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Jon Jones works out during UFC 126 open workouts Thursday, Feb. 3, 2011, at Mandalay Bay Events Center.
6:55 p.m.
BALTIMORE — Glover Teixeira could only sigh. The challenger to the light heavyweight title executed his game plan perfectly Saturday night in the main event of UFC 172, but Jon Jones proved too wily to hit … Read more...

Jon Jones is besieged by fans for autographs during the UFC Fan Fest at Mandalay Bay Friday, July 5, 2013.
3 p.m.
BALTIMORE — The reception Friday at the Baltimore Arena reminded of the days when fans viewed Jon Jones as a young phenom with limitless potential, not a conceited champion with an image problem… Read more...

Getting dirty: Local trainer Will Swope has finished top-10 in numerous Spartan Races, but he hasn’t graced the podium—yet.
12 a.m.
After a heartbreaking disqualification at the Spartan Race World Championships in 2013, Will Swope is determined to come back and kick ass. Read more...

The Runnin’ Rebels still have a shot at the NCAA Tournament.
3:30 p.m.
The Rebels last won the crown in 2008—here are three keys to doing it again this season. Read more...

NASCAR driver Kyle Busch signs a jacket for Tristen MacLean, 11, of Carseland, Alberta, Canada at the M&M’s World Las Vegas store on the Las ...
3:20 p.m.
You can be part of NASCAR race weekend in Las Vegas without opening your wallet. If you aren’t going to Sunday’s Sprint Cup Series race at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway, there are still plenty of ways to be involved. And they are free. Read more...

Game on! The Plaza’s rooftop will soon host the Las Vegas Wranglers hockey team.
3:11 p.m.
The hotel-casino has eight months to turn its roof into a hockey rink. Read more...

Skeleton racer Noelle Pikus-Pace snared a silver medal in Sochi.
3:30 p.m.
Getting on board with Sochi 2014 has not been easy, but these Olympic Games have had their moments. Read more...

Caroll Geiser, of Rochester, N.Y., grooms Eva, a 3-year-old Old English Sheep dog, during the 137th Westminster Kennel Club dog show, Monday, Feb. 11, 2013, ...
6:04 p.m.
Portuguese Water dog for the win!

A costumed rugby fan dances in the crowd during the final day of the USA 7’s rugby tournament at Sam Boyd Stadium on Sunday afternoon.
1:51 p.m.
Results of the matches sometimes take a back seat to the international party going on in the stands. Read more...

UNLV coach Dave Rice calls a timeout against Fresno State, Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014, at the Thomas & Mack Center. UNLV won 75-73 in overtime.
2:24 p.m.
Runnin’ Rebel coach Dave Rice wants to be sure the team doesn’t have any “distractions.” Read more...

Just because you watched Anderson Silva’s unbelievable leg break a dozen times doesn’t mean you’re a sicko.
6 p.m.
Just because you watched Anderson Silva’s unbelievable leg break a dozen times doesn’t mean you’re a sicko. Read more...

A handful of bettors stand to make a killing if Auburn beats the odds.
7 p.m.
That’s $1,000 returned for every dollar wagered.

Five teams ran the first Operation Ragnar Afghanistan, an on-base relay race timed to coincide with Ragnar Relay Las Vegas.
2:30 a.m.
Thousands of miles away in Afghanistan, Capt. Stephen Roberts is already hours into his own race. The Army chaplain has organized Ragnar Relay Afghanistan, an event on the Kabul Base Cluster coinciding with the Vegas race. Read more...

UFC fighter Dan Hardy was diagnosed with a heart condition, Wolff-Parkinson-White, earlier this year. These days, he’s doing CrossFit, gymnastics and lots of yoga, but ...
12 a.m.
“I’m so much more physically able now than I was before, which is crazy because now I’m potentially moving toward the end of my career, and I’ve really just figured out how my body works properly.” Read more...

UFC welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre of Canada signs autographs for fans during a UFC news conference in the lobby of the MGM Grand on ...
2 a.m.
Having anyone else headline the UFC’s 20th anniversary card just wouldn’t have made as much sense. Georges St. Pierre is closing in on a decade since he first fought for the UFC welterweight title and began the journey toward becoming the company’s most popular fighter. With eight title defenses, he’s two away from tying Anderson Silva’s UFC record. Read more...