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Take my sweat, please: Tennis' gross ritual

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In a sport known for its genteel traditions, tennis has one increasingly common ritual that stands apart for its ickiness - the passing of the sweat-soaked towel. More>>

9-foot Joe Frazier statue rising in Philadelphia

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Busloads of tourists line up every day in Philadelphia to take photos with a statue of Rocky Balboa, the fictional heavyweight fighter made famous by Sylvester Stallone. More>>

Hamels, 3 Phillies relievers no-hit Braves

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Cole Hamels and three Philadelphia Phillies relievers combined to pitch a no-hitter Monday, beating the Atlanta Braves 7-0. More>>

Sweeping lawsuit targets soccer concussions

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Soccer joined the growing legal debate over head injuries Wednesday after FIFA and some of the sport's governing bodies in the United States were made the target of a lawsuit seeking new safety rules. More>>

Stewart returns to racing but questions remain

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Tony Stewart was back in his comfort zone, behind the wheel of a race car. More>>

Tony Stewart back at the track, looking to heal

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Tony Stewart took his seat on the podium - unshaven, his eyes glassy - and unfolded a sheet of paper. His voice quivered as he read, pausing to maintain his composure as he described the death of a driver he hit as "one of... More>>

Penn State, UCF set for Ireland season opener

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The idea started with a phone call. More>>

Buy a ticket? Psh! NFL teams selling memberships

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The change made by the Kansas City Chiefs a few years ago was subtle - one word, really - yet it ushered a pronounced change in the way the franchise viewed its most important fans. More>>

New AP award to recognize top NFL assistant coach

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The Associated Press will recognize the NFL's top assistant coach with a new award beginning this season, the news organization announced Wednesday. More>>

Tiger Woods splits with swing coach Sean Foley

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Tiger Woods is leaving swing coach Sean Foley after four years and no majors. More>>

Ledecky sets another WR; Phelps finishes with gold

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Michael Phelps completed his comeback meet in international competition with a gold medal in the medley relay to cap off a Sunday night program that kicked off with Katie Ledecky setting her second world record within 24... More>>

Phelps wins gold, Ledecky breaks 400 world record

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The second coming of Michael Phelps gained momentum with another gold medal at the Pan Pacific championships on a night when U.S. teenager Katie Ledecky set yet another world record. More>>

US picks 12-man roster for basketball World Cup

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The U.S. has picked the 12 players it believes can defend its world basketball title. More>>

Foles, offense sharp as Eagles beat Steelers

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This was more like last year's Eagles. More>>

Schilling blames chewing tobacco for mouth cancer

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Former major league pitcher Curt Schilling says he has been treated for mouth cancer and blames the disease on his use of chewing tobacco for about 30 years. More>>

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>>

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>>

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>>

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>>

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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  • Poulter, Westwood, Gallacher picked for Ryder Cup

    Poulter, Westwood, Gallacher picked for Ryder Cup

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 7:53 AM EDT2014-09-02 11:53:32 GMT
    Ian Poulter, Lee Westwood and Stephen Gallacher are Europe's wild-card selections for this month's Ryder Cup against the United States at Gleneagles.
    European captain Paul McGinley chose Ian Poulter, Lee Westwood and Stephen Gallacher as his wild-card selections Tuesday for the Ryder Cup, with Luke Donald the high-profile name to miss out.
  • Record English spending dwarfs rivals in Europe

    Record English spending dwarfs rivals in Europe

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 7:32 AM EDT2014-09-02 11:32:05 GMT
    English Premier League clubs spent a record 835 million pounds ($1.38 million) on players during the summer transfer window, almost twice as much as any of Europe's other top leagues.
    English Premier League clubs spent a record 835 million pounds ($1.38 billion) on players during the summer transfer window, almost twice as much as any of Europe's other top leagues.
  • World Cup slalom record holder Schild retires

    World Cup slalom record holder Schild retires

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 6:52 AM EDT2014-09-02 10:52:02 GMT
    Austrian skier Marlies Schild retired Tuesday, ending a career in which she overcame several serious injuries before setting the women's record for most World Cup slalom wins.
    Austrian skier Marlies Schild retired Tuesday, ending a career in which she overcame several serious injuries before setting the women's record for most World Cup slalom wins.
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  • Doran Releases Long Snapper Trick Shots

    Doran Releases Long Snapper Trick Shots

    Tuesday, November 26 2013 11:30 PM EST2013-11-27 04:30:18 GMT
    Lawrence University Long Snapper John Doran has released a compilation of his tricks. The video highlights the Division III football player showcasing his impressive skills doing a variety of medium long
    Lawrence University Long Snapper John Doran has released a compilation of his tricks. The video highlights the Division III football player showcasing his impressive skills doing a variety of medium long
  • BAUTISTA RUMOR

    BAUTISTA TO PHILLIES?

    BAUTISTA TO PHILLIES?

    Wednesday, November 13 2013 6:00 AM EST2013-11-13 11:00:11 GMT
    Are the Phillies about to make a major trade for a power hitting outfielder? FOX 29's Howard Eskin reports Phillies General Manager Ruben Amaro Jr. is talking "very seriously" with the Toronto Blue
    Are the Phillies about to make a major trade for a power hitting outfielder? FOX 29's Howard Eskin reports Phillies General Manager Ruben Amaro Jr. is talking "very seriously" with the Toronto Blue
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  • Houston Astros fire manager Bo Porter

    Houston Astros fire manager Bo Porter

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 3:41 AM EDT2014-09-02 07:41:54 GMT
    The Houston Astros are looking toward the future, and they decided there is no time like the present to get going on that.
    The Houston Astros are looking toward the future, and they decided there is no time like the present to get going on that.
  • Hamels, 3 Phils relievers combine to no-hit Braves

    Hamels, 3 Phils relievers combine to no-hit Braves

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 3:41 AM EDT2014-09-02 07:41:52 GMT
    The biggest number for Cole Hamels after six innings wasn't the zero in the hits allowed column but the 108 pitches thrown by the Philadelphia Phillies' starter.
    The biggest number for Cole Hamels after six innings wasn't the zero in the hits allowed column but the 108 pitches thrown by the Philadelphia Phillies' starter.
  • Homer-happy Nationals beat Dodgers 6-4

    Homer-happy Nationals beat Dodgers 6-4

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 12:41 AM EDT2014-09-02 04:41:04 GMT
    Denard Span hit two of Washington's four homers, Gio Gonzalez got his first victory of the second half and the Nationals beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 6-4 Monday night in a matchup of division leaders.
    Gio Gonzalez picked a good time to earn his first victory for Washington in the second half, coming against a talented Dodgers lineup the Nationals could see in the postseason.
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  • Spain, Greece move to 3-0, Senegal upsets Croatia

    Spain, Greece move to 3-0, Senegal upsets Croatia

    Monday, September 1 2014 8:30 PM EDT2014-09-02 00:30:53 GMT
    By BRIAN MAHONEY AP Basketball Writer Spain beat Brazil in a battle of unbeatens to take the lead in Group A, while Greece also improved to 3-0 in a Group B that Senegal shook up with the big...
    By BRIAN MAHONEY AP Basketball Writer Spain and Greece are headed to the round of 16, and Senegal is in position to join them after shaking up Group B with an upset Monday at the Basketball World Cup.
  • Moore rallies Lynx past Mercury 82-77

    Moore rallies Lynx past Mercury 82-77

    Sunday, August 31 2014 7:50 PM EDT2014-08-31 23:50:44 GMT
    Maya Moore scored 13 of her 32 points in the fourth quarter and the Minnesota Lynx avoided elimination by beating the Phoenix Mercury 82-77 in Game 2 of the Western Conference finals on Sunday.
    After playing her worst game of the season, Maya Moore recovered to keep the Minnesota Lynx season alive.
  • Down at half, US beats Turkey in basketball worlds

    Down at half, US beats Turkey in basketball worlds

    Sunday, August 31 2014 6:51 PM EDT2014-08-31 22:51:20 GMT
    Kenneth Faried scored 22 points, Anthony Davis all of his 19 in the second half, and the U.S. rebounded from a rare deficit at halftime to beat Turkey 98-77 on Sunday in the Basketball World Cup.
    They figured it would be simple, that they would just beat up on Turkey like they did Finland a night earlier.
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  • Carrie Underwood announces pregnancy

    Carrie Underwood announces pregnancy

    Monday, September 1 2014 6:51 PM EDT2014-09-01 22:51:13 GMT
    Country star Carrie Underwood and NHL player Mike Fisher chose the Labor Day holiday to announce they are expecting their first child.
    Country star Carrie Underwood and NHL player Mike Fisher chose the Labor Day holiday to announce they are expecting their first child.
  • Tim Hortons a big part of Canadian identity

    Tim Hortons a big part of Canadian identity

    Thursday, August 28 2014 4:28 AM EDT2014-08-28 08:28:35 GMT
    Few things unite Canadians the way Tim Hortons does. For half a century, they have warmed themselves on chilly mornings with the chain's coffee and Timbits - or doughnut holes to Americans.
    Few things unite Canadians the way Tim Hortons does. For half a century, they have warmed themselves on chilly mornings with the chain's coffee and Timbits - or doughnut holes to Americans.
  • Settlement reached in Moore-Bertuzzi lawsuit

    Settlement reached in Moore-Bertuzzi lawsuit

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 5:33 PM EDT2014-08-20 21:33:42 GMT
    A settlement has been reached in Steve Moore's lawsuit against NHL forward Todd Bertuzzi, more than 10 years after the bloody, on-ice attack ended Moore's career.
    A settlement has been reached in Steve Moore's lawsuit against NHL forward Todd Bertuzzi, more than 10 years after the bloody, on-ice attack ended Moore's career.
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