The World Cup of Hockey, revived after a 12-year absence and reformatted to include six national teams and two hybrid teams, has been an artistic and competitive success. But it hasn’t gained the high level of regard that players and coaches have for the Olympics and playing for their respective...
Representatives of the Quartet — United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, United States Secretary of State John Kerry and European Union High Representative for Common Foreign and Security Policy Federica Mogherini — met in New York on 23 September. Show More Summary
Chuck Todd pulled national NBC News commentator duty tonight, and so the nation's eyes turned to him, post-debate, at which time he offered some highly unusual (for Chuck Todd) commentary. It was almost complimentary of Hillary Clinton. "This was the most abnormal event I've ever witnessed," Todd marveled. Show More Summary
Expectations are high (too high for some). National polls are tightening like vices (or not, depending on how much you hate elderly Millennials). Storylines are set, drinking game rules are in place, and viewing locations have been chosen. Show More Summary
If you're a Trump supporter, today's early release of national and state polls had you riding high. But in the interests of balance, here's...
Is it just me or has there been a rash of teachers behaving poorly across the nation? Maybe it’s always existed, but now because of social media, it comes out
This post originally appeared on National Geographic. Sure, the journey is the destination for some, but these hikes will take you to places where you can see the planet in all its wild glory. Volcanic craters, high exposure, weird formations—if...Show More Summary
Since Colin Kaepernick began protesting the national anthem in August, more and more athletes have decided to take a stance for racial equality. Many of these athletes who are supporting his message aren’t even of voting age ? but that...Show More Summary
It’s hard to look another sports fan in the eyes before any type of game now and tell them that the national anthem isn’t on their mind. From high school games to the pros, teams are now fully making demonstrations with everything from kneeling to laying on their backs with their hands up; what originally... Show More Summary
At a recent National Drive Electric Day, I met one of the most efficient Tesla Model S drivers in the world, according to his findings as an active member on Tesla forums and highly engaged in the EV enthusiast community. Even though...Show More Summary
Tonight is the first presidential debate! And if it wasn't already clear that the stakes of tonight's event are super, super high, three new polls are out which put the presidential race in a dead heat: A national Bloomberg poll finds Clinton and Trump tied at 46 percent in a head-to-head survey. Show More Summary
Donald Trump continues to poll poorly in one of the most conservative states in the nation, albeit high enough to maintain a lead in the presidential race. A new Salt Lake Tribune-Hinckley Institute poll finds that Trump is up by 9 percentage points over Clinton, 34 percent to 25 percent. Show More Summary
A high school football team in Oakland, Calif., got an assist from Colin Kaepernick on Friday when its players showed support for the Black Lives Matter movement by laying on their backs with their hands up during the national anthem. Kaepernick came to Oakland, CA. He kneeled on one knee, players laid on their back with […]
Just under a month after Colin Kaepernick chose to stay seated during the National Anthem before a pre-season game, the athlete brought his protest against police brutality to the high school football field. The 49ers quarterback attended...Show More Summary
Colin Kaepernick joined a high school team in its protest, kneeling while the players took it a step further by laying on their backs.
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick visited Castlemont High Schoool’s football game on Friday, delivering an (...)
Colin Kaepernick’s national anthem protest has spread to other pro players, and now even high-school players are joining in. And on Friday night, Kaepernick joined some of those high-school players. The players at Oakland’s Castlemont...Show More Summary
Most of us understand the unique blessing of living in a country which is a political democracy with a high standard of living. We also know that we owe that freedom to brave soldiers who have risked or given their lives to defend our country and way of life. The [...]
Four weeks after 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s decision not to stand during the national anthem was first noticed, a high school team in Oakland has taken the anthem demonstrations to another level — with Kaepernick present. Former NFL player Kirk Morrison, who currently has several media jobs, posted on Twitter a photos of Kaepernick kneeling…
Behind the crimson walls of central Moscow’s imposing ‘President Hotel’ high rise, delegates from around the world are expected to sit down and talk about “national liberation.” Groups from the Sahara to Texas are invited to attend the...Show More Summary