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Saturday, May 21, 2016 at 02:37 PM EDT

2 Horses Die in First 4 Races on Preakness Day

2 Horses Die in First 4 Races on Preakness Day

In a tragic start to Preakness day, two horses died at Pimlico Race Course and a jockey broke a collarbone after a spill on a damp, rainy Saturday. Pramedya broke down around the turn in the fourth race, tumbled...

Saturday, May 21, 2016 at 12:55 PM EDT

Harper's Jersey From Papelbon Fight for Sale at Auction

Harper's Jersey From Papelbon Fight for Sale at Auction

The jersey Bryce Harper wore when he got into a fight with Washington Nationals teammate Jonathan Papelbon is now for sale on online auction site Leland.

Saturday, May 21, 2016 at 11:07 AM EDT

Derby Winner Nyquist Ready for Preakness

Derby Winner Nyquist Ready for Preakness

Let it rain again on the Preakness. Team Nyquist doesn't seem concerned. The National Weather Service forecast Friday night called for a 100 percent chance of rain beginning early Saturday in the Baltimore area...

Friday, May 20, 2016 at 07:52 PM EDT

'Flop Friday': A Women's Water Polo Tradition

'Flop Friday': A Women's Water Polo Tradition

Under a cloudy, gray sky, the players line up along the pool, waiting for their cue from Sami Hill. Then, one by one, they belly-flop into the water, with some showing more impressive form than a few timid...

Friday, May 20, 2016 at 03:21 PM EDT

City of Hartford Demands Payment for Baseball Stadium Delays

City of Hartford Demands Payment for Baseball Stadium Delays

The City of Hartford's Corporation Counsel sent DoNo Hartford LLC, developers of the new baseball stadium in Hartford, a letter on Thursday night regarding not collecting late fees for the stadium not being...

Friday, May 20, 2016 at 02:34 PM EDT

Preakness 2016: Everyone Loves Nyquist, Even His Rivals

Preakness 2016: Everyone Loves Nyquist, Even His Rivals

Kentucky Derby winner Nyquist will start from the No. 3 gate Saturday in the Preakness as the overwhelming favorite in the 11-horse field. Unbeaten in eight races, Nyquist was installed the 3-5 morning-line...

Friday, May 20, 2016 at 11:35 AM EDT

WWE Star John Cena to Host 2016 ESPYs

WWE Star John Cena to Host 2016 ESPYs

The 15-time WWE World Champion tweeted he was "honored and excited to host the 2016 @ESPYs," and said this years show "will be a date to remember, I promise that."

Friday, May 20, 2016 at 03:29 PM EDT

Yale Athletic Department Holds Huge Sale

Yale Athletic Department Holds Huge Sale

The Yale Athletic Department is holding a big sale today and cutting prices on items in preparation for a partnership with Under Armour.

Thursday, May 19, 2016 at 09:49 PM EDT

World Champ Gray Chasing Olympic Wrestling Gold

World Champ Gray Chasing Olympic Wrestling Gold

Under the bright lights of Times Square, Adeline Gray grabbed the microphone and turned an interview into an impromptu speech about the virtues of wrestling. Gray had just taken part in the annual exhibition...

Thursday, May 19, 2016 at 07:42 PM EDT

YouTubers Land 11 Trick Shot Records: Guinness

YouTubers Land 11 Trick Shot Records: Guinness

The basketball-lobbing viral video stars of Dude Perfect have taken 11 new records with their exceedingly high-difficulty trick shots, according to Guinness World Records, even taking one from a Harlem...

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