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10 Things to Know for Today

Among 10 Things to Know: Dealmaker Trump takes page from own playbook and walks away; N. Korea keeps hopes of talks alive after Trump cancellation; Weinstein to surrender in sexual misconduct probe.

Football

Jeff Schultz: If NFL wants anthem issue to go away, then take a page from NBA

The most liberal, socially active professional sports league in the country is the NBA, a league that has a rule that players must stand for the national anthem. So those criticizing NFL owners for relatively caving to a knucklehead in the White House and his lemmings by passing a rule that mandates players also must stand for the anthem – or stay in the locker room – are missing the point.

Mike Moustakas through the years

A look at photos of Kansas City Royals third baseman Mike Moustakas through the years.
Pete Grathoff