News archive from 7 June 2014

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Dallas BaptistCy Sneed RHP R/R JR 6'4" 185 Third round, 85th pick overall Bio from MLB.com: The younger brother of Royals right-handed pitching prospect Zeb Sneed, Cy could have preceded him in pro ball, but he declined to sign with the Rangers...

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Document shredding probe draws concerns

FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Investigative records show Kentucky State Police didn't examine the computer files of former Legislative Research Commission Director Bobby Sherman as part of a document shredding probe, a newspaper reports. The Courier-Journal...

 

The Pros and Cons of Melatonin

Today, most of us are looking to get a little help from some type of supplement or pill. The good news is that there are many naturally derived supplements that can offer the benefits of a drug without the potential downsides, but it's important to...

 

SE Okla.-Henderson St. game to be televised

ARKADELPHIA, Ark. -- Henderson State University says its football home opener against Southeastern Oklahoma has been scheduled for national television. HSU said Friday that the Sept. 18 game at Carpenter-Haygood Stadium in Arkadelphia will be...

 

Paul Vallas releases 2013 tax returns

CHICAGO -- The Democratic nominee for Illinois lieutenant governor has released 2013 federal and state income tax returns showing he earned $249,999 as superintendent of the Bridgeport, Connecticut public schools. Paul Vallas left the Bridgeport job...

 

Ex-UNC players' statement on McCants' allegations

Sixteen players from North Carolina's 2005 national championship team issued the following statement Friday responding to former teammate Rashad McCants' allegations of academic misconduct: "We are proud of our accomplishments both on and off the...

 

Hamlin on pole at Pocono

Long Pond, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - Denny Hamlin won the pole for the 400-mile Sprint Cup Series race at Pocono Raceway after setting a new track qualifying record on Friday. Hamlin made a lap around this 2.5-mile triangle-shaped racetrack at 181.415...

 

5 to be inducted into Oklahoma officials hall

OKLAHOMA CITY -- The Oklahoma Officials Association has announced five new members who will be inducted into the hall The association said Friday that Dick Adams of Lawton; Gene Lewellen of Okmulgee; Dave Diesselhorst of Kingfisher; Kenny Heitzman of...

 
9-year-old with leukemia becomes superhero for day

9-year-old with leukemia becomes superhero for day

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- When Jaylen Hyde woke up on Friday — his 9th birthday — and turned on the TV, his jaw dropped. A phony breaking news segment — recorded just for him by the local NBC station — called...

 

Palace, Charming Kitten pull stakes upsets

NEW YORK -- Palace and Charming Kitten pulled stakes upsets at Belmont Park on Friday. Palace took the $250,000 True North for sprinters by three-quarters of a length over Bakken at 9-1. Jose Ortiz was aboard as the 5-year-old trained by Linda Rice...

 
Column: Enough with the college athletics charade

Column: Enough with the college athletics charade

It's been another glorious week in college athletics. Alabama's Nick Saban finalized a new contract worth nearly $7 million a year, only to get one-upped — or should we say million-upped? — by Kentucky's John Calipari, who'll...

 

Sugar intake leads to major health issues

I am not a member of the FBI, which is my acronym for Food Bullies Incorporated. I do not recommend absolutes to clients since years of practice have repeatedly demonstrated that they do not work for the majority of people. We live in the real world...

 

Consumer spending surges in April

WASHINGTON -- Consumers increased their borrowing by a sizable amount in April, with growth in credit card debt rising at the fastest pace in more than 12 years. Overall credit expanded by $26.8 billion during the month, up from a gain of $19.5...

 

Kern County sues over state high-speed rail plans

SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Kern County officials filed a lawsuit Friday over the state's $68 billion high-speed-rail project, alleging deficiencies in the environmental review of the route from Fresno to Bakersfield, a day after Kings County and a group of...

 

FL--Daybook

By The Associated Press -- BC-FL-Daybook Associated Press Florida Daybook Associated Press Florida Daybook for Saturday, June 7. FLORIDA The daybook is for planning purposes only and is not intended for publication or broadcast. You should verify any...

 

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