US Drops the Coin on Black Flag Bearer at Winter Olympics

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — Shani Davis would've been a fitting choice to carry the American flag into the Olympic opening ceremony, a superb athlete who helped break racial barriers at the Winter Games. Someone...

Turnover: Cavs Overhaul Roster with Stunning Trades

CLEVELAND (AP) — With their NBA title hopes fading fast, the Cavaliers got aggressive at the trading deadline. They swapped teams. Cleveland completely changed its look — and perhaps its chances of winning a championship this...

Frederick Douglass High School Wins Seventh in a Row

Upper Marlboro, Md.-based Frederick Douglass High School (12-4) is rolling after dominating Crossland High School, Temple Hills, Md., (70-45) on Feb. 2 as the Eagles won their seventh consecutive match. Eagles senior guard Cameron Keith...

Virginia House Panel Kills Bills Over Spending for Stadiums

A Virginia House of Delegates panel has voted against two bills that would’ve barred state subsidies for a new Washington NFL team stadium and blocked localities from spending public money on professional sports facilities. The...

Patriots’ Malcolm Butler Denies Off-Field Misconduct Before Benching

BOSTON (AP) — Patriots cornerback Malcolm Butler says he didn't miss a curfew or do anything off the field that would have hurt New England's chances of winning the Super Bowl before he was...

Belichick Isn’t Saying Why He Benched Malcolm Butler in Super Bowl

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick was no more forthcoming on Monday about his surprise benching of one-time Super Bowl star Malcolm Butler. Speaking on a conference call the day after...

NBC’s Mike Tirico Set to Fill Costas’ Shoes in Korea

NEW YORK (AP) — The biggest change for Americans watching the Winter Olympics on television this month will likely be the first face they see on the screen. Mike Tirico is replacing Bob Costas as...

In Super Bowl Victory, Eagles Beat Patriots at Their Own Game

The Philadelphia Eagles knocked off Tom Brady and the New England Patriots, 41-33, to win Super Bowl LII in Minneapolis on Feb. 4. The victory marked the first Super Bowl title in franchise history,...

Colts: Linebacker Edwin Jackson Among 2 Killed on Indiana Highway

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis Colts linebacker Edwin Jackson was one of two men killed early Sunday when a suspected drunken driver struck them as they stood outside their car along a highway in Indianapolis,...

Who Wins Super Bowl LII?

The Philadelphia Eagles and the New England Patriots have met in the Super Bowl before, and they’ll meet once again in Super Bowl LII. Tom Brady is still the signal-caller for the Patriots, but the...

Terrell Owens Finally Selected to NFL Hall of Fame

After Being Snubbed for Being an Unapologetic Black Man Unafraid to Challenge White Authority After two years of being literally blackballed from the Pro Football Hall of Fame, former NFL receiver Terrell Owens was finally...

Washington Wizards Lose Wall, Keep Winning

What better way for a team to shake up their so-so season than to lose their best player? The Washington Wizards have been stumbling over their own feet all season, but after losing All-Star...