The Alex Rodriguez redemption tour continues with more openness and honesty about his past mistakes. Since abruptly retiring from baseball last August, Alex Rodriguez has been honest and open about the mistakes he made that helped to detail his legendary career. According to the New York Daily News, A-Rod spoke to students at the University of Miami about the mistakes he’s made, his failure to take responsibility for those mistakes, and the sour attitude that emanated from every pore of his body at the height of the Biogenesis scandal and his legal battle with Major League Baseball.
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
(CNN)Arrogate overcame a disastrous start to win Saturday's Dubai World Cup and confirm his status as thoroughbred racing's new superstar. The four-year-old colt was claiming his seventh straight victory, including the lucrative Pegasus World Cup Invitational Stakes in January. Arrogate started as an overwhelming favorite to win the 2,000m race at Meydan Racecourse, but was baulked coming out of the stalls and had to come from the back of the field under jockey Mike Smith. The world's best horse Arrogate wins the Dubai World Cup in style and has now earned more money than any horse has ever done before!