Here's what Jackie Robinson had to say about the national anthem
NBCSports.com, 24 September at 23:12
For a lot of people, athletes expressing their political viewpoints by protesting the national anthem is a relatively new concept. But the more things change, the more they stay the same. Jackie Robinson is celebrated every year across baseball on
Germany election: Merkel wins fourth term, nationalists rise
BBC News, 24 September at 23:06
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has been re-elected for a fourth term while nationalists have made a historic surge in federal elections, exit polls show. Her conservative CDU/CSU bloc has seen its worst result in almost 70 years but will remain the
Kushner used private email to conduct White House business
Politico, 24 September at 22:39
Presidential son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner has corresponded with other administration officials about White House matters through a private email account set up during the transition last December, part of a larger pattern of Trump ...
Group accuses Pope Francis of heresy
USA TODAY, 24 September at 22:20
A group of Catholic scholars and clergy has accused Pope Francis of heresy in connection with a 2016 papal document that discusses divorce and remarriage, according to a 25-page letter made public by the group. The letter, made public Saturday, asserts ...
Wild first-half finish results into extra play, field goal for Bears
ESPN, 24 September at 22:18
CHICAGO -- The final sequence at the end of Sunday's first half in Chicago was so wild that it took up 10 lines of space in the play-by-play portion of the NFL's official score sheet. The craziness began with six seconds until halftime, when Chicago
Donald Trump tweets about Penguins' White House visit
NBCSports.com, 24 September at 22:10
Earlier today, the Pittsburgh Penguins announced that they would accept an invitation to visit the White House. You can read all about that here, including the Penguins' brief statement on the matter. On a day in which NFL teams are drawing attention
Cruz on GOP health care push: 'Right now, they don't have my vote'
CNN, 24 September at 22:07
(CNN) Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz said Sunday that he does not currently support the Senate GOP's latest bill to repeal and replace Obamacare, though he emphasized that he's working with the sponsors of the bill in order to get to a "yes." "Right
Official: Hurricane Maria set Puerto Rico back decades
ABC News, 24 September at 21:56
Water drains from the Guajataca Dam in Quebradillas, Puerto Rico, Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017. Puerto Rican officials rushed to evacuate tens of thousands of people downstream of the failing dam and the massive scale of the disaster wrought by Hurricane ...
North Korea keeps up military threats against US after Trump's ridicule
Washington Post, 24 September at 21:50
Tension between the United States and North Korea remained high Sunday as Pyongyang released propaganda videos showing U.S. planes and an aircraft carrier under attack. The violent videos came after President Trump derided North Korea's leader, ...
First half in Chicago ends with the craziest sequence of the year
NBCSports.com, 24 September at 21:45
The craziest sequence of events of this NFL season took place at the end of the first half in Chicago today. With five seconds remaining before halftime, the Steelers lined up for a field goal. It was blocked, and Chicago's Marcus Cooper picked it up
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