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THE NBA'S CHAMPIONSHIP PICTURE WAS CLEAR ENTERING THE BUBBLE. NOW IT'S COMPLICATED

LeBron James's Lakers, Giannis Antetokounmpo's Bucks and Kawhi Leonard's Clippers entered the NBA bubble as strong favorites, but new...

BRADEN HOLTBY, WHO STRUGGLED LATE IN GAME 1, LOOKS TO BOUNCE BACK FOR CAPITALS

Holtby took the blame for Jordan Eberle's second-period goal, saying, "That's on me."

 
 
 

FREE-FALLING MYSTICS DROP SIXTH IN A ROW, 81-64, TO SPARKS

The defending champions, decimated by injury and opt-outs from the bubble, continue to struggle.

TRUMP SAYS QUESTION OF KAMALA HARRIS'S ELIGIBILITY IS ‘SERIOUS'

The president amplified a false birther conspiracy by declining to refute it; a lawyer for his campaign brought attention to the matter...

 
 
 

TRUMP QUESTIONS THE AMERICAN-NESS OF ANOTHER NON-WHITE CANDIDATE

He breathed life into the baseless theory that Harris can't serve in the White House because her parents are immigrants.

TRUMP PROMOTES FALSE CLAIM THAT HARRIS MIGHT NOT BE A U.S. CITIZEN

President Trump previously acknowledged that the Constitution grants citizenship to people born in the territorial United States. That...

 
 
 

BIANCA ANDREESCU OPTS OUT, LEAVING U.S. OPEN WITHOUT DEFENDING MEN'S, WOMEN'S CHAMPIONS

The 20-year-old Canadian cited the novel coronavirus pandemic, while men's No. 1 Novak Djokovic said he would play in New York.

NYC COVID-19 DEATH TOLL RIVALS FATALITY RATE DURING 1918 FLU EPIDEMIC, RESEARCHERS SAY

The current outbreak has seen a more dramatic rise in “excess deaths” - the number of fatalities above what would be expected in a...

 
 
 

SECRET SERVICE SOUGHT TACTICAL AIRCRAFT TO PROTECT WHITE HOUSE AMID FLOYD DEMONSTRATIONS

The agency asked U.S. Customs and Border Protection to provide surveillance aircraft and a Blackhawk helicopter carrying a “fast rope”...

RB LEIPZIG'S TYLER ADAMS MAKES U.S. SOCCER HISTORY WITH GOAL IN CHAMPIONS LEAGUE UPSET

Adams netted the first Champions League quarterfinal goal for an American in Thursday's 2-1 upset of Atletico Madrid.

 
 
 

WHAT'S DRIVING REPUBLICAN ENTHUSIASM TO VOTE? TRUMP. DEMOCRATIC ENTHUSIASM? TRUMP

Democrats aren't as enthusiastic about their candidate, but they don't need to be.

WIZARDS LEAVE NBA BUBBLE ON A WINNING NOTE, WRAPPING UP A WEIRD, UNEVEN SEASON

Washington's first win in the bubble came in its season finale against a skeleton-crew Celtics squad.

 
 
 

SHORT-ARMED NATS POUNDED AGAIN BY METS AS SETH ROMERO GETS TAGGED IN DEBUT

Nationals fall to 6-9 with former first-round pick arriving to bolster a bullpen worn down by injury.

RUSSELL WESTBROOK EXPECTED TO MISS OPENING OF PLAYOFF SHOWDOWN WITH THUNDER

Russell Westbrook is expected to be sidelined by a leg injury when the Houston Rockets open the playoffs against the Oklahoma City...

 
 
 

MONTEZ SWEAT, COMING OFF A QUIET ROOKIE YEAR, STANDS TO BENEFIT FROM CHASE YOUNG'S ARRIVAL

Coach Ron Rivera said the edge-rush talent of Sweat and Young is a big reason "we have the ability to have a special unit.”

FLORIDA STATE RECEIVER ACCUSES SCHOOL OF NEGLECTING HEALTH ISSUES AND MISLEADING PLAYERS

Coach Mike Newell said he plans to talk to the players about their concerns.

 
 
 

THE NBA'S VIRTUAL FAN EXPERIENCE ALLOWS FANS TO PLUG INTO THE BUBBLE

NBA fans are getting a chance to be seen and heard by their favorite NBA players.

THE CAPITALS WERE A MESS IN GAME 1. THAT SHOULD MAKE IT EASY TO IMPROVE

After a Game 1 flop against their former coach, the Capitals better find a Game 2 flip.

 
 
 

IS THE MARIO KART ESPORTS SCENE ON THE RISE? RECENT WORLD CUP SUCCESS ARGUES IT MAY BE

Mushroom Cup, Flower Cup, Star Cup... World Cup? The ambitious event garnered a record audience that bodes well for future growth.

POMPEO JUST UNDERCUT TRUMP'S CONTINUED DISMISSAL OF RUSSIAN BOUNTIES

The secretary of state confirmed Wednesday that he issued a stern warning to Russia in mid-July. But both before and after that, President...

 
 
 



Canada-U.S border restrictions extended to at least September

Canada-U.S border restrictions extended to at least September

The Canada-U.S. border will remain closed to non-essential travel for at least another month. Read more ...

Ex-FBI lawyer to plead guilty in Trump-Russia probe review

Ex-FBI lawyer to plead guilty in Trump-Russia probe review

A former FBI lawyer will plead guilty to making a false statement in the first criminal case arising from U.S. Attorney John Durham's investigation into the probe of ties... Read more ...

Donald Trump's brother Robert hospitalized in New York

Donald Trump's brother Robert hospitalized in New York

President Trump's brother Robert has been hospitalized in New York, according to multiple reports Friday. The president's younger sibling, 72, is reportedly “gravely ill” but... Read more ...

'She was crying': Teen still missing as man taken into custody in Florida

'She was crying': Teen still missing as man taken into custody in Florida

An Amber Alert was issued Friday for a 16-year-old girl out of Orange County, Florida. Read more ...

Mail-in ballots sent to president, first lady in Florida

Mail-in ballots sent to president, first lady in Florida

President Donald Trump has requested a mail-in ballot for Florida's primary election on Tuesday, despite weeks of criticizing the practice. Read more ...

Democrats tested in first party convention of pandemic era

Democrats tested in first party convention of pandemic era

There will be no physical gathering place, no cheering audience, no balloons. The program will consist instead of a series of online video addresses - half of which will be... Read more ...

VIDEO: Man rescued by police officer after wheelchair gets stuck on train tracks

VIDEO: Man rescued by police officer after wheelchair gets stuck on train tracks

The man's wheelchair got stuck on the tracks before the arms of the railroad crossing came down. Read more ...

California's Ban On High-Capacity Magazines Declared Unconstitutional

California's Ban On High-Capacity Magazines Declared Unconstitutional

A three-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said the law violates the U.S. Constitution's protection of the right to bear firearms. Read more ...

FBI lawyer pleads GUILTY to altering email evidence in Trump spying scandal

FBI lawyer pleads GUILTY to altering email evidence in Trump spying scandal

Former FBI lawyer Kevin Clinesmith, an important player in the ‘Russiagate' investigation into President Donald Trump, is the first person to plead guilty in US attorney John... Read more ...

Postal Workers Union Endorses Biden-Harris As Trump Threatens USPS

Postal Workers Union Endorses Biden-Harris As Trump Threatens USPS

The president has used baseless voter fraud claims to justify his continued reluctance to fund the postal service ahead of the election. Read more ...