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‘Pissed off’ Rex Ryan has some Donald Trump regrets

‘Pissed off’ Rex Ryan has some Donald Trump regrets

The former Jets coach and Bills coach now sounds like a former Donald Trump supporter, too. Rex Ryan is “pissed off” about the president’s sharp criticism of protesting NFL player…...
NFL’s anthem protest takes off, with Trump-backing owner’s support

NFL’s anthem protest takes off, with Trump-backing owner’s support

Multiple players for the Baltimore Ravens and Jacksonville Jaguars took a knee during the national anthem before their game Sunday in London. Jaguar players stood arm-in-arm with...
Meet MLB’s first anthem protester, who’s from a military family

Meet MLB’s first anthem protester, who’s from a military family

OAKLAND, Calif. — Bruce Maxwell of the Oakland Athletics became the first major league baseball player to kneel during the national anthem Saturday, pulling the sport into a...
Trump tells fans to boycott NFL games, says attendance down

Trump tells fans to boycott NFL games, says attendance down

President Trump continued his beef early Sunday with NFL players kneeling during the national anthem, suggesting fans boycott the games to bring an end to the protests and said the...
Patriots owner ‘deeply disappointed’ with Trump’s NFL comments

Patriots owner ‘deeply disappointed’ with Trump’s NFL comments

New England Patriots owner and Donald Trump supporter Robert Kraft on Sunday said he was “disappointed” the president called for the firing of NFL players who take a knee during...
Collins says it’s ‘difficult’ to imagine backing Obamacare repeal

Collins says it’s ‘difficult’ to imagine backing Obamacare repeal

Republican Sen. Susan Collins hinted on Sunday that she’s unlikely to back the latest GOP effort to repeal ObamaCare, but admitted that she hasn’t yet made a final decision. “It’s…...
Donald Trump urges NFL boycott as Wembley stars #takeaknee during anthem

Donald Trump urges NFL boycott as Wembley stars #takeaknee during anthem

The US President claims the refusal by some players to stand for The Star-Spangled Banner is harming attendances and TV ratings....
Two-thirds of Americans think Trump is dividing the country — including a fifth of his supporters

Two-thirds of Americans think Trump is dividing the country — including a fifth of his supporters

Even before Trump jumped into the fraught NFL debate, Americans saw him as divisive....
Trump suggests fan boycott in renewed national anthem spat with NFL

Trump suggests fan boycott in renewed national anthem spat with NFL

US President Donald Trump has renewed his spat with the sports world, calling again for NFL owners to fire players who protest during the US national anthem....
Bears issue statement on President Trump’s comments; Steelers to remain in locker room during anthem

Bears issue statement on President Trump’s comments; Steelers to remain in locker room during anthem

It remains to be seen yet how the Bears and Steelers will respond to sharp comments made by President Trump....
'All eyes turn to Alabama' as Tuesday's Senate race looms

'All eyes turn to Alabama' as Tuesday's Senate race looms

A star-studded GOP primary runoff campaign that has been filled with plenty of national story lines comes to a close on Tuesday. Former Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy...
Ex-White House strategist Bannon to be at St. Louis rally

Ex-White House strategist Bannon to be at St. Louis rally

Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon is expected in St. Louis on Sunday for a rally and to receive an award....
Baltimore psychologist heads effort to 'warn' about Trump's mental health

Baltimore psychologist heads effort to 'warn' about Trump's mental health

A Baltimore psychiatrist is on what he views as a critical mission to warn voters about President Donald Trump's mental health. Many of his colleagues are uncomfortable with the...
Trump demands NFL teams ‘fire or suspend’ players or risk fan boycott

Trump demands NFL teams ‘fire or suspend’ players or risk fan boycott

The president appeared to call for fans to boycott the NFL if players aren't fired for kneeling during the national anthem....
Roy Moore rallies supporters at bluegrass festival and attacks Washington 'establishment'

Roy Moore rallies supporters at bluegrass festival and attacks Washington 'establishment'

Former Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore, in brief remarks at the 15th annual Chestang bluegrass gospel sing, attacked the "Washington establishment," but did not...
Trump turns sports into a political battleground with comments on NFL, Curry

Trump turns sports into a political battleground with comments on NFL, Curry

President Donald Trump turned professional sports into a political battleground Friday night into Saturday, directing full-throated ire toward African American athletes who have...
Cake fundraiser supports gay marriage as Supreme Court case involving Colorado baker looms

Cake fundraiser supports gay marriage as Supreme Court case involving Colorado baker looms

This fall, the Supreme Court will hear the case of a Colorado baker who refused to make a wedding cake for a same-sex couple based on his religious beliefs....
Finley: Run with Trump, or away?

Finley: Run with Trump, or away?

Trump’s approval is historically low, while the anti-Trump rage of Democrats is incredibly high, Finley says...
Unrepentant Trump stands by NFL players anthem rebuke

Unrepentant Trump stands by NFL players anthem rebuke

The President says the NFL is trying to "justify the total disrespect" of players who refuse to stand for the national anthem....
What President Trump doesn’t get about the NFL

What President Trump doesn’t get about the NFL

Commissioner Roger Goodell and others in the league are getting it right by responding to the president’s baiting comments with civility....
Trump uses comments and Twitter to battle NBA, NFL

Trump uses comments and Twitter to battle NBA, NFL

President Donald Trump criticized professional athletes who refuse to stand for the National Anthem....
Browns players react to President Trump's call to 'fire' players who don't stand for national anthem

Browns players react to President Trump's call to 'fire' players who don't stand for national anthem

Several Browns players used social media to respond to comments from Donald Trump....
Warriors Respond to Trump Disinviting Curry to White House

Warriors Respond to Trump Disinviting Curry to White House

The team said they go to D.C. to celebrate equality, diversity and inclusion...
Finley: Snyder will stump for his legacy in 2018

Finley: Snyder will stump for his legacy in 2018

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder says he doesn’t think about his legacy but that’s what he will be fighting to preserve in 2018...
NBA team won’t visit White House after Trump criticizes player, NFL too

NBA team won’t visit White House after Trump criticizes player, NFL too

President Donald Trump has withdrawn an invitation for two-time NBA MVP Stephen Curry of the Golden......
Dolphins owner on Trump’s protest remarks: Country needs leadership, not divisiveness

Dolphins owner on Trump’s protest remarks: Country needs leadership, not divisiveness

Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross stood by his players who took a knee. Not surprisingly, he criticizes Donald Trump’s protest comments....
Kobe Bryant burned Trump with his own MAGA catchphrase

Kobe Bryant burned Trump with his own MAGA catchphrase

The former Lakers star said the president could not make America great again....
WARRIORS RESPOND TO TRUMP: 'There is nothing more American than our citizens having the right to express themselves freely'

WARRIORS RESPOND TO TRUMP: 'There is nothing more American than our citizens having the right to express themselves freely'

The Golden State Warriors responded to President Donald Trump's Twitter criticism in a statement on Saturday....
Trump slams Roger Goodell over players' national anthem protests: 'Tell them to stand!'

Trump slams Roger Goodell over players' national anthem protests: 'Tell them to stand!'

President Trump continued his Saturday Twitter tirade into the evening, going after NFL commissioner Roger Goodell over players' national anthem protests....
President Trump attacks John McCain, NFL players, and Steph Curry in wild Saturday — here's the rundown

President Trump attacks John McCain, NFL players, and Steph Curry in wild Saturday — here's the rundown

President Trump spent Saturday tweeting about NFL national anthem protests, the Golden State Warriors, John McCain, and healthcare....
Trump has every right to free speech, but his timing is off

Trump has every right to free speech, but his timing is off

Ed Koch, the late mayor of New York, delighted in offering salty opinions on sundry matters. He was often rebuked on the ground that he should be more dignified and stick to his...
Trump doubles down on call to ‘fire’ NFL anthem protesters

Trump doubles down on call to ‘fire’ NFL anthem protesters

President Trump ratcheted up his war of words with the NFL Saturday, insisting again that the league should boot players who refuse to stand during the national anthem. “If a...
Orioles VP John Angelos backs athletes, expresses opposition to Trump in series of tweets

Orioles VP John Angelos backs athletes, expresses opposition to Trump in series of tweets

Orioles vice president John Angelos backed athlete activism and condemned President Donald Trump's attacks on professional athletes Saturday....
The Stephen Curry snub is one of many times Trump has tried to preempt embarrassment

The Stephen Curry snub is one of many times Trump has tried to preempt embarrassment

He's done it to basketball players, reporters, CEOs and Lionel Richie — the preemptive take-back, so to speak....
Giants co-owners fire back at Trump's 'inappropriate, offensive and divisive' comments

Giants co-owners fire back at Trump's 'inappropriate, offensive and divisive' comments

In a statement released to NJ Advance Media, Giants co-owners John Mara and Steve Tisch have denounced President Donald Trump's controversial comments about owners firing NFL...
Eagles' WR Torrey Smith to Donald Trump: 'Patriotism goes beyond a flag'

Eagles' WR Torrey Smith to Donald Trump: 'Patriotism goes beyond a flag'

Eagles wide receiver Torrey Smith joined the scores of NFL players and athletes who took to Twitter Saturday in response to President Donald Trump's comments in Alabama Saturday...
NFL commissioner, players' union denounce Trump criticisms of league, players

NFL commissioner, players' union denounce Trump criticisms of league, players

"Divisive comments like these demonstrate an unfortunate lack of respect for the NFL, our great game and all of our players," the league commissioner, Roger Goodell, said in a...
North Korea: Donald Trump Is on a Suicide Mission

North Korea: Donald Trump Is on a Suicide Mission

"None other than Trump himself is on a suicide mission"...
Trump withdraws White House invitation to NBA star, rips NFL too

Trump withdraws White House invitation to NBA star, rips NFL too

President Donald Trump has withdrawn an invitation for two-time NBA MVP Stephen Curry of the Golden......
‘U bum’: LeBron, other pro athletes sound off on Trump’s attacks on Curry, Kaepernick

‘U bum’: LeBron, other pro athletes sound off on Trump’s attacks on Curry, Kaepernick

Steph Curry, LeBron James, LeSean McCoy and others have sounded off after president Donald Trump called national anthem kneelers "Sons of bitches" and rescinded Curry's invite to...
Kaepernick’s mom responds to Trump’s comments: ‘Guess that makes me a proud b----’

Kaepernick’s mom responds to Trump’s comments: ‘Guess that makes me a proud b----’

Colin Kaepernick’s mom, Teresa Kaepernick, fired back at the remarks by President Trump regarding players who sit during the national anthem....
NFL commissioner says Trump's call for protesting players to be fired is disrespectful

NFL commissioner says Trump's call for protesting players to be fired is disrespectful

The commissioner of the National Football League says President Donald Trump's comments about players who kneel during the national anthem are "divisive" and show an "unfortunate...
'Find something else to do!': Trump continues his war of words against NFL players in tweetstorm

'Find something else to do!': Trump continues his war of words against NFL players in tweetstorm

President Donald Trump attacked NFL players protesting the national anthem in a tweetstorm on Saturday, a day after similar comments at a rally in Alabama....
LeBron James says Trump is a 'bum' after the president disinvites Steph Curry, Warriors from White House

LeBron James says Trump is a 'bum' after the president disinvites Steph Curry, Warriors from White House

LeBron James took to Twitter on Saturday to respond to President Donald Trump's comments about Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors....
'The behavior of the President is unacceptable': NFL players respond after Trump attacks league, players protesting the national anthem

'The behavior of the President is unacceptable': NFL players respond after Trump attacks league, players protesting the national anthem

NFL players like Richard Sherman and Eric Ebron took to Twitter to condemn President Donald Trump's attacks on the NFL....
Ivanka Trump has to ask John Kelly for permission to talk to Trump about White House matters

Ivanka Trump has to ask John Kelly for permission to talk to Trump about White House matters

Under John Kelly's leadership, the president's closest confidant has to ask permission to speak to him....
How Obama is funding the anti-Trump resistance

How Obama is funding the anti-Trump resistance

Wall Street might be shocked to learn it is helping bankroll the anti-Trump “resistance” movement that’s aggressively fighting policies it favors — including corporate tax cuts and...
President Trump says Stephen Curry’s White House invitation has been ‘withdrawn’

President Trump says Stephen Curry’s White House invitation has been ‘withdrawn’

It's unclear whether the invitation actually had been extended to the Golden State Warriors, but the president said the NBA champions will not be welcome....
VP Pence to flex fundraising muscle for Republicans

VP Pence to flex fundraising muscle for Republicans

Vice President Mike Pence went home to Indiana on Friday to pressure the state’s lone Democratic senator to support a GOP tax overhaul. He’ll bounce to Alabama on Monday,...