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Royals Symbolize the Fun in Sports

Ken Reed | Posted 10.21.2014 | Sports
Ken Reed

The Royals are having a blast playing a kids' game with a joy and esprit de corps usually missing in the pro ranks.

Do NOT Battle These Sports Figures On Twitter

Bleacher Report | Posted 10.21.2014 | Sports
Read More: Sports, Sports News

Social media, Twitter in particular, has brought athletes and members of the sports media closer together with fans than God probably ever intended....

Designing Reflective Gear for Cyclists #ArtofY

Alex Schattner | Posted 10.21.2014 | Small Business
Alex Schattner

In high school, Michael Cherman, 23, knew he wanted to be a clothing designer. He made shirts and sold them out of the back of his car. His dream led him to Parsons, but he stayed only a year.

Bahrain rattled by UK court's opening of door to investigation of torture allegations

James Dorsey | Posted 10.21.2014 | World
James Dorsey

By James M. Dorsey A failed effort by a public relations company representing Bahrain and a UK law firm acting on behalf of Prince Nasser bin Hamad a...

College Football Halftime Show Rocks The Stadium Like A Hurricane

The Huffington Post | Avery Stone | Posted 10.20.2014 | College

This collegiate marching band takes rocking the crowd to a whole new level. During the halftime show of Ohio State's Oct. 18 game against Rutgers, ...

Soccer and Militant Islam Intersect in Incidents Across the Middle East

James Dorsey | Posted 10.20.2014 | World
James Dorsey

A successful soccer player near the peak of his career, 22-year Nidhal Selmi died last week a foreign fighter for the Islamic State, the jihadist group that controls a swath of Syria and Iraq.

How to Be Superstar Sports Agent (Part Two)

Leigh Steinberg | Posted 10.18.2014 | Sports
Leigh Steinberg

This is a field for the best and brightest, requires superb work ethic and commitment. The emotional and business rewards are well worth making this leap!

Kelly Slater Lands Surfing's First 540, Confirms He's A God

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 10.20.2014 | Sports

Kelly Slater just proved -- yet again -- why he is the best surfer the world has ever seen. On Friday, a lay day during the Moche Rip Curl Pro Port...

Middle Schoolers: Victory On and Off the Field

Jayme Cellitioci | Posted 10.17.2014 | Impact
Jayme Cellitioci

There are many ways for our children to experience teamwork and success on and off the field and the wonderful part is that these experiences can be complimentary.

Five Top Football Movies

John Farr | Posted 10.17.2014 | Entertainment
John Farr

Football was made for movies. There are build-ups to the climactic championship game, with the clock counting down the minutes into those final tense, ticking seconds. Whether closing in on the huddle, or going wide for a field kick, the feeling is more like war than sports.

Football and Race in Mississippi

Robert S. McElvaine | Posted 10.17.2014 | Politics
Robert S. McElvaine

If white Mississippians can identify with, embrace and cheer deliriously for teams that are 82 percent (Mississippi State) and 75 percent (Ole Miss) black, is it too much to hope that they might bring themselves to at least stop hating and show a modicum of respect to a president who is 50 percent black?

Hazing, Violence and the Culture of High School Athletics: What Can Be Done?

Clark Power | Posted 10.15.2014 | Sports
Clark Power

As the hazing/sexual assault scandal at Sayerville High School has become a national news story, we can't help but ask how this could have happened in the first place.

7 Delicious Homemade Dips For Sunday Football Season

Phoebe Lapine | Posted 10.15.2014 | Taste
Phoebe Lapine

The best thing about serving dips is that they're just as easy to eat -- as they are to make.

Hilarious Sports Video Game Glitches

Bleacher Report | Posted 10.14.2014 | Sports
Read More: Sports, Sports News

Anyone who's played video games in their lifetime understands the notion that no game is perfect. Developers may try their very best to make each face...

Abhi Sinha of ABC Family's Chasing Life Tells Us What He's Most Afraid Of

Ilana Rapp | Posted 10.14.2014 | Entertainment
Ilana Rapp

Abhi Sinha is a busy guy. Big on sports, Abhi fell into acting during college. Now really, how do you choose between sports and acting? Tough call that Abhi made! But look at him now!

The Money Americans Spend On Fantasy Football Could Solve World Hunger For 2 Years

PolicyMic | James Chairman | Posted 10.13.2014 | Impact

Last year, Forbes estimated the economy created by Americans' expenditures on fantasy football, everything from direct revenues to time value, amounts...

7 Ways College Football Is Like Raising Kids

Melissa Fenton | Posted 10.13.2014 | Parents
Melissa Fenton

Oozing southern hospitality and a football I.Q. that could rival an ESPN commentator, you'll find us southern women happily dishing out pimento cheese dip, fried chicken and smoked pulled pork.

Fallon Fox, Top Female Athlete and MMA Fighter, Discusses Being Authentic and Real

Toni Newman | Posted 10.14.2014 | Gay Voices
Toni Newman

Fallon Fox, the first openly transgender female to compete in the MMA, discusses transistioning, fighting, her goals and being authentic.

Why Girls Should and Should Not Watch Sports

Uloop | Posted 10.13.2014 | College

I know, ew right? I practically fall asleep every time someone mentions baseball. But, if we're being completely honest here, sports aren't all that bad.

Women's Sporting Rights Put Saudi Arabia and Iran on the Defensive

James Dorsey | Posted 10.12.2014 | Sports
James Dorsey

The struggle for women's rights to engage in sports and attend sporting events has commanded increased attention due to recent events.

Kids and Concussion: Early Recognition Is Key to Recovery

Mount Sinai Health System | Posted 10.10.2014 | Healthy Living
Mount Sinai Health System

A new school year has begun. Unfortunately, sports-related concussion is a common injury among children and adolescents, and symptoms can seriously intrude on children's lives, especially if not recognized and addressed early on.

Burnout and Injury A Major Concern In Youth Sports

Ken Reed | Posted 10.10.2014 | Sports
Ken Reed

As a society, we need to start focusing more on sports as a vehicle to build teamwork and leadership abilities, improve sports skills, enhance fitness and health, gain experiences that teach lifetime lessons and shape values, develop friendships and less on scholarships, pro contracts and gold medals.

Redefine Manhood, Prevent Violence

Brian Heilman | Posted 10.09.2014 | Impact
Brian Heilman

Wherever we are, all of us have a role to play. First and foremost, we must reject all violent acts. But beyond this, there's nothing stopping us from modeling the kind of nonviolent, gender-equal society we want to live in.

My Big Break: Stepping in for Bill Simmons

Lewis Krell | Posted 10.09.2014 | Sports
Lewis Krell

Being notable for your presence is one thing but being truly notable is when the absence of your presence is in and of itself notable. That is what has happened over the past three weeks with Bill Simmons' suspension.

50 Essential Last-Minute Marathon Tips

Jason Saltmarsh | Posted 10.09.2014 | Healthy Living
Jason Saltmarsh

Congratulations on making it to the starting line after months of marathon training. Here are some practical tips to help you stay safe and run your very best race. Good luck and godspeed!