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USOC Says It Won't Drop Boston Olympic Bid
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USOC Says It Won't Drop Boston Olympic Bid

The U.S. Olympic Committee is standing behind Boston's Olympic bid despite a published report suggesting it might drop the city's push for the 2024 games if public support doesn't improve. The U.S. Olympic Committee, which chose Boston as its city to nominate for the summer games,... Watch »

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For Now, Wilhoite is Back in 49ers' Plans

For Now, Wilhoite is Back in 49ers' Plans

Just a month ago, Wilhoite appeared to be the odd man out in linebacking corps Read »

Mar 31, 2015
Antonio Smith Became Expendable for Raiders

Antonio Smith Became Expendable for Raiders

Smith another example of last year's spending spree on older, less productive 30something veterans Read »

Mar 31, 2015
Ex-Seahawks Linebacker Smith Sharpens Raiders' Defense

Ex-Seahawks Linebacker Smith Sharpens Raiders' Defense

Under Norton, the experienced and athletic Smith can be a vital role player at linebacker Read »

Mar 31, 2015
Questions About McDonald Force 49ers to Seek Tight End Help

Questions About McDonald Force 49ers to Seek Tight End Help

Niners reportedly have visited with some tight ends prior to this year's draft Read »

Mar 31, 2015
Landlord Says A's Pitcher's Dog Needs Resume for Apartment

Landlord Says A's Pitcher's Dog Needs Resume for Apartment

Oakland Athletics pitcher Sean Doolittle and girlfriend Eireann Dolan were asked to write a resume for their dog in... Read »

Mar 31, 2015
Four No.1 Seeds in the Women's Final Four

Four No.1 Seeds in the Women's Final Four

UConn, Notre Dame and Maryland all return to the Final Four while South Carolina is making its first appearance. Read »

Mar 30, 2015
Browns GM Suspended 4 Games for Texting

Browns GM Suspended 4 Games for Texting

Cleveland Browns General Manager Ray Farmer has been suspended without pay for the first four games of the 2015... Read »

Mar 30, 2015
Nicks Hoping to Revive Career With 49ers

Nicks Hoping to Revive Career With 49ers

Nicks says he's now healthy after battling foot, knee injuries with Giants Read »

Mar 30, 2015
Obama Golfs With Alonzo Mourning on Fla. Getaway

Obama Golfs With Alonzo Mourning on Fla. Getaway

President Barack Obama kicked off the spring season on Saturday with a weekend golf getaway in Florida, teeing off... Read »

Mar 29, 2015
2015 NCAA Final Four Lookahead

2015 NCAA Final Four Lookahead

If you liked the look of last year's Final Four, you will love the 2015 edition. The end of the tournament will have... Read »

Mar 29, 2015
Cain Goes 4 Innings in Giants Win Over LA Dodgers

Cain Goes 4 Innings in Giants Win Over LA Dodgers

Matt Cain gave up three runs in four innings, Buster Posey and Angel Pagan each had two hits and drove in two runs... Read »

Mar 29, 2015
3 Giants Players Who Impressed in Spring Training

3 Giants Players Who Impressed in Spring Training

As the final week of spring training approaches, it's time for the Giants to decide who goes north to AT&T Park. Read »

Mar 30, 2015
Sold-Out Crowd Descends on Levi's for WrestleMania

Sold-Out Crowd Descends on Levi's for WrestleMania

A sold-out crowd of 76,000 screaming fans descended on Levis Stadium for WrestleMania 31, which is considered the... Watch »

Mar 30, 2015
NCAA Final Four Set

NCAA Final Four Set

NCAA Final Four set: Kentucky vs. Wisconsin, Michigan State vs. Duke Read »

Mar 29, 2015
Warriors Beat Bucks 108-95, Clinch Top Seed in West

Warriors Beat Bucks 108-95, Clinch Top Seed in West

Stephen Curry scored 25 points, and the Golden State Warriors clinched the top seed in the Western Conference by... Read »

Mar 28, 2015
Kentucky Moves on to NCAA Final Four

Kentucky Moves on to NCAA Final Four

Pushed to the brink, Kentucky's still perfect and still playing. Read »

Mar 28, 2015
Giants Score 5 in 9th, Rally to Edge Mariners 9-8

Giants Score 5 in 9th, Rally to Edge Mariners 9-8

Mike Zunino hit two home runs and Kyle Seager added a third for the Seattle Mariners, but the San Francisco Giants... Read »

Mar 28, 2015
WrestleMania Takes Over Levi's Stadium

WrestleMania Takes Over Levi's Stadium

Wrestling fans have had lots to do before the main WrestleMania event Sunday evening. Watch »

Mar 29, 2015
Maryland NCAA Women's Reaches the Elite 8 After Beating Duke

Maryland NCAA Women's Reaches the Elite 8 After Beating Duke

Shatori Walker-Kimbrough scored 18 of her 24 points in the second half, Laurin Mincy scored all 15 of her points in... Read »

Mar 28, 2015
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