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Tuesday, Jul 17, 2018 at 04:48 AM EDT

Hometown Hero Bryce Harper Wins Home Run Derby

Hometown Hero Bryce Harper Wins Home Run Derby

The ball cleared the center field wall, and the sellout crowd roared. Bryce Harper threw his bat in the air, thrust both index fingers skyward and yelled with delight as a shower of streamers rained upon the...

Monday, Jul 16, 2018 at 11:28 PM EDT

MLB Teams Leading Movement to End Ties With Papa John's

MLB Teams Leading Movement to End Ties With Papa John's

Major League Baseball teams are leading the way in cutting ties with Papa John’s after the company’s chairman of the board admitted to using a racial slur on a conference call in May. The Marlins, Nationals,...

Sunday, Jul 15, 2018 at 06:17 PM EDT

Former NHL Goalie Ray Emery Dies in Drowning Incident

Former NHL Goalie Ray Emery Dies in Drowning Incident

Former Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Ray Emery has died in a drowning accident in Canada, authorities confirmed Sunday.

Monday, Jul 16, 2018 at 08:11 AM EDT

Pride Night Holds Special Meaning for CT Sun's Head Coach

Pride Night Holds Special Meaning for CT Sun's Head Coach

The Connecticut Sun held their third annual pride night on Friday. Pride Night is much more than just another themed night for the WNBA, especially for the Connecticut Sun.

Monday, Jul 16, 2018 at 06:41 AM EDT

World Cup Champion France Is a Mini-UN of Soccer Talent

World Cup Champion France Is a Mini-UN of Soccer Talent

Immigrants, sons of immigrants and grandsons of immigrants bonded together with scions of families that have been French for generations, all for the rouge, blanc et bleu. And for only the second time, France is...

Sunday, Jul 15, 2018 at 07:58 PM EDT

Pussy Riot Upstages Putin With Protest That Halts World Cup

Pussy Riot Upstages Putin With Protest That Halts World Cup

Protest group Pussy Riot, long a thorn in Vladimir Putin's side, claimed responsibility Sunday for four people who brought the World Cup final to a brief halt by running onto the field dressed in police uniforms...

Sunday, Jul 15, 2018 at 04:15 PM EDT

France Wins 2018 FIFA World Cup

France Wins 2018 FIFA World Cup

France beat Croatia 4-2 in the 2018 FIFA World Cup final.

Sunday, Jul 15, 2018 at 01:25 PM EDT

Djokovic Wins 4th Wimbledon, 1st Slam in 2 Years

Djokovic Wins 4th Wimbledon, 1st Slam in 2 Years

Novak Djokovic was disconsolate and injured when he left Wimbledon a year ago, quitting during his quarterfinal because of a painful right elbow that would need surgery. Djokovic was so dispirited by his upset...

Sunday, Jul 15, 2018 at 07:53 PM EDT

France Beats Croatia 4-2, Becomes 2018 World Cup Champion

France Beats Croatia 4-2, Becomes 2018 World Cup Champion

Taking turns sliding across the rain-soaked turf holding the World Cup trophy tight, teenager Kylian Mbappe and the rest of France's players acted like the youthful bunch they are. Nothing, not a Pussy Riot...

Sunday, Jul 15, 2018 at 05:14 AM EDT

Brother Soccer Stars Hold onto Dream After Deportation

Brother Soccer Stars Hold onto Dream After Deportation

In just five days, Diego and Lizandro Claros Saravia went from being promising soccer players with college aspirations to deportees sent to one of the most dangerous countries on earth. On Aug. 2, 2017 —...

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NBC Connecticut and Telemundo Connecticut are proud to present the 4th annual Clear the Shelters adoption event on Saturday. In this nationwide event, animal shelters and rescue organizations are opening... Read more
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