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Four takeaways from Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin’s press conference

It’s been a busy week in Pittsburgh, and Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin stands at the helm, ready to guide his crew through the storm.  Injuries, turnover, defensive struggles and one notable suspension have placed all eyes on Pittsburgh, but Tomlin is ready to move forward and ensure the Steelers compete for a seventh Super Bowl this season.  664 more words

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Master of Suspense

We know we have our Wirral Council highly irregular regulars but if there is one councillor who has prompted more comments and queries than any other lately it’s Bidston & St.James councillor and , quite astonishingly , the Chair of Wirral Council’s Audit & Risk Management Committee  – the one and only Jim “Crabby” Crabtree. 713 more words

Martavis Bryant better shape up to avoid becoming next Josh Gordon

A talented young receiver goes on to post a tremendous season, appear primed to ascend to the ranks of the league’s top receivers and then gets popped for a substance abuse violations. 641 more words

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Black students suspended at higher rates than others in NC, study says

GREENSBORO, N.C. — A new report from Pennsylvania University shows disproportionate suspension rates among African-Americans across the South, including in North Carolina.

While African-Americans make up 26 percent of the state’s student population, they account for 51 percent of the state’s suspensions. 297 more words


Six players, assistant coach suspended for brawl in Indiana; schools placed on probation

After meeting with principals, athletic directors and coaches at South Bend Washington and Michigan City, the Indiana High School Athletic Association has placed both programs on probation for the remainder of the season, suspended six players for one game and suspended an assistant coach indefinitely for their role in a fight in last week’s game. 225 more words


Dylan Hartley could yet play a part in the World Cup

Northampton hooker Hartley may be handed a lifeline in the next couple of weeks. He was evicted from England’s 50-man squad originally after he was cited and banned for four matches for butting. 327 more words