US basketball star Brittney Griner is reportedly well and has seen her Russian legal team several times throughout her detention, source says

News of Griner’s condition comes after a Moscow court announced it extended the arrest of Griner until May 19, according to Russian state news agency TASS. “The court granted the request of the investigation and extended the period of detention of the US citizen Griner until May 19,” the court said, per TASS. The source … Read more

MLB will cancel regular season games if no union deal is struck by Monday, source says

MLB is in the midst of its first lockout since the 1994-1995 season. Members of the players’ union Major League Baseball Players Association (MLBPA) and the league are currently holding daily face-to-face meetings in Jupiter, Florida, to negotiate a new CBA contract. MLBPA declined to comment on the record. Citing the health and safety of … Read more

FDA expected to broaden Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine booster eligibility to youths ages 12 to 15 in the coming days, source says

People as young as 16 are already eligible to receive boosters of the Pfizer vaccine six months after their two-dose series. Youths ages 12 to 15 have been eligible to receive the Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine since May; as of early July, about 4 million people in this age group had been fully vaccinated and would … Read more