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Nation

Baseball player shot to death in fight over candy

Baseball player shot to death in fight over candyA high school baseball player was shot to death in Georgia after a confrontation over candy.
  • Nation
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Television

Inside NBA rap goes viral with mic drop

Inside NBA rap goes viral with mic dropNicki Minaj gave a shout out to Manu Ginobili in her rap on Inside NBA but she still got shown up.
  • Television
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Game On

Redskins' Santana Moss reflects on 'cursed' career

Redskins' Santana Moss reflects on 'cursed' careerAt age 35, he knows he might not be much in demand next year but would like to keep playing.
  • Game On
  • 2 days, 1 hour ago
Game On

Fehr's OT goal lifts Capitals over Blue Jackets

Fehr's OT goal lifts Capitals over Blue JacketsJoel Ward, Jason Chimera, Karl Alzner and Troy Brouwer also scored for the Capitals
  • Game On
  • 2 days, 1 hour ago
Game On

No. 6 Virginia handles Cleveland State 70-54

No. 6 Virginia handles Cleveland State 70-54Malcolm Brogdon also scored 16 and Anthony Gill had 13 for the Cavaliers
  • Game On
  • 2 days, 2 hours ago
Programs

What's on WUSA9 sports? December 20-21, includes Redskins

What's on WUSA9 sports? December 20-21, includes RedskinsEagles/Redskins & Chargers/49ers air Sat. Ravens/Texans & Colts/Cowboys air Sunday.
  • Programs
  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
Sports

Michael Phelps not expected to get jail time

Michael Phelps not expected to get jail timeNo matter the outcome of Michael Phelps' trial on drunken-driving charges, he appears unlikely to face any jail time.
  • Sports
  • 2 days, 12 hours ago
NFL

Redskins haven't been this bad since the 1960s

Redskins haven't been this bad since the 1960sThis is a historically bad time for the once-proud Redskins franchise.
  • NFL
  • 2 days, 14 hours ago
NBA

Wizards spread holiday cheer to DC families in need

Wizards spread holiday cheer to DC families in needWizards spread holiday cheer to DC families in need
  • NBA
  • 2 days, 15 hours ago
News

Soccer fans celebrate approval for new DC United stadium

Soccer fans celebrate approval for new DC United stadiumA deal could be sealed Wednesday for a new D.C. United soccer stadium.
  • News
  • 3 days, 3 hours ago
NBA

VIDEO: Andre Miller tries going up on a Tuesday

VIDEO: Andre Miller tries going up on a TuesdayFor an athlete, aging is difficult to accept. One moment they are capable of super-human physical feats, the next they are slow fat and old like the rest of us.
  • NBA
  • 3 days, 23 hours ago
NHL

Panthers outlast Capitals in longest NHL shootout

Panthers outlast Capitals in longest NHL shootoutThe Florida Panthers defeated the Washington Capitals in the longest shootout in NHL history on Tuesday night.
  • NHL
  • 4 days, 1 hour ago
NCAAB

American University tops La Salle 68-66 in OT

American University tops La Salle 68-66 in OTAmerican University beat La Salle 68-66 in overtime on Tuesday night.
  • NCAAB
  • 4 days, 1 hour ago
NBA

Wall's 21 points, 17 assists lead Wizards over Timberwolves

Wall's 21 points, 17 assists lead Wizards over TimberwolvesThe Washington Wizards won their fifth game in a row, 109-95 over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Tuesday night.
  • NBA
  • 4 days, 1 hour ago
Local Sports

USOC decides to bid for 2024; city still undecided

USOC decides to bid for 2024; city still undecidedThe U.S. Olympic Committee has decided to bid for the 2024 Olympics.
  • Local Sports
  • 4 days, 3 hours ago
NFL

Back as Redskins starter, RG3 goes low-key

Back as Redskins starter, RG3 goes low-keyRobert Griffin III is staying low-key in his return as the starting quarterback for the Washington Redskins.
  • NFL
  • 4 days, 3 hours ago
NFL

Redskins place Colt McCoy on injured reserve

Redskins place Colt McCoy on injured reserveThe Washington Redskins have placed Colt McCoy on injured reserve with a neck injury.
  • NFL
  • 4 days, 3 hours ago
NCAAF

Army-Navy game highest-rated in 15 years

Army-Navy game highest-rated in 15 yearsThis season's Army-Navy game was the highest-rated in 15 years.
  • NCAAF
  • 4 days, 3 hours ago
Entertainment

Washington Redskins kickoff NFL Fan Style Tour

Washington Redskins kickoff NFL Fan Style TourThe Redskins are inviting fans to participate in NFL Fan Style Tour.
  • Entertainment
  • 4 days, 9 hours ago
News

Free fans festival to be held near Nats Park for Winter Classic

Free fans festival to be held near Nats Park for Winter ClassicThere will be a festival for fans near National Park the day of the Winter Classic.
  • News
  • 4 days, 14 hours ago
Sports

Lauren Hill: 'I want everybody to know I never give up'

Lauren Hill: 'I want everybody to know I never give up'The day we visited was a good day, the kind that occur less and less for Lauren Hill. She had only the pain in her joints. No dizziness, no migraines, no need for a wheelchair. She laughed and smiled and paid special attention to Sophie, the toy poodle she got shortly...
  • Sports
  • 4 days, 16 hours ago
NHL

Girl with diabetes meets Capitals' Alex Ovechkin

Girl with diabetes meets Capitals' Alex OvechkinAn eight-year-old with diabetes was granted a wish to meet Caps captain Alexander Ovechkin.
  • NHL
  • 4 days, 23 hours ago
NCAAB

Howards holds off IUPUI 57-47

Howards holds off IUPUI 57-47Howard beat IUPUI 57-47 on Monday in the first-ever meeting between the two schools.
  • NCAAB
  • 5 days ago
NFL

Ravens have favorable path on road to playoffs

Ravens have favorable path on road to playoffsThe Baltimore Ravens appear to be finally catching a break in their effort to earn a playoff berth.
  • NFL
  • 5 days ago
NFL

Redskins will start RG3 on Saturday vs Eagles

Redskins will start RG3 on Saturday vs EaglesRobert Griffin III is back as the starter for the Washington Redskins.
  • NFL
  • 5 days, 8 hours ago
Sports

Union takes NFL to court over Adrian Peterson

Union takes NFL to court over Adrian PetersonThe NFL Players Association has filed a federal lawsuit for Adrian Peterson, asking the court to dismiss an arbitrator's decision to uphold the NFL's punishment of the star running back.
  • Sports
  • 5 days, 12 hours ago
News

'Ice plant' arrives ahead of Winter Classic at Nats Park

'Ice plant' arrives ahead of Winter Classic at Nats ParkAccording to NHL officials, it "houses the state-of-the-art ice-making and ice-monitoring equipment used to create an NHL-caliber sheet of ice."
  • News
  • 5 days, 14 hours ago