Shirley Spork, Teaching Pro and a Founder of the L.P.G.A., Dies at 94

NyTimes 06:06 13.04

She was one of 13 women who founded the Ladies Professional Golf Association in 1950, though her legacy lay in her tutoring countless women, from duffers to fledgling pros.


Soccer Platform FIFA Plus to Stream 40,000 Live Games Annually

Rolling Stone 21:01 12.04

The Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), the highest governing body of international soccer, has launched digital platform FIFA Plus with plans to stream 40,000 live games per …


See the 5 LGBTQ-related books on nation’s most banned list

NBC News 15:08 06.04

“Gender Queer” and “All Boys Aren’t Blue” were among the most banned books in the U.S. last year, according to the American Library Association.


Inside a Campaign to Get Medicare Coverage for a New Alzheimer’s Drug

NyTimes 15:07 06.04

The Alzheimer’s Association has pushed relentlessly to get broad access to Aduhelm, despite safety risks and uncertain evidence that it helps patients.


F1 drivers will continue to speak out after Saudi chaos, says association chair

The Guardian 12:11 06.04

The recent Saudi Arabian GP was almost boycotted by drivers and Alex Wurz, chair of the Grand Prix Drivers’ Association, said: ‘Sportspeople are now involved in politics’


 5 most challenged LGBTQ books of 2021

NBC News 03:08 06.04

“Gender Queer” and “All Boys Aren’t Blue” were among the most banned books in the U.S. last year, according to the American Library Association.


F1 will continue to speak out after Saudi chaos, says Drivers’ Association chair

The Guardian 21:13 05.04

The recent Saudi Arabian GP was almost boycotted by drivers and Alex Wurz, chair of the Grand Prix Drivers’ Association, said: ‘Sportspeople are now involved in politics’


Selman Turk: the exiled businessman who gave Prince Andrew money

The Guardian 18:12 05.04

Turk, accused of embezzlement, was once in Turkey’s elite, but now lives in London due to association with Gülen movement


Book Banning Efforts Surged in 2021. These Titles Were the Most Targeted.

NyTimes 15:07 05.04

Most of the targeted books are about Black and L.G.B.T.Q. people, according to the American Library Association. The country’s polarized politics has fueled the rise.


MLB’s Highest-Paid Players 2022: Scherzer Scores Record $59 Million

Rolling Stone 12:02 31.03

The primary focus of MLB’s players union during its recent labor negotiation was funneling more money to younger players. The Players Association scored with a 23% bump to minimum salaries that wil…


Jiggery-wokery: the real obstacle to a united front on Ukraine | Rowan Moore

The Guardian 18:11 26.03

Concern about a placename’s associations with slavery – unlike cosying up to oligarchs – doesn’t put anyone on Russia’s side


F1 faces calls to quit Saudi Arabia while prisoner’s family asks Hamilton to help

The Guardian 00:10 25.03

The human rights group Reprieve has demanded F1 ends its association with Saudi Arabia, after the family of a teenager sentenced to death pleaded with Lewis Hamilton to speak out


Experts offer insight into Ketanji Brown Jackson's Supreme Court nomination

NBC News 18:07 24.03

Two panels of witnesses include experts from the American Bar Association and witnesses chosen by Democrats and Republicans on the Judiciary Committee.


Experts to offer insight into Ketanji Brown Jackson's Supreme Court nomination

NBC News 15:07 24.03

Three panels of witnesses will testify, including experts from the American Bar Association and witnesses chosen by Democrats and Republicans on the Judiciary Committee.


Indigenous women on TikTok say they’re being unfairly harassed for their association with creator Modern Warrior

NBC News 12:07 24.03

Two white creators came forward with their negative experiences with Lance Tsosie, known as Modern Warrior. Shortly after, their fans began harassing Native women on TikTok.


Powell says ‘inflation is much too high’ and the Fed will take ‘necessary steps’ to address

NBC News 21:07 21.03

“The labor market is very strong, and inflation is much too high,” the central bank leader said in prepared remarks for the National Association for Business Economics.


Women’s FA Cup prize money to get historic almost tenfold increase

The Guardian 15:13 13.03

The Football Association is poised to increase prize money for the Women’s FA Cup dramatically, from about £309,000 to well beyond £2.5m


American are stressed about finances, war and COVID-19. These 6 tips can help

NBC News 00:11 11.03

The stress levels experienced by Americans are the highest they've been in the 15-year history of polls conducted for the American Psychological Association.


MLB Luxury Tax Threshold Creates Rift in CBA Talks: Data Viz

Rolling Stone 21:02 08.03

The MLB Players Association considered the 1997 collective bargaining agreement a victory, as the players avoided the implementation of a salary cap. The league, though, managed to work in a tax on…


Premier League and EFL suspend TV broadcast deals in Russia

The Guardian 18:12 08.03

The Premier League and EFL will not show matches in Russia and the Football Association is understood to have made the same decision over the FA Cup


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