ESPN Reclaims Most-Watched Cable Network Title in Fourth Quarter

Sports trumped politics at the end of the year. ESPN was the most-watched cable network in prime time in the fourth quarter, after losing that title a year earlier when people turned to Fox News […]

AT&T, U.S. Prepare to Battle in Court Over Time Warner Merger

A defiant Randall Stephenson told antitrust enforcers that Time Warner Inc. The lawsuit “stretches the very idea of antitrust law beyond the breaking point,” Stephenson, AT&T’s chief executive officer, said at a briefing Monday. He left […]

Billionaire Joe Ricketts Shuts Down Gothamist and DNAinfo

DNAinfo and Gothamist, which chronicled the daily grind of New York City life, are shutting down in the latest sign of struggle for online media. The decision to close both sites was announced in a […]

Sportscaster Hill Suspended by ESPN After NFL Boycott Call

Sportscaster Jemele Hill, reprimanded last month by ESPN for racially charged remarks about President Donald Trump, was suspended by the network after calling on fans to boycott sponsors of the NFL’s Dallas Cowboys. The sports […]

URGENT: The Latest: Leaders, Mourners Gather At Prayer Vigils

Las Vegas (AP) — The Latest on the shooting in Las Vegas (all times local): 7:15 p.m. Investigators have updated the number of firearms they found in the hotel room and home of the Las […]

Goodell Met With Owners and Players on Anthem on Tuesday

East Rutherford, N.J. (AP) -- NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell held a round-table meeting with roughly 25 owners, league executives and players on Tuesday nig

East Rutherford, N.J. (AP) — NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell held a round-table meeting with roughly 25 owners, league executives and players on Tuesday night to discuss the national anthem demonstrations. New York Giants linebacker Jonathan […]

JPMorgan Suggests Bet Against CBS Amid NFL Anthem Controversy

Can President Donald Trump ’s attacks on the NFL tank media stocks? One Wall Street strategist says count on it. JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s Shawn Quigg is encou

Can President Donald Trump’s attacks on the NFL tank media stocks? One Wall Street strategist says count on it. JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s Shawn Quigg is encouraging investors to bet against CBS Corp. stock ahead […]

Here Are the Biggest Cases Coming Up at the Supreme Court This Term

Justice Neil Gorsuch’s first full term on the U.S. Supreme Court promises to show just how much was at stake with his appointment. The term that opens Monday is full of ideologically divisive cases that […]

NFL Players and Owners Push Back Against Trump Comments

Robert Kraft, chairman and chief executive officer of the NFL champion New England Patriots, said he was "deeply disappointed” by Trump’s comments Friday

President Donald Trump accelerated his criticism of the National Football League on Sunday by saying fans should consider not going to games, sparking strong objections from players and owners including a longtime friend and contributor. […]

Ban Kneeling Pro Athletes, Trump Repeats After Curry Slam

President Donald Trump, a one-time football team owner, is ratcheting up his rhetoric against professional sports and some of their stars — and at least one league and some athletes are giving it back to […]