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FOOTBALL TAKES THE KNEE
Trump Says His Criticism Of NFL Has ‘Nothing’ To Do With Race
"I’ve never said anything about race."
Trump Issues New Travel Ban That Now Includes North Korea And Venezuela
Report: Kushner Used Private Email Account For White House Business
Other senior Trump aides had also used private email accounts, including Reince Priebus and Steve Bannon.
Mnuchin Says NFL Players Can ‘Do Free Speech On Their Own Time’
The treasury secretary says NFL owners should fine or suspend the protesting players.
W.H. Official Struggles On Graham-Cassidy’s Preexisting Conditions Loophole
Chris Wallace had him dead to rights.
Germany’s Far-Right Enters Parliament For First Time Since WW2
The success of the anti-Islam, anti-immigrant AfD party marks a major shift.
LATER HATER: MILO’S ‘FREE SPEECH’ RALLY FLOPS
Milo Yiannopoulos Flounders At Desperate ‘Free Speech’ Rally On Berkeley Campus
STEELERS STAY OFF THE FIELD DURING ANTHEM
Pittsburgh Steelers Decline To Participate In National Anthem
A Hospital Crisis Is Killing Rural Communities. This State Is ‘Ground Zero.’
This Veteran Is Helping Others Fight PTSD With Horses
5 Must-Shop Destinations In Pittsburgh
That Hilariously Weird David S. Pumpkins ‘SNL’ Sketch Almost Didn’t Happen
After Being ‘Harassed’ On The Job, This Woman Went To The Supreme Court And Won
‘THE KNEE IS TAKEN!’
Actor Michael Rapaport Takes A Knee, Unloads On ‘Dumb Motherf―ker’ Trump
SPARKS SKIP ANTHEM
Los Angeles Sparks Skip National Anthem At Women’s NBA Finals
Bruce Maxwell Is The First MLB Player To Kneel During The National Anthem
Little Girl Attempts To Play With Game Boy, Flabbergasted By Lack Of Touchscreen
LeBron James Explains Why Trump’s Attack On The NFL Is Personal
IN THE NEWS
Ted Cruz Says He’s Leaning No On The New Obamacare Repeal Bill
The bill's political fortunes -- already dim -- just got dimmer.
Merkel Wins Fourth Term As Chancellor In German Election
But the far-right manages to make big gains.
Michael Dalder / Reuters
1 Dead, Multiple People Injured In Shooting At Tennessee Church: Police
A woman was killed in the Sunday morning attack, police said.
Trump Repeats Call For NFL Boycott To Stop Anthem Protests
Under fire, the president characteristically digs in.
Marvin Gentry / Reuters
Here’s How You Can Help People In Puerto Rico
3.5 million Americans are enduring "apocalyptic" conditions right now because of Hurricane Maria.
Bloomberg via Getty Images
Colin Kaepernick’s Mom Has No Time For Trump Calling Her Son A ‘Son Of A Bitch’
USA Today Sports / Reuters
Here Are Some Ways People Disrespect The Flag Daily Based On Flag Code
Taking a knee is not one of them.
Brian Snyder / Reuters
Doctors, Hospitals And Insurers Ask Senate To Reject Graham-Cassidy
“Health care is too important to get wrong. Let’s take the time to get it right.”
Bloomberg via Getty Images
Trump Can’t Stop Attacking Black Sports Figures
The president wants athletes to "stick to sports." He's only ensuring they won't.
What Are Black Sports Journalists Allowed To Say About Trump And Race?
Rich Polk/BET via Getty Images
Forget Cheat ‘Sheet’ — Student Outwits Professor With Enormous ‘Cheat Poster’
“Well played and lesson learned for me.”
Hope For Survivors Dims In Mexico 6 Days After The Earthquake
The disaster killed over 300 people and toppled dozens of buildings.
Henry Romero / Reuters
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