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Senate Women to NFL: No Tolerance for Domestic Violence

Senate Women to NFL: No Tolerance for Domestic Violence

Sixteen female senators from both parties called on the National Football League Thursday to adopt a zero-tolerance... Read »

Sep 12, 2014
Giants Sweep D'Backs, Inch Closer to Dodgers

Giants Sweep D'Backs, Inch Closer to Dodgers

Buster Posey knocked in three runs, Jake Peavy stymied Arizona's bats, and the Giants inched closer to the... Read »

Sep 11, 2014
Bears Defense Vulnerable to 49ers' Running Attack

Bears Defense Vulnerable to 49ers' Running Attack

Chicago also made mistakes in defending the read-option scheme in opening-game loss Read »

Sep 11, 2014
SFPD: No Charges in America's Cup Death

SFPD: No Charges in America's Cup Death

No criminal charges will be filed in the crash of an America's Cup catamaran in May 2013 that killed British Olympic... Read »

Sep 11, 2014
NFL's vs. Other Pro Leagues' Policies on Domestic Violence

NFL's vs. Other Pro Leagues' Policies on Domestic Violence

In this edition of Reality Check, Sam Brock compares the NFL's policy to those of the NBA, the NHL and MLB. Watch »

Sep 12, 2014
Murray May Get Chance vs. Texans

Murray May Get Chance vs. Texans

Second-year running back, who's been waiting for opportunity, likely will back up McFadden on Sunday Read »

Sep 11, 2014
Former FBI Director Will Probe Rice Case

Former FBI Director Will Probe Rice Case

The NFL says former FBI director Robert S. Mueller III will conduct a probe into how the NFL handled evidence as it... Read »

Sep 11, 2014
Giants Shut Out D'Backs, Win 5-0

Giants Shut Out D'Backs, Win 5-0

After being shut out for six innings, the Giants busted out for four runs in the seventh inning and went on to beat... Read »

Sep 10, 2014
Former Mets Exec's Suit: I Was Fired for Unmarried Pregnancy

Former Mets Exec's Suit: I Was Fired for Unmarried Pregnancy

The Ivy League-educated former head of New York Mets ticket sales sued the club Wednesday, saying she was fired last... Read »

Sep 11, 2014
49ers Suspend Radio Broadcaster Ted Robinson

49ers Suspend Radio Broadcaster Ted Robinson

The 49ers announced on Wednesday that they have suspended radio broadcaster Ted Robinson for the next two games for... Read »

Sep 10, 2014
Ray Rice Video Sent to NFL in April: AP Source

Ray Rice Video Sent to NFL in April: AP Source

A law enforcement official says he sent a video of Ray Rice punching his then-fiancee to an NFL executive... Read »

Sep 11, 2014
Jeremy Lin Pranks Visitors to Madame Tussauds in San Francisco

Jeremy Lin Pranks Visitors to Madame Tussauds in San Francisco

Jeremy Lin, a Palo Alto native and Los Angeles Lakers point guard decided to have a little fun with visitors, after... Read »

Sep 10, 2014
Goodell Does Not Rule Out Rice's Return to NFL

Goodell Does Not Rule Out Rice's Return to NFL

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell did not rule out the possibility of Ray Rice returning to play in the league... Read »

Sep 10, 2014
Ex-NFL QB Ryan Leaf Sentenced to 5 Years

Ex-NFL QB Ryan Leaf Sentenced to 5 Years

Former NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf has been sentenced to five years in prison in Texas for violating terms of... Read »

Sep 10, 2014
Obama Rejected From Top NY Golf Courses: Sources

Obama Rejected From Top NY Golf Courses: Sources

President Obama was turned down at several top golf courses in Westchester while he was visiting the area over Labor... Watch »

Sep 10, 2014
Petit Dominates D'backs, Giants Win 5-1

Petit Dominates D'backs, Giants Win 5-1

Yusmeiro Petit pitched a complete game while allowing four hits and one run while striking out nine as the... Read »

Sep 9, 2014
Pegulas Bid $1.4B to Buy Buffalo Bills

Pegulas Bid $1.4B to Buy Buffalo Bills

A person with direct knowledge of the sale process has confirmed to The Associated Press that Buffalo Sabres owners... Read »

Sep 9, 2014
NJ Senate President Wants AG to Review Ray Rice Case

NJ Senate President Wants AG to Review Ray Rice Case

One of New Jersey’s top politicians is calling for an official review on the legal handling of the Ray Rice assault... Watch »

Sep 10, 2014
Ray Rice Incident Sparks Public Conversation on Domestic Violence

Ray Rice Incident Sparks Public Conversation on Domestic Violence

Domestic violence experts said the video of Ray Rice punching his then-fiancée and the fallout from the attack... Watch »

Sep 10, 2014
Goodell: We Asked for, Didn't Get Ray Rice Video

Goodell: We Asked for, Didn't Get Ray Rice Video

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says the league asked for, but was not given, a just-released video showing... Read »

Sep 9, 2014
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