An unvaccinated US swimmer is sparking debate as the Tokyo Olympics begin

AN UNVACCINATED US SWIMMER IS SPARKING DEBATE AS THE TOKYO OLYMPICS BEGIN

The 22-year-old dominated at U.S. trials last month with impressive times in qualifying for the 100-meter breaststroke, 200 individual...

USWNT vs. New Zealand time, channel, TV schedule to watch 2021 Olympic women's soccer game

USWNT VS. NEW ZEALAND TIME, CHANNEL, TV SCHEDULE TO WATCH 2021 OLYMPIC WOMEN'S SOCCER GAME

Everyone is expecting a fierce response from the U.S. women's national soccer team after its 3-0 humbling at the hands of Sweden in...

 
 
 
Báez, Chirinos homer, Davies wins as Cubs pound D-backs 8-3

BÁEZ, CHIRINOS HOMER, DAVIES WINS AS CUBS POUND D-BACKS 8-3

CHICAGO - Javier Báez homered, Robinson Chirinos went deep twice, Zach Davies earned his first win since a combined no-hitter last...

Bauer appears in court over woman's sex assault allegations

BAUER APPEARS IN COURT OVER WOMAN'S SEX ASSAULT ALLEGATIONS

LOS ANGELES - Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Trevor Bauer appeared in court Friday to fight the extension of a protective order sought...

 
 
 
UFC adds Devonte Smith vs. Jamie Mullarkey to Oct. 2 event

UFC ADDS DEVONTE SMITH VS. JAMIE MULLARKEY TO OCT. 2 EVENT

A lightweight matchup between two prolific finishers is the latest addition to UFC Fight Night on Oct. 2 Devonte Smith will take on...

NHL Draft tracker 2021: Latest news, rumors on selections, signings & trades

NHL DRAFT TRACKER 2021: LATEST NEWS, RUMORS ON SELECTIONS, SIGNINGS & TRADES

The draft usually brings about wheelin' and dealin', and 2021 is already not disappointing.

 
 
 
Buffalo Sabres deal Ristolainen to Flyers for 1st-round pick

BUFFALO SABRES DEAL RISTOLAINEN TO FLYERS FOR 1ST-ROUND PICK

BUFFALO, N.Y. - The Buffalo Sabres launched their offseason overhaul Friday by acquiring an additional first-round draft pick from...

Rangers trade Buchnevich to Blues, begin buying out DeAngelo

RANGERS TRADE BUCHNEVICH TO BLUES, BEGIN BUYING OUT DEANGELO

The New York Rangers continued their offseason makeover Friday by trading fourth-leading scorer Pavel Buchnevich to the St. Louis Blues...

 
 
 
The Tokyo Olympics Has Relaxed Its Rules On Athlete Protests - To A Point

THE TOKYO OLYMPICS HAS RELAXED ITS RULES ON ATHLETE PROTESTS - TO A POINT

Gestures of protest have already begun. But exactly what's allowed under the International Olympic committee's new rules on expression...

Hoosiers chasing Ohio State's 'gold standard' with Big Ten title in mind

HOOSIERS CHASING OHIO STATE'S 'GOLD STANDARD' WITH BIG TEN TITLE IN MIND

Is Indiana the biggest threat to Ohio State in the Big Ten East? In 2021, that might be the case.

 
 
 
Bring the pain: Olympic swimming begins with grueling 400 IM

BRING THE PAIN: OLYMPIC SWIMMING BEGINS WITH GRUELING 400 IM

TOKYO - Chase Kalisz knows what's coming: Pain, and lots of it in the 400-meter individual medley that gets swimming underway at the...

Media picks Alabama to beat Georgia for SEC championship

MEDIA PICKS ALABAMA TO BEAT GEORGIA FOR SEC CHAMPIONSHIP

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - Alabama is the favorite to repeat as Southeastern Conference champion while Georgia is the pick to win the Eastern...

 
 
 
'The greatest honor': Osaka lights Olympic cauldron

'THE GREATEST HONOR': OSAKA LIGHTS OLYMPIC CAULDRON

TOKYO - What a moment for Naomi Osaka. For the new Japan. For racial injustice. For female athletes. For tennis.

UFC on ESPN 27 predictions: Who's picking ex-champ Dillashaw over Sandhagen?

UFC ON ESPN 27 PREDICTIONS: WHO'S PICKING EX-CHAMP DILLASHAW OVER SANDHAGEN?

Sandhagen vs. Dillashaw Paiva vs. Phillips Elkins vs. Minner Barber vs. Maverick Costa vs. Yanez MMA Junkie readers' consensus picks...

 
 
 
Who is the Tonga flag guy? Shirtless flag bearer is back for 2021 Tokyo Olympics, sets internet ablaze

WHO IS THE TONGA FLAG GUY? SHIRTLESS FLAG BEARER IS BACK FOR 2021 TOKYO OLYMPICS, SETS INTERNET ABLAZE

Pita Taufatofua has us asking one question: Is it hot in here or is it just us?

NHL Draft 2021: Sabres No. 1 pick, Wallstedt vs. Cossa among 10 Storylines to watch

NHL DRAFT 2021: SABRES NO. 1 PICK, WALLSTEDT VS. COSSA AMONG 10 STORYLINES TO WATCH

The NHL Draft is set to go beginning on Friday at 8 p.m. ET.

 
 
 
Cleveland Indians baseball team has announced name change

CLEVELAND INDIANS BASEBALL TEAM HAS ANNOUNCED NAME CHANGE

CLEVELAND - Known as the Indians since 1915, Cleveland's Major League Baseball team will be called Guardians. The ballclub announced...

Photos: Highlights Of The Tokyo Summer Olympics Opening Ceremony

PHOTOS: HIGHLIGHTS OF THE TOKYO SUMMER OLYMPICS OPENING CEREMONY

A standout moment came midway through the event when Tonga's Pita Taufatofua - once again oiled and bare-chested - vied to steal the...

 
 
 
A ‘Bill Of Rights' Aims To Keep Child Athletes Safe From Sex Abuse As Olympics Begin

A ‘BILL OF RIGHTS' AIMS TO KEEP CHILD ATHLETES SAFE FROM SEX ABUSE AS OLYMPICS BEGIN

After the Larry Nassar scandal, advocates are calling on sports groups, gyms and more to commit to preventing child sexual abuse by...

Opening Ceremony Honors Israeli Victims Of Munich Olympic Massacre For 1st Time

OPENING CEREMONY HONORS ISRAELI VICTIMS OF MUNICH OLYMPIC MASSACRE FOR 1ST TIME

Previous efforts at a moment of silence for the 1972 athletes and coaches were rejected.

 
 
 



What You Didn't See on TV at the Tokyo Olympics Opening Ceremony

What You Didn't See on TV at the Tokyo Olympics Opening Ceremony

Well, these Games have somehow begun. The Opening Ceremony for the Tokyo Olympics , a year delayed, publicly opposed in a host country that has spent north of $20 billion on... Read more ...

White House officials tell civil rights leaders they can 'out-organize voter...

White House officials tell civil rights leaders they can 'out-organize voter suppression' as voting rights bills stall: report

Summary List Placement White House officials have told voting rights groups and civil rights leaders that they believe it's possible to "out-organize voter suppression... Read more ...

Baseball's Cleveland Indians Change Name to Cleveland Guardians

Baseball's Cleveland Indians Change Name to Cleveland Guardians

The Cleveland Indians are officially changing their name to the Cleveland Guardians. The Major League Baseball team announced their new name this morning on Twitter through a... Read more ...

Kanye cries about ‘losing my family' at ‘Donda' listening party with Kim

Kanye cries about ‘losing my family' at ‘Donda' listening party with Kim

But the long-awaited album still failed to drop amid an online fan frenzy. Fans may want the old Kanye back - but his streak of release drama is really getting old. Read more ...

Salinas city leaders hold meeting with Oldtown business owners to address...

Salinas city leaders hold meeting with Oldtown business owners to address recent crime

The owner of one business on the 300 block of Main Street says she's been burglarized 3 times in the past 2 weeks. Read more ...

Gallery: Tokyo prepared as Olympic opening ceremonies begin

Gallery: Tokyo prepared as Olympic opening ceremonies begin

The opening ceremonies for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics will look very different from previous years. Read more ...

Disney Dream will kick off return to cruising in August with cruises from...

Disney Dream will kick off return to cruising in August with cruises from Port Canaveral

Disney announced on Friday that one of its ships will set sail in August from Port Canaveral. Read more ...

People didn't rush back to work when their unemployment benefits were cut...

People didn't rush back to work when their unemployment benefits were cut early, a new study finds, despite what some GOP governors predicted

Summary List Placement People did not immediately return to work in some states that cut federal unemployment insurance early, a new analysis found. In the 12 states that cut... Read more ...

Bio doc ‘Val' a must for fans of Kilmer

Bio doc ‘Val' a must for fans of Kilmer

MOVIE REVIEW “VAL” Rated R. At Landmark Kendall Square and Coolidge Corner Theatre. Grade: B Stare into the mirror that is “Val,” a biographical documentary by and about the... Read more ...

Val Kilmer didn't like ‘Top Gun' and other shocking revelations from ‘Val'

Val Kilmer didn't like ‘Top Gun' and other shocking revelations from ‘Val'

Val Kilmer fans know the actor as the cocky Iceman in “Top Gun” and as the caped crusader in “Batman Forever.” He's a masculine, charismatic spitfire with a reputation for... Read more ...