Academy

US & Canada Naval Academy freshmen climb greased Herndon Monument in annual tradition

The U.S. Naval Academy’s plebe class has capped a greased-up Herndon Monument, as about 1,000 first-year students took part in the unusual annual tradition Monday afternoon. More

Entertainment & Arts 21 candidats de la Star Academy, avant et maintenant

Il y a une vie après Dammarie-les-Lys. View Entire Post › More

Sports How many minutes did YOUR club give to academy graduates this season? Arsenal lead the way with Burnley the worst

The Gunners’ academy graduates have played a combined total of 7,389 Premier League minutes for the club in 2017/18 More

Sports Pep Guardiola drops in on Manchester City Academy awards night

Pep Guardiola surprised young Manchester City hopefuls by turning up at their academy awards night on Friday. The Catalan dropped in on the event - held on an indoor pitch. More

Sports Arsenal suspend two academy coaches and launch investigation after allegations of bullying

Arsenal have suspended academy coaches Steve Gatting and Carl Laraman amid allegations of bullying. The Gunners have taken swift action after learning of the accusations. More

Sports Auburn is the latest football team to offer this IMG Academy sophomore

Michael Redding III, a rising junior wide receiver at IMG Academy in Bradenton announced on social media he's received an offer from Auburn University. The Tigers are the third SEC program to offer... More

Entertainment & Arts Roman Polanski calls #MeToo 'collective hysteria', threatens Academy with legal action over recent expulsion

Just a week after The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences gave Bill Cosby and Roman Polanski the boot per its news standards of conduct, the 84-year-old director is threatening to take... More

Entertainment & Arts Roman Polanski threatens Academy with legal action over recent expulsion

Just a week after The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences gave Bill Cosby and Roman Polanski the boot per its news standards of conduct, the 84-year-old director is threatening to take... More

Sports Barcelona to rebrand soccer schools in U.S. as 'Barca Academy'

"This new name is part of the new brand project for FC Barcelona, in which the acronym FCB becomes less present and the recognition of the word 'Barca' is capitalised upon," the club said in a... More

World Citing ‘Crisis of Confidence,’ Academy Calls Off Nobel Literature Prize

The decision to postpone the award for a year amid a sexual misconduct scandal marked an extraordinary public reckoning for the 232-year-old organization. More

Sports 5 Liverpool academy stars Steven Gerrard could move for at Rangers - on loan or permanent deals

As new Gers boss, Gerard may well tap into the academy at Liverpool More

World Swedish Academy postpones 2018 Nobel literature prize over sex abuse allegations

No Nobel Prize for Literature will be given this year, because of a scandal over sexual misconduct allegations that has seen a string of board members resign from the board of the Swedish Academy... More

Australia Bill Cosby And Roman Polanski Have Been Expelled From The Academy Of Motion Picture Arts And Sciences

Board members determined that the actions of Cosby and Polanski were not in accordance with the Academy's standards of conduct. View Entire Post › More

US & Canada Latest: Lawyer: Polanski 'blindsided' by academy expulsion

The Latest on the expulsion of Bill Cosby and Roman Polanski from the organization that puts on the Oscars (all times local): 6:55 p.m. Roman Polanski's attorney says the director was blindsided by... More

Australia Bill Cosby and Roman Polanski expelled from Academy behind Oscars

On Thursday the Los-Angeles-based group behind the Academy Awards announced it had voted to expel disgraced comedian Bill Cosby, 80, and Oscar-winning director Roman Polanski, 84. More

Entertainment & Arts Bill Cosby And Roman Polanski Have Been Expelled From The Academy Of Motion Picture Arts And Sciences

Board members determined that the actions of Cosby and Polanski were not in accordance with the Academy’s standards of conduct. Comedian Bill Cosby and director Roman... More

Entertainment & Arts Bill Cosby and Roman Polanski Expelled From the Film Academy

The actions follow the ouster of Harvey Weinstein in October and the conviction of the comedian last week. More

World Oscars academy expels Cosby and Polanski over sex offenses

The organization that bestows the Academy Awards announced Thursday that it has voted to expel two prominent members convicted of sexual offenses, Bill Cosby and Roman Polanski, from its membership. More

Celebrity Director Roman Polanski kicked out of The Academy 41 years after pleading guilty to child rape

In a shock statement, which also expelled sex assault convict Bill Cosby, the organisation behind the Oscars finally heeded calls to ban disgraced director More

US & Canada Bill Cosby’s name removed from Television Academy’s Hall of Fame

Bill Cosby's name and statue were removed from the Television Academy's Hall of Fame on Wednesday, one week after he was found guilty of sexually assaulting Andrea Constand in 2004. More