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January 7, 2019 7:53 PM Ed McCaffrey to serve as commissioner of Pacific Pro Football

SAN DIEGO -- Don Yee, the agent for Tom Brady and other NFL stars, and three-time Super Bowl champion Ed McCaffrey will head Pacific Pro Football, a league that will provide an alternative path to the NFL that has never existed. Pacific Pro Football announced Monday that it is scheduled to begin play in July 2020 with four teams in Southern California 60

January 2, 2019 10:16 PM Ex-USC assistant Bland pleads guilty in corruption scandal

Former Southern California assistant coach Tony Bland pleaded guilty Wednesday in Manhattan federal court to conspiracy to commit bribery, the latest development in the corruption scandal that rocked college basketball. Bland admitted he accepted $4,100 in cash to steer USC basketball players toward certain financial advisers and business managers 95

December 13, 2018 5:09 AM Kentucky governor blasts local newspaper's alliance with Soros-backed journalism outlet

Kentucky’s Republican Gov. Matt Bevin blasted the Louisville Courier-Journal newspaper Wednesday for partnering with ProPublica, an investigative journalism outlet whose backers include liberal financier George Soros. In a YouTube video, Bevin accuses the outlet, ProPublica, of left-wing bias and also tears into the local paper. “This is the same Courier-Journal 149

December 5, 2018 7:43 AM 'The Wiz' fails to wow theater-goers in Louisville; some seeking refunds, report says

Audience members in Louisville say they were left "distraught" by a problematic production of the musical "The Wiz," and were demanding their money back, a report said Tuesday. After Island Entertainment KC of Kansas City staged two performances of "The Wiz" on Saturday at the Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts' Brown Theatre, dozens of customers 121

December 1, 2018 4:41 PM Report: Colorado to hire Georgia DC Tucker

Georgia defensive coordinator Mel Tucker is expected to be named the next head coach of the Colorado Buffaloes, according to ESPN’s Chris Low. Tucker and the No. 4 Bulldogs take on the No. 1 Alabama Crimson Tide in the SEC championship game on Saturday. According to multiple reports, Colorado is expected to make an announcement soon after. Tucker, 46, joined 85

November 24, 2018 9:29 PM Jeff Brohm says Purdue 'is where I want to be' amid Louisville rumors

Purdue coach Jeff Brohm reaffirmed his commitment to the Boilermakers on Saturday despite being mentioned as a leading candidate for the coaching vacancy at Louisville, his alma mater. "I want Louisville to do what's best for them," Brohm said after Purdue's 28-21 win at Indiana, which made the Boilers bowl-eligible at 6-6. "I'm a fan. But right now, I'm the coach 53

November 4, 2018 10:22 PM Drunk man at Breeder's Cup tried to ride horse onto Churchill Downs track, cops say

Michael Wells-Rody, 24, was arrested after he allegedly tried to ride a horse onto a track at Kentucky's Breeders' Cup on Saturday. (Louisville Department of Corrections) A Kentucky man was arrested Saturday at horse racing's famous Breeder's Cup after he allegedly tried to ride a horse onto the track at Churchill Downs. Michael Wells-Rody, 24, "was manifestly 69

October 27, 2018 7:54 AM Kentucky grocery shootings were 'possible hate crime'

The fatal shootings of two African-Americans at a grocery store near Louisville, Kentucky are being investigated as a possible federal hate crime, US officials say. Gregory Bush, 51, has been charged with two counts of murder and 10 of wanton endangerment over Wednesday's incident. Police say he opened fire on both victims at a Kroger grocery store on the outskirts 63

October 24, 2018 9:02 PM One killed in Kentucky supermarket shooting: local media

(Reuters) - At least one person was killed and there were multiple other victims after a shooting on Wednesday at a Kroger Co (KR.N) supermarket near Louisville, Kentucky, local media reported. A reporter for WDRB News said she spoke to a witness of the shooting who said a woman was killed by gunfire at the grocery store. The shooting was reported around 50

October 24, 2018 3:58 PM Pope forcibly removes Memphis bishop after investigation

Pope Francis listens to the welcome speeches during his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2018. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia) VATICAN CITY – Pope Francis has forcibly removed the bishop of Memphis, Tennessee, Monsignor Martin Holley, following a Vatican investigation into the diocese. The Vatican didn't say why Holley 68