Justify aiming for Triple Crown this weekend, guided by trainer who won it all 3 years ago

(NEW YORK) -- With the Belmont Stakes horse race slated for Saturday, the heavily favored Justify is looking to be the second Triple Crown  winner in three years.

The 3-year-old colt is a 4/5 favorite to win, according to Las Vegas od... Read More

NYPD officer who tackled James Blake loses 5 vacation days

(NEW YORK) -- The NYPD officer who tackled former tennis star James Blake outside a Midtown hotel in September 2015 was docked five vacation days as punishment.

Blake’s lawyer Kevin Marino called it “woefully inadequate.”... Read More

Justify aiming for Triple Crown this weekend, guided by trainer who won it all 3 years ago

(ELMONT, N.Y.) -- With the Belmont Stakes horse race slated for Saturday, the heavily favored Justify is looking to be the second Triple Crown winner in three years.

The 3-year-old colt is a 4/5 favorite to win, according to Las Vegas odds... Read More

Argentina cancels friendly soccer match in Israel

(TEL AVIV, Israel) -- Argentina's national soccer team has pulled out of an exhibition match with Israel scheduled for this weekend in Jerusalem, but Israel's minister of culture and sport said it was in response to security threats against the team'... Read More

Two women resign from NFL domestic violence group, calling it a 'fig leaf'

(NEW YORK) -- Two female domestic violence experts resigned from the commission created by the National Football League's Players Association, saying their suggestions had been ignored and the change within the organization had been insufficient.
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No women made the 2018 Forbes 100 highest-paid athletes list

(NEW YORK) -- The Forbes' 100 highest-paid athletes list is usually dominated by men, but this year, no women are included at all.

Tennis champion Serena Williams, the only woman to have made last year's list, didn't make the income cut on... Read More

Trump holds 'Celebration of America' event in lieu of Eagles celebration

(WASHINGTON) -- Re-igniting his feud with NFL players who have sought to protest police brutality toward African Americans, President Donald Trump appeared on the White House South Lawn Tuesday afternoon for less than seven minutes for a ‘Celeb... Read More

LeBron James says neither the Cavs nor Warriors will go to the White House

(CLEVELAND) -- President Donald Trump can save himself the effort of inviting the winning NBA team to the White House this summer, according to LeBron James.

The star of the Cleveland Cavaliers shared his thoughts while reacting to the new... Read More

Milwaukee Common Council investigating why police withheld different Sterling Brown arrest videos

(MILWAUKEE) -- The Milwaukee Common Council has launched an investigation after the police department apparently withheld different body-camera footage of Sterling Brown's January arrest that top city officials didn't see until it aired on television... Read More

Former USA Gymnastics head invokes Fifth Amendment rights at hearing about Nassar

(WASHINGTON) -- The former president of USA Gymnastics, Steve Penny, who resigned last month, appeared before a Senate Commerce subcommittee Tuesday after being subpoenaed, but he did not answer questions.

Shortly after he responded to a s... Read More

Scoreboard Roundup -- 6/4/18

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from yesterday's sports events:

AMERICAN LEAGUE
N-Y Yankees   7  Detroit       4
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Don't bother visiting White House: Trump to Philadelphia Eagles over anthem dispute

(WASHINGTON) -- Facing a growing boycott by Philadelphia Eagles players refusing to visit the White House Tuesday, President Trump decided to disinvite the Super Bowl champions and throw a celebration of the National Anthem instead, administration of... Read More

Scoreboard Roundup -- 6/3/18

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from yesterday's sports events:

INTERLEAGUE
Chi White Sox   6  Milwaukee   1

AMERICAN LEAGUE
Toronto    &... Read More

Syracuse quarterback Rex Culpepper cancer free following chemotherapy

(SYRACUSE, N.Y.) -- Syracuse quarterback Rex Culpepper completed his final round of chemotherapy on Friday and received a clean bill of health, his father told Syracuse.com.

Culpepper was diagnosed with testicular cancer earlier this year.... Read More