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Tuesday, Feb 28, 2017 at 02:18 PM EST

Phelps Asks Congress to Ensure Anti-Doping System Is Fair

Phelps Asks Congress to Ensure Anti-Doping System Is Fair

Testifying before a congressional hearing on improving anti-doping measures, Michael Phelps has expressed frustration over seeing others cheat and says athletes need to believe the system works. The retired...

Monday, Feb 27, 2017 at 09:46 PM EST

Collier Scores 39, Top-Ranked UConn Routs USF

Collier Scores 39, Top-Ranked UConn Routs USF

Napheesa Collier had a career-high 39 points and 12 rebounds to help No. 1 UConn wrap up another undefeated regular season and extend its NCAA record winning streak to 104 games with a 96-68 rout of South...

Monday, Feb 27, 2017 at 10:18 AM EST

College Hockey Player Attacks Ref in NJCAA Championship Game

College Hockey Player Attacks Ref in NJCAA Championship Game

An Erie Community College hockey player left the penalty box and attacked a referee Sunday, ending the school's 7-4 loss to Dakota College of Bottineau in the final National Junior College Athletic Association...

Monday, Feb 27, 2017 at 02:07 PM EST
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Rio's Abandoned Olympic Ghost Town

In the months following the 2016 Summer Olympics, the facilities of Rio de Janei...View gallery

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Sunday, Feb 26, 2017 at 08:34 PM EST

Kurt Busch Wins Daytona 500 for Stewart-Haas

Kurt Busch Wins Daytona 500 for Stewart-Haas

Decked in Monster gear, chugging a tall boy of the energy drink as he was flanked by scantily clad models, Kurt Busch celebrated the biggest win of his racing career. It was Monster Madness! Busch used a...

Sunday, Feb 26, 2017 at 10:45 AM EST

UConn Extends Streak to 103 with Rout of Memphis

UConn Extends Streak to 103 with Rout of Memphis

Katie Lou Samuelson broke out of a shooting slump on Saturday, scoring 29 points to lead top-ranked UConn to a 91-48 win over Memphis that extended the Huskies record winning streak to 103 games.

Sunday, Feb 26, 2017 at 04:09 AM EST

Transgender Boy Wrestler Wins Controversial Girls State Title

Transgender Boy Wrestler Wins Controversial Girls State Title

A 17-year-old transgender boy completed an undefeated season Saturday by winning a controversial Texas state girls wrestling title in an event clouded by criticism from those who believe the testosterone he's...

Saturday, Feb 25, 2017 at 07:48 PM EST

Reed Grabs Xfinity Series Win in Wreck-Fest at Daytona

Reed Grabs Xfinity Series Win in Wreck-Fest at Daytona

Ryan Reed picked up the second Xfinity Series victory of his career — both at Daytona International Speedway — by winning the wreck-filled season-opener Saturday. Reed held off Austin Dillon and Kasey Kahne in a...

Saturday, Feb 25, 2017 at 03:52 PM EST

SMU Beats out UConn 69-61

SMU Beats out UConn 69-61

The UConn men fell short to SMU on Saturday.

Saturday, Feb 25, 2017 at 04:33 AM EST

Tom Brady: The Movie? Film Wants to Capture Comeback

Tom Brady: The Movie? Film Wants to Capture Comeback

A new book and a major motion picture are in the works about the New England Patriots' star quarterback and the "Deflategate" suspension he overcame to earn an unprecedented fifth Super Bowl ring. But Patriots...

Connecting You to the Penguin Plunge!
Connecting You to the Penguin Plunge!
NBC Connecticut is connecting you with a “cool” way to give back to the community! We’re freezing for a reason at the 2017 Penguin Plunge, supporting Special Olympics of Connecticut! Read more
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