Amy Poehler Directs A Touching Documentary Portrait Of ‘Lucy And Desi’ – Leak Herald

Amy Poehler Directs A Touching Documentary Portrait Of ‘Lucy And Desi’ – Deadline

Apparently it is the season to celebrate the iconic marriage and professional relationship of Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz. Aaron Sorkin wrote and directed a penetrating, funny, revealing, and ultimately moving film, Being The Ricardos which covers a lot of ground in the Lucy/Desi world using dramatic license to place several real events in their lives all … Read more

Transgender UPenn swimmer Lia Thomas wins women’s 100, 200-yard freestyle races

Transgender UPenn swimmer Lia Thomas wins women’s 100, 200-yard freestyle races

University of Pennsylvania transgender swimmer Lia Thomas continued to dominate the competition Saturday, winning two races in a meet against Ivy League rival Harvard University. Thomas, 22, won the women’s 100-yard and 200-yard freestyle races at the meet, held just days after USA Swimming announced it will release a new policy for “elite” transgender athletes. … Read more

German navy chief resigns following Ukraine comments

German navy chief resigns following Ukraine comments

BERLIN (AP) — The head of the German navy resigned late Saturday after coming under fire at home and abroad for comments he made on Ukraine and Russia. Speaking at an event in India on Friday, vice admiral Kay-Achim Schoenbach had said Ukraine would not regain the Crimean Peninsula, which Russia annexed in 2014. Schoenbach … Read more

Hawaii taps former star quarterback Timmy Chang as coach

Hawaii taps former star quarterback Timmy Chang as coach

HONOLULU (AP) — The University of Hawaii has hired former star quarterback Timmy Chang as its new head coach. Athletics director David Matlin announced Chang’s hiring on Saturday in a release, saying Chang “made a name for himself throwing the football as a young quarterback and has continued his legacy in the collegiate coaching ranks … Read more