Mark Rubin of Barclays Plc won the RBC Decathlon for a third straight year, successfully defending his title as Wall Street’s best all-around athlete by winning the final event in the competition by less than a second.
Tom Corbett, now Pennsylvania’s governor, missed “crucial” opportunities as attorney general for an earlier prosecution of Jerry Sandusky, the Pennsylvania State University assistant football coach now in prison for molesting children, the state’s top prosecutor said.
Pennsylvania lost a bid to throw out a National Collegiate Athletic Association federal lawsuit over the control of a $60 million fine levied against Pennsylvania State University after the Jerry Sandusky sex-abuse scandal.
An icy rain is pelting about 30 protesters who’ve converged at the gate of a natural gas drilling site near Manchester, England. On the other side of a fence topped with razor wire, a 10-story-high rig is boring into shale to determine if it’s suitable for hydraulic fracturing, or fracking. The demonstrators unfurl a banner: “Fracking will poison our children.”