Women Can Now Go Topless on Nantucket Beaches

There’s now gender equality on this vacation island in Massachusetts where women can go naked waist up on beaches.


Ilya Sorokin has gotten the Islanders this far, but here’s what they need to change to actually make a playoff run

Ilya Sorokin has gotten the Islanders this far, but they’ll need some potentially big alterations to their roster and lineups to get back to the postseason.


Will the Ohio State Buckeyes’ star QB C.J. Stroud be the first QB picked in NFL draft?

UGA: What channel is the Ohio State game on vs. Georgia football at the Peach Bowl in the CFP? JSN at Ohio State: Father and brother of Jaxon Smith-Njigba speak out after Todd McShay questions injury …


Cowboys coach Mike McCarthy praises Texans offense for being ‘quarterback friendly’

Dallas Cowboys coach Mike McCarthy says the Houston Texans’ offense is “the most quarterback friendly offense in this league.” …


Eagles’ James Bradberry ready for Giants and whatever future holds

Eagles cornerback James Bradberry is ready to face the Giants this week but unsure what his future holds after this season. By …


Giants’ Xavier McKinney ‘doubtful’ to return vs. Eagles

New York Giants safety Xavier McKinney (hand) is doubtful to return against the Philadelphia Eagles but a Week 15 game could be in play.


College football’s next big coaching hire? Keep an eye on these successful assistants.

As part of USA TODAY Sports’ annual review of assistant coaches’ compensation, here’s a look at six who figure to be highly sought-after.


Column: Dodgers’ puzzling offseason strategy can be solved by securing one big piece

The Dodgers don’t appear willing to spend big on free agents this offseason. It might be part of their plan to try to sign Shohei Ohtani after next season.


Spain sack Luis Enrique after World Cup flop

Spain sacked coach Luis Enrique on Thursday after the 2010 champions were dumped out of the World Cup by Morocco at the last-16 stage earlier this week.


NFL Week 14 picks: Bills take down Jets; Raiders beat Rams; Chargers lose

The Times’ Sam Farmer analyzes each matchup and predicts the winners in NFL Week 14. The Raiders will beat the Rams while the Bills take down the Jets.