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NCAA Settles Head-Injury Lawsuit, Will Change Rules

NCAA Settles Head-Injury Lawsuit, Will Change Rules

The NCAA has agreed to settle a class-action head injury lawsuit by creating a $70 million fund to diagnose thousands of current and former college athletes to determine if they suffered brain trauma playing football, hockey, soccer and other contact sports. Read »

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Derek Jeter Passes Yaz on Hits List

Derek Jeter Passes Yaz on Hits List

Derek Jeter remembers the playoff games in Texas — the good and the bad. Now the Yankees captain has... Read »

Jul 29, 2014
Yankees Lose to Rangers 2-4

Yankees Lose to Rangers 2-4

Yu Darvish struck out eight in seven innings for his 10th victory and J.P. Arencibia had a tiebreaking... Read »

Jul 29, 2014
Mets Crush Phillies 7-1

Mets Crush Phillies 7-1

Travis d'Arnaud went 3 for 4 with a three-run homer, Bartolo Colon made his second straight strong start, and... Read »

Jul 28, 2014
Sterling Loses in Court as Judge OKs Clippers Sale

Sterling Loses in Court as Judge OKs Clippers Sale

A judge tentatively ruled against Donald Sterling and in favor of his estranged wife Shelly on Monday, in the trial... Watch »

Jul 29, 2014
Yankees Fan Finds, Returns Lost Red Sox Title Ring

Yankees Fan Finds, Returns Lost Red Sox Title Ring

A lost Red Sox World Series ring is back on the finger of its owner, thanks to a nifty pickup by an ardent... Watch »

Jul 29, 2014
Joe Torre Headlines 2014 HOF Class

Joe Torre Headlines 2014 HOF Class

Frank Thomas choked back tears, Joe Torre apologized for leaving people out of his speech and Tony La Russa said he... Read »

Jul 28, 2014
Duda and deGrom Deliver, Mets Defeat Brewers 2-0

Duda and deGrom Deliver, Mets Defeat Brewers 2-0

Closer Jenrry Mejia extended his arms in front of him and kneeled quickly as he let out a yell with the final... Read »

Jul 27, 2014
Blue Jays Win 1st Series in Bronx in 2 Years

Blue Jays Win 1st Series in Bronx in 2 Years

Jose Bautista decided it was time to take charge, not with his bat but with his feet. Read »

Jul 27, 2014
Over 25,000 People Compete in San Francisco Marathon

Over 25,000 People Compete in San Francisco Marathon

Thousands of people from all over the country winded their way through the streets of San Francisco bright and early... Read »

Jul 27, 2014
Olympian Noelle Pikus-Pace's Missing Brother Found

Olympian Noelle Pikus-Pace's Missing Brother Found

Olympian bobsledder Noelle Pikus-Pace‘s brother, Jared Pikus, and three of his children, who went missing... Read »

Jul 27, 2014
Italy's Vincenzo Nibali Wins Tour de France

Italy's Vincenzo Nibali Wins Tour de France

Italy's Vincenzo Nibali has won the Tour de France, becoming the first Italian to win cycling's greatest race in 16... Read »

Jul 27, 2014
Yanks Fall to Blue Jays 6-4

Yanks Fall to Blue Jays 6-4

Dan Johnson drove in four runs with a go-ahead infield hit and a three-run homer, helping the Toronto Blue Jays end... Read »

Jul 26, 2014
Jerry Reinsdorf Hospitalized in New York

Jerry Reinsdorf Hospitalized in New York

Chicago Bulls and White Sox Chairman Jerry Reinsdorf was hospitalized Friday night after an "episode... Read »

Jul 26, 2014
Mets Torched by Garza, Brewers 1-9

Mets Torched by Garza, Brewers 1-9

Matt Garza allowed two hits over eight innings to rebound from a horrendous outing and Ryan Braun hit one of... Read »

Jul 24, 2014
McCarthy, Yankees Top Rangers 4-2

McCarthy, Yankees Top Rangers 4-2

Brandon McCarthy and Chase Headley are quickly putting their stamp on a playoff surge for the Yankees. Read »

Jul 25, 2014
Ray Rice Suspended 2 NFL Games Over Arrest

Ray Rice Suspended 2 NFL Games Over Arrest

Former Rutgers star and current Baltimore Ravens runningback Ray Rice received a two-game suspension from the NFL on... Read »

Jul 24, 2014
Yankees Top Rangers 2-1 in Rain-Shortened Game

Yankees Top Rangers 2-1 in Rain-Shortened Game

Brett Gardner hit a tiebreaking homer off All-Star ace Yu Darvish, and the Yankees beat the Texas Rangers... Read »

Jul 23, 2014
Colon Overpowers Seattle in New York's 3-2 Win

Colon Overpowers Seattle in New York's 3-2 Win

Bartolo Colon came within seven outs of a perfect game, giving up a single to Robinson Cano with two outs in... Read »

Jul 23, 2014
Felton Pleads Guilty to Gun Charge

Felton Pleads Guilty to Gun Charge

Former Knicks point guard Raymond Felton pleaded guilty Wednesday in a New York gun case, taking a plea deal... Read »

Jul 23, 2014
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