Jacob Blake released from custody after warrant vacated

On Friday, Kenosha officials uncuffed Jacob Blake from restraints linking him to his hospital bed and excused officers from watching over him. Blake’s attorneys told reporters that a warrant issued against the 29-year-old in July has been vacated, but felony charges still remain.

Pro sports teams, athletes boycott games after Wis. riots

From basketball to soccer, tennis and even the great American pastime of baseball, the sports world and the political realm have collided once again. Wednesday saw a score of players and teams announcing boycotts of upcoming games following a night of violent riots in Kenosha, Wisconsin.