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Michael Phelps to Announce Return to Swimming
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Michael Phelps to Announce Return to Swimming

Olympic gold medalist Michael Phelps was announcing Wednesday that he plans to return to competitive swimming. Phelps is entered in three events at his first swimming meet since he retired after the 2012 London Olympics. The 22-time Olympic medalist is set to swim the 50- and... Read »

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Oldest Living MLB Player Dies in Cuba at 102

Oldest Living MLB Player Dies in Cuba at 102

Conrado Marrero, the diminutive Cuban right-hander who pitched for the Washington Senators in the 1950s and in 2011... Read »

2 hours ago
Rangers Beat Flyers 4-1, Take 2-1 Lead

Rangers Beat Flyers 4-1, Take 2-1 Lead

Derek Stepan, Martin St. Louis, Dan Girardi and Dan Carcillo scored goals, leading the Rangers to a 4-1 win over the... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Nets Outgunned by DeRozan, Raptors 95-100

Nets Outgunned by DeRozan, Raptors 95-100

DeMar DeRozan scored 30 points, Jonas Valanciunas had 15 points and 14 rebounds for his second straight playoff... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Yankees Top Red Sox 9-3

Yankees Top Red Sox 9-3

Jacoby Ellsbury doubled, tripled, drove in two runs and made a sliding catch in his return to Fenway Park,... Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Mets Blanked by Cardinals 0-3

Mets Blanked by Cardinals 0-3

The way Curtis Granderson and the Mets are swinging, Adam Wainwright figured to be a tough chore Tuesday night. Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Pujols Hits 500th Homer of MLB Career

Pujols Hits 500th Homer of MLB Career

Albert Pujols hit the 500th home run of his career Tuesday night, becoming the 26th player in major league... Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Boston Marathon Winner’s Family Crowded Around Small Computer to Witness History

Boston Marathon Winner’s Family Crowded Around Small Computer to...

Meb Keflezighi’s parents and sister huddled around a small computer screen inside their Chula Vista home. They... Watch »

Apr 22, 2014
NYC FC to Play 2015 Home Games at Yankee Stadium

NYC FC to Play 2015 Home Games at Yankee Stadium

New York City FC will play homes games at Yankee Stadium during its first season in 2015. Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Former Jet Keyshawn Johnson Arrested in California: Police

Former Jet Keyshawn Johnson Arrested in California: Police

Former Jets wideout Keyshawn Johnson was arrested after a report of a domestic dispute in southern California Monday... Read »

Apr 21, 2014
Mejia Sharp, Leads Mets Over Cardinals 2-0

Mejia Sharp, Leads Mets Over Cardinals 2-0

Jenrry Mejia pitched four-hit ball into the seventh inning, David Wright delivered another key hit and the Mets beat... Read »

Apr 21, 2014
Boston Holds 118th Marathon, Year After Bombings

Boston Holds 118th Marathon, Year After Bombings

More than 35,000 athletes took part in the race, a year after 3 people were killed and hundreds injured when... Watch »

Apr 21, 2014
Bode Miller Makes Custody Pact in NYC, for Now

Bode Miller Makes Custody Pact in NYC, for Now

Skier Bode Miller and a former flame agreed on Monday to share time with their infant son for the next four months... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Knicks Disappoint and Miss Playoffs, Woodson Fired

Knicks Disappoint and Miss Playoffs, Woodson Fired

After winning 54 games last year – the most wins for the Knicks since 1997 – a playoff-less 2013-14 season was an... Read »

Apr 22, 2014
Knicks Fire Head Coach Mike Woodson

Knicks Fire Head Coach Mike Woodson

The Knicks have fired head coach Mike Woodson, with team president Phil Jackson saying "the time has come... Read »

Apr 21, 2014
Red Sox Honor Boston Marathon Bombing Victims

Red Sox Honor Boston Marathon Bombing Victims

The Red Sox honored heroes of the Boston Marathon bombings before Sunday night's game against the Baltimore... Read »

Apr 20, 2014
Anna, Beltran Key to Yankees' 5-1, 12-Inning Win

Anna, Beltran Key to Yankees' 5-1, 12-Inning Win

Dean Anna drew a bases-loaded walk on a full-count pitch with two outs and Carlos Beltran followed with a two-run... Read »

Apr 20, 2014
Curtis Granderson Lifts Mets Over Braves 4-3 in 14

Curtis Granderson Lifts Mets Over Braves 4-3 in 14

Slumping newcomer Curtis Granderson hit a sacrifice fly in the 14th inning and the New York Mets outlasted the... Read »

Apr 20, 2014
Flyers Rally to Beat Rangers 4-2, Even Series

Flyers Rally to Beat Rangers 4-2, Even Series

Luke Schenn scored the go-ahead goal in the second period, and backup Ray Emery made 31 saves for the... Read »

Apr 20, 2014
Boxer Rubin

Boxer Rubin "Hurricane" Carter Dies at 76

Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, the boxer whose wrongful murder conviction became an international symbol of racial... Read »

Apr 21, 2014
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