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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 diagnose thousands of current and former college athletes to determine if they suffered brain trauma playing football, hockey, soccer and other contact sports. Read »

22 minutes ago
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 »

6 hours ago
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 »

52 minutes ago
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
Giants Bolster Rotation, Acquire Peavy From Red Sox

Giants Bolster Rotation, Acquire Peavy From Red Sox

The Giants needed a hired gun, and Jake Peavy has always been able to sling it against the Los Angeles Dodgers. Read »

Jul 26, 2014
Jerry Reinsdorf Hospitalized in New York

Jerry Reinsdorf Hospitalized in New York

Chicago Bulls and White Sox Chairman Jerry Reinsdorf was hospitalized Friday night after an "episode... Read »

Jul 26, 2014
Lincecum Rocked, Giants Routed by Dodgers

Lincecum Rocked, Giants Routed by Dodgers

The Dodgers exploited Triples Alley like no team has ever done in 15 seasons at AT&T Read »

Jul 25, 2014
California's

California's "Pamplona-Style" Running of the Bulls Taking Place Despite...

It’s not Pamplona, but the Great Bull Run in Pleasanton Saturday is about as close to the legendary San... Watch »

Jul 25, 2014
49ers Raise Food Prices at New Levi's Stadium

49ers Raise Food Prices at New Levi's Stadium

Food, drinks and snacks at the new Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara won't come cheap, according to prices released... Watch »

Jul 26, 2014
Future May Be Now for Harbaugh's 49ers

Future May Be Now for Harbaugh's 49ers

After the first practice of training camp Thursday, 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh described the feeling of his team... Read »

Jul 25, 2014
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