Brewers hold off Reds 7-6, remain 1½ back in wild-card race

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Brewers need wins any way they can get them, even if it means scratching and clawing to hold on against a last-place team that lost its seventh consecutive game.

  • Written by By ANDREW GRUMAN , Associated Press

NFL anthem protests evolve past Kaepernick's original intent

What began more than a year ago with a lone NFL quarterback protesting police brutality against minorities by kneeling silently during the national anthem before games has grown into a roar with hundreds of players sitting, kneeling, locking arms or remaining in locker rooms — their reasons for demonstrating as varied as their methods.


  • Written by By JESSE J. HOLLAND and ERRIN HAINES WHACK , Associated Press Writers