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PITTSBURGH | Steelers RB Le’Veon Bell refuses to sign tag, out for 2018

PITTSBURGH — Le’Veon Bell’s patience on the football field sets him apart. In a game built on chaos, the star running back rarely hurries or makes hasty decisions. His ability to put his hand on the back of an offensive lineman while waiting for the hole to open — much like a child sticking close … Continue reading PITTSBURGH | Steelers RB Le’Veon Bell refuses to sign tag, out for 2018

Bono resigns as USA Gymnastics president after 4 days

Former California Congresswoman Mary Bono has stepped down as the interim president at USA Gymnastics after just four days on the job. Bono announced her resignation Tuesday, citing personal attacks she received following a social media post concerning Nike and former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick. Bono posted a picture on Twitter in September … Continue reading Bono resigns as USA Gymnastics president after 4 days

A final bow for ‘Miss Val,’ UCLA’s Kondos Field to retire

Valorie Kondos Field nearly quit while she was behind. Nearly. Her first year as the women’s gymnastics coach at UCLA in 1991 didn’t go as planned. Neither did the second. Frustrated, she found herself preparing to tell senior associate athletic director Judith Holland that Holland’s unusual move to hire a head coach with no background … Continue reading A final bow for ‘Miss Val,’ UCLA’s Kondos Field to retire

Tribes oppose planned bioterror tests near Oklahoma graves

TULSA, Okla. / December 16, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) —  Five Native American tribes that own an Oklahoma site where the U.S. Department of Homeland Security intends to conduct bioterrorism drills next year now oppose the government’s plan, saying the agency didn’t inform them about chemicals it plans to release on grounds the tribes consider sacred because … Continue reading Tribes oppose planned bioterror tests near Oklahoma graves