A lawyer for former NFL star Aaron Hernandez has aggressively questioned the prosecution's star witness against Hernandez in his double-murder trial. Attorney Jose Baez grilled Alexander Bradley on Tuesday about his claim that Hernandez killed two men after one of them accidentally spilled his drink at a Boston nightclub in 2012. Bradley said Hernandez opened fire while Daniel de Abreu and Safiro Furtado waited at a stoplight. Under cross-examination, Bradley acknowledged that he has sold drugs for about 17 years. Baez contended during opening statements that Bradley — not Hernandez — shot the men over a drug deal. Bradley and Hernandez were once close friends. Hernandez is also charged with
An ESPN feature story by Baxter Holmes revealed that the NBA has a bizarre fixation on peanut butter and jelly sandwiches, dating back to the Boston Celtics’ championship run in 2008. There was a lot to take away from Holmes’ 4,000-word feature, but the most compelling tidbit came from then-Golden State Warriors interim head coach Luke Walton. Walton, according to the story, waged an impassioned war on behalf of PB&J’s for his team last season.
The Church of the Holy Sepulchre has announced the completion of its extensive renovations to the tomb of Jesus. The religious site in Jerusalem has been under reconstruction since May 2016 but work finally came to an end on 20 March. The project was carried out by a team of Greek specialists who reconstructed the Edicule — the protective structure over the shelf on which the body of Christ is said to have rested following his crucifixtion.