Daily Archive: August 18, 2013

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Metro

Steubenville rape case: 2nd convicted teen classified as sex offender

In this March 17, 2013 photo, Ma’Lik Richmond walks towards the victim and her family to apologize after he and co-defendant Trent Mays were found delinquent on rape and other charges after their trial in juvenile court in Steubenville, Ohio. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic, Pool, File) by Kisa Mlela Santiago and Greg Botelho (CNN) — A Steubenville, Ohio, teenager was classified as a sex offender on Friday, six months after he and a fellow high school football player were convicted of raping a drunk 16-year-old girl, a court official said.

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National

Red Sox broadcaster blasts son charged with murder

Jared Remy appears at Waltham District Court for his arraignment, Friday, Aug. 16, 2013, in Waltham, Mass., on domestic assault and battery charges in connection with the death of 27-year-old Jennifer Martel. (AP Photo/The Boston Herald, Mark Garfinkel) by Rodrique NgowiAssociated Press Writer BOSTON (AP) — Longtime Boston Red Sox broadcaster Jerry Remy said Saturday he could not describe his “disgust and remorse” over allegations his son fatally stabbed his girlfriend a day after being released from custody for allegedly assaulting her.

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Sports

WWE star Darren Young: ‘I’m gay’

by Nick Valencia (CNN) — WWE superstar wrestler Darren Young publicly came out as gay during an unplanned interview with the news entertainment website TMZ late Wednesday. He is thought to be the first openly gay wrestler in the organization –which is the premier professional wrestling company — according to a tweet by WWE Executive Vice President Stephanie McMahon.

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Sports

8-year-old phenom takes regional track world by storm

NATAIAH DUTRIEUILLE Most 8-year-old girls are interested in Barbie Dolls, nail polish and Justin Bieber. But running fast and shot-put is what gets Nataiah Dutrieuille excited. Since she began running track last year, the eight year-old Edgewood Primary School third grader and Swissvale resident has accrued 16 medals and nine ribbons in the 100 and 200 meter dash and shot-put. Out of 45 eight and under girls, Nataiah is ranked 11th in the nation.

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Lifestyle

Walker to succeed Morton as head of FGBCFI

BISHOP JOSEPH W. WALKER III (Nashville)—Bishop Joseph W. Walker III will succeed Bishop Paul S. Morton as Presiding Bishop of the Full Gospel Baptist Church Fellowship International. Morton, who will retire in 2015 and founded FGBCFI 20 years ago, made the much-anticipated announcement in Louisville, among thousands of FGBCFI Conference attendees and a worldwide television viewing audience. The appointment, which was determined by the votes of the FGBCFI Bishop’s Council, sends a powerful message of trust and respect in Walker, the 45-year-old proven and successful leader.

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Sports

At The Finish Line…Where nothing matters but the truth!

Francisco Liriano (47) sits in the dugout before a game against the Miami Marlins in Pittsburgh. The Pirates won 4-3. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar) by Bill Neal You want to talk about the real deal? Francisco Liriano is just that. Throws heat, great control, strength, endurance and guess what? No PED’s . . . (that we know of).