Are you ready for some football?

The NFL season begins tonight with “Thursday Night Football.” Amazingly, mentions of Thanksgiving and Christmas aren’t far behind.

Will the Giants’ makeover result in a playoff berth?

The Giants’ extreme offseason makeover is about to be put on display.

The US Open concludes with free events, semifinals and championships 

A variety of celebrities and athletes were sighted on the grounds of the US Open this week, held at the Billie Jean King Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows, across from Citi Field in Queens, as a point of reference.

Tiger Woods to make comeback

Tiger Woods is on his way back -- but the former world No. 1 says he "still has work to do" as he attempts to resurrect his career.

USTA to host their free tennis event, Thursday

Find something fabulous in your closet, or get something new, like the Jordans that came out on Saturday, or some Rod Lavers and a Lacoste or Polo top. Or, just come as you are to the US Open's Community Day

Serena's Grand year: Making history, making waves, making us jealous

You know Serena Williams. We all know Serena Williams. She's been burning up the tennis world for 20 (!) years now. But it seems in the past year or so, she's gotten even more...Serena Williams-y.

Kaepernick takes a stand by sitting

In one way, Colin Kaepernick, the San Francisco 49ers quarterback, brought to mind the courageous act of Rosa Parks, who chose to sit rather than give up her seat at the front of the “colored” section of the bus to ...

Tristate African-Americans from Muslim families score big in Rio

Young African-American Olympians from Muslim families of the Tristate area, have returned home after historic, medal-winning performances in this year’s international Olympic games.

Newark hosts parade for Olympic medalist Shakur Stevenson

Newark honors hometown hero and Olympic boxing silver medalist, Shakur Stevenson, with a parade and Key to the City.

Usain Bolt becomes Olympic immortal as Jamaica wins 4x100m relay gold

Usain Bolt wins gold!

Next for Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles: Role-modeling and cliff-jumping

Life has already changed for four-time Olympic gold medalist gymnast Simone Biles.

Simone Biles proves to be nearly untouchable

The Olympics in Rio have been the Games of historical accomplishments.

Will Black Olympians’ success inspire future generations?

Somewhere in the United States, Canada and countries thousands of miles from North America, a young girl watched Jennifer Abel, the sensational 24-year-old diver from Montreal, seemingly defy long-held laws of physics, powerfully, yet with the grace of a ballerina, ...

The Jets preparation is just part of the process

It’s week 3 of the New York Jets’ training camp—21 days.

Friends of Harlem Hospital golf for a cause

Friends of Harlem Hospital Center braved the 90-plus degrees of summer Westchester heat to participate in their seventh annual golf tournament held at Elmwood Country Club in White Plains, N.Y.