Colin Kaepernick Takes a Stand by Not Standing for the National Anthem

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is exercising his constitutional right to protest. However, during the most recent preseason game against the Green Bay Packers his protest derived national attention. Protesting, for Kaepernick’s case, is...

West Virginia Advances to Elite 8

No. 2 West Virginia sidestepped a possible upset by pounding the No. 11 seed Washington Huskies, 69-56, in the East Regional semifinals at Syracuse, N.Y. on Thursday, March 25. Mountaineers star Da’Sean Butler scored a key...

Nationals Tied with Braves for Division Lead

Four wins and three losses during the week of June 23 left the Nationals with a 43-38 record and tied for first place in the NL East with the Atlanta Braves.  The Nationals beat...

Serena Wins 5th Wimbledon Title in 3 Sets

WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — Serena Williams won her fifth Wimbledon title, and 14th major championship, by beating Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland 6-1, 5-7, 6-2 Saturday. Williams had little trouble at the start on Centre Court,...

UDC Loses First ECC Game after 2-0 Start

The University of the District of Columbia (UDC) Firebirds took their first East Coast Conference (ECC) loss of the season, falling to Queens College, 72-56, on Dec. 10 in Flushing, N.Y. UDC Senior guard Joe...

No. 8 Butler Stuns No. 1 Pitt, No. 3 UConn Overcomes No. 6 Cincinnati...

Regional action at the Verizon Center concluded March 19 with two stellar games, as the tournament’s first defeat of a No. 1 seed in a controversial finish and the play of three Big East...

Seahawks Escape with 10-9 Win over Vikings after Walsh Miss

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Russell Wilson and the Seattle Seahawks needed more than three quarters to warm up at Minnesota. Then, the Vikings kicked away their chance to beat the two-time defending NFC champions. Blair Walsh's 27-yard...

Cam Newton Slammed for ‘Fake Smile’ in NFL Draft Guide

Heisman Trophy winner Cam Newton has been the subject of much criticism ever since news first broke of his father’s attempt to shop him off to Mississippi State previous to his National Championship run...

Elon Soars Past Morgan State in the Second Half

Senior forward Kelsey Evans scored a game-high 19 points, and sophomore guard Zora Stephenson and senior guard Ali Ford each scored 14 points to lead host Elon past Morgan State, 74-54, in a non-conference...

Questions for the Nationals to Answer in Second-Half Stretch

A nine-and-a-half game divisional lead and an offensive explosion around the All-star break notwithstanding, the Washington Nationals have some deep issues to address before there can be any legitimate hopes for an extended October...

Are the Golden State Warriors 2017 NBA Title Favorites?

Kevin Durant’s decision to sign with the Golden State Warriors immediately vaulted the team into the status of potential legends. Armed with Durant, Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green, discussions have already begun as...

Derrick Rose Accuser to be Stripped of Anonymity at Trial

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A woman accusing NBA star Derrick Rose of rape cannot remain anonymous at her upcoming civil trial, a Los Angeles judge ruled Tuesday. Lawyers for the woman, who is identified...

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