Murray clinches berth in ATP finals

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Andy Murray clinches a spot in the ATP Finals after beating Grigor Dimitrov in straight sets at the Paris Masters and then sends a message to his critics by scribbling “bad year” on a courtside television camera.

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Lake Braddock upsets South County, 62-41

The Bruins win on the road, handing the No. 14 Stallions their first loss of the season.

No. 18 Howard downs River Hill 7-0

The Lions defeated the Hawks in a defensive battle.

Maroon grab IAC title

Josh Szymczak and Gaetan Roux found the net for Episcopal’s boys’ soccer team

In a segregated zone, meeting man to man

In a South Carolina county, one school is mostly white, the other mostly black, and the common language is football.

World Series celebrations turn violent in San Francisco

There were several reports of fires being set after the San Francisco Giants won the World Series.

San Francisco Giants are the champions

Madison Bumgarner and the San Francisco Giants defeat the Kansas City Royals in Game 7 to win the World Series.

Quince Orchard field hockey tops Springbrook for Maryland 4A West title

Brooke and Skylar Saffer both score to help Quince Orchard beat Springbrook in the 4A West region title game

The Washington Wizards 2014-15 roster

A look at the Wizards roster that features a mix of veterans and a highly-touted backcourt of John Wall and Bradley Beal.

Washington defeats Dallas

Colt McCoy and the Redskins upset the Cowboys, 20-17, in overtime.

No. 10 DeMatha comes from behind to beat No. 3 Gonzaga

Running back Lorenzo Harrison rushes for 155 yards, two TDs to lead the Stags to victory.

West Springfield rolls past Annandale, 35-10

Spartans’ high-powered offense leads to a huge road victory over the Atoms.

Broadneck routs No. 15 Arundel 42-14

Broadneck’s defense stifles Arundel’s high-octane attack.

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No. 11 Bullis knocks off Episcopal, 31-17

No. 11 Bullis knocks off Episcopal, 31-17

The Bulldogs were too much for the Maroon as they get a big conference win.
Lake Braddock upsets No. 14 South County, 62-41

Lake Braddock upsets No. 14 South County, 62-41

The Bruins handed the Stallions their first loss on the season behind quarterback Kyle Edwards' seven total touchdowns.
No. 18 Howard grinds out a tough 7-0 victory over River Hill

No. 18 Howard grinds out a tough 7-0 victory over River Hill

Najee Savage rushes for a crucial fourth quarter touchdown to give the Lions a 7-0 victory over the Hawks.
Michigan’s athletic director resigns

Michigan’s athletic director resigns

Michigan athletic director Dave Brandon resigned on Friday, following a disappointing football season and concerns over low game attendance.
Risk vs. reward: RGIII to return against Vikings

Risk vs. reward: RGIII to return against Vikings

Quarterback Robert Griffin III reclaims his starting spot after being given a clean bill of health coming off of his dislocated ankle injury, and the Redskins will look to make it three wins in a row when they face the Minnesota Vikings.
NYC officials says no credible threats ahead of Marathon

NYC officials says no credible threats ahead of Marathon

New York City officials said Thursday that they are not aware of any credible safety threats ahead of Sunday’s marathon, but cautioned the public to be on the lookout for suspicious speech and behavior.
Surfer gets bitten after standing on shark

Surfer gets bitten after standing on shark

A 20-year-old competition surfer said on Thursday he accidentally stepped on a shark's head before it bit him off the Australian east coast.
Giants win third World Series in five years

Giants win third World Series in five years

Madison Bumgarner shined Wednesday night, pitching the San Francisco Giants to their third World Series win in five years with a 3-2 victory over the Kansas City Royals in Game 7.
Giants fans celebrate World Series win

Giants fans celebrate World Series win

San Francisco Giants’ World Series win sent fans pouring into the streets to celebrate. The Giants beat the Royals 3-2 in Kansas City on Wednesday night.
Breaking bread, bridging a divide

Breaking bread, bridging a divide

Two football teams, one mostly white, one mostly black, find common ground at an annual dinner.