NFL owners voted to enact a new policy for 2018 that requires teams and personnel on the sideline to stand for the national anthem, but players and personnel now have the option to stay in the locker room if they don't want to stand.

Vikings players react to NFL's new national anthem policy

May 23
NFL owners voted to enact a new policy for 2018 that requires teams and personnel on the sideline to stand for the national anthem, but players and personnel now have the option to stay in the locker room if they don't want to stand.
Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Kyle Gibson took to the mound during the first inning as the Twins took on the Tigers at Target Field, Wednesday, May
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Sports

Gibson's one bad inning costly in loss to Tigers

May 23
Gibson pitched six innings on Wednesday, but still has not won a game since his season opener in late March
FILE - In this Sept. 8, 2008, file photo, author Philip Roth poses for a photo in the offices of his publisher, Houghton Mifflin, in New York.
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Nation

Celebrated author Philip Roth dies at 85

May 23
Prize-winning novelist Philip Roth died last night. His literary agent said he died of congestive heart failure.