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To say that Jim Irsay is a big time memorabilia collector is an understatement… The owner of the NFL’s Indianapolis Colts now owns the world championship belt Muhammad Ali won when he knocked out George Foreman in the Rumble in the Jungle. Heritage Auctions said on its website that Colts owner paid more than six-point-one […]

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When you take a trip to Louisville to visit the Muhammad Ali Museum,there’s now an historical marker standing at a site that was once a training ground for ‘The Greatest’. The marker outside the Presbyterian Community Center in Louisville’s Smoketown neighborhood was unveiled on Saturday. The center was formerly known as Grace Hope Presbyterian Church. […]

Louisville city officials are renaming their airport after boxing great Muhammad Ali.  The Louisville Regional Airport Authority board voted Wednesday to change the name to Louisville Muhammad Ali International Airport.  The Kentucky city on the border with Indiana was Ali’s hometown.  Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer said that Ali belonged to the world, but he only […]

NEW YORK — The late Muhammad Ali is getting the Ken Burns treatment. The PBS documentarian announced Tuesday that he and two partners will make a two-part, four-hour film about the former heavyweight champ, who died in June. Burns, his daughter Sarah and David McMahon collaborated for a PBS documentary on Jackie Robinson that debuted […]

Muhammad Ali Jr. and his mother, Khalilah Camacho Ali, don’t have time for President Trump and his administration. Muhammad Ali’s son and ex-wife are preparing for a “showdown” against President Trump over religious freedom. The two will head to Washington, D.C. on Thursday to discuss the issue with lawmakers. They were invited by Democrats to a […]

Tonight at 6 p.m. CST, RYMR will host a ceremony to recognize six honorees for their work locally and nationally to uplift Black men and boys.

If you have more than half a MILLION dollars layin’ around – Muhammad Ali’s iconic knockout picture from the 1965 Sonny Liston rematch – The original print is hitting the auction block this weekend – The starting bid is $160,000 – but expect the winning bid could reach $600k.

@kwellscomm  TLCNaptown.com News & Sports  — So the next wave of ‘Attack Kaepernick’ is underway. Now the San Francisco 49ers superstar quarterback, Colin Kaepernick, is defending himself and his message again so it doesn’t get swept up and lost in the chatter. Kaepernick says he is not a Muslim and is attributing the rumor to […]

Obama called Kaep's protest "legitimate," while Ali's ex-wife said he should "get off his high horse" and apologize.

@kwellscomm  “Access Indy with Kim Wells”  – The wife of the late boxing legend Muhammad Ali is launching a year-long service project to honor the champ’s 75th birthday and his life of inspired humanitarianism. Ali had a long relationship with ‘Naptown’ and was beloved and revered. Mrs. Lonnie Ali joins Kim Wells, to invite Hoosiers to […]

San Francisco 49ers quarterback, Colin Kaepernick, is vowing to sit during the national anthem in protest over police killings of African-Americans. Is he being anti-American by expressing his right to protest which is covered under the First Amendment of the Constitution?