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Reality check for Phelps at Pan Pacific Champs

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Michael Phelps got a reminder of just how challenging his return to international competition may be when he was asked whether he was good enough to even reach a final at the Pan Pacific Championships this week. More>>

Age no opponent for some of NFL's veteran stars

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There's something stunning happening on Michael Vick's head. More>>

Iwakuma fans season-high 11, Mariners top Phillies

Hisashi Iwakuma struck out a season-high 11 batters in eight scoreless innings and Kyle Seager homered to lead the Seattle Mariners to a 5-2 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Tuesday night. More>>

James Martin suspended 2 years for missing test

American cyclist James Martin has been suspended for two years by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency for missing a test earlier this year. More>>

Philadelphia's Mo'ne Davis knows hoops, too

Fans have lined the grassy hills beyond the playing field at the Little World Series to see Mo'ne Davis. The concession stands have sold out of the powder-blue T-shirts of her Mid-Atlantic team. More>>

Eagles release linebacker Phillips

Linebacker Jason Phillips, one of the first players signed by the Philadelphia Eagles under coach Chip Kelly, was released Tuesday before he played in a regular-season game for the team. More>>

Islanders announce sale of minority stake of club

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The New York Islanders are selling a minority stake of the team, with a former Washington Capitals co-owner and a London-based investor to become full owners in two years. More>>

Eagles set to have 3 healthy WRs for Thursday

For the first time this preseason, the Philadelphia Eagles will have their preferred trio of wide receivers on the field at the same time along with last season's league rushing leader, LeSean McCoy. More>>

Meadowlands leaders discuss new plan for area

Business leaders from northern New Jersey are unveiling a new blueprint for the Meadowlands sports complex in the wake of increasing calls to expand casino gambling to the area. More>>

Captain of the corn maze: Farm honors Derek Jeter

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As far as corny Derek Jeter tributes go, this one will be tough to beat. More>>

Teen Claims Viral Disease Result Of Wrestling Match Video included

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It started with a headache, turned into a rash, and then came a stay at the hospital. Hear about the dangerous virus this high school wrestler caught on the mats, and it's probably not what you're thinking.

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New Ban Could Keep Boys Off Field Hockey Teams Video included

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A Buck County high school field hockey team is down three members because of a rule change some people aren't happy about.

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Simms, Dungy likely not to use 'Redskins' on TV

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Two influential NFL voices - including CBS lead analyst Phil Simms, who will handle Washington's Week 4 game - said Monday they likely won't use the term "Redskins" when discussing the franchise. More>>

Philadelphia beats Pearland 7-6 in LLWS

Zion Spearman scored on shortstop Matt Adams' two-out throwing error to first base in the sixth inning to give Philadelphia a 7-6 victory over Pearland, Texas, on Sunday night in the Little League World Series. More>>

Philadelphia beats Pearland 7-6 in LLWS

Zion Spearman scored on shortstop Matt Adams' two-out throwing error to first base in the sixth inning to give Philadelphia a 7-6 victory over Pearland, Texas, on Sunday night in the Little League World Series. More>>

Pole-sitter Power wins at Milwaukee Mile

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With traffic ahead and teammate Juan Pablo Montoya closing in from behind, Will Power stepped on the accelerator. More>>

Morse paces Giants to 5-2 win over Phillies

Michael Morse got three hits and scored twice as the San Francisco Giants won consecutive home games for the first time in over two months, beating the Philadelphia Phillies 5-2 on Sunday. More>>

Villegas claims 1-stroke win at Wyndham

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When Camilo Villegas finished his final round in the Wyndham Championship, he was hoping to get into a playoff. More>>

Taney Dragons Dealing With More Than Practice On Off Day Video included

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Fox 29's Chris O'Connell got quite a surprise Friday night while covering the Taney Dragons at the Little League World Series in Williamsport. More>>

Driver in Wall Speedway crash identified

The driver killed in a crash at Wall Stadium Speedway has been identified as a 21-year-old Belford woman. More>>

Blanco helps Giants beat Phillies 6-5

Gregor Blanco hit a tiebreaking RBI single in the eighth inning, helping the San Francisco Giants rally for a 6-5 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Saturday. More>>

Utley lifts Phillies over Giants 5-3 in 10 innings

Chase Utley was hit by a pitch with the bases loaded in the top of the 10th inning to help the Philadelphia Phillies beat the San Francisco Giants 5-3 on Friday night. More>>

NASCAR bars drivers from exiting cars after wrecks

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Even Jimmie Johnson has a temper - one that was on display long before he became a six-time champion and one of NASCAR's most respected drivers. More>>

Bruin scores, Dynamo beat Union 2-0

Will Bruin scored his ninth goal of the season and the Houston Dynamo got a late own goal in a 2-0 victory over the Philadelphia Union on Friday night. More>>

Brady wins preseason debut, Pats top Eagles 42-35

Tom Brady threw a touchdown pass after sitting out the first preseason game and the New England Patriots capitalized on four turnovers to beat the Philadelphia Eagles 42-35 on Friday night. More>>

Brady, McCoy lead offenses of 2013 playoff teams

The New England Patriots and Philadelphia Eagles have held their final on-field preparations for their preseason game. More>>

Kendrick, Weaver lead Angels past Phillies, 4-3

Howie Kendrick delivered a go-ahead, two-run single in the sixth inning, and Jered Weaver pitched six resilient innings in the Los Angeles Angels' 4-3 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Wednesday night. More>>

Steve Ballmer becomes owner of LA Clippers

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Steve Ballmer finally has an NBA outlet for his rah-rah displays of emotion as the new owner of the Los Angeles Clippers. More>>

Angels rally in 6th for 7-2 win over Phillies

Kole Calhoun homered and had an RBI single during a seven-run sixth inning, and the Los Angeles Angels' struggling offense rebounded for a 7-2 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Tuesday night. More>>

Maclin beats Revis for TD in Eagles-Pats practice

Jeremy Maclin ran past Darrelle Revis along the right side and hauled in a long touchdown pass. More>>

Belichick looking forward to practices with Eagles

New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick is looking forward to this week's joint practices with the Philadelphia Eagles for the second straight year. More>>

Recker, Niese lead Mets over Phillies

Slumping Anthony Recker hit a tiebreaking, three-run homer, Jonathon Niese pitched seven sharp innings and the New York Mets beat the Philadelphia Phillies 5-3 Monday. More>>

Pa. Little League pitcher wants more girls to play

Mo'Ne Davis may be the first American girl heading to play in the Little League World Series in a decade, but she only wishes she had more company. More>>

Investigators Look Into Deadly Crash Involving NASCAR's Stewart Video included

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A NASCAR champion pulls out of his next race after a crash kills a young driver on the racetrack.

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Female pitching star leads team to LLWS

Female pitcher Mo'Ne Davis led her team into the Little League World Series, throwing a three-hitter Sunday to lead Taney Youth Baseball Association Little League of Philadelphia to an 8-0 victory over a squad from... More>>

Taney Shuts Out Newark, Advances To Williamsport

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Next Stop Williamsport!Philadelphia's Taney Dragons are heading to the Little League World Series! More>>

As probe begins, Stewart steps away from the track

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The collision was as common as any in racing. Kevin Ward Jr.'s car spun twice like a top, wheels hugging the wall, before it plopped backward on the dimly lit dirt track. More>>

Howard gets winning hit in 9th for Phillies

Ryan Howard had a game-ending single with two outs in the ninth inning after pinch-hitter Marlon Byrd had a tying hit and the Philadelphia Phillies pulled out a 7-6 victory over the New York Mets on Sunday. More>>

Team: Stewart won't race Sunday after fatal crash

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Tony Stewart will not race Sunday following the death of a sprint car driver who was struck and killed by Stewart at an upstate New York dirt track. More>>

Duda's hit in 11th lifts Mets over Phillies 2-1

Lucas Duda singled home the go-ahead run with one out in the 11th inning to lead the New York Mets to a 2-1 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Saturday night. More>>

Le Toux scores twice, Union beats Impact 2-1

Sebastien Le Toux scored two goals and the Philadelphia Union beat Montreal 2-1 on Saturday night, handing the Impact a seventh straight loss. More>>

Once banned in HGH case, Odesnik back in US Open

An American tennis player who served a 12-month ban after getting caught with human growth hormone has earned a wild card into the U.S. Open. More>>

Former NFL star Fryar faces decision in fraud case

A former NFL star and his mother are facing a deadline on whether to plead guilty or go to trial in a mortgage fraud case. More>>

QBs look sharp, Bears beat Eagles 34-28

Jay Cutler, Jordan Palmer and Jimmy Clausen threw touchdown passes and the Chicago Bears beat the Philadelphia Eagles 34-28 on Friday night in their preseason opener. More>>

NCAA board hands 5 biggest conferences more power

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College football's biggest schools are ready to spend millions of dollars more on their athletes. More>>

Westwood, McIlroy ride momentum at PGA

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Rory McIlroy showed no sign of letting up. Lee Westwood might just be getting started. Momentum was a big theme Thursday in the opening round of the PGA Championship, and it even applied to Tiger Woods. More>>

Howard hits grand slam in 8th, Phillies top Astros

Ryan Howard hit a grand slam, capping a five-run rally in the eighth inning that lifted the Philadelphia Phillies over the Houston Astros 6-5 on Thursday night. More>>

Furyk's steady roll continues at PGA Championship

A midseason break is paying off for Jim Furyk at the PGA Championship. More>>

Landon Donovan says he'll retire after season

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A year after Landon Donovan returned to soccer, he realized he had lost his passion for the sport again. This time, the best player in American history decided to walk away for good. More>>

AP sources: Cavs, Wolves set for Love-Wiggins deal

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By TOM WITHERS and JON KRAWCZYNSKI AP Sports Writers LeBron James and Kevin Love won Olympic gold medals together. They're about to team up again, this time to try and end Cleveland's 50-year... More>>

Dodgers acquire RHP Hernandez from Phillies

The Los Angeles Dodgers have acquired right-hander Roberto Hernandez from the Philadelphia Phillies in a trade for two players to be named later or cash considerations. More>>

2 girls may play in Little League regional final

Kayla Roncin and Mo'ne (moh-NAY') Davis are competing to make it to the Little League World Series, a rare feat for girls. But to get there, one girl's team may have to knock off the other's. More>>

Pa. officials, NCAA seek time for talks in lawsuit

Lawyers for the NCAA, Gov. Tom Corbett and others involved in a lawsuit about the Penn State penalties are asking a judge to give them a month to work on a possible settlement. More>>

US women to play hoops exhibition in Delaware

The U.S. women's national basketball team will play an exhibition showcase in Delaware on Sept. 11 as part of its training for the upcoming world championship. More>>

Union accepts deal ending 4-month Indspec lockout

Union workers have ratified a three-year contract, ending a four-month lockout at the Indspec chemical plant in western Pennsylvania. More>>

Utley's 3-run shot lifts Phillies over Astros 10-3

Chase Utley hit a three-run homer, and Ben Revere had four hits, including a triple, to lead the Philadelphia Phillies to a 10-3 victory over the Houston Astros on Wednesday night. More>>

FOX Sports: Phillies' Hamels, Byrd Claimed On Waivers

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Phillies starting pitcher Cole Hamels has been claimed on revocable trade waivers by an unidentified club, sources tell FOX Sports' Senior Baseball Writer Ken Rosenthal.

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Mohegan Sun buys pro lacrosse team in Philly

The Mohegan Sun casino and its parent company have announced their purchase of a professional lacrosse team that will begin playing in eastern Connecticut in December. More>>

Howard's RBI hit in 15th lifts Phils over Astros

Ryan Howard singled in the winning run with two outs in the bottom of the 15th inning to lift the Philadelphia Phillies to a 2-1 victory over the Houston Astros on Tuesday night. More>>

Eagles Host Second Open Practice For 2014 Season

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We're just days away from the Eagles first preseason game of the 2014 season and the fans couldn't be more ready for things to kick off.The team hosted their second open practice of this summer's training camp at Lincoln Financial Field Sunday afternoon.The event was free to the public and thousands of people took advantage of getting an up close and personal look at some of their favorite players.If you can believe it, we're just five weeks away from opening weekend in the NFL.The 2014 Phila... More>>

ESPN suspends Stephen A. Smith over domestic abuse comments

Stephen A. Smith has been suspended by ESPN over his controversial domestic abuse comments, according to Yahoo. More>>

Aaron Hernandez indicted on two counts of first degree murder 2012 double homicide

Former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez has been indicted on two counts of first degree murder in a 2012 homicide that took place in Boston. Multiple sources tell FOX 25 that the murders were the result of a spilled drink. More>>

Neumann-Goretti Champs On 'Good Day'

Some local champs took over the FOX 29 Newsroom on Friday morning! The Neumann-Goretti boys and girls basketball teams, fresh off their Catholic League championship wins, stopped by during "Good Day Philadelphia." More>>

ASU Vs University Of Arizona Game Sparks Fan Brawl Video included

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Things got way out of hand at a University of Arizona versus Arizona State game. Warning, this video is pretty violent. More>>

NFL Star Launches Initiative To Protect Kids From Concussions In Sports Video included

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A new effort is on to protect kids from concussions in sports. More>>

'Dutch' Daulton Talks One-On-One With FOX 29 Video included

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Former Phillies catcher Darren Daulton comes back to Philadelphia for his annual golf outing as he wages a battle against brain cancer, and he speaks with our own Mike Jerrick.
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When football team loses, fans reach for junk food

Here's something to chew on as the National Football League prepares to kick off a new season Thursday night: sports fans turn to junk food to console themselves when their team goes down to defeat, new research suggests. More>>

Girl, 12, Suffers Catastrophic Eye Injury From Foul Ball Video included

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A 12-year-old girl from Palmetto, Ga., has suffered a catastrophic baseball injury that seriously impaired her vision. More>>

What To Do When The Weight Won't Come Off

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Cardiovascular helps you to lose the fat, and lose the additional pounds. But to increase your muscle mass is equal to increasing your metabolism and that's how you lose weight, says a trainer.
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Michael Vick Named Eagles' Starting Quarterback

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Eagles head coach Chip Kelly has settled his quarterback competition. More>>

Philadelphia Union's Michael Lahoud

Midfielder talks about the civil war in Sierra Leone and his origins. More>>

Maclin's Football Camp Teaches More Than Just Football Skills

FOX29's Dawn Timmeney was live on "Good Day Philadelphia" Wednesday morning at Jeremy Maclin's football camp. More>>

Good Bye Bryz

FOX 29's Howard Eskin talks about the Bryz buyout. More>>

Investigators leave with bags after searching Hernandez's home

A team of investigators returned to Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez's North Attleboro home over the weekend and left with bags of evidence. More>>

VIDEO: Interview with Bernard Hopkins

IBF BOXING CHAMPION BERNARD HOPKINS TALKS TO FOX 29'S HOWARD ESKIN. More>>

Ryan Lochte's Response To 'Good Day' Anchors Laughing At Him Video included

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Swimmer-turned-reality star Ryan Lochte finally opens up about the "Good Day" interview seen 'round the world. Find out what he thinks about Mike and Sheinelle's laughter. More>>

Howard Eskin On Reid Investigation

FOX 29's Howard Eskin weighs in on the Garrett Reid investigation. More>>

Welcome Back Sebastien Le Toux!

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It's LeTouxday at Fox 29!  Jenn Fred chats with the Union's Sebastien Le Toux. More>>

Jeremy Roenick Stops By Good Day

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Jeremy Roenick has a new autobiography out and he stopped by Good Day to talk about the book, the lockout and meet his biggest fan. More>>

Eagles Beat Giants 19-17

Lawrence Tynes missed two field-goal tries from 54 yards with 15 seconds left and the Philadelphia Eagles held on for a 19-17 victory over the New York Giants on Sunday night. More>>

Cherry Hill Honors Kevin Turner

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Monday, June 18 was declared "Kevin Turner Day" in Cherry Hill. The former Philadelphia Eagle and Cherry Hill resident was in the area Monday for a golf tournament benefiting his foundation. 
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Thome 1 Swing From History

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Jim Thome needs just 1 home run to join an elite list. He currently has 99 home runs in a Phillies uniform, and needs 1 more to become the 3rd player in baseball history to hit 100 in 3 different uniforms. More>>

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