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Ken Griffey Jr.’s Cincinnati homecoming was supposed to be heartwarming and triumphant. It was a disaster.

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July 21 2016 12:15 PMA Smear Campaign Against Russia’s Olympic HeroesHow Vladimir Putin will spin the country’s likely ban from the Rio Games.
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July 14 2016 4:25 PMThe Englishman Who Jogged Up a MountainTour de France leader Chris Froome’s bike got smashed by a motorcycle. So he took off running.
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July 13 2016 7:03 PMThis Bar Fight Is Under ReviewHow the NBA would evaluate Draymond Green’s alleged slap at an East Lansing watering hole.
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July 11 2016 6:13 PMFlying Biles, Leaping Laurie, and Kocian in MotionThe best photos from the U.S. women’s gymnastics Olympic trials.
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July 11 2016 7:32 AMDavid Ortiz Is the Best Home Run Trotter of All TimeHe’s got style, he’s got personality, and he rounds the bases more slowly than anyone else in Major League Baseball.
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July 10 2016 7:19 PMPortugal’s Turgid Victory Was the Dreadful Ending This Terrible European Championships Deserved
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July 10 2016 5:28 PMWatch the Stunning Goal That Won Euro 2016 for Portugal
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July 9 2016 7:34 PMPaul Pogba’s Joyful, Exuberant Moment of Brilliance Was the Play of Euro 2016
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July 8 2016 11:23 AMA Victory for This French Team at Euro 2016 Would Be a Victory for a Better France
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July 6 2016 6:55 PMCristiano Ronaldo Stomped All Over Wales’ Euro Dreams
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July 5 2016 7:14 AMA Perfect 16.223Dvora Meyers explains why gymnastics’ perfect 10 went away—and why it’s not coming back.
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July 1 2016 9:18 AMCheering for Iceland Feels Different When Your Husband’s Unexpectedly Been Elected President
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June 29 2016 5:03 PMHow Football Can Explain a Divided Europe
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June 27 2016 7:22 PMIceland Keeps Winning, and Newly Famous Icelandic Announcer Might Not Survive the Excitement
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June 22 2016 5:22 PMThis Iceland Announcer Goes Bonkers During the Team’s Game-Winning Goal
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July 18 2016 7:55 PM“People Told Me to Shut Up and Play Football”Cleveland Browns wide receiver Andrew Hawkins on why athletes are speaking out about social justice.
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July 13 2016 7:48 PMTim Duncan and John Cleese Are Exactly AlikeAccording to Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich.
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July 12 2016 7:55 PM“The Zika Virus, You Know, and All That Crap”Golfers are using a public health crisis as an excuse to skip an event they don’t want to play. They should be ashamed.
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July 11 2016 1:27 PMA Portugal Fan in a “Chicago 68” T-Shirt Was the Best Part of My Euro 2016 Experience
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July 11 2016 1:14 AMEverything Was in Place for a Historic French Victory. Instead, Paris Is in Shock.
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July 10 2016 6:08 PMThese Photos of Cristiano Ronaldo and Fernando Santos Are the Real Winners of Euro 2016
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July 10 2016 3:49 PMCristiano Ronaldo Hurts Knee, Moth Tries to Eat His Eyeball, Leaves Euro 2016 on a Stretcher
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July 8 2016 1:00 PMHow Antoine Griezmann Became the Internet’s Boyfriend
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July 7 2016 11:51 AMGolden State vs. LeBron and Paul George and Andre Drummond …Could the new-look Warriors beat a team of Eastern Conference All-Stars?
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July 6 2016 5:46 PM“You’re Not Going to Get Me to Say a Bad Thing About Kevin Durant”What the MVP meant to Oklahoma City and why Thunder fans will never feel the same way about Russell Westbrook.
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July 4 2016 2:03 PMWhy Kevin Durant Signed With the WarriorsHow the NBA created the era of the super team.
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June 30 2016 4:30 PMWhy Has England Targeted Its Young, Black Star in the Wake of Its Euro Flameout?
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June 28 2016 12:46 PMWhy Was It So Hard for Me to Watch the Euros in Europe?
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June 27 2016 6:22 PMA New Version of Waiting for Godot, as Rewritten by a Sad England Fan
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June 22 2016 2:10 PMCristiano Ronaldo Is Soooo Good at Soccer. You Have to See What He Just Did.

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