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Tuesday, Jul 18, 2017 at 11:19 AM EDT

Cowboys WR's Dog Returned After Being Stolen, Ransomed

Cowboys WR's Dog Returned After Being Stolen, Ransomed

Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Lucky Whitehead's dog has been returned safely after being stolen and held for ransom, he said. Whitehead posted on Snapchat at about 2:30 a.m. Tuesday that his dog, Blitz, was...

Sunday, Jul 16, 2017 at 08:30 PM EDT

Park Wins US Women's Open in Front of President Trump

Park Wins US Women's Open in Front of President Trump

After weeks of uncertainty, the U.S. Women's Open stopped being about President Donald Trump, his course and his views toward women and it turned out to be what the USGA wanted: a good tournament on a good...

Sunday, Jul 16, 2017 at 11:09 AM EDT

Roger Federer Captures 8th Wimbledon Title

Roger Federer Captures 8th Wimbledon Title

Roger Federer's wait for No. 8 at Wimbledon is over. He is once again the champion of the grass-court Grand Slam tournament, now more often than any other man in the history of an event first held in 1877. Fe...

Saturday, Jul 15, 2017 at 02:46 PM EDT

Muguruza Beats 'Role Model' Williams for 1st Wimbledon Title

Muguruza Beats 'Role Model' Williams for 1st Wimbledon Title

As a kid, Garbine Muguruza sat in awe in front of the TV as the Williams sisters accumulated Grand Slam titles. They were her role models. Now Muguruza is all grown up, an emerging tennis star in her own right...

Saturday, Jul 15, 2017 at 06:19 AM EDT

At 37, Venus Williams Looking For a 6th Wimbledon Title

At 37, Venus Williams Looking For a 6th Wimbledon Title

Even at 37 and with five Wimbledon titles to her name, Venus Williams still has that overwhelming desire to win. And she's showing it again this year at the All England Club, where she will face Garbine...

Tuesday, Jul 18, 2017 at 11:15 AM EDT

Lochte Cleared of Criminal Charge in Rio Incident: Lawyer

Lochte Cleared of Criminal Charge in Rio Incident: Lawyer

Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte was cleared of a criminal charge in the Rio Olympics incident that sparked international outrage, his lawyer confirmed Friday. Last August, the 32-year-old was charged with filing a...

Friday, Jul 14, 2017 at 05:34 PM EDT

Hootie Johnson, Former Augusta National Chairman, Dies

Hootie Johnson, Former Augusta National Chairman, Dies

Hootie Johnson, the South Carolina banker and Augusta National chairman who stubbornly stood his ground amid pressure for the club to invite female members, died Thursday morning. He was 86. Augusta National...

Friday, Jul 14, 2017 at 01:27 PM EDT

New TV Network Focusing on Olympics Making Debut

New TV Network Focusing on Olympics Making Debut

While too early for a torch lighting, a new Olympic-themed television network makes its debut Saturday morning.

Friday, Jul 14, 2017 at 01:03 PM EDT

Mayweather, McGregor Exchange Profanities, Barbs in Brooklyn

Mayweather, McGregor Exchange Profanities, Barbs in Brooklyn

Floyd Mayweather Jr. tossed $1 bills in Conor McGregor's face. McGregor waved Jay Z's new CD in Mayweather's direction and quoted a Biggie Smalls lyric as some sort of warning shot.

Friday, Jul 14, 2017 at 10:41 AM EDT

13 Injured, Including 2 Americans, in Running of the Bulls

13 Injured, Including 2 Americans, in Running of the Bulls

The final bull run of the 2017 San Fermin festival 2017 in Pamplona left 13 people injured Friday —the highest number this year— but no gorings despite being the fastest dash of all eight held in the northern...

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'Supporting Our Schools' Supply Drive and How You Can Help
'Supporting Our Schools' Supply Drive and How You Can Help
NBC Connecticut, together with Travelers and Hoffman Auto Group are joining forces for the 2017 Supporting Our Schools drive. All proceeds will benefit students and schools affiliated with the Boys & Girls Clubs... Read more
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