Tony Dungy Says Colin Kaepernick Is Free Agent Because Of BLM Support

Colin Kaepernick remains a free agent, and Tony Dungy believes the quarterback’s protest of the national anthem in the name of the Black Lives Matter movement is the reason.  “Without that national anthem [protest], someone would have signed him by now,” the former NFL player and coach told Newsday on Monday. “If you’re seen as […]

Cubs Fan Recovering From School Beating Gets Support From First Baseman

A Chicago Cubs player has joined in sending get-well wishes for a 12-year-old boy who was put in a coma after being beaten at school last week. First baseman Anthony Rizzo reached out to Henry Sembdner on Twitter Monday, three days after the young Cubs fan was assaulted at Kenyon Woods Middle School in South […]

Support Flows In To Honor Victims Of Deadly Plane Crash In Colombia

Brazil has entered a three-day period of national mourning to pay tribute to the victims of a deadly plane crash in Colombia. Members of Brazilian soccer team Chapecoense were aboard a charter flight en route to the city of Medellín on Monday night to play a highly anticipated game of a major South American club […]

Megan Rapinoe Kneels During National Anthem To Support Colin Kaepernick

U.S. women’s soccer star Megan Rapinoe took a knee during the national anthem before her match on Sunday as an act of solidarity with NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick. In a postgame interview, Rapinoe, who came out as gay in 2012, told American Soccer Now that the decision was “very intentional” and she considered it a “little nod […]

Apple Withholds Support For GOP Convention Because Of Donald Trump

Apple will not contribute funds or other resources for the Republican National Convention due to presumptive presidential nominee Donald Trump’s prejudiced remarks, Politico reported on Saturday. The decision by one of the United States’ largest and most popular companies is the biggest corporate defection from the Republican convention, where the party will formally nominate Donald […]