News From: Sports/Pop

by Kris LaGrange | on Jul 09, 2019

US Women's Soccer: More Than Just a Game

This week, the United States Women’s National Team  (USWNT)won their 4th World Cup. The champs headed to Paris as the favorite and they delivered, never falling behind in the tournament in...

by Guest Post | on Jun 28, 2019

The Risks of an Impeachment Inquiry

As House Democrats wrestle with the question of whether to begin an impeachment inquiry, they need to consider the danger failing to do so poses to congressional oversight authority.  ...

by Press and Media | on Jun 19, 2019

Ump's Union Tweet Upsets MLB Bosses

The one game suspension of Padres star Manny Machado has infuriated the MLB Umpires Association, the union representing MLB Umpires. Find out why below from the AP.

by Brian Young | on Jun 11, 2019

US Women's Team Fights for Equal Pay

Possibly the greatest soccer dynasty in history kicks off play at the World Cup this week. While the United States Women’s team (USWNT), kicks off play on Tuesday against Thailand in France,...

by Kris LaGrange | on Apr 19, 2019

Let the Kids Play

With the Major League Baseball season off to a strong start and little league fields full of kids from all walks of life, Major League Baseball has released a colorful new ad...

by Brian Young | on Mar 20, 2019

Mike Trout Signs Record Deal

The biggest contract in Major League Baseball is nearing completion between the Los Angeles Angels and star outfielder and New Jersey native Mike Trout. The deal is the fourth record-breaking deal in...

by Press and Media | on Mar 06, 2019

Lindsay: The Founding Father of the NHLPA

On Monday, one of the greatest professional sports union leaders passed away. Find out how he paved the way for future NHL players below.

by Press and Media | on Feb 22, 2019

MLBPA Calls on New Era to Keep Union Plant Open

The MLBPA is stepping up to protect union jobs at the New Era Cap factory outside of Buffalo NY. Read more below from The Buffalo News.

by Brian Young | on Feb 01, 2019

Our Predictions: Super Bowl LIII and Primary 2020

On this week's UCOMM Live, LaGrange and the panel discussed their predictions for the Super Bowl on Sunday and the 2020 Democratic primary. You can listen to the segment by clicking here and you...

by Labor Press | on Dec 04, 2018

Take Care of Your Backup Singers Josh Grobin

This post was written for Labor Press Pop singer and Broadway star Josh Groban titled his just-completed U.S. tour “Bridges”—but his backup musicians were left stranded, three...