News » Sports

1 thru 10 of 1191 Stories
Gay Games 10: Global Unity and Individual Identity

Gay Games 10: Global Unity and Individual Identity

By Jim Gladstone | Aug 19
A sweltering Parisian heat wave was the backdrop for more than 10,300 amateur athletes competing in sports ranging from basketball to table tennis to same-sex dancing at Gay Games 10.

Exclusive Photos From Paris Gay Games 10

Exclusive Photos From Paris Gay Games 10

Aug 18
More than 10,300 athletes and spectators gathered in Paris for Gay Games 10. Here's a look at some of our favorite moments.

NFL Players Emphasize Reasons for Anthem Demonstrations

NFL Players Emphasize Reasons for Anthem Demonstrations

By Rob Maaddi | Aug 11
While the NFL continues discussions with the players' union regarding a national anthem policy, players who demonstrate are emphasizing they are protesting social injustice, racial inequality and systematic oppression.

MLB's Inclusion Efforts Must Now Overcome Offensive Tweets

MLB's Inclusion Efforts Must Now Overcome Offensive Tweets

By Noah Trister | Aug 9
The progression Major League Baseball has made over the years is being overshadowed after the discovery of some inflammatory old tweets from current players, social media posts that threaten to undermine some of the work MLB has invested in.

US teacher rows solo across Atlantic in record time

US teacher rows solo across Atlantic in record time

Aug 5
A high school science teacher from Cincinnati, Ohio, has rowed solo across the Atlantic Ocean, setting a record for a west-to-east crossing.

Ohio State's Meyer defends self, ex-assistant denies abuse

Ohio State's Meyer defends self, ex-assistant denies abuse

By Ralph D. Russo | Aug 4
Urban Meyer is insisting that he properly handled 2015 allegations of domestic violence against one of his assistant coaches at the time, though he acknowledged he was not forthright with reporters when questioned last week about the claims.

Poland's Daredevil Shows Video from Skiing Down K2

Poland's Daredevil Shows Video from Skiing Down K2

Aug 3
Polish climber and daredevil skier Andrzej Bargiel is showing pictures from his latest trip, when he climbed and then skied down the world's second-highest mountain, K2.

Empty Bus at Brighton Pride Highlights Lack of Gay Footballers

Empty Bus at Brighton Pride Highlights Lack of Gay Footballers

Aug 3
An empty open-top bus will be paraded at this weekend's Brighton Pride Festival highlighting the "statistical anomaly" that none of the 500 top-level footballers registered to play are openly gay.

Nationals' Turner Apologizes to Team for Insensitive Tweets

Nationals' Turner Apologizes to Team for Insensitive Tweets

By Harvey Valentine | Aug 1
Nationals shortstop Trea Turner apologized to his teammates on Tuesday for homophobic and racially insensitive tweets he sent several years ago.

Braves' Newcomb Apologizes to Team for Inflammatory Tweets

Braves' Newcomb Apologizes to Team for Inflammatory Tweets

By Charles Odum | Jul 31
Braves left-hander Sean Newcomb apologized to his teammates on Monday for racist, homophobic and sexist tweets he sent as a teenager.

1 thru 10 of 1191 Stories