps, Racket Tossing, Rants

Nick Kyrgios does what he wants and says what he wants on a tennis court, seemingly no matter the ramifications, and amid all the near-napping, cursing and racket smashing, he troubled Andy Murray for moments at the U.S. Open. Read »

Sep 2, 2015
Fighter Ronda Rousey Accepts NJ Marine's Ball Invite

Fighter Ronda Rousey Accepts NJ Marine's Ball Invite

Ronda Rousey said she'd take a night off from kicking and punching to dance and twirl at a Marine Corps Birthday... Watch »

Sep 2, 2015
Venus Williams Achieves Her 'Dream': A College Diploma

Venus Williams Achieves Her 'Dream': A College Diploma

Venus Williams is more than just a star tennis player – she's a college graduate. And unlike those honorary degrees... Read »

Sep 2, 2015
Wrestling Legend Charged in Girlfriend's 1983 Death

Wrestling Legend Charged in Girlfriend's 1983 Death

More than 30 years after the girlfriend of pro wrestling legend Jimmy “Superfly” Snuka died under mysterious... Watch »

Sep 1, 2015
Williams Wins US Open 1st Round After Injured Opponent Stops

Williams Wins US Open 1st Round After Injured Opponent Stops

Even before Serena Williams set foot in Arthur Ashe Stadium on Monday night, her path through the U.S. Read »

Sep 1, 2015
LA Selected as U.S. Candidate for 2024 Olympics

LA Selected as U.S. Candidate for 2024 Olympics

Los Angeles was selected Tuesday as the U.S. bid city for the 2024 Olympics. With Boston bowing out earlier this... Watch »

Sep 2, 2015

Top Sports Photos 2015

Click to see dramatic game action photos from professional football, hockey, basketball, baseball and more. View »

Aug 31, 2015
Sox Fan Buries World Series Champions Hat at Wrigley

Sox Fan Buries World Series Champions Hat at Wrigley

One White Sox fan may have jinxed — or perhaps reverse jinxed — the Cubs this year by burying a Sox treasure at... Read »

Aug 31, 2015
NYC Mayor Goes to All 3 Mets Games — to Root for Red Sox

NYC Mayor Goes to All 3 Mets Games — to Root for Red Sox

He sat in the upper deck, basically unrecognized amid a sea of happy baseball fans. He let out a cheer when the best... Read »

Aug 31, 2015
Cubs Rock Pajamas After No-Hitter

Cubs Rock Pajamas After No-Hitter

The Chicago Cubs were already preparing for a pajama-themed plane ride home from Los Angeles on Sunday night, but... Read »

Aug 31, 2015
Tom Brady Sketch Artist Unveils New Brady Portrait

Tom Brady Sketch Artist Unveils New Brady Portrait

The court artist whose sketch of Tom Brady during the first "Deflategate" civil suit went viral has... Watch »

Aug 31, 2015
Pennsylvania Little League Team Gets Hero's Homecoming

Pennsylvania Little League Team Gets Hero's Homecoming

The victory went to Tokyo, but members of Lewisberry's Red Land Little League team returned to their small community... Read »

Aug 31, 2015
Arrieta Throws No-Hitter in 2-0 Cubs Victory

Arrieta Throws No-Hitter in 2-0 Cubs Victory

The Chicago Cubs were on a four game losing streak, but their best pitcher was at his best Sunday as Jake Arrieta... Read »

Aug 31, 2015
Scott Dixon Wins Fourth IndyCar Season Title

Scott Dixon Wins Fourth IndyCar Season Title

Scott Dixon wins fourth IndyCar season title, beating Juan Pablo Montoya in tiebreaker. Read »

Aug 30, 2015
Tokyo Wins Little League Title Against Pennsylvania

Tokyo Wins Little League Title Against Pennsylvania

Tokyo won the Little League World Series on Sunday, pounding out 22 hits and overcoming an eight-run first-inning... Read »

Aug 30, 2015
Braves Fan Fell to His Death Doing 'Favorite Things': Family

Braves Fan Fell to His Death Doing 'Favorite Things': Family

The Atlanta Braves fan who died after falling from the upper deck at Turner Field during a game was doing what he... Read »

Aug 30, 2015
LA Strikes 2024 Olympic Bid Deal With USOC: Report

LA Strikes 2024 Olympic Bid Deal With USOC: Report

Los Angeles is on track to be America's 2024 Olympic bidder, pending approval by the city council next week, The... Read »

Aug 30, 2015
 Fan Dies After Fall From Upper Deck at Braves Game

Fan Dies After Fall From Upper Deck at Braves Game

A fan died after falling from the upper deck into the lower-level stands at Turner Field on Saturday night during a... Read »

Aug 30, 2015
Pennsylvania Beats Texas 3-2 at Little League World Series

Pennsylvania Beats Texas 3-2 at Little League World Series

Chayton Krauss hit an RBI single to right field to give Lewisberry, Pennsylvania, a 3-2 victory over Pearland... Read »

Aug 29, 2015
IndyCar Racer Justin Wilson Remembered at Race

IndyCar Racer Justin Wilson Remembered at Race

A moment of silence was observed in memory of Justin Wilson prior to the start of the NASCAR Xfinity race at Road... Read »

Aug 29, 2015

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