Pennsylvania State University has selected Eric J. Barron, the leader of Florida State University, as its next president, more than two years after a child sexual- abuse scandal linked to the football team rocked the school.
Edward Spearman, his Atlanta-based tile import business shut down by an ice storm yesterday, did about the only thing he could do. He plopped down on a cushy sofa in front of a warm, split-wood fire with his 5-month-old son in his lap and answered e-mails -- in between tickles.
Turkey’s Fenerbahce soccer club signed Everton defender Joseph Yobo and Switzerland’s Young Boys striker Henri Bienvenu for the following season, according to two statements to the stock exchange by the team’s listed merchandising arm.
Jerry Sandusky never showed signs of abusing young boys, a character witness said at the trial of the former Pennsylvania State University assistant football coach as the defense began putting on its case.