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Aug 11 2023
A federal judge on Friday sentenced former Tennessee state Sen. Brian Kelsey to 21 months in prison for campaign finance violations, a case Kelsey once referred to as a "witch hunt" before pleading guilty to two felonies last fall. In an unusual decision earlier this year, Kelsey attempted to take back that guilty plea, proclaiming his innocence in a May hearing that left a federal judgeKnoxville News Sentinel
Sep 03 2023
Brian Kelly's Confidence High Ahead Of LSU-FSU: 'We're Going To Go Beat The Heck Out Of Florida State'
ORLANDO — LSU football coach Brian Kelly threw caution to the wind last week on his radio show. “We’re going to go beat the heck out of Florida State,” he said simply. That’s usually something a player might say, and his coach gets mad. Coaches also usually do not go for two at home in overtime when an extra point would tie and a failed two-point conversion would lose the game. But that’s whatOutKick
Jul 23 2023
When Brian Harman took a controlling lead during the British Open’s second round, everyone at Royal Liverpool Golf Club tried to make sense of the slight American who looked like he was running away with the tournament. Local fans said things to Harman during the third round that he called “unrepeatable.” Some pointed out that he looks like Australian cricket legend Ricky Ponting, who didn’tWall Street Journal (News)
Apr 03 2021
News of Major League Baseball’s decision to pull this summer’s All-Star Game from Georgia over its sweeping new voting law reverberated among fans Saturday, while Gov. Brian Kemp vowed to defend the measure in court, saying “free and fair elections” are worth any threats, boycotts or lawsuits to come.
The Republican governor said at a news conference that the MLB “caved to fear and liesHuffPost
Jul 22 2023
Then it was. And then it wasn’t again. As Saturday began, it looked as if the end result of the Open was no longer in the balance. Brian Harman slept on a five-shot 36-hole lead, at 10-under, and was looking unflappable. Then Spaniard Jon Rahm, with an early tee time and nothing to lose, came charging like one of those bulls at Pamplona, posting an 8-under 63 to get to 6-under. Other formerNew York Post (News)
Oct 14 2018
A coalition of advocacy groups has launched a lawsuit to block Georgia from enforcing a practice critics say endangers the votes of more than 50,000 people in November and potentially larger numbers headed into the 2020 presidential election cycle.CNN (Online News)
Apr 13 2023
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Gov. Brian Kemp signed new laws Thursday that will require Georgia schools to perform annual drills for responding to campus shooters early in the school year and to perform literacy assessments for younger students three times per year to see if they can read at grade level. The school safety bill, House Bill 147, was one of the Republican governor's legislativeU.S. News & World Report
Aug 02 2023
NEW YORK — A major league scout who sees a lot of the Yankees is very familiar with the two pitchers that GM Brian Cashman dealt for Tuesday, trade-deadline day.
The scout talked up Keynan Middleton, who was acquired from the White Sox for High-A right-hander Juan Carela, the Yankees’ 29th-ranked prospect in MLB Pipeline’s rankings. The scout says the rental righty will improve anj.com
Jul 23 2023
HOYLAKE, England — Brian Harman turned back every challenge in the British Open, from big names to bad weather, and took his place among major champions Sunday with a victory that was never seriously in doubt at Royal Liverpool. Harman twice responded to a rare bogey with back-to-back birdies, leaving everyone else playing for second. He closed with a 1-under 70, making an 8-foot par putt onMarketWatch
Aug 16 2023
Michael Oher acknowledged his conservatorship with the Tuohy family in his 2011 memoir — more than ten years before he publicly claimed the family duped him into thinking he’d been adopted for nearly two decades. Oher, whose story inspired the blockbuster movie “The Blind Side,” wrote about the arrangement he signed with Sean and Leigh Anne Tuohy in 2004 as an 18-year-old college footballNew York Post (News)