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ESPN Suspends Smith for Abuse Victim-Blaming

ESPN Suspends Smith for Abuse Victim-Blaming

ESPN has suspended outspoken sportscaster Stephen A. Smith for a week because of his comments about domestic abuse suggesting women should make sure that they don't do anything to provoke an attack. Read »

Jul 29, 2014
Report: Mark Davis Met with San Antonio Reps About Moving Raiders

Report: Mark Davis Met with San Antonio Reps About Moving Raiders

Raiders owner Mark Davis and two team representatives met with San Antonio officials on July 18 regarding... Read »

Jul 29, 2014
Bay Area Football Standout Accused of Punching Woman in OK

Bay Area Football Standout Accused of Punching Woman in OK

Police in Oklahoma say that Joe Mixon, a former star football player at Freedom High in Oakley and current... Read »

Jul 29, 2014
49ers Vow to Improve Traffic, Parking Headaches

49ers Vow to Improve Traffic, Parking Headaches

The 49ers responded Tuesday to gripes surrounding the new Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara when it opened to the public... Watch »

Jul 29, 2014
With Boone Out, Looney is Stepping Up

With Boone Out, Looney is Stepping Up

Niners head coach Jim Harbaugh says Looney has so far blocked well in training camp with Boone holding out Read »

Jul 29, 2014
So Far, Raiders' Sheets Showing He Can Play

So Far, Raiders' Sheets Showing He Can Play

Purdue's all-time leading touchdown scorer has just one NFL carry since being an undrafted free agent in 2009 Read »

Jul 29, 2014
NCAA Settles Head-Injury Lawsuit, Will Change Rules

NCAA Settles Head-Injury Lawsuit, Will Change Rules

The NCAA has agreed to settle a class-action head injury lawsuit by creating a $70 million fund to... Read »

Jul 29, 2014
Derek Jeter Passes Yaz on Hits List

Derek Jeter Passes Yaz on Hits List

Derek Jeter remembers the playoff games in Texas — the good and the bad. Now the Yankees captain has... Read »

Jul 29, 2014
Bumgarner Shaky Early, Giants Lose 5-0

Bumgarner Shaky Early, Giants Lose 5-0

After appearing overmatched by the Dodgers in three games, the Giants went from dull and desultory to... Read »

Jul 28, 2014
Sterling Loses in Court as Judge OKs Clippers Sale

Sterling Loses in Court as Judge OKs Clippers Sale

A judge tentatively ruled against Donald Sterling and in favor of his estranged wife Shelly on Monday, in the trial... Watch »

Jul 29, 2014
Livermore Hosts Little League World Series

Livermore Hosts Little League World Series

Livermore is known for its nuclear lab, wineries, the new high-end mall, and now, baseball. Watch »

Jul 29, 2014
Bumgarner Shaky Early, Giants Lose 5-0

Bumgarner Shaky Early, Giants Lose 5-0

The Pirates had Madison Bumgarner's number from the get-go, scoring four runs in the first inning and cruising to a... Read »

Jul 28, 2014
Giants vs. Pirates on NBC

Giants vs. Pirates on NBC

It's Giants vs. Pirates tonight at 7:00 p.m. on NBC Bay Area! Read »

Jul 28, 2014
Niners' Hampton Suddenly in Running Back Mix

Niners' Hampton Suddenly in Running Back Mix

Hampton and rookie Carlos Hyde now sharing most of snaps in training camp practices Read »

Jul 28, 2014
Raiders' McFadden Could be a Wild Card in 2014

Raiders' McFadden Could be a Wild Card in 2014

Offensive coordinator Greg Olson tells reporter that Raiders are pondering some special plays Read »

Jul 28, 2014
25,000 People Compete in San Francisco Marathon

25,000 People Compete in San Francisco Marathon

Thousands of people from all over the country winded their way through the streets of San Francisco bright and early... Read »

Jul 27, 2014
Giants Look to Peavy After Getting Kershaw'd

Giants Look to Peavy After Getting Kershaw'd

Clayton Kershaw limited the Giants to a Padre-tastic two singles Saturday night, making the Dodgers’ sun-aided first... Read »

Jul 27, 2014
Olympian Noelle Pikus-Pace's Missing Brother Found

Olympian Noelle Pikus-Pace's Missing Brother Found

Olympian bobsledder Noelle Pikus-Pace‘s brother, Jared Pikus, and three of his children, who went missing... Read »

Jul 27, 2014
Italy's Vincenzo Nibali Wins Tour de France

Italy's Vincenzo Nibali Wins Tour de France

Italy's Vincenzo Nibali has won the Tour de France, becoming the first Italian to win cycling's greatest race in 16... Read »

Jul 27, 2014
Giants Place Sanchez on DL, Purchase Susac's Contract

Giants Place Sanchez on DL, Purchase Susac's Contract

The Giants placed Hector Sanchez on the seven-day concussion disabled list and purchased catching prospect... Read »

Jul 26, 2014
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