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  • Stephen Curry Signs Broad Production Deal With Sony Pictures

    Sony Pictures Entertainment announced Monday that it has struck a deal with the Golden State Warriors All-Star guard to produce television, film and possibly gaming projects.Photo Credit: Getty Images

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  • Inside Nassar Gymnastics Scandal: Maroney, Karoly Speak

    USA Gymnastics tried to silence top athletes after they reported being molested by team doctor Larry Nassar and as they pushed to meet with law enforcement officials, the gymnasts and their family members...Photo Credit: NBC This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.

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  • Cubs Give Update on Bryant After Star Hit in Head by Pitch

    Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant was forced to exit Sunday’s game against the Colorado Rockies after he was struck in the head by a pitch, the team said. The Cubs say that Bryant suffered a small...Photo Credit: Getty Images This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.

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  • Wall Takes Over, Wiz Beat Raps 106-98 to Tie Series at 2-2

    John Wall took over down the stretch after Bradley Beal fouled out, having a hand in 10 of Washington's last 14 points and finishing with 27 points and 14 assists as the No. 8 seed Wizards came back to beat the...Photo Credit: Getty Images

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  • McKayla Maroney Details 'Scariest Night' With Larry Nassar

    Larry Nassar had done "the treatment" on gymnast McKayla Maroney before, but nothing prepared her for what happened in a Tokyo hotel room in October 2011."That was the scariest night," Maroney told NBC in her...Photo Credit: NBC This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.

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  • White Sox Honor Pitcher Who Suffered Brain Hemorrhage With Touching Tributes

    As the Chicago White Sox take the field Saturday night against the Houston Astros, their hearts are heavy as teammate Danny Farquhar remains in an area hospital.Farquhar, who suffered a brain hemorrhage during...Photo Credit: Getty Images This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.

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  • Sox Pitcher in Critical Condition After Brain Hemorrhage

    Chicago White Sox pitcher Danny Farquhar is in critical condition at a local hospital after collapsing during Friday’s game against the Houston Astros.Farquhar, who pitched the sixth inning of the game...Photo Credit: Getty Images, File

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  • Redskins Release 2018 Schedule

    The Washington Redskins announced its 2018 schedule Thursday night, which includes a Thanksgiving Day match against the Dallas Cowboys. The Redskins will open the season on the road on Sept. 9 when they play the Arizona Cardinals, followed by back-to-back home games — first against the Indianapolis Colts on Sept. 16, then against the Green Bay Packers on Sept. 23. For a third-straight year, the Redskins will play on Thanksgiving. The team will play its rival Dallas on Thursday, Nov. 22 and...

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  • Maryland Boxer Lamont Roach Jr. Has Sights Set on the Title

    Undefeated boxer Lamont Roach Jr. of Prince George's County has championship belt ambitions. Moises Linares reports.

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  • James Defends Reporter Asking About Death of Erin Popovich

    It was a raw moment caught on live television. Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James was asked his thoughts on the just announced death Erin Popovich, the wife of San Antonio Spurs Coach Gregg Popovich.Photo Credit: Getty Images This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.

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  • 'We Have Your Back': Yankees Go To Bat for Bullied 10-Year-Old Girl

    The New York Yankees are going to bat for 10-year-old girl who shared a heartbreaking story on social media about years of bullying she’s endured at her Pennsylvania school. The New York Post reports 10-year-old...Photo Credit: Getty Images This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.

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  • NFL's Gronkowski Buys Stake in Horse Who Shares His Name

    A horse named Gronkowski has been purchased, at least in part, by his namesake.New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski announced Wednesday that he had bought a substantial stake in Gronkowski, a...Photo Credit: Getty Images Equuis Photography, Handout This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.

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  • McKayla Maroney Says Nassar Abused Her 'Hundreds' of Times

    Since Olympic gymnast McKayla Maroney accused former Dr. Larry Nassar of sexual abuse six months ago, the gold medalist is making her first public comments about the "hundreds" of times she says he abused...Photo Credit: NBC This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.

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  • Things You May Not Know About Chicharito

    Mexican soccer star Javier “Chicharito” Hernández has a family history of World Cup excellence. Learn some more about the striker that you may not know.

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  • Things You May Not Know About James Rodriguez

    Colombia's star soccer player James Rodriguez is one of the best players in the world. But how much do you know about James off the pitch?

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  • Things You May Not Know About Lionel Messi

    Argentina's Lionel Messi has been dazzling soccer fans for years. But there are a few things you may not know about the superstar.

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  • Things You May Not Know About Neymar

    You've seen him dominate on the pitch, now learn a little more about the Brazilian star.

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  • Things You May Not Know About Cristiano Ronaldo

    Cristiano Ronaldo is one of the most electrifying soccer players in the world, but there may be a few things you don't know about the Portuguese star.

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  • Nationals Win After Harper Breaks Bat in Two on Home Run

    This was shear power by Bryce Harper. In a startling display, the Washington Nationals slugger broke his bat into two pieces, yet still hit a long home run Monday night against the New York Mets.Photo Credit: Getty Images This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.

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  • Marathon Winner Waited for Friend During Bathroom Break

    On her way to winning Monday's Boston Marathon, Desiree Linden stopped and waited as a fellow elite women's runner from the U.S. stopped for a bathroom break. Shalane Flanagan, who grew up in Marblehead, Massachusetts, was seen veering off the race track and into a portable toilet. Jonathan Gault of LetsRun.com clocked her pit stop at just 13.86 seconds. Linden Wins Boston Marathon, 1st US Woman in 33 Years Linden stayed behind as Flanagan caught up. "Des Linden is kind of waiting back for...

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  • 2018 Boston Marathon Winners

    Des Linden won the 2018 Boston Marathon, becoming the first American woman to do so since 1985.

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  • NBC4 Presents Weather Day at Nationals Park on May 3

    Get your baseball caps — NBC4 is partnering with the Washington Nationals for Weather Day at Nationals Park on May 3.

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  • Tens of Thousands Participating in 122nd Boston Marathon

    An estimated 30,000 athletes from all over the world are participating in Monday's 122nd running of the Boston Marathon. This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.

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  • Marathon a 'Come-Together Moment,' 5 Years After Bombings

    Five years after the Tsarnaev brothers' bombs killed three people and wounded hundreds of others at the Boston Marathon, the finish line on Boylston Street is up, yellow daffodils line the sidewalk, an...Photo Credit: Noreen O'Donnell This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.

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