April 7, 2015 7:23 PM Darren Sharper likely to stay in New Orleans area jail while his plea deals are sorted out
Ex-Saints star Darren Sharper isn't likely to leave the New Orleans area before he officially pleads guilty to charges he drugged and sexually assaulted women in Louisiana, despite upcoming court dates in other states. Sharper on Tuesday appeared in Orleans Parish Criminal District Court, where he was widely expected to enter a guilty plea to charges 12
April 7, 2015 7:13 PM Masters 2015: Making halfway cut 'will be a triumph for Tiger Woods'
When Tiger Woods beat Chris Di Marco in a playoff to clinch a fourth Masters crown back in 2005, it was his ninth career major. It seemed unthinkable then that he'd go another 10 years without winning another green jacket, and in that time, all this has happened... Yep, Woods' last victory at Augusta pre-dates the iPhone. Before Steve Jobs launched the first 33
April 7, 2015 5:34 PM Small Band Of Mormons Stand During General Conference To Say ‘All Is Not Well In Zion'
SALT LAKE CITY — For the first time in decades, a small band of Mormons who disagree with their church stood during the semi-annual General Conference on Saturday (April 4) and publicly shouted “opposed” to sustaining the top Mormon leaders. At least seven people rose in dissent as part of an action by a loosely organized group calling itself “Any Opposed 21
April 7, 2015 4:34 PM Saints' Drew Brees: Jimmy Graham trade 'shocked all of us'
In his first public comments of the offseason, New Orleans quarterback Drew Brees expressed sadness about the trade of tight end Jimmy Graham to Seattle, but said it's part of the business. "Jimmy was like a brother to me," Brees told WWL Radio in New Orleans on Thursday night. "He was close to so many guys on the team. That part of it is something that people 18
April 7, 2015 4:02 PM Arraignment delayed for ex-NFL star Darren Sharper in New Orleans rape case
NEW ORLEANS (Reuters) - Disgraced former NFL star Darren Sharper, who last month pleaded guilty or no contest to rape or attempted rape charges in three states, appeared on Tuesday in a New Orleans courtroom, where his arraignment on additional rape charges was delayed until June. Sharper, 39, last month pleaded guilty or no contest to charges in Arizona 13
April 7, 2015 3:09 PM Darren Sharper plea deal on state rape charges postponed until federal case resolved
Former Saints safety Darren Sharper's expected guilty plea to three New Orleans rape charges was delayed Tuesday (April 7) after a state judge ruled that the former football star's federal drug charges must be adjudicated first. The ruling by Orleans Parish Criminal District Court Judge Karen Herman threw a temporary wrench into what had appeared to be a well-oiled 11
April 7, 2015 12:29 PM You Can Hire This Performance Artist To Do Just About Anything, As Long As You Pay Her
Let's hit the ground running, shall we? In 1972, Vito Acconci stunned audiences at New York's Sonnabend Gallery when he buried himself, so to speak, under a ramp in the art haven and proceeded to masturbate, using the sound of visitors walking above him to spark his "sexual fantasies." He also used a microphone to project his ongoing monologue -- basically 34
April 6, 2015 8:40 PM Darren Sharper Pleads Not Guilty To Federal Charges That He Drugged Women To Rape Them
NEW ORLEANS, April 6 (Reuters) - Former NFL star Darren Sharper entered a not guilty plea on Monday in New Orleans to federal charges that he drugged women with the intent to rape them, having already pleaded guilty to related charges in three states. Sharper, 39, last month pleaded guilty or no contest to rape or attempted rape in Arizona, California 15
April 6, 2015 8:29 PM Sara Schaefer Talks Dating, Butterfly Tramp Stamps And Women In Stand-Up On 'Too Long; Didn't Listen' Ep. 14
Maria Bamford's unique, off-kilter stand-up, which features dimensions of characters rarely seen in a comedy club, has earned her a rightful place as one of the patron saints of comedy today. As one of the longest-running correspondents on "The Daily Show," Samantha Bee remains one of the most consistently sharp and funny performers that give the show its unique 41
April 6, 2015 7:27 PM New Orleans Pelicans Must Pull Out All the Stops to Land John Calipari
Rumors surrounding John Calipari’s return to the NBA will keep on roaring from now until next season despite Kentucky's Final Four loss on Saturday. He's likely to have many suitors, but joining the New Orleans Pelicans would provide the best chance to exorcise those NBA demons that still haunt him. Steve Popper of NorthJersey.com reported on March 25 that Coach 37