Detained WNBA star Griner unable to speak to wife due to logistical issue -State Dept

Oct 13, 2021; Phoenix, Arizona, USA; Phoenix Mercury center Brittney Griner (42) shoots against the Chicago Sky during the first half of game two of the 2021 WNBA Finals at Footprint Center. Mandatory Credit: Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, June 21 (Reuters) – U.S. basketball … Read more

Griner’s wife breaks silence, urges Biden to get WNBA player home

Brittney Griner of the United States congratulates a teammate during their Women’s Basketball Gold Medal game against Japan at the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics at the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan, August 8, 2021. Picture taken August 8, 2021. REUTERS/Brian Snyder Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register May 25 (Reuters) – … Read more