Althea Gibson: The pioneering champion America forgot

On Monday, a bronze sculpture of Gibson, the first black player to win a Grand Slam, will be unveiled outside Arthur Ashe Stadium at Flushing Meadows in New York - the world's biggest tennis arena named after another pioneering African-American. These two tributes stand as testaments to obstacles overcome, during a time when the United States was politically and socially rooted in racial segregation.

Althea Gibson: The pioneering champion America forgot

Gibson was the first black player to win a tennis Grand Slam

By Jonathan Jurejko, BBC Sport in New York

“Everything was white. The …

Citizenship will no longer be automatic for children of some US military members living overseas

The updated policy directly impacts US government employees and service members, many of whom are temporarily assigned to posts overseas for extended periods. The policy says children living abroad with a parent who is a US government employee or US service member will not be considered to be " 'residing in the United States' for purposes of acquiring citizenship" under a section of immigration law.

Citizenship will no longer be automatic for children of some US military members living overseas

By Priscilla Alvarez, Geneva Sands and Ryan Browne, CNN

Washington (CNN) – The Trump administration is making it more difficult for the children of

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