Millions await snow and bitter cold as storm moves from the Midwest to the Northeast

Doyle Rice USA TODAYPublished 3:07 PM EST Feb 25, 2020After a snowy Tuesday in the Plains, a winter storm will dump snow in a 1,200-mile stretch from Missouri to Maine from Wednesday into Thursday, causing travel disruptions and school closings. In Kansas on Tuesday, one person died and a section of Interstate 70 was closed for several…

Nebraska legislature gives initial approval to letting college athletes profit from name, image

Steve Berkowitz USA TODAYPublished 2:32 PM EST Feb 25, 2020Nebraska’s unicameral state legislature on Tuesday gave initial passage to a bill that would give college athletes in the state the ability to make money from their name, image and likeness.The vote was 36 in favor, 4 against, 8 present and not voting and 1 excused.The…

Ex-LSU receiver Justin Jefferson says he donated Odell Beckham Jr.’s title game money to church

Lorenzo Reyes USA TODAYPublished 1:40 PM EST Feb 25, 2020LSU wide receiver Justin Jefferson decided to pay it forward.That’s at least what he said Tuesday at the NFL scouting combine in Indianapolis when asked about a wad of cash that Cleveland Browns receiver Odell Beckham Jr. gave him shortly after LSU beat Clemson to win…