Trinity’s transgender wrestler credits teammates for his state title

Mack Beggs came here to wrestle. And wrestle he did, manhandling four opponents over two days as he captured a Class 6A girls state championship Saturday.

The 110-pound gold medalist also captured something else: The attention of a nation increasingly polarized by transgender issues.

Beggs, a 17-year-old transgender boy from Euless Trinity High School, didn’t come to the state tournament seeking to carry the transgender torch, or to become a lightning rod, or to be the target of a lawsuit that could end his high school wrestling career. Go To Post...

Space traveler’s ‘Space Oddity’ music video circulates around the web

A music video shot on board the International Space Station became a web sensation on Monday, transforming a space traveler into an overnight music sensation with his zero-gravity rendition of David Bowie’s hit “Space Oddity.”

As the main Canadian to order the space station, a $100 million venture of 15 countries, Chris Hadfield had effectively earned himself a place in the history books. Go To Post...

Tennis: Karlovic in hospital with viral meningitis

Croatia’s Ivo Karlovic, surely understood for his thundering serves, is recuperating in doctor’s facility in Miami in the wake of being conceded with viral meningitis, his better half Alsi said.

In an announcement on the official ATP site (www.atpworldtour.com) she expelled reports that the 34-year-old had endured a stroke. Go To Post...

Dark Los Angeles vice president headed San Francisco police

A dark appointee police boss from Los Angeles was chosen on Tuesday to head up the San Francisco Police Department, months after the city’s last police boss was pushed out in the midst of dissents over police killings of African-Americans.

The U.S. Bureau of Justice keeps on auditing San Francisco’s police drive after lethal police shootings and two supremacist content informing embarrassments that started furious exhibitions and requires an office shake-up. Go To Post...

Supremacist post about Michelle Obama starts West Virginia survey of charitable

A West Virginia charitable has restored a chief who ventured down a month ago in the wake of calling first woman Michelle Obama “a primate in heels,” inciting the state government to survey its agreements with the gathering, the representative’s office said on Tuesday.

Pamela Taylor surrendered her position a month ago as chief of social administrations assemble Clay County Development Corp, after her remark about the principal woman on Facebook circulated around the web on the web and started shock. Go To Post...

Trump fans’ “Deploraball” party indicates break in alt-right development

Supporters of U.S. President-elect Donald Trump have appropriated the expression “wicker bin of deplorables” – utilized by Hillary Clinton amid the crusade to pillory some of his patrons – to arrange an initiation party called the “Deploraball.”

Be that as it may, while the expectation may be to ridicule the vanquished Democratic applicant, the arranged assembling has uncovered a profound split inside the positions of a development known as the alt-right: setting those grasping white patriotism or by and large prejudice against those looking for a more tenable stage for hard-right moderates. Go To Post...

West Virginia official who called Michelle Obama ‘primate in heels’ let go

The chief of a West Virginia charitable organization who called first woman Michelle Obama “a gorilla in heels” in a Facebook post has been let go and the establishment put under outside administration, state authorities said on Tuesday.

Pamela Taylor, executive of the Clay County Development Corp (CCDC), which gives administrations to poor and elderly inhabitants, drew worldwide judgment after her remark a month ago about Obama became famous online. Go To Post...

Kuznetsova opens Sydney defense with win, seeds withdraw

Svetlana Kuznetsova opened the resistance of her Sydney International title with an agreeable 6-1 6-4 triumph over Irina-Camelia Begu on Sunday as the Australian Open warm-up occasion endured a couple of enormous name withdrawals.

The Russian fifth seed began emphatically by winning 10 of the initial 11 diversions and after her Romanian rival aroused in the second set to tie it up at 4-4, Kuznetsova softened again up the ninth amusement and served out the triumph in 77 minutes. Go To Post...