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Wednesday, Aug 24, 2016 at 11:47 PM EDT

White Sox Home Turf Gets Renamed

White Sox Home Turf Gets Renamed

Chicago White Sox fans will have a new corporate name attached to their home stadium next season, as the team has sold naming rights for their ballpark to Guaranteed Rate, the team announced Wednesday.

Thursday, Aug 25, 2016 at 07:13 AM EDT

Hope Solo Suspended 6 Months for 'Cowards' Comment

Hope Solo Suspended 6 Months for 'Cowards' Comment

U.S. Soccer has suspended goalkeeper Hope Solo from the U.S. Women’s National Team for six months for conduct that is "counter to the organization’s principles," according to a release from the...

Wednesday, Aug 24, 2016 at 08:53 AM EDT

LA City Council Announces 8/24 as 'Kobe Bryant Day'

LA City Council Announces 8/24 as 'Kobe Bryant Day'

Wednesday, Aug. 24, which can be abbreviated as "8/24," will be "Kobe Bryant Day" in Los Angeles when Councilman Jose Huizar, Council President Herb Wesson and Councilman Curren Price introduce a resolution...

Thursday, Aug 25, 2016 at 10:16 AM EDT

Dodgers' Segedin Sprints Off Field to Welcome Baby Boy

Dodgers' Segedin Sprints Off Field to Welcome Baby Boy

Dodger Rob Segedin sprinted from the outfield Tuesday night to the dugout, got frenzied high-fives from teammates and flew down the stairs toward the clubhouse. Just a few innings after getting his second major...

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 10:58 PM EDT

Back From Rio, Swimmer Jimmy Feigen Apologizes

Back From Rio, Swimmer Jimmy Feigen Apologizes

U.S. Olympic swimmer Jimmy Feigen on Tuesday made his first public comments about the incident in Rio de Janeiro last week that involved Feigen, Ryan Lochte and two of their teammates. In a written statement...

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 10:16 PM EDT

Rio Police Expand Scalping Probe of Irish Olympic Council

Rio Police Expand Scalping Probe of Irish Olympic Council

The man named to head Ireland's Olympic committee after its president was arrested in a ticket-scalping case during the Rio Games is also suspected of participating in the scheme but left Brazil before he could...

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 06:20 PM EDT

Olympic Gold-Medal 'Final Five' Visit NYC Ahead of US Tour

Olympic Gold-Medal 'Final Five' Visit NYC Ahead of US Tour

The 'Final Five' are taking New York City by storm before they start a nationwide tour. The gold medal-winning U.S. women's gymnastics team visited the Empire State Building Tuesday morning as they begin...

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 05:39 PM EDT

Minor Leaguer Smashes Own Windshield With Grand Slam

Minor Leaguer Smashes Own Windshield With Grand Slam

A minor league baseball player in southern Illinois hit a grand slam only to find the ball smashed the windshield of his own truck. The Gateway Grizzlies of Sauget, Illinois, say Brandon Thomas hit the...

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 07:04 AM EDT

Sports Court Confirms Russia Ban From Rio Paralympics

Sports Court Confirms Russia Ban From Rio Paralympics

The Court of Arbitration for Sport has confirmed Russia's ban from the Paralympic Games as punishment for a state-backed doping program. CAS announced its urgent verdict Tuesday to dismiss the Russian...

Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 at 12:46 PM EDT

Aly Raisman Accepts Date Request From NFL Player

Aly Raisman Accepts Date Request From NFL Player

Aly Raisman caught the attention of many with her incredible performance at the Rio Olympics, but especially Oakland Raiders tight end Colton Underwood, who hopes to snag a date with the gymnast the next...

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