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  • September 03, 2015
    Associated Press

    Judge lets Brady play

    NEW YORK (AP) - A federal judge deflated "Deflategate" Thursday, erasing New England quarterback Tom Brady's four-game suspension for a controversy that the NFL claimed threatened football's integrity.

  • September 02, 2015
    Associated Press

    LA back from dead as U.S. candidate for 2024 Olympics

    LOS ANGELES (AP) - Los Angeles is the official U.S. nominee for the 2024 Olympic games - a dramatic turnaround for a city that just two months ago was considered out of the running.

  • September 01, 2015
    Associated Press

    No settlement: Goodell, Brady await 'Deflategate' ruling

    NEW YORK (AP) - NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady attended last-minute settlement talks between the NFL and its players union Monday before a judge announced he would decide the dispute over deflated footballs with a ruling in a day or two.

  • August 27, 2015
    Associated Press

    Ex-NFLer: I attempted suicide multiple times

    MIAMI (AP) - Former NFL tackle Jonathan Martin posted on Facebook that difficulties in the profession led him to attempt suicide multiple times, and he wanted to share his struggle with social isolation to help others.

  • August 26, 2015
    Associated Press

    Schilling booted after anti-Muslim tweet

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) - ESPN removed Curt Schilling from its broadcast team for the Little League World Series on Tuesday because of an anti-Muslim tweet.

  • August 24, 2015
    Associated Press

    IndyCar driver Justin Wilson dies of head injury

    INDIANAPOLIS (August 24, 2015) - IndyCar driver Justin Wilson died Monday night from a head injury suffered when a piece of debris struck him at Pocono Raceway. He was 37.

  • August 24, 2015
    Associated Press

    IndyCar confronts safety as driver fights for life

    With Justin Wilson fighting for his life in a Pennsylvania hospital, IndyCar faces yet another crisis as the series prepares to crown its champion.

  • August 18, 2015
    Chris Woodward

    Economist: Defeat a positive for college football

    A former chief economist at the U.S. Department of Labor thinks a ruling against football players at Northwestern is good for college football.

  • July 31, 2015
    Bill Bumpas

    Former NFL QB investing in teens

    A former star quarterback in the NFL is giving back to the sport of football by investing in the lives of inner city teenagers.  

  • July 30, 2015
    Bill Bumpas

    Will a Baptist baseball team be next LGBT target?

    The head of a Christian sports ministry is concerned that the day could come when Christian universities will have to support homosexual rights or give up their athletic participation with the NCAA.  

  • July 27, 2015
    Bill Bumpas

    Target: A praying coach -- egad!

    The Freedom From Religion Foundation is at it again, this time focusing its efforts against a college coach who has stated publicly he will pray with his players.

  • July 23, 2015
    Associated Press

    AP source: Union offered NFL settlement on Brady suspension

    The players' union proposed a settlement on Tom Brady's four-game suspension last week that was "met with silence" by the NFL, a person familiar with the proposal told The Associated Press.