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In one of the year’s wildest games, Nats fall one rally short in 15-14 loss to Brewers
08/18/2019 1:19am

Sean Doolittle gives up three home runs in the ninth, and five innings later things finally end after Eric Thamess two-run blast.

Redskins’ 53-man roster projection: Wide receiver Robert Davis makes his case
08/16/2019 10:59am

NFL teams must cut down to 53-man rosters in two weeks. Heres how things could shake out for the Redskins.

Pete Carroll is the NFL’s oldest head coach. You wouldn’t know it by watching him.
08/15/2019 10:58am

The leagues coaches keep getting younger, but Carrolls message of positivity complete with pickup basketball and dance-offs is still at work for the Seahawks.

Mystics swat away injury bug, become first team to clinch a spot in the WNBA playoffs
08/17/2019 6:37am

Late-season injuries have derailed the Mystics in seasons past. Not this year.

Sue Bird and Diana Taurasi weren’t satisfied with USA Basketball’s schedule. So they changed it.
08/16/2019 6:30am

The new program is aimed at increasing competition and generating exposure before the Olympics, and it will help keep some top players in the United States.


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Loudoun South Tosses Combined No-Hitter at World Series
08/16/2019 7:30pm

The Loudoun South Little League baseball team threw a combined no-hitter on its way to a 3-0 win in its first game at the World Series. Leon Harris reports.

NASCAR Legend Dale Earnhardt Jr., Family Survive Plane Crash
08/15/2019 4:29pm

NASCAR legend Dale Earnhardt, Jr., and his family survived a plane crash in Tennessee.

Racer Dale Earnhardt Jr., Family Survive Plane Crash
08/15/2019 4:18pm

NASCAR legend Dale Earnhardt Jr. and his wife were transported to a hospital following a private plane crash at a Tennessee airport Thursday, NBC News reports.The Carter County Sheriffs Office confirmed to NBC affiliate WCYB that the couple were on a plane that crashed at the Elizabethton Municipal Airport. The Federal Aviation Administration said that a Cessna Citation rolled off the end of a runway and caught fire after landing at around 3:40 p.m. local time.Kelley Earnhardt confirmed on Twitter Thursday that her brother, his wife and their daughter were on board the crashed plane.Everyone is safe and has been taken to the hospital for further evaluation, Kelley Earnhardt said. We have no further information at this time. Thank you for your understanding.No injuries from the two pilots were reported to the FAA and Elizabethton Fire Chief Barry Carrier told WCYB that everyone survived the accident.Photo Credit: Stephanie Parshall

Watch: Cops Stop Yankees GM at Gunpoint in Apparent Mix-Up
08/15/2019 6:17am

Body-camera footage released Wednesday by Connecticut police show New York Yankees General Manager Brian Cashman getting stopped by cops at gunpoint in an apparent mix-up involving his own stolen vehicle and a separate report of an armed man at a doctors office.The confrontation came after police responding to a report of a man with a gun who had been seen driving a white Jeep spotted Cashmans vehicle which incorrectly was still listed as stolen despite having been recovered by New York police days earlier.Cashman was stopped at a Shell gas station in Darien when he was surrounded by police.Driver turn off your car and put your hands up Put your hands out the window, a Darien police officer is heard yelling on the video, which captures the cop with his gun pointed in Cashmans direction.The footage shows Cashman -- in a dark T-shirt, white shorts and flip-flops -- exiting his vehicle with his hands in the air. He subsequently makes his way, backwards, following command, toward the officers.He explains that he reported the vehicle stolen earlier in the week and the NYPD recovered it and returned it to him.Cashman is allowed to go back to his vehicle to retrieve his identification, at which point the officer tells him, You look very familiar to me.Im the GM with the New York Yankees, Cashman replies.Yeah, I know, I used to see you as Brook Street Bagels when I was an Eastchester cop, the officer says, adding, I apologize for the embarrassment.An apparent officer at the scene explained to Cashman that they were responding to an unrelated report of a man who brought a gun at a doctors office and had reportedly left in a white, Jeep-like vehicle. Then they ran the plates on Cashmans Jeep and found that it had been reported stolen.What a day, Cashman could be heard as he wiped his forehead while awaiting next to his vehicle and surrounded by police.The Yankees general manager said he reported the vehicle stolen earlier last week from nearby but the NYPD had recovered the vehicle in the Bronx and returned it to him.Its not clear why his vehicle was not taken off the stolen list.He was fully cooperative with all commands and instructions given by the officers conducting the stop and the encounter was quickly, efficiently and properly deescalated, police said in a previous a statement.They executed a very tactful interception, Cashman told the NY Post.Theyre clearly very professional and trained and they asked me to turn my car off, exit the vehicle, walk backwards towards themthey were executing their duty.Officers escorted him to the Norwalk police station, where he was initially driving to in order to have his car processed for evidence because he found items inside that he believed belonged to whomever stole his car.Police said they later found the patient who had brought a gun to the doctors office. He had a valid license and wasnt aware he had caused any alarm.

Former MLB All-Star Curt Schilling Considering Run for Congress
08/13/2019 12:41pm

Former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling is considering a run for Congress in Arizona, President Donald Trump tweeted Tuesday.Trump called Schilling a great pitcher and patriot and said it was terrific that theformer All-Star with the Sox, Philadelphia Phillies and Arizona Diamondbackswas considering the move. NY Woman Finds Dead Body in Her Truck After Grocery Shopping Trumps tweet came a day after Schilling told the Arizona Republic that he was absolutely considering running against one of the states five Democrats. Indiana National Guard Soldier Dies in Training Accident The state is not the state I grew up in, Schilling said in a statement to newspaper. Making Arizona citizens of EVERY Race, religion and sexual orientation 2nd class citizens to illegal immigrants is about as anti-American as it gets.When you have homeless veterans, children, and youre spending tax dollars on people smuggling drugs and children across our border someone in charge needs their ass kicked. Beer Named for Pacific Island Nuke Test Site Draws Criticism Schilling emphasized that he was in the considering it stage and did not say which district he was considering.This isnt the first time the World Series hero has considered getting involved in politics. Back in 2016, he eyed a run against Sen. Elizabeth Warren in Massachusetts before ultimately deciding against it.Schilling retired from major league baseball in 2007 and was employed as a commentator on ESPNs baseball telecasts until he shared a Facebook meme about transgender issues that many found offensive. ESPN is an inclusive company, the network said in a statement explaining its decision that spring. Curt Schilling has been advised that his conduct was unacceptable and his employment with ESPN has been terminated.Photo Credit: NBC Sports - Boston This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.


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Loudoun South Little League wins first game in Little League World Series
08/17/2019 1:38am

After a 25-year drought a team from Virginia is in the Little League World Series, and theyre in it to win it.

Earnhardt family seen escaping fiery plane crash in new video
08/16/2019 10:13pm

Video recorded after the crash of Dale Earnhardt Jr.s private plane shows the family escaping the fiery wreckage and running for safety.

TC Williams Titans won't be able to play their home games at home
08/16/2019 5:18pm

The schools stadium needs to be renovated, but area residents dont want the school to install stadium lights

Dale Earnhardt Jr., family safe after fiery plane crash
08/16/2019 11:39am

Earnhardt, wife Amy, and daughter Isla were on the plane when it landed and caught fire near an airport in eastern Tennessee.

Dwayne Haskins throws TD in Redskins' loss
08/15/2019 10:05pm

Dwayne Haskins threw his first NFL touchdown in the Redskins preseason loss to the Bengals.

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