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Politics Jul 20WATCH: Biden welcomes Super Bowl champions Buccaneers to White House
President Joe Biden welcomed Tom Brady and the Super Bowl-winning Tampa Bay Buccaneers to the White House on Tuesday, the first visit by the reigning NFL champions since 2017.
Nation Jul 01NFL fines Washington Football Team $10 million after misconduct investigation
The investigation found ownership and senior officials paid little attention to sexual harassment and other workplace issues that made the environment "highly unprofessional."…
Nation Apr 28Carmouche to be 1st Black jockey in Kentucky Derby since 2013
One of the few remaining Black jockeys in the U.S., Carmouche's presence in horse racing’s biggest event is a reminder of how the industry marginalized Black jockeys to the point they all but disappeared from the sport.
Nation Sep 29Tampa Bay Lightning clinches Stanley Cup
The Tampa Bay Lightning are the champions of bubble hockey, after the Lightning beat the Dallas Stars 2-0 to win the Stanley Cup and finish off the NHL playoffs staged in quarantine during the pandemic.
Nation Jul 23AP source: D.C.’s NFL team to become ‘Washington Football Team’
The NFL team formerly known as the Redskins will go by the Washington Football Team until a new name is chosen, a person with knowledge of the move told The Associated Press.
Health Jul 07NHL, players announce labor deal, plan to resume play Aug. 1
The NHL is in position to resume playing in less than a month — with 24 teams in action, all in Canada — and could be on the verge of enjoying labor peace through 2026.
Nation Jul 03Redskins undergoing ‘thorough review’ of team name
In a statement, the team said recent events around the U.S. and feedback from the community prompted the formal review.
Nation Mar 12NHL ‘pausing’ season amid virus concerns
The NHL is halting play with 189 games left in the regular season and sparking uncertainty about how many more if any could be go on before the playoffs.
Nation Oct 15Cup champion Blues visit Trump at White House as full team
Every returning member of the title-winning team went to the White House several months after a couple of 2018 Cup champion Washington Capitals players opted not to visit Trump.
Nation May 07Kentucky Derby winner Country House won’t run in Preakness
After being declared the winner of the Kentucky Derby by disqualification, Country House will not run in the Preakness, ending any chance this year at another Triple Crown.