‘The U.S. and the Holocaust’ connects a complex history to the present | CNN

CNN  —  Adding to Ken Burns’ legacy of classy historical fare for PBS, “The U.S. and the Holocaust” is documentary filmmaking with a purpose, a three-night production that directly links undercurrents of American society that influenced the decades featured to lingering strains of White supremacy and anti-Semitism. It’s fascinating as history, but sobering as current … Read more

Why sport stars are wealthier than ever — but they still may not be getting their fair share | CNN

CNN  —  Sometimes, it’s tough for the average person to comprehend how much money some professional athletes make. Witness the recent MLB trade deadline. We saw the Washington Nationals trade away Juan Soto after the left fielder turned down a $440 million (!) deal. Likewise, the NFL preseason has begun, and the top salaries there … Read more

Phil Mickelson, 10 other LIV golfers file antitrust lawsuit against PGA Tour | CNN

CNN  —  Six-time major champion Phil Mickelson and 10 other golfers on the Saudi-backed LIV Golf Invitational Series filed an antitrust lawsuit Wednesday to challenge their suspensions by the PGA Tour. Talor Gooch, Hudson Swafford and Matt Jones, who are three of the 11 golfers listed on the lawsuit, are seeking a temporary restraining order … Read more

MLS and Apple announce 10-year streaming deal | CNN

CNN  —  Major League Soccer (MLS) has announced a 10-year deal with Apple to stream every US top-flight men’s game worldwide in what is being described as a ‘historic” day for the league. Beginning in 2023, the deal will allow viewers to watch every MLS, Leagues Cup, MLS NEXT Pro and MLS NEXT match through … Read more

Erling Haaland the ‘last piece in the jigsaw puzzle’ for Manchester City to win the Champions League? | CNN

CNN  —  When Erling Haaland burst onto the Champions League stage, everybody in the world of football immediately sat up and took notice. Playing in European football’s premier competition is supposed to be hard. Haaland made it look anything but. In September 2019, then 19 years old, the Norwegian sensation bagged a hat-trick for Salzburg … Read more

Tom Brady just announced what he will do after he retires | CNN Business

New York CNN Business  —  The greatest quarterback in NFL history is going to try to become the greatest announcer in NFL history — once he finally retires, that is. Tom Brady, the seven-time Super Bowl champion for the New England Patriots and Tampa Bay Buccaneers, is heading to Fox Sports once his playing career … Read more