Golden State Warriors legend Stephen Curry has waded in to a gender equality row after women's basketball ace Sedona Prince caused outrage by sharing a video showing the starkly different weights rooms for male and female players.
The creative boss of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, Hiroshi Sasaki, has resigned after making controversial remarks about hugely popular Japanese entertainer Naomi Watanabe, suggesting that she could appear as an 'Olympig'.
Demonstrators gathered outside New Scotland Yard to protest a police crackdown on Saturday's vigil for kidnap and murder victim Sarah Everard, but London's top cop is standing by the actions of her officers and refusing to resign.
Police bodycam footage of a dispute between Georgia US Senate candidate Raphael Warnock and his estranged wife played out like a political Rorschach test, with widely varying reactions depending on the politics of the beholder.
Joe Biden's transition team thought it was hailing yet another identitarian breakthrough achieved by the nominal president-elect, touting the "barrier-shattering" selection of an all-female White House communications brain trust.
WWE has fired "Gentleman" Jack Gallagher over claims of sordid behavior made by a woman he allegedly harassed at a party, while three more wrestlers are facing shocking accusations as part of an escalating sexual abuse scandal.
UFC great Amanda Nunes produced an unerringly dominant display to see off durable Canadian Felicia Spencer at UFC 250 – leaving fans debating whether any fighters could realistically threaten the formidable two-weight champion.