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Colin Kaepernick Donates $50K to Meals on Wheels in Response to Trump Cuts

Trump, who admonished the ex-49ers quarterback at a rally, presented a federal budget that could de-fund the program for seniors.

Texas Rangers Open Investigation into Baylor Sexual Assault Claims

Texas Rangers Open Investigation into Baylor Sexual Assault Claims

The investigation launches as a football player is suspended after his girlfriend accused him of violence and making violent threats.

HBCU Hall of Fame Players Honored at Super Bowl

HBCU Hall of Fame Players Honored at Super Bowl

Elite NFL players who graduated from a historically Black college or university, and made history when going pro, were recognized.

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More Kneeling Football Players, Raised Fists, in Anthem Protests

Athletes continue the silent protest against racial inequality by refusing to stand during the U.S. national anthem.

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Sexual Assault Scandal at Baylor University Goes Deeper

More details emerge about the repeated sexual assault allegations against the school's football players, and the lack of action taken by university officials and police.

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Non-Whites Lead Super Bowl Panthers

NFL's "Rooney Rule" seems to be working. For the first time, a Latino head coach and Black quarterback on the same team will play in the Super Bowl.

Diversity Loses in College Football Coaching Jobs

Although 53.4 percent of college football players were Black for the 2015 season, less than 9 percent of head coaches at schools that make up the Football Bowl Subdivision are Black.

NFL Superstar Calls Former Coach Racist

Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly made a splash mere days after being tabbed with total control of football operations.

Lessons in Networking to Maximize Relationships

Byron Spruell is on the fast track at Deloitte. How did he maximize workplace relationships through networking and giving back?