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Champs back in Boston but top Americans are resting for Rio

With the top American marathoners resting for the Rio Olympics, Neely Spence Gracey could be the best U.S. hope for a podium finish in Boston on Monday.

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2 weeks ago

NBA Playoffs: Spurs, Cavs, Heat, Clippers win openers

In Cleveland, Kyrie Irving, Kevin Love and LeBron James combined for 81 points, but the Cavaliers struggled in a 106-101 victory over Detroit, and Golden State star Steph Curry is questionable for game 2.

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2 weeks ago

Monday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of today's big sports stories.

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3 weeks ago

The weekend sports schedule

Here’s a look at some of the sporting events taking place this weekend.

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3 weeks ago

The week’s best sports shots

A look at some of the biggest plays and best moments in sports this week.

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Warriors look to cap magical season with title run

The NBA playoffs open on Saturday and the Golden State Warriors know their historic 73-win regular season will lose its luster unless they end the campaign with championship jewelry.

Carlos Arredondo, a 2013 Boston Marathon first-responder, holds a "Boston Strong" banner beside his wife Melida, right, in the grandstand near the Boston Marathon finish line Monday, April 20, 2015 in Boston. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

3 weeks ago

Boston marks third anniversary of deadly marathon bombings

Gov. Charlie Baker and Mayor Marty Walsh are joining survivors and victims' families Friday morning for a wreath laying ceremony at the marathon finish line on Boylston Street.

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3 weeks ago

MLB to honor moms and dads

Major League Baseball teams will wear specially designed jerseys for Mother's Day and Father's Day this season.

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NFL: 2016 schedule opens with Super Bowl rematch

The 2016 NFL season will kick off with a Super Bowl 50 rematch between the Denver Broncos and Carolina Panthers on Thursday, Sept. 8, at Sports Authority Field in Denver.

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3 weeks ago

Friday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making news today.

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3 weeks ago

EA Sports predicts Washington Capitals will win it all

If you're a fan who gets nervous and excited at the start of the NHL Stanley Cup playoffs — we can save you some anxiety.

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3 weeks ago

Golf: RBC Heritage preview

The tour makes its annual stop at the Pete Dye-designed Harbour Town Golf Links, which is sure to bare its teeth.

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3 weeks ago

Bryant built Hall of Fame career with tireless work ethic

For 20 long seasons, Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant lit up the National Basketball Association with a work ethic and closing ability matched by very few until he finally ended his stellar career on Wednesday.

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3 weeks ago

Warriors earn record-setting 73rd win

The Golden State Warriors earned a National Basketball Association record-setting 73rd regular season victory on Wednesday with a 125-104 blowout win over the Memphis Grizzlies.

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3 weeks ago

The conductor

Love him, or hate him, Kobe Bryant definitely made his mark on basketball.

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3 weeks ago

Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today.

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3 weeks ago

UVA Baseball Drubs Longwood

The University of Virginia claimed a midweek victory Wednesday night over in-state foe Longwood University.

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3 weeks ago

Willett aiming to give ‘Big Three’ a run for their money

Having snatched an unlikely and spectacular first major victory at the weekend, Danny Willett's next target is to give Jason Day, Jordan Spieth and Rory McIlroy a run for their money at the top of golf's world rankings.

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3 weeks ago

Inside the Chicago Cubs new clubhouse

The team's 30,000-square foot clubhouse facility below ground is unlike anything in baseball.

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3 weeks ago

It’s Stanley Cup playoff time

The NHL playoffs begin tonight.

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3 mins ago in Albemarle County, Charlottesville City, Local, Surrounding Counties, UVA

First Tee Returns To Area

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An organization that promotes golf and sportsmanship values for young people is returning to the area.

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Ruling On Same-Sex Alimony Cases

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The State Supreme Court has ruled alimony does not need to be paid to a former spouse who's in a new relationship with a member of the same sex.

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Local Man Admits To Phony Cancer Scheme

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A local resident has admitted to being involved in a phony cancer scheme.

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All Shenandoah Park Trails Reopened

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The last of the trails closed by the big fire in Shenandoah National Park have been reopened.

2 hours ago in Music

Roger Daltrey gets his own bubbly

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The Who frontman is releasing his own brand of champagne.