The day after the flaming out of U.S. President Donald Trump's first major legislative initiative, his supporters across America were lashing out - at conservatives, at Democrats, at leaders of his Republican Party in Congress. "Being a businessman, he'll not take 'no' for an answerRead More »
Former Penn State President Graham Spanier was convicted Friday of hushing up child sexual abuse allegations in 2001 against Jerry Sandusky, whose arrest a decade later blew up into a major scandal for the university and led to the firing of beloved football coach Joe Paterno. The jury found Spanier guilty of one misdemeanor count of child endangerment over his handling of a complaint against the retired assistant football coach but acquitted him of conspiracy and a second child endangerment count. Spanier, 68, showed no emotion when the verdict was read after 13 hours of deliberations. He could get up to five years in prison. His lawyer said he will appeal. The trial centered on how Spanier
Yadier Molina is waiting for a thumbs up from the Cardinals in contract extension talks. DEADLINE: Talks concerning a potential contract extension for Yadier Molina were pushed into the background at Cardinals camp while he was away at the World Baseball Classic. Now they’re front and center again after the eight-time Gold Glove award winner gave the team a pretty clear ultimatum.
As is the norm for Charles Barkley, the Hall of Famer said some pretty funny or eyebrow-raising stuff while appearing on Thursday’s Dan Patrick Show, including what he’d like to do to Skip Bayless if Barkley were terminally ill. Here’s another moment: While talking pot with Patrick — the subject came up while remembering his experience backstage at Saturday Night Live when Nirvana was the musical guest — he said his college coach at Auburn asked him and some teammates to perform an intervention. Barkley explained: “[A teammate who was a great shooter] smoked pot relentlessly. Coach says, I want you guys to do an intervention. So the guy says, ‘Okay, I’ll stop smoking pot.’ Guy couldn’t make a