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Sports jumps on PPP bandwagon, but big leagues take a pass

Rapper Ice Cube, Republican Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine and longtime boxing promoter Bob Arum led a cavalcade of sports leagues, federations, businesses and teams...

Trump criticizes Redskins, Indians for weighing name changes

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump on Monday criticized a pair of pro sports teams that are considering name changes in the wake of...

Trump criticizes Redskins, Indians for weighing name changes

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump on Monday criticized a pair of sports teams that are considering name changes in the wake of a...

The Latest: Texas Rangers slugger Gallo tests positive

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:___Texas Rangers slugger Joey Gallo has tested positive for COVID-19, though...

The Latest: Titans letting season-ticket holders opt out

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:___Count the Tennessee Titans among the NFL teams offering season-ticket holders...

Indians manager Francona favors nickname change for club

CLEVELAND (AP) - Cleveland manager Terry Francona won't sidestep the hot-button topic any longer. He believes the Indians need to change their contentious nickname.“I...

‘Lift Every Voice and Sing’ hymn ignites hope across nation

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The Black national anthem was born more than a century ago, but the popular hymn within the African American community...

‘Lift Every Voice and Sing’ hymn ignites hope across nation

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The Black national anthem was born more than a century ago, but the popular hymn within the African American community...

Atlanta Braves give no indication of considering name change

ATLANTA (AP) - With teams in two sports taking a second look at names deemed offensive to Native Americans, the Atlanta Braves on Saturday...

AP source: NFL to discuss union’s desire to cancel preseason

The NFL plans to consider the NFL Players Association’s recommendation to cancel the preseason though it prefers to cut the schedule in half, a...