Washington Redskins tackle Tom Compton (68) and quarterback Kirk Cousins (8) celebrate with running back Evan Royster (26), after Royster's touchdown during the first half of an NFL preseason football game 18 August 2014

The Washington Post newspaper editorial board will no longer use "Redskins", the name of Washington's football team, saying the name is offensive.

Tailgate party

Why have tailgate parties not spread to the UK?

Tailgate parties - beer and barbecue sessions in the car parks near stadiums - are a fact of life in American sport.

ESPN on-air analyst Stephen A Smith

ESPN suspends analyst for abuse remarks

ESPN encourages controversial comments, controlling the Liberian Ebola outbreak, and a path toward Russian default.