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Michael Phelps Arrested for DUI in Maryland
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Michael Phelps Arrested for DUI in Maryland

Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps was arrested and charged with DUI and other charges early Tuesday morning, News4 has confirmed. Phelps was driving 84 mph inside the Fort McHenry Tunnel on Interstate 95 in Baltimore, said Maryland Transportation Authority Police. The speed limit in Watch »

49 minutes ago
Diaco: 'We're Disappointed But Not Crushed'

Diaco: 'We're Disappointed But Not Crushed'

If Bob Diaco has grown tired of giving virtually the same press conference from one loss to the next, you... Read »

3 hours ago
Report: Michigan Gauges AD Manuel's Interest

Report: Michigan Gauges AD Manuel's Interest

Back in January, UConn Athletic Director Warde Manuel refuted rumors that he was in the running for the same job at... Read »

3 hours ago
NFL: Husain Abdullah Shouldn't Have Been Penalized For Praying

NFL: Husain Abdullah Shouldn't Have Been Penalized For Praying

he NFL said Tuesday that Kansas City Chiefs safety Husain Abdullah should not have been penalized... Read »

3 hours ago
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 »

Sep 30, 2014
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 »

5 hours ago
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
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