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Thu, 27 Apr 2017 05:10:00 -0400University of Michigan football coach Jim Harbaugh went to the Vatican this week. He gave the pope a Michigan football helmet, and some athletic shoes.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 16:45:00 -0400ESPN has lost 10 million subscribers since 2011. Today, to cut costs, the sports network is expected to lay off 100 employees. NPR's Audie Cornish talks to John Ourand of the Sports Business Journal.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 16:34:00 -0400The daughter of peasant farmers, Edna Kiplagat was the fastest woman in the Beantown race by nearly a minute.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 14:41:00 -0400The cuts have already hit some well-known names, including veteran NFL reporter Ed Werder, college football analyst Danny Kanell and college basketball reporter C.L. Brown.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 07:29:00 -0400Six years ago, China held 22 marathons; this year, more than 400 are scheduled. But it's long-distance running with Chinese characteristics, and some twists including cigarettes and fruity soap.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 05:03:00 -0400The Washington Capitals could be the first NHL team to win the regular season three times without winning the Stanley Cup. David Greene talks to Ian Oland, who co-founded a fan blog for the team.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 17:01:00 -0400After three years of training and a battle with USA Boxing over its uniform policy, Amaiya Zafar will fight in her first competitive bout on Saturday. She says she fell in love with the sport at 13.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 16:58:00 -0400The star driver told NPR just two weeks ago that he wasn't sure when he'd be leaving the sport. He recently took time off to recover from a concussion.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 08:07:00 -0400President Trump plays a lot of golf. But not nearly as much as Woodrow Wilson.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 08:14:30 -0400NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with Howard Bryant of ESPN.com and ESPN the Magazine about tennis and Serena Williams' pregnancy.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 08:01:00 -0400Earlier this month, three explosions went off near a bus carrying the Borussia Dortmund soccer team. A man has been arrested; authorities say he was trying to drive down the price of the team's stock.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 04:01:00 -0400Karma, man.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 20:24:00 -0400The No. 1 ranked female tennis player in the world will take a break from the sport even as she is at the top of her game.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 16:30:00 -0400President Trump hosts Super Bowl champs, the New England Patriots, at the White House. He has long had ties to the team, but the visit, although a tradition, is not without controversy.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 16:30:00 -0400Former NFL star Aaron Hernandez hung himself in his cell while serving a life sentence for murder.