NCAA expands ban, joins SEC in targeting Confederate flag

The NCAA on Friday expanded its policy banning states with prominent Confederate symbols from hosting its sponsored events, one day after the Southeas...

June 19th, 2020 |  


Fans and flags under scrutiny at Talladega

The heat is on at Talladega Superspeedway, and not just for the drivers at a track known for high-speed chaos.It is another test run for security and ...

June 19th, 2020 |  


Around sports world, Juneteenth celebrated like never before

Bradley Beal grabbed a microphone and asked the crowd that joined the Washington Wizards and WNBA’s Washington Mystics on a march to collectivel...

June 19th, 2020 |  



Phillies: 5 players test positive for virus at Florida camp

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Five players for the Philadelphia Phillies have tested positive for COVID-19 at the team’s spring camp in Florida, pro...

June 19th, 2020 |  


Probe: Kobe Bryant pilot may have become disoriented in fog

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The pilot of the helicopter that crashed in thick fog, killing Kobe Bryant and seven other passengers, reported the aircraft ...

June 18th, 2020 |  


MLB thinks Manfred has framework with Clark, union stays mum

NEW YORK (AP) — After days of angry exchanges over money between Major League Baseball and the players’ association, Commissioner Rob Manf...

June 18th, 2020 |  


Burns awarded 52nd Christman

Burns awarded 52nd Christman

Recent Washington High School graduate Rayana Burns receives a plaque and a $500 scholarship from the Record-Herald and St. Catherine’s Manor/Co...

June 18th, 2020 |  


Puck woes: NHL’s bottom line facing short-term blow

With so much uncertainty, Larry Quinn can’t predict just how severe the NHL’s financial losses might be due to the coronavirus pandemic.Th...

June 17th, 2020 |  


Lynn: Kaepernick fits Chargers style but no workouts planned

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Chargers coach Anthony Lynn said Wednesday that Colin Kaepernick is on the team’s workout list because he is the...

June 17th, 2020 |  


Major leaguers commit $1 million to support minor leaguers

NEW YORK (AP) — Major leaguers have committed $1 million to support minor leaguers whose leagues appear unlikely to start this year because of t...

June 17th, 2020 |