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Work Begins on $575M Wrigley Field Renovation Project

Work Begins on $575M Wrigley Field Renovation Project

First phase of project expected to be completed by Opening Day 2015. Watch »

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Raiders Fire Head Coach Dennis Allen

Raiders Fire Head Coach Dennis Allen

The Oakland Raiders have fired head coach Dennis Allen, according to multiple media sources Read »

Sep 30, 2014
Stewart Never Considered Retiring After Ward Death

Stewart Never Considered Retiring After Ward Death

Tony Stewart said Monday he never considered retiring from racing following the death of Kevin Ward Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Patriots' D Can Help Struggling O

Patriots' D Can Help Struggling O

With the Patriots' offense struggling, the team faces a tough task Monday night in Kansas City, one of the toughest... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Ex-Buckeyes Linebacker Slams Fan to the Ground

Ex-Buckeyes Linebacker Slams Fan to the Ground

Ohio State staffer Anthony Schlegel, a former linebacker for the Buckeyes, made his first tackle at Ohio... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Diaco Thanks Fans, Asks Them to Hang in There

Diaco Thanks Fans, Asks Them to Hang in There

First-year UConn coach Bob Diaco is trying to build something here but it's going to take Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Jim Calhoun on Documentary: 'Its Surreal'

Jim Calhoun on Documentary: 'Its Surreal'

The documentary "Born to Lead: Jim Calhoun" premieres Thursday, Oct. 4 at the Bushnell Theatre... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Deshon Foxx Could Get Looks at QB

Deshon Foxx Could Get Looks at QB

Getting better for the Huskies might include mixing it up on offense, partly because there's nothing to lose... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Jets' Geno Smith Curses at Fan After Loss

Jets' Geno Smith Curses at Fan After Loss

Geno Smith completely lost his cool — and maybe a bit of his grip on the Jets' starting quarterback job. Frustrated... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
NFL Roundup: Week 4

NFL Roundup: Week 4

Here's who won and who lost in the fourth week of the 2014 NFL season. Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Zimmermann Throws No-Hitter for Nationals

Zimmermann Throws No-Hitter for Nationals

Jordan Zimmermann threw the first no-hitter by a Washington Nationals pitcher. Read »

Sep 28, 2014
Derek Jeter Has RBI Single in Last At-Bat

Derek Jeter Has RBI Single in Last At-Bat

Derek Jeter hit a run-scoring infield single in the final at-bat of his 20-year major league career, leaving to... Watch »

Sep 29, 2014
Saints' Defense Bracing for Dynamic Dallas Offense

Saints' Defense Bracing for Dynamic Dallas Offense

Saints safety Jairus Byrd is certain New Orleans' defense has corrected costly early season errors. Watch »

Sep 28, 2014
Europe Defeats U.S. to Win Ryder Cup

Europe Defeats U.S. to Win Ryder Cup

Europe added another chapter of Ryder Cup dominance on Sunday behind Rory McIlroy, two big rallies and a rookie who... Read »

Sep 28, 2014
Dennis Kimetto Breaks Record in Berlin

Dennis Kimetto Breaks Record in Berlin

Dennis Kimetto set a world record by winning the 41st Berlin Marathon in 2 hours, 2 minutes, 57 seconds on Read »

Sep 28, 2014
UConn Trounced by Temple

UConn Trounced by Temple

P.J. Walker threw for 231 yards and a touchdown, ran for another and Temple's opportunistic defense scored... Read »

Sep 29, 2014

UConn vs. Temple

UConn took on Temple at Rentschler Field on Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014 View »

Sep 27, 2014
Europe Leads 10-6 After 2 days of Ryder Cup

Europe Leads 10-6 After 2 days of Ryder Cup

It's 10-6 going into the final day of the Ryder Cup — again. Read »

Sep 27, 2014
Poulter Makes Belated Impact at Ryder Cup

Poulter Makes Belated Impact at Ryder Cup

Ian Poulter arrived at the Ryder Cup as the beating heart of the European team and the man the Americans wanted... Read »

Sep 27, 2014
A Day of Rest for Mickelson at Ryder Cup

A Day of Rest for Mickelson at Ryder Cup

For the first time in 10 appearances, Phil Mickelson spent an entire day at the Ryder Cup without hitting a... Read »

Sep 27, 2014
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9/27-9/28/14 NBC Connecticut Health & Wellness Festival
Join us for the 2014 Health & Wellness Festival Saturday, September 27 and Sunday, September 28 at the Connecticut Convention Center from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Read more
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