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Liz Cambage Criticizes Lack Of Diversity In Australian Olympic Team’s Photos

Cambage, who helped Australia win bronze at the 2012 Olympics and also competed at the 2016 Games, criticized the images in a series of posts on Instagram using the hashtag #whitewashedaustralia .

Darryl Strawberry Tells Black Press How Everyone Can Make A Turnaround In Life

“My life was fractured,” Strawberry revealed in an interview with the National Newspaper Publishers Association and the Black Press of America’s live morning news program, “Let It Be Known.“ “Like many who come from the inner-city who didn’t have a male figure in their life – I didn’t have a father – my pain led me to my greatness, but my greatness would eventually lead me to destructive behavior,” the candid former slugger revealed.

Renee Montgomery Makes History In Purchasing WNBA’s Atlanta Dream

“I am also thrilled that former WNBA star Renee Montgomery will be joining the ownership group as an investor and executive for the team. Renee is a trailblazer who has made a major impact both in the game and beyond,” Commissioner Cathy Engelbert added.

NBA Prospect Terrence Clarke Dies Following A Car Accident In LA

Basketball player Terrence Clarke, who last month declared for the 2021 NBA draft after playing his freshman season for the University of Kentucky, died Thursday after sustaining fatal injuries in a car accident in Los Angeles, according to the Kentucky athletics department. He was 19 years old.

Black Future Co-Op Fund Gets Profile Boost Through Partnership With OL Reign Soccer Team

The Black Future Co-Op Fund, Washington state’s first all Black-led philanthropic organization designed to promote and ignite Black generational health, wealth and well-being, recently elevated its profile and a got boost in visibility due to their partnership with OL Reign of the National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL).

O’Dea Claims Metro League Title With 49-7 Win Over Seattle Prep

O’Dea’s K’son Misa added the final trimmings to the win, as he returned an interception 43-yards for a touchdown with 4:35 left in the third quarter.

West Seattle Claims Valley Division Title With Shutout Victory Over Nathan Hale

The West Seattle Wildcats took home the Metro League’s Valley Division title with a dominant performance over Nathan Hale.

Garfield Falls To Blanchet In Season Finale

The Braves would rally to score 17-unanswered points to take control of the game and ultimately walk away with a victory in the season finale for both teams.

U.S. Supreme Court Sounds Ready To Pay Student Athletes

The business of college sports, which includes millions in television contracts and sponsorships, resulting in a world of lucrative payouts for everyone other than the players, may have met its match at the U.S. Supreme Court.

Rainier Beach Ends Modified Season Early Due To Injuries, Lack Of Players

“My players were playing offense, defense, special teams and they were getting banged up, these guys were on the field the whole game, [and for that] they should be commended.”

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Labor Secretary Marty Walsh speaks to CNN's Poppy Harlow about unemployment numbers across the country and what he thinks could be contributing to these numbers.

Liz Cambage Criticizes Lack Of Diversity In Australian Olympic Team’s Photos

Cambage, who helped Australia win bronze at the 2012 Olympics and also competed at the 2016 Games, criticized the images in a series of posts on Instagram using the hashtag #whitewashedaustralia .

‘A Comeback For Travel’: Summer Vacations Expected To Boom

U.S. travel experts think that the summer of 2021 could be close to travel levels before the pandemic. CNN's Pete Muntean reports.

Tiffany Haddish Offers Advice For Those Looking To Break Into Comedy

In a recent interview with CNN the comedian turned actress gave some advice for anyone looking to break into comedy.

Keith A. Perry Named The New Executive Director Of The National Dental Association

“We’re very excited to have him aboard, said NDA Board Chairman Nathan Fletcher, D.D.S.” “Keith is a talented, nationally recognized association executive with over 30 years of highly relevant leadership experience in the political, governmental, nonprofit and association sectors.”