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Thursday, Sep 6, 2018 at 12:02 PM EDT

Amway Founder, Orlando Magic Owner Richard DeVos Dies

Amway Founder, Orlando Magic Owner Richard DeVos Dies

Billionaire Richard DeVos, co-founder of direct-selling giant Amway, owner of the Orlando Magic and father-in-law of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, died Thursday. He was 92. Family spokesman Nick Wasmiller...

Thursday, Sep 6, 2018 at 09:04 AM EDT

NFL Stadiums Serving Up Much More Than Hot Dogs, Burgers

NFL Stadiums Serving Up Much More Than Hot Dogs, Burgers

Hamburgers and hot dogs are always great at a football game. How about some pimento cheese melts, fried ravioli or a brat wrapped in a blanket of fried cheese curds on a pretzel bun. Hungry yet? For dessert...

Thursday, Sep 6, 2018 at 04:08 PM EDT

Redskins' Williams Poised to Again Be Fearsome O-Lineman

Redskins' Williams Poised to Again Be Fearsome O-Lineman

Eight months removed from major surgery on his right knee, Williams is ready to get back on the field.

Thursday, Sep 6, 2018 at 08:07 AM EDT

Nike Unveils Kaepernick Ad to Air During NFL Season Opener

Nike Unveils Kaepernick Ad to Air During NFL Season Opener

Nike released a new advertisement Wednesday that features Colin Kaepernick, Serena Williams and LeBron James, among others. The two-minute video is centered around athletes who have overcome hardships to become...

Wednesday, Sep 5, 2018 at 12:37 PM EDT

New Advice on Kids' Concussions Calls for Better Tracking

New Advice on Kids' Concussions Calls for Better Tracking

New children's concussion guidelines from the U.S. government recommend against routine X-rays and blood tests for diagnosis and reassure parents that most kids' symptoms clear up within one to three months. S...

Wednesday, Sep 5, 2018 at 05:59 PM EDT

LeBron Surprises NYC School's Basketball Team With Coveted 'CTK' Kicks

LeBron Surprises NYC School's Basketball Team With Coveted 'CTK' Kicks

NBA star LeBron James made a surprise visit to a New York City school on Tuesday and presented both the boys’ and girls’ basketball teams with new locker rooms and playing gear.

Tuesday, Sep 4, 2018 at 11:40 PM EDT

Mystics Earn 1st Trip to WNBA Finals, Beating Dream 86-81

Mystics Earn 1st Trip to WNBA Finals, Beating Dream 86-81

The Washington Mystics overcame a quiet night from Elena Delle Donne to earn a trip to the WNBA Finals for the first time in franchise history, holding off the Atlanta Dream 86-81 in the decisive fifth game...

Tuesday, Sep 4, 2018 at 09:32 PM EDT

Colin Kaepernick's Nike Deal Prompts Flurry of Debate

Colin Kaepernick's Nike Deal Prompts Flurry of Debate

An endorsement deal between Nike and Colin Kaepernick prompted a flood of debate Tuesday as sports fans reacted to the apparel giant backing an athlete known mainly for starting a wave of protests among NFL...

Tuesday, Sep 4, 2018 at 11:07 AM EDT

President of Scandal-Hit USA Gymnastics Quits After 9 Months

President of Scandal-Hit USA Gymnastics Quits After 9 Months

Kerry Perry has resigned as president of USA Gymnastics. The announcement Tuesday came days after the United States Olympic Committee questioned the direction of the organization under Perry's leadership. Per...

Tuesday, Sep 4, 2018 at 06:19 AM EDT

Federer Stunned by 55th-Ranked Millman in US Open 4th Round

Federer Stunned by 55th-Ranked Millman in US Open 4th Round

Roger Federer served poorly. Closed poorly, too. And now he's gone, beaten at the U.S. Open by an opponent ranked outside the top 50 for the first time in his career. Looking slow and tired on a sweltering...

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