The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office on Wednesday canceled six federal Washington Redskins trademark registrations, deeming the team name "disparaging to Native Americans."
The United Church of Christ's Mid-Atlantic sector passed a resolution Saturday calling for a boycott of the Washington Redskins until the team changes its name, which it deems offensive to Native Americans.
D.C. is vying for the U.S. bid for the 2024 Olympics, the top official of the U.S. Olympic Committee said.
Soccer just can't catch on in the United States. Is the game beneath Americans because it's foreign?
Boxing superstar and 11-time world champion Floyd "Money" Mayweather has once again been named the highest-paid athlete in sports by Forbes.
The pending sale of the Los Angeles Clippers to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer has set off a firestorm of speculation in the financial world where many believe the $2 billion price paid for the franchise has greatly enhanced the ...
France's hopes for holding onto the Jules Rimet trophy looked set to be dashed recently as it was announced that Franck Ribery would not be going to the World Cup.
Undefeated Capitol Heights, Maryland, featherweight "Mr." Gary Russell Jr. recently held an open workout in front of family, friends and the media in Capitol Heights in preparation for Saturday, June 21 when he will face Vasyl Lomachenko for the vacant ...
Ultimately, it proved to be too big of a hole to overcome.
If racial slurs are a significant part of your football tradition, you need to change that tradition — immediately.
Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling has officially agreed to sell the team and drop a $1 billion lawsuit against the NBA, his lawyers said Wednesday.
Not since the fictional character Chino killed Tony at the end of "West Side Story" has someone with that moniker shocked so many people.
The Washington Redskins, in partnership with Bon Secours Virginia Health System, the City of Richmond and the Virginia Governor’s Office, announced their 2014 training camp schedule, set to take place at the world-class Bon Secours Washington Redskins Training Center from ...
For some in the Native American community and at least 50 Democratic senators, the Redskins' moniker should be banned. It's racist, they said, and many have even labeled the team's name as taboo, one they've refused to verbalize.
I'm among those who picked LeBron James and the Miami Heat to win their third straight NBA title on the eve of this year's playoffs. But there's a small-market team in Texas that might have something to say about it, ...