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Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III (10) looks back at the crowd after scoring a touchdown on a keeper during the second half of an NFL football game against the Dallas Cowboys in Landover, Md., Sunday, Dec. 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Mark Tenally)

Washington Redskins exercise fifth-year option on Robert Griffin III

The Washington Times

Washington Redskins general manager Scot McCloughan walked up to the podium Monday at noon in Redskins Park and kicked the elephant in the room out. Before any questions, he announced that the Redskins would pick up the fifth-year option on Robert Griffin III which can keep him with the team through 2016.

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International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach, addresses journalists at a press conference in New Delhi, India, Monday, April 27, 2015. Bach has dismissed speculation that India was planning to bid for the 2024 Olympic Games but said that it was a possibility at a later point in time. (AP Photo/Saurabh Das)

Bach: India not ready to bid for 2024 Olympics

- Associated Press

India is not ready to bid for the 2024 Olympics but could be a candidate to host the games in the future, IOC President Thomas Bach said on Monday.

US diplomat recalls racial tension in Baltimore

- Associated Press

A U.S. diplomat opened her speech on Iranian nuclear negotiations talking about how she grew up going to civil rights marches and says her father once helped baseball star Frank Robinson find a home in an all-white neighborhood of Baltimore.