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Nats sweep Cards; DC in World Series for 1st time…

Washington is heading to the World Series for the first time in 86 years after the wild-card Nationals used a seven-run first inning and Patrick Corbin's 12-strikeout performance to beat the St. Louis Cardinals 7-4 and sweep the NL Championship Series

Putin wants to leave doping issues in past amid data inquiry

Vladimir Putin says Russia wants to leave its doping "shortcomings" in the past, even as it faces questions regarding data tampering

Tired Medvedev out of Kremlin Cup after Shanghai win

Daniil Medvedev has withdrawn from the Kremlin Cup because of fatigue, two days after winning the Shanghai Masters

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China Resumes Streaming NBA Games

The move to stop streaming NBA games came following a controversial tweet by an NBA General Manager about Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement.

Simone Biles Is The Most Decorated World…

Biles beat Vitaly Scherbo's record of 23 medals, which was set in 1996.

Canada beats US 2-0, ends 34-year, 17-game…

The U.S. men's soccer team lost to Canada for the first time in 34 years, allowing second-half goals to Alphonso Davies and Lucas Cavallini in a 2-0 defeat in the CONCACAF Nations League

LEADING OFF: Storm over ALCS, Nats headed to…

LEADING OFF: Storm hovers over ALCS Game 4 at Yankee Stadium, Nationals headed to World Series

Labor union wants inspections at Tokyo Olympic…

Tokyo Olympic organizers and two government bodies building venues for next year’s games have until the end of the month to agree to outside inspections on construction sites

Roger Federer says he plans to play at 2020 Tokyo…

Roger Federer says he plans to play at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Houston Rockets Face Backlash From China After GM…

It all started over the weekend, when Daryl Morey posted an image on Twitter that read, "Fight for freedom, stand with Hong Kong."

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What to watch in Washington: The debate or the…

Tuesday night presented a genuine televised quandary for many Washingtonians: The debate or the Nationals?

2026 Olympics in Italy could slide over border to St Moritz

When St. Moritz hosts the sliding events at the 2020 Youth Winter Olympics, it could be an audition for a bigger event

Federer joins Djokovic in Shanghai quarterfinals

Roger Federer saved five set points in the first set as he scrambled to a 7-6 (7), 6-4 win over 13th-seeded David Goffin and advanced to the Shanghai Masters quarterfinals

AP source: Titans to start Ryan Tannehill instead…

A person familiar with the decision says the Tennessee Titans will start Ryan Tannehill at quarterback instead of Marcus Mariota against the Los Angeles Chargers

Tokyo Games: Union wants venue inspection, worker interviews

International union wants venue inspection, worker interviews at venues being built for the Tokyo Olympics

Osaka set to represent Japan at Tokyo Olympics

Naomi Osaka says she intends to represent Japan at next year's Tokyo Olympics

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Yankees slumping at plate, fall behind 2-1 to…

Didi Gregorius and several other New York Yankees are slumping at the plate, part of the reason they're trailing the Houston Astros 2-1 in the AL Championship Series

Lightning hold on in Montreal