• Woody Paige: A brief history of President Trump's convoluted NFL involvement

    by Woody Paige woody.paige@gazette.com -
    Updated: 2 hr ago

    The Broncos, the NFL, the president, the people and the country were trapped in a travesty Sunday. It would have been a good day to stay in the bedroom, turn off the TV and the cell phone, read a book and pay no attention to the world outside. A man tweeted at me that he was "never...

  • President's criticisms spark more protests at NFL games

    By ARNIE STAPLETON , AP Pro Football Writer
    Updated: 3 hr ago

    President Donald Trump's criticism of players who kneel during the national anthem sparked angry protests around the National Football League Sunday, as about 200 players sat, knelt or raised their fists in defiance. A week ago, just six players protested. Most NFL players on...

  • Trump signs proclamation restricting travel from 8 countries

    By JILL COLVIN , Associated Press
    Updated: 5 hr ago

    WASHINGTON — Citizens of eight countries will face new restrictions on entry to the U.S. under a proclamation signed by President Donald Trump on Sunday. The new rules, which will impact the citizens of Chad, Iran, Libya, North Korea, Somalia, Syria, Venezuela and Yemen, will go into...

  • The Latest: More than 200 NFL players don't stand for anthem

    The Associated Press
    Updated: 5 hr ago

    The Latest on the sports world reacting to President Donald Trump's remarks about pro football.

  • Gunman opens fire in Nashville church; 1 dead, 7 wounded

    KRISTIN M. HALL, Associated Press
    Updated: 9 hr ago

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. — A masked gunman entered a church in Tennessee on Sunday and opened fire, killing at least one person and injuring seven others before apparently shooting himself, an official said. Don Aaron, spokesman for the Metro Nashville Police Department, said the gunman...

  • Rapid Reaction: Bumbling Trevor Siemian and goofy call by confused ref doom the Broncos to defeat

    David Ramsey
    Updated: 10 hr ago

    What happened to the team we knew? The Broncos looked magnificent last week while utterly dominating the (allegedly) mighty Cowboys. The same team bumbled to defeat in Buffalo. The Broncos will be stumbling into next week’s game against the invading Raiders, always the mangiest...

  • Klee blog: Roughly half of Denver Broncos roster joins protests prior to game at Buffalo Bills

    Paul Klee
    Updated: 11 hr ago

    BUFFALO — Perhaps no NFL team embodies the expanding political divide in America more than the Denver Broncos. Balanced by a highly paid linebacker who was one of the first players to kneel during the national anthem and a front office with strong conservative...

  • Official: Hurricane Maria set Puerto Rico back decades

    DANICA COTO, Associated Press
    Updated: 12 hr ago

    SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Puerto Rico's nonvoting representative in the U.S. Congress said Sunday that Hurricane Maria's destruction has set the island back decades, even as authorities worked to assess the extent of the damage. "The devastation in Puerto Rico has set us back nearly 20...

  • Opposition from GOP senators grows, jeopardizes health bill 

    ALAN FRAM, Associated Press
    Updated: 12 hr ago

    WASHINGTON — Republican opposition to the last-ditch GOP health care bill swelled to near-fatal numbers Sunday as Sen. Susan Collins all but closed the door on supporting the teetering effort to scrap the Obama health care law and Sen. Ted Cruz said that "right now" he doesn't back it....

  • EDITORIAL: John McCain owns Obamacare

    The Gazette editorial board
    Updated: 12 hr ago

    Don't call it Obamacare. President Barack Obama served his country and quietly left office. The Affordable Care Act survives as the legacy of Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz. He led the charge against repealing the law in July and pledges to defeat another repeal this month. He won't let...

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