Violations

SPOKANE, Wash. | WSU: Jason Gesser harassment probe found no violations

SPOKANE, Wash. — Washington State University officials investigated allegations of sexual harassment against staff member and former football star Jason Gesser and found no violations of school policy, school President Kirk Schulz and Director of Athletics Pat Chun said Thursday. Schulz and Chun issued a joint statement after the school newspaper, The Daily Evergreen, published … Continue reading SPOKANE, Wash. | WSU: Jason Gesser harassment probe found no violations

WARRI, Nigeria | Church collapses in Nigeria, killing 1 and hurting dozens

WARRI, Nigeria— One worshipper has been killed and dozens of others injured after a church collapsed in southern Nigeria. Delta state police spokesman Andrew Aniakama says St. Paul Catholic Church in Adagbrasa collapsed midway into the service. Church collapses are relatively common in Nigeria. In December 2016 dozens of worshippers were killed when a church … Continue reading WARRI, Nigeria | Church collapses in Nigeria, killing 1 and hurting dozens

EAST LANSING, Mich | Michigan State: NCAA finds no violations in Nassar scandal

EAST LANSING, Mich  — The NCAA has cleared Michigan State University of any rules violations in the Larry Nassar sexual-assault scandal, the school announced Thursday. Athletic director Bill Beekman said the university “cooperated fully with the inquiry” and welcomes the NCAA’s conclusion. The school said it got a letter this week from the NCAA’s vice … Continue reading EAST LANSING, Mich | Michigan State: NCAA finds no violations in Nassar scandal

BEREA, Ohio | Browns’ Josh Gordon cleared by NFL for practices, games

BEREA, Ohio  — The NFL has cleared Josh Gordon’s route to the field. Gordon, whose career has been derailed by drug and alcohol addictions, “can return to all activities, including games,” league spokesman Brian McCarthy said Saturday. Gordon is not expected to participate in any drills for a few days, but could be practicing early … Continue reading BEREA, Ohio | Browns’ Josh Gordon cleared by NFL for practices, games

United States News: Slidell Couple, CHRISTOPHER MAZUR and REBECCA COMSTOCK Pleads Guilty to Violations of Federal Gun Control Act

United States – U.S. Attorney Duane A. Evans announced that CHRISTOPHER MAZUR, age 34, and REBECCA COMSTOCK, age 36, pleaded guilty today to violations of the Federal Gun Control Act.  MAZUR pleaded guilty to one count of possession of a firearm by a prohibited person, in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Sections 922(g)(1), … Continue reading United States News: Slidell Couple, CHRISTOPHER MAZUR and REBECCA COMSTOCK Pleads Guilty to Violations of Federal Gun Control Act

Texas News: TYLER, Smith County Woman, Shelly Hunter Guilty of Federal Violations

TYLER, Texas – A 47-year-old Whitehouse, Texas woman has pleaded guilty to federal violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney Joseph D. Brown today. Shelly Hunter pleaded guilty to interstate transport of stolen funds before U.S. Magistrate Judge K. Nicole Mitchell on July 16, 2018. According to information presented in court, from … Continue reading Texas News: TYLER, Smith County Woman, Shelly Hunter Guilty of Federal Violations

BEIJING  | Report: ZTE chairman promises no more violations, apologizes

BEIJING  — Chinese tech giant ZTE Corp.’s chairman promised no further compliance violations and apologized to customers in a letter Friday for disruptions caused by its violation of U.S. export controls, a newspaper reported. Washington’s agreement Thursday to restore ZTE’s access to U.S. components removed a prominent irritant in relations with Beijing, but the two … Continue reading BEIJING  | Report: ZTE chairman promises no more violations, apologizes

MLB imposes stricter mound limits, defers on pitch clocks

NEW YORK/February 19, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Major League Baseball has imposed stricter limits on mound visits by players in an effort to speed games but decided against 20-second pitch clocks for 2018. After more than a year of negotiations, the Major League Baseball Players Association refused to agree to the changes but also signed an … Continue reading MLB imposes stricter mound limits, defers on pitch clocks