Democratic Rep. Hank Johnson arrested by Capitol Police during protest

Georgia Democrat Rep. Hank Johnson was arrested by Capitol police Thursday while protesting Senate “inaction” on voting rights legislation and filibuster reform. “In the spirit of my dear friend and…

Atlanta high school changing its name to honor Hank Aaron

Change is on the way for a high school in Atlanta. Forrest Hill Academy, which is named after ex-Confederate leader Nathan Bedford Forrest, will be changing its name to Hank…

John Cleese mocks Hank Azaria for apologizing about voicing Apu on ‘The Simpsons’

John Cleese mocked “The Simpsons” actor Hank Azaria’s recent apology for the Apu character by jokingly apologizing for past Monty Python sketches.  Azaria found himself at the heart of controversy in…

‘The Simpsons’ actor Hank Azaria wants to apologize to ‘every single Indian person’ for voicing Apu character

Hank Azaria wants to apologize to every person of Indian descent for his past portrayal of “The Simpsons” character, Apu Nahasapeemapetilon. The character, who runs the local Kwik-E-Mart in Springfield…

Hank Aaron’s grandson slams Kelly Loeffler over tweet on All-Star Game

Hank Aaron’s grandson had some harsh words for Greater Georgia Chairwoman Kelly Loeffler after she released a statement criticizing Major League Baseball for pulling the All-Star Game in response to…

Obama praises MLB move out of Georgia as honoring Hank Aaron’s legacy

Former President Barack Obama praised Major League Baseball’s decision Friday to move this year’s All-Star Game out of the state in protest of Georgia’s new controversial voting law. Obama said MLB’s stance…

Baseball gathers behind home plate to honor Hammerin’ Hank

Brian Snitker choked back tears as he remembered Hank Aaron’s affection for those who didn’t possess his unparalleled talent on the baseball field. During his post-playing career running the Atlanta…

Hank Aaron’s death prompts calls for Braves to change their name to this

Hank Aaron’s death on Friday promoted calls for the Atlanta Braves to change their name in his honor. Because Aaron was known as “Hammerin’ Hank” when he was hitting dingers…

Hank Aaron’s death saddens sports world: ‘We lost a legend’

Hank Aaron was an important figure in not only baseball but the sports world, as well, and it was no surprise that his death affected so many Friday. Aaron died…

Barry Bonds on Hank Aaron’s death: ‘He is an icon, a legend and a true hero’

Barry Bonds, who surpassed Hank Aaron as the all-time home run leader in baseball history, said in a tribute message Friday that the MLB icon was a “true hero.” Bonds…