Trump lashes out at Bubba Wallace, NASCAR over noose investigation, Confederate flag ban

Official White House Photo by Tia DufourBy IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump lashed out at NASCAR’s only full-time Black driver on Twitter Monday morning, demanding he apologize for an investigation into an apparent noose found in the...
Posted On 06 Jul 2020
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NHL, NHLPA finalize protocols for season to resume in Edmonton and Toronto

francisblack/iStockBy ABC News (NEW YORK) — The NHL and NHLPA have finalized the protocols for the season to resume this summer in Toronto and Edmonton, Alberta, NHL deputy commissioner Bill Daly told ESPN. As of Sunday night, the sides still were finalizing the details of...
Posted On 06 Jul 2020
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Report: Redskins’ minority owners looking to sell shares in team

33ft/iStockBy JEANETTE TORRES-PEREZ, ABC News (NEW YORK) — The minority owners of the Washington Redskins are reportedly looking to get rid of their shares in the NFL team. The Washington Post reports Robert Rothman, Dwight Schar and Frederick W. Smith have enlisted the...
Posted On 06 Jul 2020
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Washington Redskins to undergo ‘thorough review’ of team name

Phil Ellsworth / ESPN ImagesBy LAUREN LANTRY, ABC News(ASHBURN, Va.) — The Washington Redskins, the NFL football team representing the nation’s capital, announced Friday it would begin a “thorough review” of its controversial name that Native Americans...
Posted On 03 Jul 2020
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Washington Redskins, under pressure from corporate sponsors, reviewing name

Phil Ellsworth / ESPN ImagesBy LAUREN LANTRY, ABC News(ASHBURN, Va.) — The Washington Redskins announced Friday that the NFL football team will be “undergoing a thorough review of the team name” that Native Americans have long objected to as racially offensive....
Posted On 03 Jul 2020
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MLB spring training begins with changes amid pandemic

cmannphoto/iStockBy ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — Major League Baseball is back as the league’s summer camp has officially kicked off. With baseball’s return amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the league is establishing several changes to player conduct and protocol to...
Posted On 03 Jul 2020
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WNBA star Maya Moore so ‘thankful’ for Jonathan Irons’ release from prison: ‘We made it’

ABC NewsBy SHANNON MCLELLAN, ABC News (NEW YORK) — WNBA star Maya Moore fell to her knees when, after 22 years in prison, Jonathan Irons walked out of Jefferson City Correctional Center a free man on Wednesday. “In that moment I just — I really felt like I could...
Posted On 02 Jul 2020
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