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Loving a Flawed Country

We can still feel patriotism, even when our countrymen let us down.<p>How should we feel about our country when it has failed to live up to our values? …

Conservative POV

Sing the National Anthem at a MLB Game & Get Luxury Suite Seats!

This is a repeat SPG Moments Auction from last year’s MLB season and it is a really cool one! For the person that has a good voice and really wants …

Major League Baseball

Kashmiri School Kids Wear Pakistan’s Jersey, Sing Its National Anthem Before Match

A day after a video clip of Kashmiri school kids wearing Pakistan's cricket jersey and singing Pakistan Occupied Kashmir's national anthem in Pulwama …

Jammu and Kashmir

Trisha Yearwood Crushes National Anthem Before Nashville Predators NHL Playoffs Game

Nashville Predators home games are turning into some of the best live music shows around when it comes to superstars singing the National Anthem. For …

Ice Hockey

Colin Kaepernick's National Anthem Protest Jersey Donated to Smithsonian

A collection of Colin Kaepernick items—including a jersey he wore while protesting the national anthem last season—was donated to the Smithsonian last year.<p>According to Jarrett Bell of <i>USA Today</i>, the items are not yet on display, but Smithsonian curator of sports Damion Thomas said he expects them …

Colin Kaepernick

Netanyahu blasts Hebrew U over report it nixed Hatikvah to avoid offending Arab students

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and politicians lined up to slam the Hebrew University of Jerusalem Thursday over a report that said the national …

NHL playoffs 2017: Kelly Clarkson sings national anthem before Game 4

The Nashville Predators are pulling out all the stops in the NHL Playoffs, as Kelly Clarkson sang the national anthem before Game 4.<p>Nashville is a …

Ice Hockey

Keith Urban Sings National Anthem for the First Time at NHL Playoff Game as Nicole Kidman Cheers Him On

Keith Urban and wife Nicole Kidman are never not #couplegoals.<p>The 49-year-old country singer sang the National Anthem at the Nashville Predators’ …

Keith Urban

Urban Performs First National Anthem; Titans Rally Preds' Fans

It seems like a collective breath is taken by everyone within Smashville in the moments leading up to the opening faceoff. One, because of the …

Keith Urban

Cards, Drillers in for Dia de los Hooks

<b>Tuesday, May 23, Springfield Cardinals @ Hooks, 7:05 p.m. (gates open 6:05)</b><p>Half-Price Group Night; call 361-561-HOOK (4665) to learn more.<br>• It's Mike …

Minor League Baseball

Predators anthem singer not happy about being benched during playoffs

The deeper a team goes into a postseason run, the more high-profile the anthem singer that team tends to get. In Nashville, the man who regularly …

NHL

Those who kill for partisan ends cannot be patriots

I love my country, right or wrong, is an attribute of nationalism. But is it patriotism to stand up and be counted when my country led by the …

Purdy: Wait, what? Kaepernick as a Seahawk is too good to not come true

The NFL offseason is way too long. It creates a vacuum that is filled by endless blather. There are too many rumors, too many gossip mongers and too …

NRL to debut alternative national anthem for Indigenous round

For the first time, the NRL will play an alternative national anthem during this weekend's Indigenous round.<p>The song was written by '60s sensation …

Indigenous Australians

Crew racing the clock to cross Canada and capture its heritage rivers for short film

Film crew will hit 14 heritage rivers in 12 days<p>A crew of adventure filmmakers are racing to destinations across the country capturing footage of …

Canada

Brett Kissel Saves National Anthem During NHL Western Conference Second Round

An incredible moment<br>When the mic doesn’t work, the crowd takes over & belts out The Star-Spangled Banner…<br>…In Edmonton<br> #StanleyCup …

Ice Hockey

Hong Kongers Wary as China Plans Stricter Anthem Controls

As China plans tighter controls to regulate the use of its national anthem, some Hong Kong netizens fear the move is targeting Hong Kong.<p>Chinese lawmakers are drafting a new bill to further regulate the use of the national anthem. The draft law will be submitted to the National People's Congress …

China

China Overseas Audits Aim to Stem Outflows: Eye on Chinese Media - Bloomberg

China will step up audits of OVERSEAS INVESTMENT by state-owned companies to stem capital outflows, the official Xinhua News Agency reported. Illegal …

China

Vote Now: Whose Predators National Anthem Performance Was Your Favorite—Carrie, Luke, LBT, Vince or Lady A?

<b>Carrie Underwood – April 17</b><p>Surprise! @carrieunderwood came out and rocked the anthem in Nashville. #StanleyCup pic.twitter.com/HQJ8Z9TJC2<p>— NHL (@NHL) …

Country Music

Watch: Slovenian national anthem played after Slovakia win at worlds

Whoever is in charge of playing the victory anthems at the IIHF World Hockey Championship was a little Slo at the draw after Slovakia's 3-2 win over …

Sports

China wants its national anthem sung, but not at parties, weddings or funerals

<b>Beijing:</b> China is fine-tuning legislation on the proper way and place to sing its national anthem, tightening rules that already bar people from …

China

PM's talk of fairness fails global shame test

The Prime Minister speaks of "fairness, opportunity and security" but the Australian government is continuing its selective vision of entitlement. It …

Brisbane

Times Square Subway Songstress Gets a Big Break at Yankee Stadium Sunday

A popular subway performer is about to hit the big time at Yankee Stadium Sunday afternoon.

New York City

Slovenian National Anthem Played After Slovakian Win At IIHF World Championship

Slovakia beat Italy in overtime in their first match of the IIHF World Championship in Germany yesterday. They were promptly treated to a celebratory …

Sports

Hockey championship tourney accidentally plays Slovenian anthem after Slovakia victory

It’s been a bit of a weird weekend at the IIHF World Championships. Friday saw Radko Gudas giving his Philadelphia Flyers teammate, Claude Giroux, a no-look punch during the Czech Republic-Canada match. And on Saturday, after Slovakia defeated Italy 3-2 in overtime, the PA accidentally played the …

Sports

Today’s Cup race at Talladega: Start time, weather, TV/radio info

All the pertinent details for today's race.

Motorsport

Fans, Glenn sing national anthem

NSH@STL, Gm5: Fans join Glenn to sing national anthem<p>The guys react to the Blues win over Predators<p>Yeo after a 2-1 win in Game 5<p>Blues win Game 5 to …

Ice Hockey

Harry Connick Jr. Performs National Anthem at Kentucky Derby: Watch

Harry Connick Jr. kicked off the Kentucky Derby with a performance of the National Anthem on Saturday (May 6).<p>The singer (also known for his stint as …

Kentucky Derby

Boston Red Sox Fan Reports A Racial Slur, And A Lifetime Ban Results

Support the news<p>At the same baseball game that saw Boston Red Sox fans make amends with a player who was targeted by racial slurs at Fenway Park, one …

Baseball

WATCH: When the Microphone Failed During the National Anthem, a Stadium Full of People Erupted Into Song

There are certain things in life that transcend borders; things like good music, delicious food, and acts of kindness might come to mind. But there's …

Lifestyle