Last Build Date: Sat, 22 Apr 2017 08:14:30 -0400Copyright: Copyright 2017 NPR - For Personal Use Only
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.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 11:30:00 -0400Internet users were quick to point out the tone-deaf phrasing in a marketing email to customers in light of the 2013 attack that killed three people and injured more than 260 others.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 07:45:00 -0400The former New England tight end was found hanged in his cell by corrections officers Wednesday. He was serving a life sentence for a 2013 murder. He was recently acquitted of separate murder charges.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 07:14:00 -0400The former New England Patriots tight end was serving a life sentence in prison for killing the boyfriend of his fiancee's sister. He was found by corrections officers early Wednesday.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 05:07:00 -0400Mike Pesca, host of The Gist podcast, says James Harden of the Houston Rockets should get basketball's MVP trophy this year.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 05:00:00 -0400President Trump will host the Super Bowl champion New England Patriots at the on Wednesday. The president has strong ties to the team. But some players are boycotting, saying they don't feel welcome.
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 16:35:00 -0400After Kathrine Switzer entered the marathon in 1967 — without telling organizers she was a woman — the race director tried to rip her numbers off. She finished anyway. She ran the race again in 2017.
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 13:31:00 -0400Edna Kiplagat won the women's race in 2:21:52. Geoffrey Kirui took the men's race in 2:09:37 — his first-ever marathon victory. For both Kenyan athletes, it was their first time competing at Boston.
Sun, 16 Apr 2017 08:12:00 -0400In 1967, Kathrine Switzer ran the Boston Marathon, even though it was a men's-only event. She tells NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro about that race, and training to run it again in 2017, at age 70.
Sat, 15 Apr 2017 08:04:43 -0400NBA playoffs are underway with Cleveland and Golden State as the mainstream favorites to win; and in the world of hockey, the Washington Capitals look poised to win their first championship.