More than 1,100 former prosecutors and other DOJ officials call on Attorney General Bill Barr to resign

(CNN)More than 1,110 former Justice Department officials who served in Republican as well as Democratic administrations posted a statement Sunday calling on Attorney General Bill Barr to resign. “Mr. Barr’s actions in doing the President’s personal bidding u…

John Dodson after UFC Rio Rancho TKO win: UFC doing a favor using me as litmus test

By: Nolan King and Matt Erickson | February 16, 2020 9:15 am RIO RANCHO, N.M – UFC on ESPN+ 25 was exactly the type of performance John Dodson was looking for. Against rising British star Nathaniel Wood, Dodson (21-11 MMA, 10-6 UFC) picked up his first stoppage victory since 2016. A former UFC title challenger,…

Can NBA All-Star Trae Young reach MVP level? Improving defense key to silencing skeptics

Scott Gleeson USA TODAY Published 9:42 AM EST Feb 16, 2020 CHICAGO — Trae Young knows he has haters.  The first-time NBA All-Star is just paying more attention to the respect he’s receiving instead.  “The critics, that’s gonna come,” Young said. “I still had a lot of votes from fans to get to this game. I…

UFC on ESPN+ 25 Promotional Guidelines Compliance pay: Main event combine for $20k total

RIO RANCHO, N.M. – Fighters from Saturday’s UFC on ESPN+ 25 event took home event took home UFC Promotional Guidelines Compliance pay totaling $186,500. The program, a comprehensive plan that includes outfitting requirements, media obligations and other items under the fighter code of conduct, replaces the previous payments made under the UFC Athlete Outfitting Policy. UFC…