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Venus and Serena Williams, Olympic torch relay

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Famous Olympic torchbearers

With the 2016 Olympic Torch Relay beginning its journey through Brazil on Tuesday, take a look at some of the famous names who have carried the torch over the years.

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Talladega Crashfest 2016

They say people go to auto races just to see the crashes. If so, then they got their money's worth at Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series GEICO 500 at Talladega Superspeedway in Talladega, Alabama. Officials say 35 of the 40 cars in the race left with some damage.

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What is chronic traumatic encephalopathy?

Here is an explainer about CTE -- the progressive brain disease that is at the center of a debate between retired athletes and multiple sports leagues.

Tom Brady walking off field after 2016 AFC Championship

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NFL Deflategate: Tom Brady timeline

With an appeals court ruling Monday that New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady must serve his four-game "Deflategate" suspension, check out the timeline of events in the case so far.

Caroline Wozniacki with Serena Williams, New York City Marathon

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Celebrities who have run marathons

You may have always wanted to put yourself in your favorite celeb's shoes, but how about his or her running shoes? Check out these celebrities who have run marathons.

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2016 NCAA Tournament in photos

With the Final Four set in the 2016 Men's NCAA Basketball Tournament, check out some memorable photos from all the action on court so far.

Roy Williams, North Carolina coach

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Which college basketball coaches have most titles?

North Carolina men's basketball coach Roy Williams has the chance to add a third championship to his career Monday night against Villanova in the NCAA tournament's title game. But where would that rank him among the all-time greats?

Michael Jordan at 2016 NBA All-Star Game

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Forbes' highest paid retired athletes

Check out which former sports stars made Forbes' annual ranking of the highest paid retired athletes.

Mateen Cleaves, March 2000

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Where are former Final Four stars today?

Players such as Christian Laettner and Mateen Cleaves led their teams to the Final Four during their college careers. But what are these former NCAA standouts doing now?

Maryland cheerleader versus Kansas

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NCAA Tournament cheerleaders

Take a break from all the NCAA tourney action to see the cheerleaders cheering on their schools from the sidelines.

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Slideshow: 2016 NASCAR in Fontana

Six-time champion Jimmie Johnson used his boost from the "Superman vs. Batman" movie promotion to over power Kevin Harvick in the overtime laps at the Auto Club 400 Sunday in Fontana.

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, 2012

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Athletes who've dabbled in acting

College basketball greats Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Michael Jordan are just some of the athletes who've also challenged themselves on the set, making appearances in movies and television shows. As you gear up for another day of tourney action, check out some more.

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