Chris Jones

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Agnieszka Radwanska responds to Body Issue controversy

Tennis star Agnieszka Radwanska broke her silence about the uproar in her native Poland about her nude photo shoot for <i>ESPN The Magazine’</i>s Body Issue. Earlier this week, Radwanska was dropped from a Catholic youth group for her “immoral behavior.”<p>The following statement was posted Friday on her …

Morgan Shepherd, 71, will become oldest driver to start Sprint Cup race

At age 71, Morgan Shepherd will become the oldest driver to start a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race when he takes the green flag this weekend at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.<p>NASCAR history will be made this weekend at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, as Morgan Shepherd will become the oldest driver to …

Aaron Hernandez asks Patriots to 'trust him' in pre-Draft letter

The former Patriots tight end promised "absolutely nothing to worry about" in a letter before the 2010 NFL Draft.<p>There were concerns regarding Aaron Hernandez's activities off the football field before the 2010 NFL Draft. Teams had concerns about his alleged use of marijuana during his time at …

Ryan Braun didn't answer questions

Milwaukee Brewers star Ryan Braun, who has repeatedly denied using performance-enhancing drugs, refused to answer questions during a recent meeting …

Kevin Ware could play for Louisville in October, according to Rick Pitino

Ware is now able to ride a stationary bike and could begin working out next month.<p>Louisville guard Kevin Ware is progressing well after suffering a gruesome compound fracture of his right leg during the NCAA Tournament last March. According to head coach Rick Pitino, Ware could return to the court …

The Pitching Secrets Behind Max Scherzer's Historic Start

When Max Scherzer took the mound in Cleveland against the Indians on Monday night, he was looking to pick up another win to become the first pitcher to start a season 14-0 since Roger Clemens in 1986.<p>When the game ended, the Detroit Tigers right-hander was still stuck on 13-0.<p>Scherzer held the …

Like Father, Like Son: Ron Paul Passes the Neo-Confederate Baton to Rand

Until now, the question had been whether or not Rand Paul shared his father’s wild beliefs. Now, writes James Kirchick, we seem to have an answer.<p>The …

Why Whites Will Abandon the GOP

Even whites are going to start abandoning the GOP, predicts Michael Tomasky.<p>As you are certainly aware, the new consensus among most Republicans and …

GOP candidates eager for rematches

The 2014 midterms are going to give some voters déjà vu.<p>Several Republicans who got tantalizingly close to winning House seats in 2012 are gearing up for rematches next year, figuring just a few hundred or thousand more votes could be their ticket to Washington.<p>Former combat pilot Martha McSally — …