Northwestern's Kain Colter (2) runs against Western Michigan's Ronald Zamort (7)  during the first quarter of an NCAA college football game in Evanston, Ill., Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013. (AP Photo/Matt Marton)

Federal agency: College athletes can unionize

In a stunning ruling that could revolutionize college sports, a federal agency said Wednesday that football players at Northwestern University can create the nation's first union of college athletes.…
Michigan State football coach Mark Dantonio and his 2014 Rose Bowl championship team were honored by lawmakers at the Capitol in Lansing. (March 20, 2014)

Lawmakers honor Rose Bowl champs MSU

Lawmakers honored the Michigan State football team Thursday at the state Capitol following the school's first Rose Bowl victory in more than a quarter-century.…
Michigan offensive lineman Taylor Lewan, April 13, 2013 (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

Taylor Lewan charged with assault, battery

NFL prospect and former Michigan offensive tackle Taylor Lewan has been charged with assault and battery, stemming from a confrontation with two Ohio State fans on Dec. 1 after the Buckeyes beat the Wolverines.…