Girls On Soccer Team Cut Hair To Support Teammate Mistaken For Boy

Nine girls on a youth soccer team in Nebraska cut their hair on Thursday in solidarity with their 8-year-old teammate who has found herself at the center of a national controversy. “They care,” Mili Hernandez, the girl at the center of the debate, told the Omaha World-Herald. Nine of Mili's teammates cut their own hair after practice […]

This Might Be The Most Sexist Baseball Team Promotion Ever

A minor-league baseball team is under fire for a majorly sexist promotion. The Ogden (Utah) Raptors published a news release Saturday on “Hourglass Appreciation Night,” posting a cartoon of models in bikinis while promising fans the chance to pose for pictures with “gorgeous women whose curves rival those of any stud pitching prospect!” The Los […]

Top German Soccer Team Hit In Explosions

Borussia Dortmund, one of Germany’s top soccer teams, was in the crosshairs of a series of explosions shortly before its scheduled Champions League match on Tuesday night. Three explosions hit near the team’s tour bus a little after 7 p.m. local time while it was en route to compete against AS Monaco at the Dortmund stadium, according […]

The U.S. Women’s Hockey Team Had Boycotted For Fair Pay. Now They’re World Champs

The U.S. women’s national hockey team became the world champions Friday at the International Ice Hockey Federation’s Women’s World Championship in Plymouth, Michigan. U.S. forward Hilary Knight scored the winning goal in overtime, ending the game with a 3-2 lead over Canada. The team’s stunning victory came less than two weeks after it won a more personal battle against […]

Trump Taps Jared Kushner To Lead Team That Will Run Government ‘Like A Company’

Fresh from the slopes of Aspen, Jared Kushner will on Monday be named the head of an aggressive new team charged with “fixing” the federal government by using business strategies. “The government should be run like a great American company,” Kusher said on Sunday in an interview with The Washington Post, which first revealed the new […]

Minnesota Vikings’ Team Plane Slides Off Runway

(Reuters) – The Minnesota Vikings endured a scary moment on Friday when their team plane slid off the runway while taxiing following a safe landing in Appleton, Wisconsin. “While taxiing after a safe landing, the team plane slid off the runway and became stuck,” the team said on their Twitter page. “Back at the team […]

Donald Trump’s Economic Team Continues To Align With His Billionaire Hedge Fund Advisor

WASHINGTON ― As President-elect Donald Trump’s economic team forms, it continues to be highly favorable to a key billionaire hedge fund donor who backed his candidacy when most on Wall Street wouldn’t touch him. On Friday, Trump’s transition team announced his selection of Rep. Mick Mulvaney (R-S.C.) as the nominee to head the Office of Management and […]

White Students Hold ‘Trump’ Sign, Turn Backs On Black Basketball Team

A Missouri school district is apologizing for “unsportsmanlike” and “insensitive” behavior by white students during a basketball game against a rival team with black players. In a clip circulating online, the white students from Warrensburg High School are seen turning their backs as the black students on the Center High School team are introduced before […]

Trump Praises San Antonio Spurs, A Team That Rejects Trumpism In Every Way

Donald Trump took a break from bashing fellow Republicans on Tuesday to praise the NBA’s San Antonio Spurs during a fundraiser in the team’s hometown. “Wouldn’t it be great if the country were run like that?” the GOP presidential nominee asked, referring to the Spurs, according to Texas Tribune reporter Patrick Svitek. The Spurs, indeed, have been […]