| Nov 28, 2014
| 1:35 PM
The NFL suffered a rare setback Friday when its far-reaching and high-profile suspension of Ray Rice was overturned, allowing the running back to return to the league immediately — if anyone will take him.
The league, which seldom has to backtrack...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 6:04 PM
Two years ago, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson was named the NFL's most valuable player and hailed as one of the best comeback stories in sports.
On Tuesday, the league made a strikingly different example of him.
Instead of allowing...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 4:37 PM
In a wide-ranging interview Monday on NBC's “Today” show with Matt Lauer, Janay Rice said the Ravens suggested that she apologize for her role in a domestic-violence incident alongside her husband, Ray, during a May news conference.
| Oct 23, 2014
| 2:27 PM
The NFL's effort to combat domestic violence and sexual assault will get a new look on Thursday night when a series of public service announcements featuring current and former players will begin airing during the San Diego-Denver game.
| Oct 24, 2014
| 4:00 AM
Here's a look at some of the wrestling news that came out this week. As always, if there's any specific news you want me to comment on, you can let me know via email or on Twitter.
— Arguably the biggest news of the week was the WWE's announcement...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 8:25 AM
Punishment for NFL players implicated in domestic violence will not be imposed upon arrest but at some point "farther down the process," said a key figure charged with overhauling the league's handling of such cases.
Lisa Friel said the legal process...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 6:00 AM
The woman was terrified her boyfriend would find her. He had beaten her up, torn her phone from the wall. He was after her. He had a gun.
So she pounded on her apartment manager's door. The 17-year-old who answered let her in and dialed 911.
| Oct 20, 2014
| 11:58 AM
Kings defenseman Slava Voynov was arrested Monday on suspicion of domestic violence and has been suspended, the NHL announced.
The suspension is indefinite, pending an investigation by the league. Voynov, 24, is in his fourth season with the Kings....
| Oct 8, 2014
| 6:56 PM
In the wake of the most turbulent month in NFL history, team owners and executives gathered Wednesday at the annual fall meetings to discuss "social responsibility" and the league's personal conduct policy.
There were no major decisions made —...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 11:11 PM
Former USC football player Victor Blackwell was arrested Wednesday night on suspicion of domestic violence.
Campus public safety officers responded to a call from the University Gateway Apartments at 6:21 p.m., according to a report on the incident....
| Oct 11, 2014
| 8:20 AM
The panels on the stand-up display feature the words of a dozen women who survived domestic violence, telling why they stayed and how they left.
Growing out of a larger effort to tackle domestic abuse — or intimate partner violence — as an...