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Aaron Rodgers family ‘dismayed’ by his religious comments on Danica Patrick’s podcast: report

Aaron Rodgers has been estranged from his family members for years, and now they are reportedly “dismayed” by comments he made about his religious upbringing to girlfriend Danica Patrick.

Hall of Fame HS basketball coach Morgan Wootten dies at 88

Morgan Wootten, a Hall of Fame basketball coach who built DeMatha High School into a national powerhouse and mentored several future NBA stars during a career that spanned parts of six decades, has died.

High-stakes sports gambler charged in $9.6M fraud, faces 20 years in prison

A high-stakes sports gambler from Illinois, who was depicted on social media going all-in on a lavish lifestyle with private jets and sports cars, has been charged with defrauding an investor out of $9.6 million.

Derek Jeter by the numbers: The Yankee great’s most impressive stats

Considered to be one of the greatest New York Yankees of all time, former Shortstop Derek Jeter was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame on Tuesday, following a stellar career that saw him win five World Series rings with the Bronx Bombers. 

As Super Bowls heads to Miami, feds on high alert for human traffickers

The time of year has arrived where American football celebrates its legacy with a final play off, attracting celebrities, super fans and hundreds of thousands of visitors from around the world. But with the massive numbers of travelers pouring into Miami this year for the event, the Feds are stepping in, training airport employees on security measures to combat trafficking at one of Florida’s busiest airports. As a record 90,000 travelers pour in and out of the party city, over 600 airport employees are getting on board with the training at what they call the gateway to the Americas. They hope their efforts will help stop criminal activity on the frontlines of entry.

Alabama teen starts ‘prayer locker’ to help school: ‘Something was leading me to do it’

Inspired by others, 16-year-old Brianna Farris is bringing faith to her Pell City High School classmates by starting a “prayer locker.”

LA City Council may ask MLB to declare Dodgers 2017, 2018 champs following Astros, Red Sox cheating probes

The Los Angeles Dodgers lost consecutive World Series titles to teams now linked to cheating scandals – so L.A. city officials may be going to bat for the hometown team.

Pence tells Wisconsin rally Packers will defeat Pelosi’s 49ers

Vice President Mike Pence told a crowd of Trump supporters in Wisconsin Tuesday that the Green Bay Packers are just days away from beating House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s San Francisco 49ers in the NFC Championship Game over the weekend.

Jim Daly: Vince Vaughn, thanks for talking with Trump. Ignore the leftist mob and keep showing us civility

There was a time when sports served as a unifying good in our culture but now even conversations in the stands are suspect and highly scrutinized – and criticized.

Hogan Gidley: Left seems more upset about Vince Vaughn than Soleimani killing Americans

The radical left is more upset about Hollywood actor Vince Vaughn shaking hands with President Trump than about former Iranian Gen. Qassem Soleimani’s slaying of at least 600 Americans, White House Deputy Press Secretary Hogan Gidley said Thursday.

Iranian female Olympian defects, calls out regime’s ‘hypocrisy’ as she exits country permanently

Iran’s only female Olympic medalist has reportedly defected, posting a goodbye letter to Iran on Saturday, calling out the government’s “hypocrisy” as she announced she had permanently left the country.