• Sports Authority founder sounds off on LeBron James, mixing sports with politics

    Sports Authority founder sounds off on LeBron James, mixing sports with politics

    The founder of Sports Authority says he’s dismayed by athletes who are mixing politics with sports — and said he would demote their products if he were still in charge. “If I had Sports Authority, I’d take the LeBron [Nike] shoes and put them on the back shelf,” said Jack Smith, who resigned from the …
  • Kamala Harris Told Jacob Blake She Was ‘Proud’ of Him, Lawyer Says

    Kamala Harris Told Jacob Blake She Was ‘Proud’ of Him, Lawyer Says

    Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris spoke with Jacob Blake on Monday, telling the 29-year-old who was shot in the back by Kenosha, Wis. police that she was proud of him. Blake “told Sen. Harris that he was proud of her, and the senator told Jacob that she was also proud of him and how …
  • Biden Calls for Charges against Officer Who Shot Jacob Blake

    Biden Calls for Charges against Officer Who Shot Jacob Blake

    Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden said Wednesday that the police officer who shot Jacob Blake should be charged. “I think we should let the judicial system work its way,” Biden said at a press conference in Wilmington, Del. on Wednesday. “I do think at a minimum they need to be charged.” Blake, a 29-year-old black man, was …
  • DOJ 'targeting and investigating' Funders Behind Rioters

    DOJ 'targeting and investigating' Funders Behind Rioters

    Acting Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Chad Wolf on Monday said the Department of Justice had launched an investigation into the organization of the violent protests seen across the country in recent months following the deaths of George Floyd and Jacob Blake. Watch the latest video at foxnews.com Wolf told Fox News Channel’s “Tucker …
  • Rioters Have Caused Nearly $2 Million in Damage to City Property in Kenosha

    Rioters Have Caused Nearly $2 Million in Damage to City Property in Kenosha

    Rioters have caused nearly $2 million in damage to city-owned property in Kenosha, Wis. after the police shooting of Jacob Blake on August 23 sparked unrest in the city, according to a new report. “Right now, we’re estimating between lost equipment, lost street lights, lost traffic signals, and miscellaneous sign damage – we’re estimating a …
  • Most Suspects Arrested in Kenosha Riots Live Outside City, According to Police

    Most Suspects Arrested in Kenosha Riots Live Outside City, According to Police

    Kenosha police revealed on Sunday evening that most of the people arrested for rioting over the past week have an address outside the city itself. In total, 175 people were arrested during the riots, which occurred after Kenosha police shot suspect Jacob Blake while attempting to arrest him for alleged domestic abuse and third-degree sexual …
  • Trump Will Visit Kenosha Despite Wisconsin Governor Asking Him to ‘Reconsider’

    Trump Will Visit Kenosha Despite Wisconsin Governor Asking Him to ‘Reconsider’

    The White House announced on Saturday that President Trump would visit Kenosha, Wis., after rioters caused millions of dollars in damage to the city following the police shooting of Jacob Blake. Trump will arrive in the city on Tuesday, even after Wisconsin governor Tony Evers and Kenosha mayor John Antaramian expressed concern over the visit. …
  • MLB fans’ reaction to Jacob Blake boycotts says it all

    MLB fans’ reaction to Jacob Blake boycotts says it all

    As always, follow the money! Forgive my insensitivity, but what happened Thursday night at Citi Field was easier done than said because it was a matter of money. In this case, not much of it was at stake. And every person at or near the top of sports who publicly declares his or her support …
  • NBA Players Vote to Resume Playoffs

    NBA Players Vote to Resume Playoffs

    NBA players voted to continue their season in a meeting Thursday morning, one day after the Milwaukee Bucks decision not to play in their playoff game against the Orlando Magic in response to the police shooting of Jacob Blake set off a domino effect of postponed games in the league. The Houston Rockets, Oklahoma City …
  • Mets, Marlins Walk Off Field in Protest, Leave BLM Shirt on Home Plate

    Mets, Marlins Walk Off Field in Protest, Leave BLM Shirt on Home Plate

    The New York Mets and Miami Marlins took the field for their game on Thursday night, only to promptly walk off in protest over the police shooting of Jacob Blake. The teams took the field, removed their hats for 42 seconds of silence and then laid a Black Lives Matter shirt at home plate before …