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Monday, Sep 26, 2016 at 10:58 AM EDT

British Open Organizers Pay Tribute to Arnold Palmer

British Open Organizers Pay Tribute to Arnold Palmer

Organizers of the British Open paid tribute to Arnold Palmer on Monday for his "immeasurable" contribution to golf's oldest major, a tournament that he won twice in the early 1960s and helped bring to internati...

Monday, Sep 26, 2016 at 11:49 AM EDT
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By Jason Parker

Jose Fernandez Remembered by MLB Teams

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Monday, Sep 26, 2016 at 08:06 AM EDT

Mike Ditka on Colin Kaepernick's Protest: 'Get the Hell Out'

Mike Ditka on Colin Kaepernick's Protest: 'Get the Hell Out'

Former Bears coach Mike Ditka has weighed in on the protests sparked by 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, and he certainly did not hold back. "I think it’s a problem, anybody who disrespects this country and...

Monday, Sep 26, 2016 at 07:19 AM EDT

Legendary Golfer Arnold Palmer Dies at 87

Legendary Golfer Arnold Palmer Dies at 87

Arnold Palmer, the everyman "King of golf," died in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the United States Golf Association confirmed Sunday. He was 87. Alastair Johnson, CEO of Arnold Palmer Enterprises, said that Palmer...

Sunday, Sep 25, 2016 at 10:24 PM EDT

Sunday Night Football: Dallas Cowboys vs Chicago Bears

Sunday Night Football: Dallas Cowboys vs Chicago Bears

Rookie quarterback Dak Prescott led the Cowboys to four scores on four possessions in the first half, giving Dallas a 24-3 halftime lead over the Chicago Bears.

Monday, Sep 26, 2016 at 09:21 AM EDT
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By Matthew Perez

Marlins Pitcher Jose Fernandez's Career in Photos

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Sunday, Sep 25, 2016 at 03:06 PM EDT

Fans, Marlins Mourns Death of Pitcher Jose Fernandez

Fans, Marlins Mourns Death of Pitcher Jose Fernandez

Baseball fans and players awoke Sunday morning to the tragic news of Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez's death. The ace right-hander was one of three people killed in a boating accident in Miami Beach. The...

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Marlins Pitcher Jose Fernandez Killed in Boating Accident

Marlins Pitcher Jose Fernandez Killed in Boating Accident

Jose Fernandez, the ace right-hander for the Miami Marlins who escaped Cuba to become one of baseball's brightest stars, was killed in a boating accident early Sunday morning. Fernandez was 24. Authorities said...

Sunday, Sep 25, 2016 at 08:55 AM EDT

Colin Kaepernick Joins Protest at Oakland High School Football Game

Colin Kaepernick Joins Protest at Oakland High School Football Game

Colin Kaepernick stopped by a high school football game in Oakland, California Friday to join players in a National Anthem protest and encourage them to “lift each other up.” When the anthem began before the...

Saturday, Sep 24, 2016 at 10:19 PM EDT

Anthem Protests Spread to Colleges, WNBA Player Sits

Anthem Protests Spread to Colleges, WNBA Player Sits

Liberty guard Brittany Boyd sat on the bench with her head bowed during the national anthem before a WNBA playoff game. Hours earlier, college football players for Michigan and Michigan State, along with a...

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