Millions of Americans have applauded the NFL players who have taken a knee during the national anthem, but not the women whose job it is to root for the teams — the cheerleaders.
They have been noticeably...
Sunday, Oct 15, 2017 at 08:22 AM EDT
Sources: UMd. Athletic Director Kevin Anderson on Paid Leave
On paper and according to the weekly betting lines, the Redskins have a soft landing spot following their Week 6 bye. In the parity-heavy NFL, there is no such thing. In this case, there is plenty of background...
Friday, Oct 13, 2017 at 11:05 AM EDT
US Men's Soccer Coach Resigns After Catastrophic Loss
Bruce Arena resigned as coach of the United States men's national soccer team Friday in the wake of a shock loss to tiny Trinidad and Tobago that left the team outside of contention for next year's World Cup in...
Friday, Oct 13, 2017 at 08:12 AM EDT
Nationals Out of Playoffs, Fall to Cubs 9-8 in Game 5
A federal appeals court has lifted an injunction that blocked a six-game suspension for Dallas Cowboys star Ezekiel Elliott, clearing the way for the NFL's punishment over domestic violence allegations and...
Friday, Oct 13, 2017 at 09:00 AM EDT
Injured Marine's New Challenge: 31 Marathons in 31 Days
Rob Jones never liked running. He didn’t like running when he grew up on a farm in Lovettsville, Virginia, and he didn’t like it by the time he graduated from Virginia Tech in 2007.
The 32-year old former...
Thursday, Oct 12, 2017 at 06:43 AM EDT
NCAA to Study College Hoops After Bribery, Fraud Probe
The NCAA said it will form a commission to study the inner workings of college basketball in response a federal investigation into bribery and fraud that rocked the sport and implicated several assistant...
Michael A. Taylor's eighth-inning grand slam silenced the crowd at Wrigley Field in Chicago and put Game 4 of the National League Division Series out of reach for the Cubs, as the Washington Nationals tied...