Fidel V. Ramos, Philippine President Who Broke With Marcos, Dies at 94

Fidel V. Ramos, Philippine President Who Broke With Marcos, Dies at 94

[ad_1] Fidel V. Ramos, a military leader who succeeded Corazon C. Aquino as president of the Philippines, and from 1992 to 1998 presided over robust economic growth, exceptional political stability and reconciliations with Communist insurgents and Muslim separatists, has died, according to a statement from the defense ministry. He was 94. In a nation battered…

The Spread of Book Banning

The Spread of Book Banning

[ad_1] Book-banning attempts have grown in the U.S. over the past few years from relatively isolated battles to a broader effort aimed at works about sexual and racial identity. Alexandra Alter and Elizabeth Harris cover the publishing industry. I spoke to them about what’s behind this trend. Claire: How did book-banning efforts become so widespread?…

Chelsea reach agreement to sign Chicago Fire goalkeeper Gabriel Slonina

Chelsea reach agreement to sign Chicago Fire goalkeeper Gabriel Slonina

[ad_1] Chelsea have reached an agreement to sign young goalkeeper Gabriel Slonina from MLS side Chicago Fire, 90min understands. Slonina has enjoyed a meteoric rise over the past 12 months, becoming the Fire’s number one and making a string of impressive displays despite his tender years – drawing comparisons to the legendary Gianluigi Buffon. The…

Derwin James staying engaged with Chargers during his ‘hold-in’ – NFL Nation

Derwin James staying engaged with Chargers during his ‘hold-in’ – NFL Nation

6:00 AM ET Lindsey ThiryESPN Close Covered Rams for two years for Los Angeles Times Previously covered the Falcons Has covered the NBA and college football and basketball COSTA MESA, Calif. — Derwin James Jr. stood alongside pass-rushers Joey Bosa and Khalil Mack on the sideline when the Los Angeles Chargers opened training camp this…

New England Patriots WR DeVante Parker solidifying role with big plays, contested grabs – NFL Nation

New England Patriots WR DeVante Parker solidifying role with big plays, contested grabs – NFL Nation

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Quick-hit thoughts and notes around the New England Patriots and NFL: 1. Parker’s place: The red zone was a primary emphasis through the first four days of training camp, and it quickly became clear that veteran receiver DeVante Parker is a big part of the Patriots’ plans. When the space gets tight…

Thiago Silva outlines hopes for Chelsea’s Premier League campaign

Thiago Silva outlines hopes for Chelsea’s Premier League campaign

[ad_1] Thiago Silva believes Chelsea can win the Premier League in 2022/23 despite the competition being hotter than ever. The likes of Manchester City, Arsenal and Tottenham have strengthened significantly this summer, while Man Utd and Liverpool have pulled off some shrewd business too, making the upcoming campaign a mouthwatering prospect. Having finished third last…