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The Camp Fire Destroyed 11,000 Homes. A Year Later Only 11 Have Been Rebuilt

By Kirk Siegler
A new home under construction in Paradise, Calif.

A year after the deadliest and most destructive wildfire in California history devastated Paradise, the state grapples with tough questions about how to rebuild in the era of worsening wildfires.

(Image credit: Kirk Siegler/NPR)

  • November 9th 2019 at 16:11

Saturday Sports: LA Clippers, 49ers, Bruins

The LA Clippers get fined, the San Francisco 49ers are the winningest team in the NFL, and the Boston Bruins are out for revenge. Scott Simon talks to Howard Bryant.

  • November 9th 2019 at 14:12

Nike To Investigate Runner Mary Cain's Claims Of Abuse At Its Oregon Project

By Bill Chappell
Mary Cain says she endured constant pressure to lose weight and was publicly shamed during her time at the Nike Oregon Project. She

The sports company's move came after the former teen phenom told a harrowing account of mental and physical abuse she says she suffered under disgraced distance running coach Alberto Salazar.

(Image credit: Christopher Morris /Corbis via Getty Images)

  • November 8th 2019 at 18:26

Scandal Brings Down A Remarkable College Basketball Team In 'The City Game'

By Michael Schaub
The City Game: Triumph, Scandal, and a Legendary Basketball Team, by Matthew Goodman

The '50 City College of New York Beavers were the only team to win the NIT and the NCAA tournaments. Matthew Goodman's book details how a point-shaving plot came to dominate the team's legacy.

(Image credit: Ballantine Books)

  • November 8th 2019 at 13:43

Australian Women's And Men's Soccer Will Get Equal Share Of Revenue

Members of the Australian women's national soccer team will now earn as much as the men's team in a historic deal that addresses the equal pay. Note: audio courtesy the Fox Sports Soccer Channel.

  • November 7th 2019 at 11:04

Under New Deal, Australian Women's And Men's Soccer Will Get Equal Share Of Revenue

By Laurel Wamsley
Australia celebrates a goal during its knockout round match against Norway during the Women

The deal will lift salaries for the Matildas by 90% and promises parity in training and travel. Norway and New Zealand have made similar moves, as a lawsuit against U.S. Soccer continues.

(Image credit: Martin Rose/Getty Images)

  • November 6th 2019 at 23:29

For The Final Finishers Of The NYC Marathon, It's More Than A Test Of Fitness

Some finishers of the New York City Marathon this past weekend required 10 or more hours to complete the race. For them, the marathon is more than a test of fitness and endurance.

  • November 6th 2019 at 23:15

Commentary: Free Agency And Injuries Hurt Golden State Warriors

Commentator Mike Pesca talks about the downfall of the NBA's Golden State Warriors.

  • November 6th 2019 at 11:02

37 Racehorses Have Died At Santa Anita Park Since December

NPR's Noel King talks to Jim Chairusmi of The Wall Street Journal about a racehorse suffering a catastrophic injury at the Breeders' Cup Classic on Saturday in Arcadia, Calif.

  • November 4th 2019 at 11:00

When Nationals Visit The White House, Sports And Politics Will Intersect Once Again

By Aubri Juhasz
Fans gather in Washington, D.C. on Nov. 2, 2019 as the Washington Nationals hold a parade to celebrate their World Series victory over the Houston Astros.

The Washington Nationals will meet President Trump at the White House on Monday to celebrate their World Series win. At least one player has declined to attend.

(Image credit: Stefani Reynolds/Getty Images)

  • November 2nd 2019 at 22:59

Trump Takes In UFC Fight In NYC, Days After Tweeting Residency Change To Florida

By Brakkton Booker
President Donald Trump speaks to the media before boarding Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House. He

This will be Trump's second sporting event in the span of a week. The president's connections to UFC go back to at least 2001.

(Image credit: Bloomberg/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

  • November 2nd 2019 at 22:27

Washington Nationals Celebrate 1st World Series Win

The Washington Nationals celebrated their first World Series win with a victory parade on the streets of the nation's capital.

  • November 2nd 2019 at 22:07

Saturday Sports: Nationals Win World Series

Washington is celebrating its World Series win, the Warriors are on the ropes, and Tommie Smith and John Carlos get a long-overdue honor. Scott Simon talks with Howard Bryant of ESPN.

  • November 2nd 2019 at 12:57

Opinion: Why Is Our President Spending Saturday Night At A Cage Fight?

By Scott Simon
Jorge Masvidal punches Ben Askren during the UFC 239 Welterweight Bout on July 6 in Las Vegas.

President Trump has chosen to attend Saturday's Ultimate Fighting Championship over the many other things to do in New York, such as comedy shows, jazz performances and live theater.

(Image credit: Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images)

  • November 2nd 2019 at 12:57

After Days Of Resignations, The Last Of The Deadspin Staff Has Quit

By Brakkton Booker
The entire writing and editing staff of Deadspin quit after being told to "stick to sports."

Staffers at the sports and culture website began to leave en masse earlier this week following a directive from executives to "stick to sports." The future of the site is up in the air.

(Image credit: The Washington Post via Getty Images)

  • November 1st 2019 at 23:06

Washington Nationals Win 2019 World Series

The Washington Nationals, against all odds, won the World Series Wednesday night over the Houston Astros. NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with Washington Post reporter Chelsea Janes about the victory.

  • October 31st 2019 at 22:40

Changing The Game? The NCAA Opens The Door For Athletes To Profit

The ruling body has bowed to pressure from several states.

  • October 31st 2019 at 15:06

The Nationals' Long Road To Win The World Series

By Michael Hagerty

The Washington Nationals are World Series champions for the first time in the team's 15-year history.

  • October 31st 2019 at 11:46

D.C. Celebrates World Series Win

By Barbara Sprunt

Washington baseball fans crowded into Nationals Park to watch their team win the World Series despite the rain and the game being in Houston.

  • October 31st 2019 at 09:59

The NBA And Hong Kong Protests

As protests continue to unfold in Hong Kong, the NBA and star LeBron James continue to be drawn into the controversy. NPR's Steve Inskeep speaks to The Ringer's Jordan Ritter Conn.

  • October 31st 2019 at 09:59
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