Rangers fill stands with fans, who accept ‘calculated risk’

Susanna Frare said her family decided to take a “calculated risk” attending the home opener of the Texas Rangers, the first major U.S. pro sports event to approach capacity in…

Atlanta stands to lose millions in economic activity over MLB decision to relocate All-Star Game

Former MLB legend Darryl Strawberry discusses the return of baseball with fans in the stadium, Opening Day, and his World Series predictions. Atlanta will lose out on a significant economic…

Gun reform stands little chance of passing through Senate, even with a Democratic majority

Elizabeth Esty wasn’t even Rep. Esty in December 2012 when she had to appear at “one of those news conferences.”  At that stage, she was Rep.-elect Elizabeth Esty, D-Conn. But events thrust her into the familiar spotlight that…

MLB fan’s beer explodes when screaming line drive flies into stands

In most cases, a spring training game between the Los Angeles Angels and Oakland Athletics goes unnoticed unless something crazy happens. On Saturday, Athletics catcher Sean Murphy stepped up to…

Cubs, Sox to let some fans into stands as COVID numbers fall

Thousands of fans of the Chicago Cubs and the Chicago White Sox will get to see their teams play in person this season, Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced on Monday. In…

Steelers president stands firm on Ben Roethlisberger’s future

Pittsburgh Steelers president Art Rooney II set the record straight regarding Ben Roethlisberger’s future with the team, saying Wednesday “we would like to have him back.” Rooney released a statement…

Cheney says she will not resign despite call from state GOP, stands by Trump impeachment vote

House Republican Conference Chair Rep. Liz Cheney, R-Wyo., said she will remain in office and in her position as one of the highest ranking Republicans in Congress. despite opposition following…

Patrick Mahomes back in the Super Bowl but an all-time great stands in his way

Patrick Mahomes and the Kansas City Chiefs are back in the Super Bowl. Mahomes won his second AFC Championship with the 38-24 victory over the Buffalo Bills on Sunday and…

Marjorie Dannenfelser: Roe’s 48th anniversary – here’s where the pro-life movement stands

The 48th anniversary of Roe v. Wade finds the pro-life movement standing on firm ground, despite the strangeness of an empty National Mall and a virtual March for Life, with a key advantage…

Steelers’ JuJu Smith-Schuster stands by ‘the Browns is the Browns’ comment after wild-card loss

The Cleveland Browns‘ playoff celebrations Sunday night were centered on Pittsburgh Steelers’ JuJu Smith-Schuster, triggered by his infamous “the Browns is the Browns” remark earlier this week, but the fourth-year wide…