By Marisa Ingemi | [email protected] | Boston HeraldPUBLISHED: February 7, 2019 at 7:40 pm | UPDATED: February 8, 2019 at 9:35 am It would be discrediting her Olympic accomplishments to say the biggest stage Kendall Coyne Schofield has competed on was the 2019 NHL All-Star Skills competition — but it might have had the most impact. Coyne, invited late to replace Colorado’s Nathan MacKinnon, finished seventh in the fastest skater contest, circling the rink in 14.3 seconds. That was good enough to beat Arizona’s Clayton Keller, widely regarded as an NHL speedster. And, for her, it was slow: The 26-year-old gold medalist and multi-time world champion skated a 14.2 right off the plane the day before. Edmonton’s Connor McDavid won his third straight title in 13.4 seconds — less than a second faster. “I knew this was a moment that was going to break a lot of barriers and a moment that would change the perception of our game and show support … [Read more...] about Bigger, Stronger, Faster: Women’s hockey outgrowing its dependence on the men’s game
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PUBLISHED: 06:00 03 January 2019 Amy Gibbons The study claims to show men are at a disadvantage in Great Britain Picture: GETTY IMAGES/ISTOCKPHOTO BrianAJackson Researchers from the University of Essex have published a controversial new study suggesting men are the true victims of gender inequality – with women at an overall advantage. The paper was published by researchers from the University of Essex Picture: ARCHANTThe paper, published today, January 3, claims to have found that men are, on average, more disadvantaged than women in 91 out of 134 countries – including Great Britain.The findings are based on a new measure called the Basic Index of Gender Inequality (BIGI), which focuses on three key factors – educational opportunities, healthy life expectancy and overall life satisfaction.Professor Gijsbert Stoet, from the Department of Psychology at the University of Essex, said these were determined as the key life elements that … [Read more...] about New study claims men are more disadvantaged than women
Hope Yen and Calvin Woodward, Associated Press Updated 9:28 pm PST, Sunday, December 16, 2018 In this Dec. 11, 2018, photo, President Donald Trump meets with Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. less In this Dec. 11, 2018, photo, President Donald Trump meets with Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., in the Oval Office of the White House in ... more Photo: Evan Vucci, AP Photo: Evan Vucci, AP Image 1 of / 4 Caption Close Image 1 of 4 In this Dec. 11, 2018, photo, President Donald Trump meets with Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., in the Oval Office … [Read more...] about AP FACT CHECK: Trump’s distorted reality in expanding probes
By Robin Givhan, The Washington Post Published 11:32 am PST, Tuesday, November 20, 2018 British Vogue editor Edward Enninful. British Vogue editor Edward Enninful. Photo: Photo For The Washington Post By Tom Hoops Photo: Photo For The Washington Post By Tom Hoops Image 1 of / 1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 British Vogue editor Edward Enninful. British Vogue editor Edward Enninful. Photo: Photo For The Washington Post By Tom Hoops Is Edward Enninful the next Anna Wintour? 1 / 1 Back to Gallery Edward Enninful, the new editor in chief of British Vogue, is supremely confident in both his aesthetic beliefs and in his worldview. In short order, he has upended a century-old publication, … [Read more...] about Is Edward Enninful the next Anna Wintour?
PUBLISHED: 18:02 13 November 2018 | UPDATED: 20:07 13 November 2018 Megan Aldous Goldie Sayers , Team GB Javelin Thrower and one of Suffolk's 100 Inspiring Women speaking at the event Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN Archant This is a list that Suffolk should be proud of - 100 women who are positive role models for future generations, women who have achieved success in a diverse range of fields from business, the arts, sport and education to the third sector.The list was put together by a panel of judges this summer after we asked readers for their nominations. From top left: Jenna Ackerley, Anne Beckett-Allen, Katie Bannister, Jane Basham, Dayle Bayliss, Shayra Begum, Nicola Beach, Adele Bellis and Professor Emma Bond Pictures: WENDY AIKEN PHOTOGRAPHY/EDF ENERGY/BARRY ELEY/PHILIP MYNOTT/SUFFOLK COUNTY COUCIL/UNIVERSITY OF SUFFOLKJenna Ackerley, Events Under Canvas: A Felixstowe girl originally, 38-year-old Jenna now lives in East Bergholt with her husband and … [Read more...] about Meet 100 of Suffolk’s most inspirational women