Florida A.G. wants no part of O.J. Simpson homecoming

LAS VEGAS — O.J. Simpson will live in Florida after he is released on parole from a Nevada prison where he has been held for the past nine years for a robbery conviction, his lawyer said Friday. Attorney Malcolm LaVergne didn’t specify where the former sports and movie star would live, although Tom Scotto, a…

Gym teacher arrested after allegedly choking students with jump rope

A gym teacher in Fresno, Calif. has been arrested after he allegedly tied a jump rope around students’ necks to “discipline” them, Fox 26 reported. Authorities arrived at Herndon Barstow Elementary on Thursday afternoon after the Fresno County Sheriff’s Office received a report that students had been injured, reports said. Upon investigation, police learned that…

Barber brothers hope to avoid Odell antics on Giants-Bucs call

Everyone seems to be talking about Odell Beckham Jr. these days, and if Beckham somehow fails to toe the line following his sit-down with Giants owner John Mara, Tiki and Ronde Barber will have to talk about it when they are in the FOX booth together for the first time alongside Kenny Albert as the…

Barber brothers hope to avoid Odell antics on Giants-Bucs call

Everyone seems to be talking about Odell Beckham Jr. these days, and if Beckham somehow fails to toe the line following his sit-down with Giants owner John Mara, Tiki and Ronde Barber will have to talk about it when they are in the FOX booth together for the first time alongside Kenny Albert as the…

Willie Snead’s return from DUI ban should bring fantasy cheer

Though Week 4 of the fantasy football season brings its usual excitement for everyone, there is a select group of owners who actually get a little more to cheer about this week. Those who drafted and stashed Saints wide receiver Willie Snead, suspended for the first three games for a DUI charge, finally may get…

Nearly 2 million people streamed Thursday Night Football on Amazon

Nearly 2 million people logged onto Amazon.com for the online retailer’s first livestream of Thursday Night Football, the U.S. National Football League said on Friday. Some 1.9 million people tuned in to Amazon’s kickoff show and game between the Chicago Bears and Green Bay Packers, according to the NFL. That compares to 2.3 million for…

One Net setting sights on being a top NBA 3-point shooter

ANNAPOLIS, Md. — Since Joe Harris’ arrival in Brooklyn, Nets coach Kenny Atkinson has set about building his battered confidence, convincing him he could be an elite shooter. Now that’s the exact goal the off guard has set for himself. Harris — essentially plucked off the scrap heap in July 2016 — became the Nets’…

Cops searching for sexy duo who robbed man of Rolex, credit cards

They always go for the Rolexes. Cops are looking for two shapely grifters who robbed a 49-year-old man of his $5,000 Rolex and his credit cards after he invited them to his Midtown hotel room back in May. The victim, whose name is being withheld by cops, entertained the pair at his room at the…

Man accused of killing son to be with teen lover headed to prison

CAMDEN, N.J. — A man accused of killing his 3-year-old son because the boy was getting in the way of his relationship with a teenage girlfriend was sentenced Friday to 10 years in prison. David Creato Jr. showed little emotion during the court hearing in Camden, staring straight ahead as a prosecutor recounted how he…

Don’t expect Cam Newton’s fantasy greatness to reappear

Sometimes, reality gets flipped on its head. You might not get a forewarning. It just happens. And suddenly, there is an aftermath that in no way resembles the previous norm. Sometimes, we can identify this flip instantly. Other times, we might disregard this new reality, expecting it to change back, to become normal again. Sometimes,…