Skip to content

One day before the nation's first presidential primary of 2012, a melee breaks out as Republican presidential candidate and former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum (right), his wife Karen (left) and members of his family make their way to their car while unidentified individuals and Manchester police shove and push to open a clear way from the venue after Mr. Santorum make an appearance at a campaign rally at Jillian's Billiards Club in Manchester, N.H., Monday, January 9, 2012. (Rod Lamkey Jr/ The Washington Times)
Photo by: ROD LAMKEY JR
One day before the nation's first presidential primary of 2012, a melee breaks out as Republican presidential candidate and former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum (right), his wife Karen (left) and members of his family make their way to their car while unidentified individuals and Manchester police shove and push to open a clear way from the venue after Mr. Santorum make an appearance at a campaign rally at Jillian's Billiards Club in Manchester, N.H., Monday, January 9, 2012. (Rod Lamkey Jr/ The Washington Times)

Featured Photo Galleries

1903-Springfield

Best combat rifles of all time

A combat rifle is a military service rifle that fires a full-power rifle cartridge, a mainstay of every modern army in the world. See the best combat rifles ever made.

Cavaliers Nets Basketball.JPEG-02e31.jpg

LeBron James' 'I can't breathe' T-shirt the latest display of politics on the playing field

Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James on Monday night during pregame warmups wore an “I can’t breathe” T-shirt, referring to Eric Garner, who died after a New York police officer placed him in a chokehold during an arrest for selling loose cigarettes. The shirt, one of several featuring the slogan that have been seen around the league in recent days after a grand jury declined to indict the officer last week, is just one in a long history of political statements made by athletes on the playing field. Here are some others.