Argentina has pulled its men’s national soccer team out of a World Cup warm-up match against Israel following pressure from pro-Palestinian groups and threats against Argentina’s players over playing the game.
Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James said Tuesday neither his team nor the Golden State Warriors would visit the White House if they won the NBA Finals this season.
Standing alongside his team’s official mascot on Wednesday, Nashville Predators CEO Sean Henry endorsed Democrat David Briley in the city’s upcoming mayoral election.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday paved the way for states to legalize sports betting in a defeat for the major American sports leagues, endorsing New Jersey’s bid to allow such wagering and striking down a 1992 federal law that prohibited it in most places.
Secretary of Defense James Mattis, often recognized for his memorable quips and being a tough-talking military leader, showcased a softer side in a note sent recently to U.S. Olympian Maddie Rooney.
WLS-Ch.7, the ABC affiliate in Chicago, has apologized for mixing up the South Korean county that is hosting the Winter Olympic Games and a Chinese-inspired chain restaurant.
The remaining directors of the U.S. gymnastics governing body are resigning in the wake of this week’s sentencing of the former national team doctor for molesting female athletes, USA Gymnastics said on Friday, complying with a demand by the U.S. Olympic Committee.