ATLANTA (AP) — In the wake of the suspension of Georgia running back Todd Gurley, state legislators are considering ways to punish people who jeopardize college athletes’ eligibility.
Posts Tagged Social issues
POWELL, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee high school football coach has been suspended amid an investigation into whether he unnecessarily put students at risk of injury.
Tags: Coaching, Education, Education issues, Football, General news, High school football, High school sports, Knoxville, North America, School athletics, Social affairs, Social issues, Sports, Tennessee, United States
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback William Gay is working with a women’s shelter to promote the national debut of a mobile app designed to help victims of domestic violence.
Tags: Domestic violence, Family issues, Football, Household technology, Human welfare, North America, Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh, Professional football, Social affairs, Social issues, Sports, Technology, United States, Violence
BEIJING (AP) — Just a few weeks ago, oil painters in eastern Beijing’s Songzhuang art district had welcomed foreign reporters into their studios and shown off works tackling such touchy subjects as China’s prisons and Communist Party politics. Over lunch, they candidly lamented the state of free speech in China while chewing on chicken and downing glasses of beer.
Tags: Arrests, Arts and entertainment, Asia, Beijing, By JACK CHANG, China, Crime, East Asia, Entertainment, Freedom of the press, General news, Government and politics, Greater China, Hong Kong, Human rights and civil liberties, Law and order, Media, News media, Painting, Political and civil unrest, Protests and demonstrations, Religion, Religious issues, Social affairs, Social issues, Television programs, Visual arts