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AT THE U.S. OPEN, THERE'S A 48-YEAR-OLD LEADER WHO NEVER, EVER, EVER GAVE UP

Richard Bland, playing in his fourth career major, went into the clubhouse as the leader after finishing his second round at Torrey...

BETTER DRUG TESTS CAN STOP CHEATERS. THEY ALSO MIGHT PUNISH INNOCENT ATHLETES

Advances in anti-doping measures yield results that call for human judgment, and that's where it gets complicated.

 
 
 

JERZIE NUTILE MAKES GOOD ON PINKIE SWEAR, PITCHES CHESAPEAKE SOFTBALL TO MARYLAND CLASS 3A TITLE

Chesapeake beat Reservoir, 3-1, for its eighth state title and first since 2008.

FIFA SANCTIONS MEXICO FOR FANS' REPEATED USE OF HOMOPHOBIC SLUR

Soccer's international governing body ordered the Mexican program to stage two official home matches without spectators.

 
 
 

HIS PUNISHMENT FOR FINISHING LAST IN FANTASY FOOTBALL: 15 HOURS AND 3,700 CALORIES AT WAFFLE HOUSE

Lee O. Sanderlin took his last-place finish like a champ, live-tweeting nine waffles and three shift changes. “This is not the way...

39 SENATORS WHO NOW SUPPORT CHANGING OR ELIMINATING THE FILIBUSTER PREVIOUSLY OPPOSED DOING SO

For years, Senate Democrats supported efforts to preserve the legislative filibuster. Now some of those same Senate Democrats are considering...

 
 
 

CELTICS DUMP KEMBA WALKER IN COST-CUTTING TRADE, AS THE BRAD STEVENS ERA OPENS WITH A BANG

The trade suggests Stevens is embarking on a significant restructuring of the Celtics' roster after a campaign that marked a clear...

CHOPTICON WINS MARYLAND 3A BASEBALL TITLE BEHIND UNEXPECTED SEVEN-INNING RELIEF APPEARANCE

Shane Smith entered the game earlier than he anticipated and helped keep Atholton at bay as the Braves came back to win, 4-2, for their...

 
 
 

MIKE LINDELL HAS BECOME THE PLATONIC IDEAL OF A TRUMP SUPPORTER

From indifferent to devoted in just four short years.

IN THE METS, THE NATIONALS HAVE A TEST AND OPPORTUNITY THIS WEEKEND

The Nationals have 16 more matchups with the division leaders, starting with four in the next three days.

 
 
 

THE DARK SIDE OF BOB BAFFERT'S REIGN

Baffert has said his sport must be reformed for the safety of its horses. But a Post analysis finds that in his home state of California,...

GOLF IS REALLY HARD FOR MOST OF US. AT THE U.S. OPEN, IT'S DOWNRIGHT DIABOLICAL FOR PROS

The U.S. Open is the most self-consciously sadistic of golf's majors. A trait that is showing itself once again this week at Torrey...

 
 
 

INTERNATIONAL SOCCER'S OLDEST RIVALRY RESUMES WITH ENGLAND VS. SCOTLAND AT EURO 2020

Scotland takes on England Friday in a Euro 2020 group-stage match.

‘A WEIRD, MESSY RACE': NEW YORK MAYORAL CAMPAIGN CENTERS ON PUBLIC SAFETY AS THE PANDEMIC SUBSIDES

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams, former Sanitation Department commissioner Kathryn Garcia, former City Hall lawyer Maya Wiley...

 
 
 

RON RIVERA ON WASHINGTON'S OFFSEASON MOVES, QB DECISION AND ROSTER-BUILDING PHILOSOPHY

In an interview, the Washington Football Team's head coach details the franchise's big offseason moves, from picking a general manager...

SCHUMER'S FALSE CLAIM THAT NO DEMOCRATS SUPPORTED NEW VOTING RESTRICTIONS

In five of the states the Senate majority leader mentioned, new voting laws have enjoyed bipartisan support.

 
 
 

WITH SUBTLE MASTERY FROM GIANNIS ANTETOKOUNMPO, BUCKS FORCE GAME 7 VS. NETS

Less was more for Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Bucks, who outlasted Kevin Durant, James Harden and the Nets to force a Game 7.

SEVEN HEALTHY PLAYERS ARE ENOUGH AS SHORTHANDED MYSTICS RALLY PAST ATLANTA

The Mystics rallied from a 14-point deficit to defeat the Dream, 96-93, sparked by Ariel Atkins's career-high 32 points.

 
 
 

RYAN LOCHTE'S QUEST FOR A FIFTH OLYMPICS - AND REDEMPTION - PROBABLY COMES DOWN TO ONE MORE SWIM

If Ryan Lochte finishes outside the top two in Friday night's 200-meter individual medley final at the U.S. Olympic swimming trials,...

SUNS FAN WHOSE TAUNT DURING FRACAS IN DENVER WENT VIRAL GETS PLAYOFF TICKETS FROM DEVIN BOOKER

Devin Booker asked for help in contacting the fan who yelled "Suns in 4!" during Game 3 of a second-round series that Phoenix went...

 
 
 



Some people boo U.S. Sen. Johnson at Juneteenth celebration

Some people boo U.S. Sen. Johnson at Juneteenth celebration

U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson was the last senator to oppose making Juneteenth a federal holiday. He says he was opposed to the financial impact of a new holiday on the economy. Read more ...

How long is Chris Paul out? Timeline, return date, latest updates on Suns star

How long is Chris Paul out? Timeline, return date, latest updates on Suns star

Chris Paul entered the NBA's health and safety protocols after the Suns' four-game sweep of the Nuggets. How long will he be out? Here are the latest updates on his condition... Read more ...

Eric Garner's sister endorses Cornegy for Brooklyn borough president

Eric Garner's sister endorses Cornegy for Brooklyn borough president

Ellisha Garner endorsed Councilman Robert Cornegy Jr. for Brooklyn Borough president, lauding his successful sponsorship of a city law banning police chokeholds. Read more ...

Indiana police officer dies following complications with COVID-19

Indiana police officer dies following complications with COVID-19

A police officer in Indiana has died after being exposed to COVID-19 while on duty. Read more ...

'Sesame Street' episode during Pride Month introduces family with two gay dads

'Sesame Street' episode during Pride Month introduces family with two gay dads

During the show's Family Day episode, "Sesame Street" introduced a new layer of diversity with some fresh faces. Read more ...

One injured in New Kensington shooting

One injured in New Kensington shooting

Pittsburgh's Action News 4 was told at least one person was shot and is working on learning that person's condition. Read more ...

Fight over payment for dog leads to shooting, deputies say

Fight over payment for dog leads to shooting, deputies say

According to Lt. Kevin Bobo with the Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office, it happened around 2:30 p.m. at the Meridian River Run Apartments on Reidville Road. Read more ...

House fire leads deputies to discover illegal poker machines, officials say

House fire leads deputies to discover illegal poker machines, officials say

Officials said fire crews initially responded to a fire at a home on Sunset Drive around 3:25 p.m. Read more ...

Puerto Rican Day Parade returns in first major Chicago parade since start of...

Puerto Rican Day Parade returns in first major Chicago parade since start of pandemic

CHICAGO - Large crowds gathered in the city's Humboldt Park neighborhood for the return of the Puerto Rican Day Parade, a large celebration of the city's rich Puerto Rican... Read more ...

Why Islanders and Nets hosting big playoff games on same night is...

The historical wrinkle of Saturday's home playoff games is that the two franchises have a long, entwined history, which some of the time would have meant that a night such as... Read more ...