• Court releases jailed IOC exec, bans him from leaving Brazil
    Reuters1 hour ago

    Court releases jailed IOC exec, bans him from leaving Brazil

    By Rodrigo Viga Gaier RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - A Rio de Janeiro court on Monday ordered the release of the jailed former top European member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), Patrick Hickey, pending further investigation into charges that he took part in a ring to illegally sell tickets

  • Kaymer urges Europe captain to make Pieters a wildcard pick
    Reuters2 hours ago

    Kaymer urges Europe captain to make Pieters a wildcard pick

    Twice major winner Martin Kaymer has urged European captain Darren Clarke to pick Belgian Thomas Pieters on Tuesday as one of his three wildcard choices for next month's Ryder Cup at Hazeltine, Minnesota. Pieters is in red-hot form after winning the Made In Denmark event on Sunday, finishing second

  • Czech Republic picks Tomas Plekanec as captain for World Cup
    The Associated Press6 hours ago

    Czech Republic picks Tomas Plekanec as captain for World Cup

    NEW YORK (AP) -- Tomas Plekanec has been chosen captain of the Czech Republic's team for the World Cup of Hockey.

  • Kaepernick will sit through anthem until there's change
    The Associated Press

    Kaepernick will sit through anthem until there's change

    Defiant, and determined to be a conduit for change, Colin Kaepernick plans to sit through the national anthem for as long as he feels is appropriate and until he sees significant progress - specifically when it comes to race relations in the United States. ''I'm going to continue to stand