Kendra Harrison of the United States breaks 28-year world record in 100-meters hurdles.
Dennis Green, a trailblazing coach who led a Minnesota Vikings renaissance in the 1990s and also coached the Arizona Cardinals, has died. He was 67.
Following four years in Spain, and time with the Czech national team, the Washington Wizards newest guard/forward felt ready for the broad adaptation process that awaits him in the United States.
Spencer Long performed well filling in for Shawn Lauvao, who was injured in Week 3 and had five total surgeries. Presuming Lauvao is healthy in training camp, there will be a healthy competition for the starting left guard spot.
The Redskins lost two tight ends in the preseason last year. They should be stocked at the position this season because of the return of Niles Paul, Logan Paulsen and addition of Vernon Davis.
George Washington University said it is bringing in outside counsel as part of an investigation into allegations against men’s basketball coach Mike Lonergan.
Indianapolis and Pocono may not be the only stops on Jeff Gordon’s comeback tour.
The loss snapped Strasburg’s 16-game winning streak — the second-longest in Washington baseball history behind Firpo Marberry’s 17 in in 1930-31 with the Senators. The Nationals’ $175 million man started this season 13-0 with a 2.51 earned-run average — a streak manager Dusty Baker called “one of the best I’ve ever seen, I think.”
Sixty years ago, the gold record of the greatest comedy skit of all time — “Who’s on First” — was donated to the hall, and remains part of the exhibits, playing continuously on speakers on the third floor of the museum as people pass through.
The National Basketball Association on Thursday pulled the 2017 All-Star Game out of Charlotte, North Carolina, over the state’s “bathroom bill,” a law requiring that intimate public facilities be segregated on the basis of biological sex, not gender self-identification.
After auditioning a 4-1-4-1 formation in a 2-0 win over the New England Revolution on June 25, Olsen has stuck with that look during the past month. In that span, United has compiled a respectable 1-1-2 record.
Zimmerman has been on the disabled list with a left rib cage strain since July 8. After a three-game rehab stint with the Potomac Nationals, he could return next week against the Cleveland Indians.