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NFL Players Talk Openly to Help Destigmatize Mental Illness

SPORTS | By Kristie Rieken | Nov 23
Foster and Marshall sat down for a deeply personal chat to mark the running back's partnership with PROJECT 375. Marshall asked the questions and Foster was open and shockingly candid.

Fantasy Sports Sites Facing Civil Suits Amid Cheating Claims

PERSONAL TECH | By Jake Pearson | Oct 18
Customers of the two biggest daily fantasy sports websites have filed at least four lawsuits against the sites in recent days, following cheating allegations and a probe into the largely-unregulated multi-billion dollar industry.

Aspen Gay Ski Week Announces 2016 Events

Aspen Gay Ski Week (AGSW), the nation's largest and oldest gay ski event, returns for its 39th year from January 17 to 24, 2016. Here are the details!

Grant Hill, Renee Richards and Salesforce Earn Athlete Ally Awards

SPORTS | By John Riley | Oct 4
Athlete Ally, the organization promoting LGBT inclusion in sports, has announced it will honor NBA star Grant Hill, tennis champion Renée Richards and cloud computing company Salesforce for their dedication to promoting LGBT equality.

The World OutGames Are Coming to Miami Beach in 2017

SPORTS | By Mike Halterman | Aug 16
Check you calendars and make your plans, sport fans: The World OutGames are coming to Miami Beach in 2017. What does it take to plan such a big event? This Hotspots Exclusive Interview aims to find out.

Britney Stinson Says Women Hit Hard in Orlando Anarchy

SPORTS | By Winnie McCroy | Apr 29
In Florida, player Britney Stinson, a new member of the team Orlando Anarchy, is finding out that the hits come even harder when teammates are paying to play.

Major League Baseball Goes to Bat for Diversity

SPORTS | Apr 19
On July 17, 2013, Major League Baseball held its 84th annual All Star Game at Citi Field in Queens, New York. It was a day that would become special for the LGBT community: Bud Selig, then commissioner of MLB, challenged homophobia in the clubhouse.

Sports Backlash Hits Indiana in Wake of Anti-Gay Law

SPORTS | By Roger Brigham | Apr 4
Nowhere has the reaction to Indiana's anti-gay law been more mobilized than in the national sports industry, where condemnation and calls are spreading for major amateur championships to be pulled.

Legislators Demand Equal Footing for 2015 Women's World Cup

POLITICS | By Winnie McCroy | Mar 5
U.S. Senators Charles E. Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand renewed their call for organizers of the 2015 International Association of Federation Football (FIFA) Women's World Cup to use real grass, not artificial turf.

Super Bowl XLIX; Defending Champs Seattle Seahawks Take On the New England Patriots

SPORTS | By Mike Halterman | Jan 30
Here's a rundown of both teams' impressive 2014 seasons, what to expect from them in the Super Bowl, and of course a preview of the commercials we'll be seeing on game day.

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