Sexist chanting must be tackled says FA after ‘horrible’ footage

BBC Sport The Football Association is calling on fans to report sexist abuse at games after being shown disturbing scenes of women officials and staff being subjected to obscene chants. Footage obtained by the BBC shows Chelsea’s female medic Dr Eva Carneiro and … * SkySports *

International cast re-establishes UMaine women’s basketball team as title …

Bangor Daily News ORONO, Maine — The resurgent University of Maine women’s basketball team hopes to make a run at its first America East championship since 2004 in the conference tournament, which begins Saturday at Vestal, New York. The Black Bears have achieved …

Sepp Blatter: It’s time to end ban on women

WMUR Manchester At the match against Iraq, activists unfurled a banner showing the face of Ghoncheh Ghavami, a British-Iranian woman jailed for trying to watch a volleyball match against Brazil in 2014, and called for the ban to end. The measure was imposed following … * Yahoo Canada Sports

International Women’s Day: Sport empowering women and girls

Olympic With International Women’s Day (8 March) just around the corner, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) salutes all those that contribute to the development of girls’ and women’s sport . On this occasion, The Olympic Museum is hosting its very own …

Wonderful Pre-Fall 2015

Officially, the Fall 2015/2016 shows have already begun in New York, so I thought it was about time to have a bit of a Pre-Fall 2015 run-down with lots of pretty sparkly dresses.

Nuclear Fusion Reactors Anyone?

Lockheed Martin Corp. said its engineers had made a breakthrough in the race to build a nuclear fusion reactor. They claim that within a decade they’ll develop and deploy a nuclear fusion reactor powerful enough to light over 80,000 homes