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Where Did DC-Area Colleges Rank on This Year's Best Colleges List?
US News & World Report dropped its annual "Best Colleges" list yesterday and DC-area schools made appearances across the ranking.
Washington Football Team wise to stick with Dustin Hopkins
The heat on longtime Washington Football Team kicker Dustin Hopkins has been turned up to boiling this preseason.
FBI: Six Percent Increase in Hate Crimes in 2020
Hate crimes targeting Asian and Black individuals soared across the nation last year and there was a slight uptick in hate crimes on the basis of sexual orientation, according to the FBI, which reported an overall six percent increase in hate crimes in 2020.
College football party crashers: Who'll shake up the gridiron status quo?
Scott Frost, Nebraska - Frost, the former Nebraska quarterback, is 12-20 as the head coach in Lincoln.
Four more players released ahead of Tuesday's 4pm roster deadline
There are no big surprises in the latest group of four players to be released by the Washington Football Team. The announcement this morning was brief:
Are All Those Plexiglass Barriers in Restaurants Actually Keeping Anyone Safe From COVID-19?
If you've spent any time inside bars or restaurants during the pandemic, you've almost certainly encountered a space chopped up by a series of plexiglass dividers.
Those plastic barriers probably don't help and may even make things worse.
Covid precautions have turned many parts of our world into a giant salad bar, with plastic barriers separating sales clerks from shoppers, dividing customers at nail salons and shielding students from their classmates.
Vandal Removes and Stomps on Pride Flag in Queens
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Vandals Replace Pride Flags with Confederate Flags at Virginia Tech
The Blacksburg Police Department in Virginia is investigating reports of Rainbow Flags that were torn down and replaced with a Confederate flag at Wesley at Virginia Tech, a United Methodist Ministry near the public university.
Vikings hope Christian Darrisaw can play Week 1 after surgery
Concern has definitely arrived for Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer, as his projected starting left tackle just had to go under the knife.