Searching for his missing father

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COLUMN | As the Quicken Loans National nears, Naval Academy graduate Billy Hurley III’s father left his Leesburg home nine days ago and has not returned.

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GW basketball players honor fallen soldiers during morning workout

Each team member memorizes a name from the Vietnam Veterans Memorial and later researches that person.

Key moments in Hulk Hogan’s career as wrestler turned TV star

His racist comments about the Rock and black wrestlers were captured on a sex tape that’s the center of an invasion-of-privacy lawsuit against Gawker Media.

A terrifying close call: Pro surfer narrowly escapes shark attack

Australian surfer Mick Fanning miraculously survived a shark attack during the J-Bay competition in South Africa. Those waters are among the most shark-infested in the world, according to Reuters.

Lights go out during game at Nationals Park in Washington

A faulty bank of lights went out at Nationals Park on Friday night, causing the game between Washington and the Los Angeles Dodgers to be delayed twice then suspended.

Lance Armstrong is riding at Tour de France again — for charity

Cyclist Lance Armstrong, who was stripped of his seven Tour de France titles for doping, returned to the race on Thursday for a charity ride. Although Armstrong is banned from the sport, the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency cannot ban him from participating in events like the charity ride.

The 2015 ESPY Awards: Caitlyn Jenner, Devon Still and more

Caitlyn Jenner, U.S. women’s soccer team, the red carpet and more at the ESPY awards in Los Angeles.

ESPN’s 2015 body issue: Natalie Coughlin, Kevin Love, Bryce Harper and other athletes

ESPN’s annual photo series features international elite athletes posing nude.

2015 MLB All-Star Game

The starters for the 86th Summer Classic at the Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati.

2015 Wimbledon Championships: Djokovic beats Federer for title

Photos of action from the grass-court Grand Slam tennis tournament in London.

U.S. women’s soccer team parades down ‘Canyon of Heroes’

The team celebrated its World Cup victory with a parade in New York.

Ken Stabler: Legendary for his on-field cool and off-field exploits

The NFL quarterback, who led the Oakland Raiders to a Super Bowl victory and was the 1974 league MVP, has died at 69.

Women’s World Cup team honored with rally

A free public celebration was held for the U.S. squad at the L.A. Live entertainment complex next to Staples Center in downtown Los Angeles.

Sports videos

Meet Jen Welter, the NFL’s first female coach

Meet Jen Welter, the NFL’s first female coach

The Arizona Cardinals hired Jen Welter as an intern during training camp and preseason to coach inside linebackers. Welter is the first woman to coach NFL players.
Meet Jen Welter, the NFL’s first female coach

Meet Jen Welter, the NFL’s first female coach

The Arizona Cardinals hired Jen Welter as an intern during training camp and preseason to coach inside linebackers. Welter is the first woman to coach NFL players.
The most pressing concerns for Redskins defense

The most pressing concerns for Redskins defense

With a new defensive coordinator in Joe Barry, the Redskins are looking to improve on the unit's terrible performance last season. Here are the biggest concerns for Barry and the defense.
Who are the Redskins rookies to watch?

Who are the Redskins rookies to watch?

The Redskins are hoping first round draft pick Brandon Scherff can make an impact on the offensive line. Which other members of the rookie class can stand out in training camp?
Which positions battles will be settled at training camp?

Which positions battles will be settled at training camp?

Safety and backup quarterback are still question marks for the Redskins heading into training camp. Which position battles are the most competitive?
Which Redskins' injuries will have the most impact?

Which Redskins' injuries will have the most impact?

Trent Williams, Ryan Kerrigan and DeAngelo Hall all suffered injuries last season, but which player's absence this season could impact the team the most?
What to expect from Robert Griffin III

What to expect from Robert Griffin III

What does Robert Griffin III need to show in training camp to remain the Redskins' starting quarterback?
Redskins training camp preview

Redskins training camp preview

The Washington Post's Liz Clarke, Mike Jones and Dan Steinberg join host Gene Wang to preview Redskins training camp, which begins July 30.
From Bruce to Caitlyn: Jenner's life in the spotlight

From Bruce to Caitlyn: Jenner's life in the spotlight

With the premiere of Caitlyn Jenner's documentary series about her gender transition, "I Am Cait," here's a look back at the former athlete and reality TV star's career. (Editor's note: This video has been updated.)
Police open fire on car trying to crash Tour de France barricades

Police open fire on car trying to crash Tour de France barricades

Paris police were searching for a car that struck a taxi and crashed through barricades set up near the Tour de France finish line hours before the arrival of the cyclists.

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