forbes.com — just now
Indiana Pacers DPOY Candidate Myles Turner Talks Legos, Blocked Shots & Team USA Goal
It was only on Friday, after all, that the mayor of Indy, Joe Hogsett, declared the town "Block City, ... Legos are, of course, blocks and the suggestion was that Turner had turned Indianapolis into Block City ... The first thing that needed to be asked of Pacers center Myles Turner had to do with Legos. ... Senior ContributorOpinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. ... A few days ago, on Turner's behalf, the folks at Mountain Dew sent a heap of green-and-black building ... ...
auburnpub.com — 58+ min ago
Swaglers Spring Open brings lifters from around USA to Auburn
Tim Mead, who has served as president of the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum in Cooperstown ... Stacy DeForrest, of Auburn, competes in the weightlifting competition Saturday at Swagler Strength and ... Competitors traveled into Auburn from as far as Seattle, Washington and Solon, Ohio. ... Swagler Strength and Peformance hosted a USA Weightlifting meet on Saturday, with over 40 athletes competing ... Auburn softball beat Syracuse City 15-0 on Thursday behind a shutout performance from freshman Grace ... ...
upi.com — 1+ hour, 40+ min ago
University of California won't consider ACT or SAT in admissions in 2021
An Alameda County Superior Court judge granted a preliminary injunction prohibiting use of SAT and ACT ... More than half the four-year colleges in the United States made ACT or SAT scores optional for fall 2021 ... students, said, according to the New York Times. ... May 15 (UPI) -- The University of California system will no longer require SAT or ACT scores for admission ... - which its own regents have admitted are racist metrics," Amanda Savage, a lawyer representing the ... ...
bgdailynews.com — 5+ hour, 8+ min ago
Hilltoppers beat UAB for C-USA championship
Western Kentucky shortstop TJ Webster (left) tags out UAB's Olivia Valbak (center) in the Conference ... USA championship game at the WKU Softball Complex. ... Western Kentucky's Taylor Davis lays down a bunt Saturday against UAB in the Conference USA championship ... Western Kentucky's Kendall Smith swings at a pitch Saturday against UAB in the Conference USA championship ... Western Kentucky players celebrate Saturday against UAB in the Conference USA championship game at the ... ...
en.as.com — 6+ hour, 10+ min ago
Who is Asya Branch, the USA Miss Universe representative?
The ceremony will take place at _8:00 pm ET at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Florida_, USA ... Who is Asya Branch, the USA Miss Universe representative? ... was in 2012 with Olivia Frances Culpo. ... , and will be hosted by actor Mario Lopez and model Olivia Culpo, the latter who won the pageant in 2012 ... The first edition won by the USA was in 1954 thanks to Miriam Jacqueline Stevenson, while the most recent ... ...
sfgate.com — 6+ hour, 43+ min ago
After making history, Miss USA competing for Miss Universe
69th Miss Universe competition will take place at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood in ... (Thomas Wells/The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal via AP) 4of5Miss USA Asya Branch of Booneville ... In 2019, Miss South Africa, Zozibini Tunzi, was named the winner. ... (Thomas Wells/The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal via AP)Thomas Wells/APShow MoreShow Less The ... May 15, 2021Updated: May 15, 2021 8:55 a.m. 3of5Miss USA Asya Branch of Booneville Miss., reacts as ... ...
nytimes.com — 6+ hour, 48+ min ago
University of California Will No Longer Consider SAT and ACT Scores
Unified School District, a largely Black and Hispanic district in Los Angeles County. ... At the University of California, Los Angeles, freshman applications rose by 28 percent, and even more ... The University of California will not take SAT and ACT scores into account in admissions or scholarship ... SAT and ACT scores for the University of California may now be used only for the limited purposes of ... In January, the College Board, which produces the SAT, said that it would scrap subject tests and the ... ...
mercurynews.com — 7+ hour, 16+ min ago
Witness in George Floyd trial gets vacation, and new friendship, from California man
Witness in George Floyd trial gets vacation, and new friendship, from California man Richard Glassman ... On Wednesday, May 5, the two landed at Long Beach Airport. It was Charlie McMillian's first flight. ... Janis Glassman, who is battling breast cancer, instantly agreed: "I said, `Sure, if we can swing it, ... outside Old Town Cafe. ... (Court TV via AP, Pool) The unlikely friendship between Richard Glassman and Charles McMillian begins ... ...
timesheraldonline.com — 8+ hour, 11+ min ago
Vallejo Omega FC men's soccer team ties San Pablo
The Vallejo Omega FC men's soccer team tied San Pablo 1-1 on Friday in a National Soccer League Pacific ... Vallejo's next game is Saturday at 7 p.m. at Dan Foley Park against Dahlak FC from Oakland. ... Edenilson Blanco scored after a pass from Christian Diaz. ... Omega moved to 2-0-2 early in the year and has eight points, good for first place in its division. ... ...
msn.com — 9+ hour, 21+ min ago
Forty-one district attorneys speak out against California's release of 76,000 criminals
_Tags:_ California, Prisons, Criminal Justice, Gavin Newsom, Crime, News, Law Microsoft and partners ... District attorneys from across California are pushing back against their state's effort to release 76,000 ... crime victims and creates a serious public safety risk," Sacramento DA Anne Marie Schubert said in a ... Francisco Chronicle_. ... The petition comes just weeks after the CDCR announced the decision to release 76,000 criminals (of which ... ...