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August 8, 2017 10:26 PM Former Syracuse Orange head coach Dick MacPherson dies at 86

Former Syracuse coach Dick MacPherson, who revived the program and led the Orange to an undefeated season in 1987, died Tuesday in Syracuse, N.Y. He was 86. MacPherson's 1987 team went 11-0-1, tying Auburn 16-16 in the Sugar Bowl, and finishing with a No. 4 ranking. He went 66-46-4 at Syracuse from 1981-90 before leaving to coach the New England Patriots 63

August 8, 2017 1:02 PM Atlanta Zoo's sign language orangutan, Chantek, dies at 39

Aug. 8 (UPI) -- Chantek -- one of the first orangutans in the world to learn sign language, and who used it to communicate with zookeepers -- has died at the age of 39, officials announced. Among the oldest orangutans in North American zoos, Chantek had been receiving treatment for progressive heart disease -- a common cause of death for great apes in captivity 60

August 7, 2017 9:30 PM President Trump Ramps Up Appeal to His Base as Approval Rating Plummets

(WASHINGTON) — After six months of infighting, investigations and legislative failures, President Donald Trump is trying to combat new signs of weakness in his Republican base and re-energize his staunchest supporters. White House officials have been urging the president to refocus on immigration and other issues that resonate with the conservatives 74

August 5, 2017 3:52 PM Indianapolis Colts waive former VCU hoopster Mo Alie-Cox

The Indianapolis Colts waived/injured tight end Mo Alie-Cox, a former Virginia Commonwealth University basketball player. Alie-Cox will revert to the Colts' injured reserve list if he clears waivers, the team announced Saturday. The specific nature of the injury was not announced, but he reportedly missed practices earlier in the week while sporting 72

August 5, 2017 2:52 PM Indianapolis Colts reach injury settlement with TE Colin Jeter

Aug. 5 (UPI) -- Tight end Colin Jeter has reached an injury settlement with the Indianapolis Colts. The franchise announced the move on Friday and waived Jeter on July 30. Jeter passed through waivers before landing on the Colts' injured reserve list. He was removed from the list as a result of the settlement. The 6-foot-6, 251 pound LSU product signed 47

August 5, 2017 7:50 AM Chris Brown's Daughter Royalty Launching Kids Clothing Line!!!

Chris Brown's daughter, Royalty, isn't old enough to go to preschool, but she's more than ready to start a company. Royalty, with an assist from mama Nia Guzman, is unveiling a unisex kids clothing line personalized by the kiddo herself. The collection features monster graphics, two-pieces and even cosmetics. A clear case of "like-father-like-daughter" 54

August 5, 2017 2:48 AM Abundance of youth highlights Aggies' first day of practice

Texas A&M quarterback Kellen Mond throws a pass during the first day of football practice at the Coolidge Grass Practice Fields Friday, Aug. 4, 2017 in College Station. ( Michael Ciaglo / Houston Chronicle ) Texas A&M offensive lineman Koda Martin, center, runs through drills during the first day of football practice at the Coolidge Grass Practice Fields 44

August 4, 2017 5:29 PM John McEnroe’s mother dies at 81, weeks after cancer diagnosis

In addition to John, Katherine McEnroe was survived by sons Mark and Patrick — both tennis players. The mother of tennis great John McEnroe died peacefully at her Manhattan home Wednesday, only weeks after she was diagnosed with cancer. Katherine McEnroe, 81, passed away just six months after her husband of 59 years, attorney John McEnroe Sr. The two met in a bar across 31

August 4, 2017 4:08 PM Science-Savvy Grandparents Explain Solar Eclipse in New Children's Book

In the children's book "When the Sun Goes Dark" (NSTA Kids, 2017), 12-year-old Diana and her little brother, Sammy, meet up with their colorfully attired grandparents. When Diana asks them why they are dressed as tourists and why they are touting large cameras, they tell their story of a recent trip to view a solar eclipse. Using household items like a Hula-Hoop 143

August 4, 2017 2:50 PM What college football scholarship letters look like these days

Star high school football players like former Lamar defensive back John Bonney get bombarded with letters from colleges wanting them to play for their school. However, August is when the official, fancy scholarship offers come in. Browse through the photos to see what the new and improved college football scholarship offers look like these days. Aug. 1 is the first 39