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Jim Harbaugh not on board with Kaepernick

Jim Harbaugh not on board with Kaepernick

Brown praised Kaepernick for taking a stand, adding it's encouraging to see young athletes making social statements. MI coach Jim Harbaugh on Monday initially criticized former pupil and 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick's decision to not stand for the national anthem prior to preseason contests in a form of protest over racial injustice in America, then backpedaled on those comments later on Twitter .


Federal Court Blocks UNC from Enforcing HB2 Law for 3 Plaintiffs

Federal Court Blocks UNC from Enforcing HB2 Law for 3 Plaintiffs

Schroeder issued the temporary order against House Bill 2 until a final determination is made in the matter. Pat McCrory and legislative leaders by granting a partial preliminary injunction against the law known as House Bill 2. "Some transgender individuals have been quietly using bathrooms and other facilities that match their gender identity, without public awareness or incident", Schroeder wrote in the opinion.



Mo Farah Clinches Second Rio Gold For Team GB

Farah, 33, became Britain's most successful track and field athlete on Saturday by winning the 5,000m. With four Olympic golds now in the bag, Farah does not currently have any intention of defending his track titles for a second time, but he has not ruled out competing in the marathon at Tokyo 2020.



Pakistan wins toss, elects to bat in 4th ODI against England

Imad Wasim returns having been injured for Trent Bridge, coming in for the experienced Shoaib Malik who has had a poor series , while Umar Gul, Mohammad Rizwan and Mohammad Irfan are drafted in. Both teams made changes from Tuesday's match at Trent Bridge in Nottingham, where England piled up 444 for three - the highest total in any one-day worldwide - as they won by 169 runs.


Indian athletes leave for Rio 2016 Paralympic Games

Indian athletes leave for Rio 2016 Paralympic Games

The Federal Supreme Court of Switzerland has ruled against Russia's appeal on the suspension of national para-athletes from the 2016 Rio Paralympics to be held in Brazil from September 7 to 18, according to a statement from the court. According to the information, the NPC after several failed attempts to get funding from MOYS, made a decision to send a special request to the IPC for assistance, which was granted.


Joe Paterno to be honored by Penn State

Joe Paterno to be honored by Penn State

Penn State athletics announced its promotions schedule for the 2016 football season on Thursday, with one item sure to cause conversation within the community. It's the first time Paterno will be acknowledged in Beaver Stadium since he walked out for the last time on October 29, 2011. A spokesman said that the athletic department planned no further comment beyond the announcement.