Man Takes A Knee During White House National Anthem CelebrationA spectator kneeled during the national anthem at the White House's "Celebration of America" event on Tuesday, which was being held after President Trump disinvited the Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles from visiting.
Trump To NFL: 'No Escaping To Locker Rooms'President Donald Trump warned NFL players on Tuesday about "escaping" to locker rooms during the playing of the National Anthem after he rescinded an invitation for the Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles to visit the White House.
Kaepernick Mum on Anthem Policy but Retweets Say a LotRetweets don't always equal endorsements but judging by Colin Kaepernick's recent Twitter activity he sure appears to have a lot of thoughts on the NFL's new policy regarding protests during the national anthem.
Why We're Not Hearing Much From Colin Kaepernick On The NFL Anthem DecisionSo far, Kaepernick has not commented on the new policy, and a lot of NFL fans aren't holding their breath.
NFL Owners Say Players Must Stand For The National AnthemThis season, NFL players must stand during the National Anthem, team owners decided Wednesday in Atlanta -- a reaction to fierce backlash against some who took a knee in symbolic opposition to the systemic oppression of people of color, including by police.
Lady Antebellum Botches National Anthem At NHL Playoff GameHockey fans at the Bridgestone Arena in Tennessee groaned with displeasure when singer Charles Kelley skipped a line in the song and had to stop and regroup before the trio finished the performance.
Former 49er Eric Reid Files Collusion Grievance Against NFLThe NFL players' union says former San Francisco 49ers safety Eric Reid filed a grievance against the league, alleging that he remains unsigned as a result of collusion by owners.
Woman Won't Sing Anthem for Reno Team That Banned GunsA woman has declined an invitation to sing the national anthem at a Reno Aces baseball game because the minor league team won't let her bring her gun.
Fergie's National Anthem Stirs Up Social Media FrenzyIt's rough when even Roseanne Barr makes jokes about your singing. Fergie's rendition of the National Anthem at Sunday's NBA All-Star Game didn't go over well with some fans.
A's Maxwell Will Not Kneel During National Anthem This SeasonOakland Athletics catcher Bruce Maxwell says he no longer will kneel for the national anthem as he did last season as a rookie, when he became the first major leaguer to do so following the lead of many NFL players.
East Bay High School Drops National Anthem From RalliesA seldom sung third verse of the National Anthem has led to the patriotic song being removed from rallies at San Ramon’s California High School.
San Anselmo Councilman Takes A Knee During Pledge Of AllegianceWhile it has become commonplace for professional football players to take a knee during the National Anthem, San Anselmo's Ford Greene has carried his protest to city council meetings.