Pets of the Week: Brady is excited about life. Tabitha is super friendly
JACKSON, MI -- The Jackson County Animal Shelter, 3770 Spring Arbor Road, has many pets available for adoption. Brady is just excited about life and looking forward to a new home. The dog adoption fee is $150 for medium and large dogs and $250 for puppies and small dogs, which includes vaccinations, microchip and sterilization. Cat adoption fees are $60 for one cat, $80 for two, which includes applicable tests, vaccines and spay/neutering. See more pets available for adoption at Petango.com.mlive.com
Michigan airman surprises siblings at school with return for holidays
LAPEER, MI -- Ethan Boyns and his mother Jennifer Bright were brought to tears when he surprised his younger siblings at Murphy Elementary and Lapeer High School this week. Brady Bright, 8, and Gracie Bright, 15, had no idea he would be back for a few days before the holidays. Boyns and Bright planned the Monday, Dec. 6 visit with Lapeer Community Schools officials after being associated with the district for years. The 20-year-old graduated from Lapeer High School in 2020 and enlisted right away after a delayed entry program. This is the first time he’s ever been out of the house for this long away from his siblings, Bright said.mlive.com
Brady Drogosh shines as De La Salle football puts ‘foot on the gas’ in pursuit of state title
FRASER, Mich. -- After falling one win short of claiming a state championship back in January, the Warren De La Salle football team was eager to get back on the football field this season to try and complete the job. “I thought we knew that we should be where we’re at,” said De La Salle junior quarterback Brady Drogosh. For second-year De La Salle coach Dan Rohn, having a weapon like Drogosh in his lineup has lifted the De La Salle offense to where he wanted it to be. Compared to last year’s 7-5 team, De La Salle is averaging 14.1 more points per game this season. “We just go and do our thing.”When leading the highest-scoring offense in De La Salle history, Mixon said it all comes down to trust.mlive.com
New York Giants vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers - NFL Week 11 (11/22/21) | How to Watch, Start Time
On the Week 11 edition of Monday Night Football, the defending Super Bowl Champs look to get back on the winning track after tws disappointing defeats, as the Tampa Bay Buccaneers prepare to host the New York Giants. For the first time since around this time during the 2020 season, the Bucs have lost back-to-back games. Watch the NFL on FuboTV (7-day free trial)New York has quietly kept to themselves heading into their bye week. What: NFL Football (Week 11)Who: New York Giants (3-6) vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers (6-3)When: Monday, November 22Time: 8:15 p.m. ETWhere: Raymond James Stadium (Tampa, Fla.)Channel: ESPNStream: FuboTV (7-day free trial), Sling, DirecTV StreamCheck out the NFL standings and results heremlive.com
Mad Bavarian puts ‘fantasy’ twist on Saginaw-area high school football predictions
The first week of high school football is in the books, as is another fantasy football league draft. (Kaytie Boomer | MLive.com)Kaytie Boomer | MLive.comFreeland (1-0) at Alma (1-0), 7 p.m. ThursdayAlma is coming off back-to-back losing seasons, but the Panthers have a way of giving Freeland problems. (Kaytie Boomer | MLive.com)Kaytie Boomer | MLive.comSt. Charles (0-1) at Valley Lutheran (0-1), 7 p.m. ThursdayBoth teams are licking their wounds this week after disappointing starts to the season. Bavarian’s Prediction: Breckenridge 14, Michigan Lutheran Seminary 13Bridgeport’s Kevin Marshall poses for a photograph during the Saginaw News High School Football Media Day at Heritage High School on Wednesday, Aug. 4, 2021. MOREFans can vote for Week 1 Saginaw-area Player of the WeekSee first Michigan high school volleyball rankings of 2021Saginaw-area high school football rankings after Week 1mlive.com
The Latest: Brady, Ostapenko, Tsonga pull out of US Open
Australian Open runner-up Jennifer Brady has withdrawn from the U.S. Open because of an injury. Brady, a semifinalist last year in Flushing Meadows, has not played competitively since being forced to retire from her second-round match against Jelena Ostapenko in Cincinnati. The U.S. Tennis Association did not specify her injury.news.yahoo.com
Twitter restricts account of expert who mocked China leader
A New Zealand academic says Twitter temporarily restricted her account after she mocked Chinese President Xi Jinping. University of Canterbury Professor Anne-Marie Brady is an expert on China's attempts to exert political influence around the world and has been an outspoken critic of its ruling Communist Party. Twitter did not say what prompted its actions.news.yahoo.com
It all clicks for Mona Shores in day of Greater Muskegon baseball domination
NORTON SHORES – For a multitude of reasons, Mona Shores’ baseball team did not get off to the hot start this season that was anticipated. “Our guys are playing well right now,” Mona Shores coach Brandon Bard said. Mona Shores head coach Brandon Bard talks to senior pitcher Brady Rose between innings during the Greater Muskegon Athletic Association Tier 1 baseball championship game Saturday, May 1, 2021, in Norton Shores, Mich. Mona Shores defeated Reeths-Puffer, 8-1. He led Mona Shores with three hits, one a triple, plus an RBI and three runs scored against Reeths-Puffer. Mona Shores' Reid McAvoy glances in the dugout while taking some warm-up cuts in the on-deck circle during the Greater Muskegon Athletic Association Tier 1 baseball championship game against Reeths-Puffer Saturday, May 1, 2021, in Norton Shores, Mich. Mona Shores defeated Reeths-Puffer, 8-1.mlive.com
Naomi Osaka beats Jennifer Brady in Australia to claim her 4th Grand Slam title
The trouble for Naomi Osaka at Grand Slam tournaments comes in Week 1. For Osaka, that is part of a 12-0 record so far in the quarterfinals, semifinals and finals at the majors. Naomi Osaka of Japan celebrates after winning a game during the Women's Singles Final of the 2021 Australian Open on February 20 2021, at Melbourne Park in Melbourne, Australia. "Tonight it wasn't meant to be," Brady said after participating in her first Grand Slam final at age 25. Naomi Osaka of Japan celebrates on February 20, 2021 in Melbourne, Australia.cbsnews.com
Hard quarantine didn't stop Brady in Australia; Osaka did
Japan's Naomi Osaka, right, holds the Daphne Akhurst Memorial Cup after defeating United States Jennifer Brady, left, in the women's singles final at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Saturday, Feb. 20, 2021. The 25-year-old American won't be leaving with the Australian Open title after losing to Naomi Osaka 6-4, 6-3 on Saturday. “I mean, I made my first Grand Slam final. Her Grand Slam record was 15-14, and her overall tour-level mark as a pro was below .500, at 54-57. “I don’t think, you know, she’s God,” Brady said about Osaka, who is now a four-time major champion at age 23.
4 for 4: Osaka wins Australian, stays perfect in Slam finals
Japan's Naomi Osaka holds the Daphne Akhurst Memorial Cup defeating United States Jennifer Brady in the women's singles final at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Saturday, Feb. 20, 2021. Osaka improved to 4-0 in Grand Slam finals by grabbing six consecutive games to pull away in what initially was a tight contest, beating Brady 6-4, 6-3 at Melbourne Park on Saturday. For me, I feel like every opportunity that I play a Slam is an opportunity to win a Slam,” said the 23-year-old Osaka, who will move up to No. I think if you’re not feeling OK, it’s OK to not feel OK,” Osaka said. And as much as Osaka makes plain that she wants to keep adding to her Grand Slam collection, there are larger goals, too.
The Latest: Krejcikova, Ram win 2nd Australian mixed title
(AP Photo/Hamish Blair)MELBOURNE – The Latest on the Australian Open tennis tournament (all times local):10:55 p.m.Barbora Krejcikova and Rajeev Ram have combined for their second Australian Open mixed doubles title in three years with a 6-1, 6-4 win over Sam Stosur and Matthew Ebden in the championship match. Krejcikova and fellow Czech Katerina Siniakova lost the women’s doubles final on Friday to Elise Mertens and Aryna Sabalenka. He and Joe Salisbury will attempt to defend their Australian Open doubles title in Sunday’s final against Ivan Dodig and Filip Polasek. ___9:03 p.m.Naomi Osaka has won her fourth Grand Slam title by pulling away to beat Jennifer Brady 6-4, 6-3 in the Australian Open final. She is 3-0 in previous Grand Slam finals, winning the Australian Open in 2019 and the U.S. Open in 2018 and 2020.
Osaka eyes 4th Slam title in Australian Open final vs Brady
Japan's Naomi Osaka, left, is congratulated by United States' Serena Williams after winning their semifinal match at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Thursday, Feb. 18, 2021. Sure, it’s clearly possible that Osaka could be beaten by the 22nd-seeded American Jennifer Brady in the title match at Melbourne Park on Saturday. She pushed Osaka to three sets before losing to her in the U.S. Open semifinals last September, then shrugged off a two-week hard quarantine in Australia to reach her first Grand Slam final. Who is seeking her second Australian Open title and fourth Slam trophy — and she is still only 23. Osaka often speaks about wanting more consistency, whether that's at lower-level WTA tournaments or at every Grand Slam event.
Jennifer Brady into 1st Grand Slam final at Australian Open
United States' Jennifer Brady celebrates after defeating Karolina Muchova of the Czech Republic in their semifinal match at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Thursday, Feb. 18, 2021. Serving for the win against Karolina Muchova in the Australian Open semifinals, Brady needed to get through an 18-point game to close things out. I have earned the right to be sitting here, to be playing in a final," Brady said. Watching a Grand Slam final, you look at two players and you’re, like, ‘Wow, that’s awesome that they’re in the final.' Actually, Brady thinks that could have been a help, because it forced her to “reset mentally,” she explained, and rest her body and mind.
The Latest: Djokovic into Australian Open final for 9th time
All rights reservedMELBOURNE – The Latest on the Australian Open (all times local):9:45 p.m.Novak Djokovic reached the Australian Open final for the ninth time by beating No. ___7 p.m.Barbora Krejcikova has set up a shot at an Australian Open doubles double over the next couple of days. ___3:35 p.m.Naomi Osaka has stopped Serena Williams’ latest bid for a record-tying 24th Grand Slam singles title in the Australian Open semifinals. The 23-year-old Osaka also won last year's U.S. Open and the 2019 Australian Open. Djokovic is seeking a ninth Australian Open title and 18th Grand Slam trophy overall.
Daughter of Bills, Sabres owners into all-US QF in Australia
United States' Jessica Pegula celebrates after defeating Ukraine's Elina Svitolina in their fourth round match at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Monday, Feb. 15, 2021. “I’m just happy I’m here; she's been playing some good tennis, solidifying herself as a top player.”AdThe 61st-ranked Pegula beat No. Top-ranked Ash Barty ensured a fourth American didn't make it to the last eight, beating unseeded Shelby Rogers 6-3, 6-4 to set up a quarterfinal match against No. Also on that half of the draw, Rafael Nadal moved closer to a men's-record 21st Grand Slam trophy by overwhelming No. “I’m super excited for her making her first Grand Slam quarterfinal.
Medvedev in 5, finally, advances to 4th round in Australia
Russia's Daniil Medvedev gestures after defeating Serbia's Filip Krajinovic in their third round match at the Australian Open tennis championship in Melbourne, Australia, Saturday, Feb. 13, 2021. (AP Photo/Andy Brownbill)MELBOURNE – Daniil Medvedev finally worked out how to a win a five-setter. The fourth-seeded Medvedev was 0-6 in Grand Slam matches that went to five sets, and his Australian Open third-round match against No. here I was really calm to finish the match," Medvedev said. Medvedev, the U.S. Open finalist last year, will next play McDonald, a player he compared with Roger Federer in style.
Super Bowl LV: Bucs Dominate Chiefs To Win Super Bowl
The Buccaneers took a 21-6 lead over the Chiefs before halftime, en route to a 31-9 victory on Sunday night in Super Bowl LV. He won his first Super Bowl in his first year as a starter, way back in 2001. Brady connected with Gronkowski for another touchdown midway through the second quarter, a 17-yard connection to give Tampa a 14-3 lead. The championship was the second in Tampa Bay franchise history and their first since 2002. The Bucs had won zero playoff games from 2003-19, prior to Brady’s arrival last spring.detroit.cbslocal.com
How to watch Super Bowl 2021: Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs. Kansas City Chiefs (2/7) | Live stream, time, channel
The Super Bowl is here and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Kansas City Chiefs are set to take the field. The Buccaneers are looking to keep their franchise’s second Lombardi Trophy in Tampa Bay, while the Chiefs look to take their team’s third home to Kansas City. Kickoff for the Super Bowl LV is at 6:30 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 7 and airs on CBS this year. What: Super Bowl LVWho: Kansas City Chiefs (14-2) vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers (11-5)Time: 6:30 p.m. ESTWhen: Sunday, Feb. 7Where: Raymond James Stadium -- Tampa Bay, Fla.Latest line: Buccaneers: +145, Chiefs: -165TV Channel: CBSLive Stream: CBS All Access | fuboTV (free trial) | Hulu | Sling | YouTube TV | Amazon Fire TVRadio live stream: Westwood One | SiriusXM | TuneIn | NFL GamepassGear: Super Bowl Apparel | Tampa Bay Buccaneers Apparel | Kansas City Chiefs ApparelPregame performers: Eric Church & Jazmine Sullivan (National Anthem); H.E.R. Now Kansas City looks to have a decisive win on Sunday behind the talents Patrick Mahomes and the multitude of weapons on offense.mlive.com
After giving up GOP leadership post, three-time candidate for governor Bill Brady resigns from the Illinois Senate
Brady, of Bloomington, made three unsuccessful bids for governor and came close to victory in 2014. After this fall’s election, he said he would be stepping down from his GOP leadership post in the Senate amid an effort to oust him.chicagotribune.com
Tituss Burgess, Adam Lambert star in 'Ratatouille' musical
This combination of file photos shows from left to right, Tituss Burgess, Ashley Park and Adam Lambert. The entertainers are performing in TikToks crowdsourced Ratatouille musical. (AP Photo)NEW YORK – TikTok’s crowdsourced “Ratatouille” musical has cooked up some serious talent for its one-night-only benefit concert, including roles for Tituss Burgess, Adam Lambert, Wayne Brady, André De Shields and Ashley Park. “Ratatouille: The TikTok Musical” — fondly nicknamed the “Ratatousical” — will begin streaming on Friday at 7 p.m. Burgess will play Remy, Lambert plays his older brother, Emile, and Brady plays his father.
Michigan town devastated by 500-year flood pulls together to rebuild community
It’s been a big group effort.”The Edenville and Sanford dam failures displaced thousands of people in mid-Michigan during the COVID-19 pandemic and destroyed homes, businesses and infrastructure. Tonia Uphold’s family is one of the hundreds in Midland County who were forced into temporary housing after the flood. “Flood recovery has really ramped up the last couple of months. For Brady, he still has a vivid memory of Sanford “like a ghost town” in the wake of the flood. Brady said he received some grants to help rebuild his restaurant, but no insurance payments or FEMA disaster money.mlive.com
Fauci walks back critical remarks of UK's authorization of Pfizer vaccine
Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, attends a briefing by the White House coronavirus task force in the Brady press briefing room at the White House in Washington, U.S., November 19, 2020. White House coronavirus advisor Dr. Anthony Fauci on Thursday walked back critical comments he made about the U.K.'s authorization of Pfizer's Covid-19 vaccine. Earlier in the day, Fauci said the review for the U.K.'s authorization was done in a "much less deep" way than would have been done by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. The Medicines and Healthcare Regulatory Agency, the U.K.'s health regulator, did not immediately respond to CNBC's request for comment. Fauci later walked back those remarks, telling BBC television that he had faith in the U.K. regulators.cnbc.com
The Latest: American Brady advances to US Open semifinals
Jennifer Brady, of the United States, serves to Yulia Putintseva, of Kazakhstan, during the quarterfinals of the US Open tennis championships, Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2020, in New York. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)NEW YORK The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times EDT):___1:30 p.m.American Jennifer Brady has become this year's first U.S. Open semifinalist by beating Yulia Putintseva 6-3, 6-2. The quarterfinals at the U.S. Open are underway, with American Jennifer Brady facing No. Brady, seeded 28th, is the first former college player to reach the women's quarterfinals at the Open since Gigi Fernandez in 1994. In the other women's match Tuesday, two-time major champion Naomi Osaka will play American Shelby Rogers, who is ranked 93rd.
American Jennifer Brady reaches 1st major semifinal at Open
Jennifer Brady, of the United States, reacts after defeating Yulia Putintseva, of Kazakhstan, during the quarterfinals of the US Open tennis championships, Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2020, in New York. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)NEW YORK American Jennifer Brady said she was nervous at the start of her first career Grand Slam quarterfinal, but it didn't show. Brady notched the biggest victory yet in her breakout run at the U.S. Open, beating Yulia Putintseva of Kazakhstan on Tuesday, 6-3, 6-2. Brady, 25, is playing in her 13th Grand Slam event and is seeded in a major tournament for the first time. The last couple of times I played her, I got caught in playing her game, Brady said.
The Latest: Jennifer Brady reaches 1st US Open quarterfinal
Jennifer Brady, of the United States, serves to Angelique Kerber, of Germany, during the fourth round of the US Open tennis championships, Sunday, Sept. 6, 2020, in New York. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)NEW YORK The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local):12:45 p.m.Jennifer Brady has extended her dominant showing at the U.S. Open and reached the quarterfinals for the first time. The hard-hitting, 25-year-old Brady knocked off Angelique Kerber 6-1, 6-4 in the opening match Sunday. Brady, who is one of four American women still alive in singles, will face either Petra Martic or Yulia Putintseva in her first Grand Slam quarterfinal match. The day begins with Angelique Kerber a three-time Grand Slam champion who won at Flushing Meadows in 2016 trying to extend her strong run through the bracket, facing 28th-seeded Jennifer Brady.
Jennifer Brady preps for US Open by winning 1st tour title
Jennifer Brady holds the championship trophy after defeating Jil Belen Teichmann in the WTA tennis tournament championship match in Nicholasville, Ky., Sunday, Aug. 16, 2020. Brady won 6-3, 6-4 on the way to her first WTA title. Maybe I wasn't using my legs enough ... or the toss was coming a little bit to the left. A little bit of everything, said Brady, who eliminated 16-year-old Coco Gauff in the semifinals. I put a little bit more expectations on myself to perform well, so I was getting a little bit frustrated.
Rhode Island Property Developer Sentenced to Eight Years in Prison for $10 Million Ponzi Scheme and Obstructing IRS Investigation
According to court documents and statements made in court, Monique N. Brady owned and operated MNB LLC, a property preservation and rehabilitation business. Brady told investors the projects consisted of fullscale rehabilitations of foreclosed properties in Rhode Island, Connecticut, Massachusetts, and New Hampshire, costing tens of thousands of dollars. In many instances, Brady solicited investors and received funds for projects that did not exist. To make her solicitations appear legitimate, Brady created fraudulent emails claiming she had won a bid to rehabilitate a property from an established national property preservation company. On July 11, 2019, Brady pleaded guilty to charges of wire fraud, aggravated identity theft, and obstructing an Internal Revenue Service (IRS) investigation.justice.gov
Ex-Army medic pleads guilty in Hawaii love triangle murder
On Nov. 14, 2014, they met in a military reservation's gym parking lot, where Jackson said she would kill Catherine Walker that night, Brady said, describing how the two came up with a text messaging code to let Jackson know whether she should enter the home through a window or use a key left in the gravel near the back door. If Michael Walker texted, "good," that would mean use the window and "bad" would mean the key.chicagotribune.com
Property Preservationist Pleads Guilty in $10 Million Dollar Fraud Scheme
She represented to investors that payments ranging from approximately $20,000 to $80,000 were needed to pay subcontractors to perform the work. To make potential investors believe she had secured contracts for large scale rehabilitation projects, Brady provided fraudulent emails purporting to be from a national property rehabilitation company claiming Brady had been approved to rehabilitate a property. Brady also included, without permission, the identity of an actual employee of the national property rehabilitation company in an attempt to make the emails appear authentic. By the time the scheme ended after its discovery in the summer of 2018, 22 individuals had lost approximately $4.78M to Brady. Obstructing an IRS investigation is punishable by statutory penalties of up to three years in prison, one year supervised release, and a fine of $5,000.justice.gov