Bears, Lions Players Kneel During National Anthem Before Bears Season OpenerBoth Chicago Bears and Detroit Lions players knelt during the National Anthem ahead of the Bears season opener at Ford Field in Detroit Sunday afternoon.
Red Stars Teammates Julie Ertz, Casey Short Say Soul-Searching Led To Vulnerability On Field In Season OpenerShort sobbed as she was held by Ertz before Chicago's match against the Washington Spirit on Saturday night.
Protests Erupt At Senn High School After Students Say They Were Insulted By Teacher For Not Standing For National AnthemA Senn High School teacher was under investigation Thursday night, after a student said he told her, “Go back to your country.”
Deaf Joliet Man To Sign National Anthem At Super BowlAaron Loggins will perform the national anthem in sign language alongside Gladys Knight as part of the Super Bowl pre-game festivities.
Cubs Fan Meets Special Olympics Fundraising Goal, Sings At Cubs GameThe 30-year-old, who has Down Syndrome, earned the opportunity after he wrote a letter to Cubs owner, Tom Rickett, asking to sing if he raised at least $5,000 for Special Olympics.
Poll: Colin Kaepernick Ad Is Hurting Nike's BrandSome marketing experts said the controversy may ultimately prove beneficial for Nike in a climate where consumers expect companies to take political stands.
Colin Kaepernick 'Just Do It' Ad Sparks Nike BoycottThe company announced that the unsigned free agent, who is known for kneeling during the national anthem to bring attention to racial injustices, would join the company’s signature campaign.
NFL Players Raise Fists, Kneel And Stay Off Field During National AnthemThe league and the players' union have yet to announce a policy for this season regarding demonstrations during the anthem.
NFL Pauses National Anthem PolicyLess than two months after establishing a controversial national anthem policy, the NFL hit the pause button.
3-Year-Old Sings National Anthem At Minor Baseball League GameThe minor league team asked Drake at the last minute if he'd sing the national anthem and he did not hesitate to grab the mic.
NFL Players To Trump: Pardons Aren't Enough To Address 'Systemic Injustice'"If President Trump thinks he can end these injustices if we deliver him a few names, he hasn't been listening to us."
Trump Will Ask NFL Players Who Kneel During Anthem To Recommend PardonsOnly two weeks after suggesting NFL players who kneel during the national anthem should be deported, President Trump on Friday said he wants to ask those same athletes to recommend people who should be pardoned.
George McCaskey Addresses NFL National Anthem DebateChicago Bears chairman George McCaskey addressed the NFL's new policy about player conduct during the national anthem.
'Singing Police Officer' Performs At La Grange Park Little League GameOne special singer brought his spectacular talents all the way from the Big Apple to La Grange Park.
Lawmakers Slam Bears For Backing NFL's New National Anthem PolicyFour members of Congress from the Chicago area suggested the NFL is violating the players' right to speak out on issues of racial injustice and police brutality.