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Washington NFL team dropping 'Redskins' name after 87 years

The Washington NFL team is shedding the “Redskins” name effective immediately. The change comes less than two weeks after owner Dan Snyder launched an organizational review amid pressure from sponsors to make a change. A new name for one of football's oldest franchises must still be selected and it’s unclear how soon that will happen. Native American experts and advocates have long protested the name they call a “dictionary-defined racial slur.” The name dates to 1933 when the team was still based in Boston.

Ivy League will not play fall sports in 2020

Fall sports will not be played in the fall for the Ivy League conference. On Wednesday afternoon, they became the first conference to officially delaying any competition until the end of the semester at the earliest.

Colin Kaepernick signs production deal with Disney

Following the huge success of "The Last Dance" and renewed discussions about systemic racism in America, Disney is partnering with one of the most notable voices in the country: Colin Kaepernick. The company announced a production deal with the former…

The Washington Redskins will review their name, team says

The Washington Redskins said Friday they are reviewing their name, which has long been criticized for racist connotations."In light of recent events around our country and feedback from our community, the Washington Redskins are announcing the team will undergo a…

No baseball, no problem, Spokane Indians open up Infield Cafe

The Minor League baseball season was officially called off Tuesday afternoon, but there's still a way to enjoy the award winning Avista Stadium at least for a few more days.  The Spokane Indians are welcoming fans to come eat lunch on the infield at the Infield Cafe.