Adam Silver: Standing for national anthem is 'appropriate thing to do'
NBA commissioner Adam Silver said he hopes players will continue to stand during the playing of the national anthem, adding that the league is in a position to impact today's social climate.
Trump speech to lay out agenda for first 100 days
Donald Trump is pushing ahead with a to-do list for the first 100 days of a Trump administration even as his path to the White House narrows.
Officials, players concerned with NFL's treatment of Josh Brown case
An NFL owner has called the Josh Brown situation an "embarrassment," sources told ESPN, as more information into the kicker's alleged domestic abuse has become public.
Mosul Operation Advancing 'More Quickly' Than Expected, Iraqi Prime Minister Says
An Iraqi-led coalition of forces captured several more villages around Mosul.
Clinton Makes Pitch to Voters 'Reconsidering' Trump
Clinton appealed to Democrats, Republicans and Independents.
Teen in wheelchair stands for American flag
At the sight of the American flag, a teenager who is bound to a wheelchair hoisted himself up to pay homage.
NYC Food Film Festival marking 10th anniversary
The four-day festival showcases independent films accompanied by different dishes.
White powder sent to Clinton campaign show not harmful, tests show
Police in New York say preliminary tests on a white powdery substance found in an envelope sent to Hillary Clinton's campaign show that it was not harmful.
Man accused of approaching women naked in Massapequa arrested
Police on Long Island have arrested a suspect after investigating reports of a naked man approaching women in a Massapequa park.
Anthem singer at 76ers-Heat game kneels during performance
A woman performing the national anthem before an NBA preseason game in Miami on Friday night did so while kneeling at midcourt, revealing a shirt with the phrase "Black Lives Matter."
Charlie Sheen's 'Wild Thing' won't throw out first pitch in World Series
MLB said that Charlie Sheen, who played Ricky "Wild Thing" Vaughn in the movie "Major League", will not throw out the ceremonial first pitch before one of this year's World Series games.
Uniondale teen arrested after bomb threats made at Long Island school
A Uniondale teenager was arrested after a bomb threat was called into a high school Friday.