Black store owner reports robbery, gets punched by officer
An Alabama liquor store owner has sued after a police officer responding to a robbery call at his store punched him in the face and broke his jaw in March 2020. The Decatur Daily reports that Kevin Penn sued the city of Decatur and police officer Justin Rippen on March 11 in federal court. Penn is Black and Rippen is white.news.yahoo.com
Bellarmine wins ASUN, hands NCAA bid to Jacksonville State
CJ Fleming scored a career-high 27 points, Dylan Penn added 22 and Division I newcomer Bellarmine defeated Jacksonville 77-72 in the Atlantic Sun Conference tournament, handing the automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament to regular-season champion Jacksonville State.
Russia-Ukraine live updates Russia ‘more isolated’ than ever, Biden says, as strikes intensify across Ukraine
Penn’s representatives declined to say why he had traveled to the Polish border or whether he would return to Ukraine. Last week he was seen in Kyiv, including with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, as Russian troops were intensifying attacks on the capital. He was also seen in Lviv, the western Ukrainian city located close to the Polish border. “Myself & two colleagues walked miles to the Polish border after abandoning our car on the side of the road,” Penn wrote on Twitter. Myself & two colleagues walked miles to the Polish border after abandoning our car on the side of the road.washingtonpost.com
Pair of Kalamazoo-area juniors earn Division-I football offers
KALAMAZOO, MI - Four Kalamazoo-area high school teams took to the gridiron Saturday for the state’s first installment of January football, but at this point in the season, most squads are gearing up for the Fall 2021 campaign. Kalamazoo Central and Portage Central both lost in the opening round of the playoffs, but there’s plenty of optimism going forward for the Maroon Giants and Mustangs due to a pair of rising juniors on their rosters. K-Central’s Cincear Lewis and Portage Central’s Cross Watson both picked up Division-I scholarship offers over the weekend, with Lewis’ opportunity coming from Eastern Michigan and Watson’s from Penn. After a great call with @CoachMetzler I’m very honored to receive my first D1 football offer to play at the next level at U Penn!!! More high school football coverageConstantine finds its stride to dispatch Michigan Center, claim first regional title since 2012Dominant Centreville defense shuts out Sand Creek for first football regional titleSchoolcraft football gets revenge against Lumen Christi, captures first regional title since 2001Martin football sees state title bid end with loss to top-ranked Lenawee ChristianCoronavirus tests for Michigan high school athletes has resulted in 99.6 percent negative results, state officials sayUpdated high school football playoff brackets for semifinals and finals Jan. 16MLive reporters predict, readers vote for Michigan high school football semifinal winnersmlive.com
Inside NYC’s ornate new Penn Station train hall
Inside NYC’s ornate new Penn Station train hall New York City’s Penn Station has been around for more than 100 years. The trains at Penn have never stopped running, but what’s above them has been built, destroyed, neglected and now born again. As of January 2021, the stunning new part of midtown Manhattan’s historic transit hub is open, carrying with it many of the longtime hopes, dreams and struggles that have defined a city as well as a nation. Jeff Glor takes a look.cbsnews.com
Inside NYC's ornate new Penn Station train hall
Inside NYC's ornate new Penn Station train hall New York City's Penn Station has been around for more than 100 years. The trains at Penn have never stopped running, but what’s above them has been built, destroyed, neglected and now born again. As of January 2021, the stunning new part of midtown Manhattan’s historic transit hub is open, carrying with it many of the longtime hopes, dreams and struggles that have defined a city as well as a nation. Jeff Glor takes a look.cbsnews.com
Ferndale trio starts new bagel business in middle of COVID-19 pandemic
FERNDALE, Mich. – The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic doesn’t seem like the right time to launch a new business. Some might argue that’s not a compelling enough reason to try to start a business. Friends and family members counseled them on what a terrible idea it was to think about starting a small business during the shutdown. They got involved with a craft beer hub in Ferndale called The Ferndale Project, where they bake. One thing they all agreed on: It takes a village, even to sell bagels.
Penn State football vs. Indiana: Time, TV schedule, game preview, score
LINE: Penn State -14.5However, a win over the 25th-ranked Hoosiers would send the Nittany Lions to Ohio State the following weekend with a chance to seize the division lead with an upset of the Buckeyes. We're one of the best teams in the country," Penn State coach James Franklin told reporters. ABOUT PENN STATE (8-1, 5-1)Cliffords three interceptions last week doubled his season total, but Franklin does not expect the sophomore to go into any kind of a slump. Penn State fell five spots to ninth in this week's College Football Playoff rankings. PREDICTION: Penn State 34, Indiana 20
Michigan football vs. Penn State: Time, TV schedule, game preview, score
7 Penn State will try to feed off an electric home environment to earn another when it hosts No. LINE: Penn State -9The much-anticipated contest comes on the heels of Penn State's 17-12 win at then-No. Penn State enters the week ranked second among FBS teams in scoring defense (8.2), fourth in total defense (259.7 yards per game) and tied for second in sacks (27). Wolverines junior WR Nico Collins (269 yards, two TDs) missed last week's game with an undisclosed injury but could return Saturday. PREDICTION: Penn State 23, Michigan 16More college football scoresCopyright 2019 by WDIV ClickOnDetroit - All rights reserved.
Kal Penn talks about 'Sunnyside' on Live in the D
"Sunnyside" is premiering on NBC tonight! Live In The D host Jason Carr got a chance to chat with Kal Penn in New York about the new sitcom. Penn is the co-creator, executive producer, and plays the center character on "Sunnyside". Penn says he loves the kind of comedy that makes you feel good when you turn off the TV. He likes that comedy has a way of bringing people together, and he hopes that "Sunnyside" impacts people the same way.
Astronauts make concrete in space for the first time
- You could say things are getting a little more concrete on the International Space Station. The space station mixtures were compared to samples mixed on Earth. Understanding how concrete works in space has direct bearing on future plans regarding the moon and Mars, according to NASA. There's currently an experiment on the space station looking at cement samples that include simulated lunar particles. Now we can take next steps to find binders that are specific for space and for variable levels of gravity, from (zero gravity to Mars gravity) and in between."
Penn State football vs. Idaho: Time, TV schedule, game preview, score
14 Penn State begins life without Trace McSorley when the Nittany Lions open their season against visiting Idaho of the FCS on Saturday. McSorley left as the program's all-time leader in passing yardage, completions, touchdowns and several other categories while guiding Penn State to 31 victories in four years, forcing the program to pick a new signal-caller. Penn State will also need to replace star running back Miles Sanders, but it expects to lean heavily on a defensive unit that led FBS teams in sacks per game (3.62) and returns a host of talent, namely standout junior defensive end Yetur Gross-Matos. Nittany Lions sophomore TE Pat Freiermuth hauled in eight TDs over the final 10 games in 2018. PREDICTION: Penn State 48, Idaho 10More college football scoresCopyright 2019 by WDIV ClickOnDetroit - All rights reserved.
Sean Penn shares his surprise over "El Chapo's" capture
On "60 Minutes," actor Sean Penn shared his motivation for seeking out an interview with the drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman. In a part of the conversation that didn't air, Penn talks to Charlie Rose about the fugitive's recent capture.cbsnews.com
Sean Penn breaks his silence on controversial "El Chapo" meeting
The actor is speaking out about his secret trip to Mexico to meet notorious drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman. Mexico recaptured the cartel leader a week ago. Penn made headlines the following day when Rolling Stone published his account of visiting the kingpin in hiding last October. In an interview for this Sunday's “60 Minutes,” Penn spoke to “CBS This Morning” co-host Charlie Rose in Santa Monica to talk about his seven hours with Guzman.cbsnews.com