With a roster full of guys who have barely hit their 20s, Brett Brown feels like part coach, part father, as he told me today his "kids", are a good 3 to 5 years away from having a chance to win on a regular basis.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Several states in the Deep South and Southwest have earned dismal scores on an annual child-welfare index that cited poverty and single-parent house households as worrisome trends that must be turned around for things to improve.
By Art Hughes ST. PAUL Minn. (Reuters) - Former Minnesota Governor and ex-professional wrestler Jesse Ventura is a publicity seeker trying to grab headlines by filing a defamation case against the estate of a fellow ex-Navy SEAL who died after serving his country with honor, defense lawyers said on Tuesday. "Ventura thinks he deserves a pay day anytime someone mentions his name in a book," John Borger, a lawyer for Chris Kyle's estate, told the jury in closing arguments made at a federal court in St. Paul, Minnesota. "Jesse Ventura suffered untold humiliation and embarrassment," his lawyer David Bradley Olsen said in closing arguments.
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Defense attorneys in the Colorado theater shooting case are asking for more time before the trial to interview the psychiatrist and others involved in defendant James Holmes' first sanity evaluation.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Caught in Hillary Rodham Clinton's perpetual shadow, Joe Biden is working to boost his political profile among key Democratic voting blocs, a move that could help the vice president fashion himself as a more liberal alternative in the 2016 presidential race.