Two college coaches decided they wanted to send a national message: Their sport is not defined by the misdeeds of one man but by the strength of athletes who refuse to be defined by the abuses they suffered.
The Houston Astros won the last game of the World Series 5-1 against the Los Angeles Dodgers to become World Champions for the first time since the franchise was created in 1962.
Syria's national soccer team prepares for a round of playoff games determining who will participate in the World Cup, which would be a first for the country.
The NCAA approved a new rule restricting teams to one practice with full contact per day, following a trend already present in most college football programs.
The women's US soccer coach led the team to gold at the 1996 Atlanta Games and then the '99 World Cup crown, igniting a passion for US soccer and women's sports never seen before.
Israeli scientists participate in an experiment simulating a mission to Mars, at the D-MARS Desert Mars Analog Ramon Station project of Israel's Space Agency, Ministry of Science, near Mitzpe Ramon, Israel, Feb. 18.