National Spelling Bee To Offer Wild Cards; Expand FieldThe Scripps National Spelling Bee is establishing a new path to the competition that could result in the field of spellers nearly doubling, from fewer than 300 to more than 500.
Twitter Toughens Abuse Rules And Now Has To Enforce ThemTwitter is enacting new policies around hate, abuse and ads, but creating new rules is only half the battle — the easy half.
Less Time, Fewer Timeouts Among Adjustments For NBA CoachesThrow in new rules legislating how they can rest players, and there are plenty of adjustments even for veteran coaches.
NCAA Extends Coaches' Boxes As Part Of Rules Change PackageThe NCAA's playing rules oversight panel will give college basketball coaches more room to roam next season after approving an extension of the coaches' boxes from 28 to 38 feet.
Texas State Baseball Coach Suspended After 3 EjectionsThe Sun Belt Conference on Tuesday suspended Texas State baseball coach Ty Harrington one game after his third ejection this season. He missed Tuesday's game against Texas, his alma mater.
New Rules Aim To Help Students Clear Loans In Cases Of FraudThe Obama administration is issuing new rules meant to help students get their federal loans erased in cases where there's been fraud and misconduct by their schools.
Rules Committee Official: OSU Error Shouldn't Prompt ChangesThe officiating error that gave Central Michigan a last-play chance to beat Oklahoma State is unlikely to lead to changes in the way officials enforce penalties at the end of games.
Blind Man Says McKinney Intersection Unsafe For Disabled PeopleA McKinney man says a busy intersection is a sign the city is neglecting its citizens with disabilities.
MLB, Players Union Agree To Ban Baserunners From Rolling BlocksMajor League Baseball, players union ban baserunners from rolling blocks on infielders.
NFL Close To Implementing New Football Inspection RulesThe NFL is preparing to send out instructions to game officials and teams explaining new rules for inspecting footballs.
NCAA Tweaks March Madness Seeding Rules For More Flexibility The NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Committee is making some changes to how it seeds teams for March Madness.
Cowboys 'Dez Caught It'? Blandino Sticks With His RulingNFL vice president of officiating Dean Blandino understands, sympathizes, and has a reason to 'hang onto' the 'Dez Caught It' controversy as well.