Sunday night’s episode of ‘Game Of Thrones’ brought back another long-dead character from the grave.
TOKYO (Reuters) – The U.S. Navy slapped a drinking ban on sailors stationed in Japan on Monday and halted off base liberty after police arrested a U.S. sailor on the southern island of Okinawa on suspicion of drunk driving following a car crash that injured two people.
This week the Women’s Sports Foundation released the report, “Beyond X’s & O’s: Gender Bias and Coaches of Women’s College Sports,” which measures the issue of gender bias in the coaching of women’s college sports. The survey represents responses from over 2,500 female and male respondents who are currently coaching in college athletics.
Founded by tennis legend, Billie Jean King, the Women’s Sports Foundation is the leading authority on the participation of women and girls in sports and is dedicated to creating leaders by ensuring girls access to sports.
Below are key findings directly from the study:
Men said to have more professional advantages than women. About two-thirds (65%) of current coaches felt that it was easier for men to get top-level coaching jobs, while three-quarters (75%) said men had an easier time negotiating salary increases. More than half (54%) believed that men are more likely to be promoted, to secure a multiyear contract upon hiring (52%), and to be rewarded with salary increases for successful performance (53%).
XALAPA, Mexico (Reuters) – Mexico’s ruling party looked primed for a significant setback in regional elections on Sunday, losing ground to the opposition due to widespread anger over corruption and gang violence in a race that may set the tone for a 2018 presidential vote.
The National Hurricane Center’s forecast for Tropical Storm Colin at 11:00 PM EDT on Sunday, June 6, 2016. | MAP: Dennis Mersereau Tropical Storm Colin formed in the southern Gulf of Mexico on Sunday evening, the earliest we’ve ever recorded a third named storm in the Atlantic Ocean. The system is […]
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A test case challenging the Internal Revenue Service interpretation of expenses related to the sale of medical marijuana is headed to court: on Monday, June 6, Harborside Health Center will be in Tax Court to again argue the application of section 280E of the Internal Revenue Code.
Granite colors range across the spectrum from white to black to pink, but what makes a single type of rock so variable?