Dave Bing's time in the turbulence of Detroit, its politics and immense urban problems will end after only four years.Full story
It's a question many parents and their grown children have grappled with: what to do with all that stuff stored in attics and basements? If you're Kobe Bryant's mom, you auction them! That is not sitting well with the NBA superstar. NBC's Diana Alvear reports.
In coming out, NBA player Jason Collins wrote, "I'm a 34-year-old NBA center. I'm black. And I'm gay.” Former NFL player Wade Davis, who revealed he was gay after leaving the league, joins Melissa Harris-Perry to talk about whether “coming out while black” matters more.
Jason Collins became the first active player in a major sport to come out of the closet this week. Up host Steve Kornacki’s talks with John Amaechi, one of the few people in the world who knows what that experience is like.
Mary Curtis, contributor to the Washington Post's "She The People" blog, Democratic State Senator Kelvin Atkinson of Nevada, former NBA player John Amaechi, and NPR sports reporter Mike Pesca join Up with Steve Kornacki to discuss what NBA player Jason Collins coming out means for culture wars in Am
The Up with Steve Kornacki panelists talk about Jason Collins coming out, the reception among other NBA players, and what it’s like to come out as gay when you’re a member of the black community.
During the interview, Jason's twin brother, former NBA player Jarron Collins, their parents Portia and Paul Collins and their aunt, Teri Jackson, a San Francisco Superior Court judge, open up to Oprah about what it was like for Jason to come out to them.
MSNBC's Lawrence O'Donnell discusses what NBA player Jason Collins's announcement means to the gay rights movement with Judy and Dennis Shepard, the parents of Matthew Shepard, who was slain in a hate crime.
Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving brings the ball up court against the New York Knicks in the second quarter of their NBA basketball game at Madison Square Garden in New York December 15, 2012. REUTERS/Adam Hunger
Los Angeles Clippers head coach Vinny Del Negro contests a foul during second half action of game three in the Western Conference quarterfinals of the NBA playoffs in Memphis, Tennessee April 25, 2013. REUTERS/Lance Murphey
Bryan Colangelo, general manager of the Toronto Raptors, attends the 2011 NBA basketball draft lottery, Tuesday, May 17, 2011 in Secaucus, N.J.
NBA basketball player Jason Collins speaks after being presented with the Courage Award, at the annual GLSEN (Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network) Respect Awards gala in New York, May 20, 2013. REUTERS/Adam Hunger (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT BASKETBALL SOCIETY TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)