"I'm calling on you, all coaches. Let's step up," said Carroll. "No more being quiet, no more being afraid to talk to topics, no more I'm a little bit uncomfortable. "
Last month the Washington football franchise announced the retirement of the Redskins team name, a decision that followed what the organization called a "thorough review" that came "in light of events in the country and feedback from our community." In May, the killing of George Floyd -- an unarmed Black man -- set off a national response, resulting in coast to coast protests and a resurgence of the Black Lives Matter movement. Three months later, the football team from Washington is without its oft-criticized, racially insensitive moniker, and with a Black president for the first time ever.
Nike, Adidas and Under Armour sign sponsorship deals sometimes worth hundreds of millions of dollars with universities with strong athletics programs. For the universities, the deals are an important revenue stream; for the companies, they're a key source of brand exposure to both high performance athletes and the broader consumer base.
Former NFL player Donté Stallworth weighs in on the NFL's plan to play the song 'Lift Every Voice and Sing' --known as the Black national anthem-- before every game in Week 1 of the NFL season.
By Bobby Swofford FAYETTEVILLE, AR (KFSM) -- Former Arkansas and NFL quarterback Tarvaris Jackson was killed in a car accident on Sunday (April 12) night...
By Madeline Holcombe, Faith Karimi and Jason Hanna, CNN (CNN) -- Former NFL player Antonio Brown appeared in court Friday morning, hours after surrendering to...
By Tammy Kupperman, Jill Martin and Eric Levenson, CNN (CNN) -- Former Pro Bowl running back Clinton Portis and other retired NFL players have been...
By Khalid Bennett The Seattle Medium The in-state rivalry between the University of Washington and Washington State University has gone on for over a century. The...
By Eliott C. McLaughlin, CNN (CNN) -- The Miami Dolphins waived second-year running back Mark Walton after he was arrested Tuesday morning, with police accusing...
Rhythm & News interview with Anthony Tibbs, a local promoter/marketer in Seattle, about his battle with COVID. Tibbs was undecided about getting vaccinated at the time he contracted the deadly virus.
Strickland Secures House Passage Of Over 20 Provisions To Support Military Families & Servicemembers
Congresswoman Marilyn Strickland (WA-10), a Member of the House Armed Services Committee, released the following statement after the House passed H.R. 4350, the Fiscal Year 2022 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).
President Joe Biden has pledged to significantly increase the amount of Covid-19 vaccines it will ship to foreign nations beginning in 2022 in an effort to end the pandemic worldwide.
Seven late-night hosts focused their shows on climate change during Climate Week NYC, a summit to promote climate solutions.
The King County Library System (KCLS) offers many online programs, services and resources to help students of all ages succeed. King County students who attend schools within the KCLS service area (outside the city of Seattle) automatically receive a KCLS student account.