Scoreboard roundup -- 7/22/19

iStock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Monday's sports events: MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL INTERLEAGUE Chi White Sox 9, Miami 1 Arizona 6, Baltimore 3 AMERICAN LEAGUE Cleveland 7, Toronto 3 Boston 9, Tampa Bay 4...

Trump sidesteps convos about race with critics, meets with retired NFL player to discuss 'black America'

Courtesy Jack Brewer(NEW YORK) -- After a week of backlash for his comments about four minority Congresswomen that many called "racist," as well as chants targeting one of those congresswomen at his rally, President Donald...

Tom Brady faces backlash for jumping off cliff with 6-year-old daughter

Joe Faraoni / ESPN Images(NEW YORK) -- New England Patriots star Tom Brady is soaking up family time this offseason, but he's not immune from critics chiming in on his performance off the football field as a parent. Over...

Report: Barcelona set to open talks on extending Messi's contract

Quality Sport Images/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Barcelona is reportedly seeking to keep its star player, Lionel Messi, in Spain past his currrent contract. Sources tell ESPN the soccer club is set to open discussions with...

Scoreboard roundup -- 7/21/19

iStock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Sunday's sports events: MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL INTERLEAGUE Colorado 8, NY Yankees 4 AMERICAN LEAGUE Baltimore 5, Boston 0 Detroit 4, Toronto 3, 10 Innings Tampa Bay 4, Chi...

NFL: Tyreek Hill avoids suspension, allowed to return to Kansas City Chiefs after abuse investigation

Peter Aiken/Getty Images(KANSAS CITY, Mo.) -- An NFL player who was the subject of a domestic violence investigation involving his young son will not be suspended, the league announced Friday. Tyreek Hill, a Kansas City...

US women's Alex Morgan: What's next in the battle for gender equality

Maja Hitij/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Alex Morgan and the rest of the U.S. women's national team are still riding high after their victory earlier this month at the World Cup, a parade celebration in New York City right...

DOJ sides with NFL, Raiders in Oakland antitrust lawsuit and the city hits back

33ft/iStock(OAKLAND, Calif.) -- Oakland is challenging the Department of Justice over a case based on the Raiders' decision to move out of the California city. In December 2018, after the NFL team announced their plan to...

Scoreboard roundup -- 7/18/19

iStock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Thursday's sports events: MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL AMERICAN LEAGUE Boston 5, Toronto 0 Kansas City 6, Chi White Sox 5 NY Yankees 6, Tampa Bay 2 Cleveland 6, Detroit 3 NY Yankees...

Steph Curry defends wife Ayesha after online trolls mock her dancing

Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic(DEL MAR, Calif.) --  After the dynamic, very successful Ayesha Curry couldn't help but dance at the opening of her new restaurant in California, some haters had to spoil the fun by...

Scoreboard roundup -- 7/17/19

iStock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Wednesday's sports events: MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL INTERLEAGUE NY Mets 14, Minnesota 4 Baltimore 9, Washington 2 Arizona 19, Texas 4 AMERICAN LEAGUE Oakland 10, Seattle 2...

Former UFC fighter Abel 'Killa' Trujillo arrested for alleged sexual exploitation of a child

Alex Trautwig/Getty Images(DOUGLAS COUNTY, Colo.) -- A former UFC fighter has been arrested and charged with sexual exploitation of a child, according to authorities. Abel "Killa" Trujillo, 35, was arrested in Broward...

Jessica McDonald, only mom on US soccer team, hopes her son remembers this

Maja Hitij/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Amid the rowdy celebrations on the pitch in France after the U.S. won the World Cup, a player kneeled so her young son could sprinkle a handful of confetti over her head. As the...

Scoreboard roundup -- 7/16/19

iStock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Tuesday's sports events: MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL INTERLEAGUE Washington 8, Baltimore 1 Arizona 9, Texas 2 NY Mets 3, Minnesota 2 AMERICAN LEAGUE NY Yankees 8, Tampa Bay 3...

As US women's soccer team rallies for equal pay, what to know about the gender wage gap

iStock(NEW YORK) -- The U.S. Women's National Team claimed its fourth Women's World Cup championship title last week. Procter & Gamble -- through a full-page ad in The New York Times for its deodorant brand Secret --...

Big 12: 'Horns Down' signal could be okay, depending on context

artisteer/iStock(NEW YORK) -- The Big 12 has decided that using the "Horns Down" hand signal will be acceptable in certain instances this college football season. The conference's coordinator of football officials Greg...

Dallas Mavericks' owner Mark Cuban fined for leaking information during league meeting

Photo by Allen Kee / ESPN Images(NEW YORK) -- The NBA has fined Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban for leaking information from a Board of Governor's meeting to the media. Sources tell ESPN that Cuban shared information...

Tiger Woods prepping for Open, says winning Masters took a toll

Photo by Phil Ellsworth / ESPN Images(PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland) -- He's coming off a remarkable win at The Masters, but Tiger Woods is unsure if he will be fully prepared for this week's British Open. "It's not quite as...

Scoreboard roundup -- 7/15/19

iStock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Monday's sports events: MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL AMERICAN LEAGUE Tampa Bay 5, NY Yankees 4 Boston 10, Toronto 8 Cleveland 8, Detroit 6 Kansas City 5, Chi White Sox 2 LA Angels...

Former boxing champ Pernell 'Sweet Pea' Whitaker fatally struck by car

Scott Heavey/Getty Images(VIRGINIA BEACH, Va.) -- Former welterweight boxing champion Pernell "Sweet Pea" Whitaker died after he was hit by a car in Virginia Beach Sunday night, police said. Emergency dispatchers...

Nebraska economic development director to leave post

Nebraska economic development director to leave post

West Nile virus detected in Hall County

West Nile virus detected in Hall County

Rollover crash on Interstate 80 near Shelton

Rollover crash on Interstate 80 near Shelton

A man is arrested for arson in Kearney house fire

A man is arrested for arson in Kearney house fire

Update: Arrest made in Saturday evening house fire in Kearney

Update: Arrest made in Saturday evening house fire in Kearney

NCA all-star games: Wahoo's Winston Cook scores 24 as Blue team pulls away in double overtime

NCA all-star games: Wahoo's Winston Cook scores 24 as Blue team pulls away in double overtime

Former Bluejay Kyle Korver signs with Milwaukee Bucks, reunites with coach Mike Budenholzer

Former Bluejay Kyle Korver signs with Milwaukee Bucks, reunites with coach Mike Budenholzer

Iowa notes: Both Scott Frost and Kirk Ferentz decline to stoke the Husker-Hawkeye rivalry

Iowa notes: Both Scott Frost and Kirk Ferentz decline to stoke the Husker-Hawkeye rivalry

Tuesday's local scoreboard, July 23

Tuesday's local scoreboard, July 23

Class C: Cooper Carlson's walk-off single sends Syracuse to junior state tournament quarterfinals

Class C: Cooper Carlson's walk-off single sends Syracuse to junior state tournament quarterfinals