WASHINGTON (AP) — In a story Nov. 19 about Billy Joel receiving the Gershwin Prize for Popular Song, The Associated Press reported erroneously the spelling of Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor’s first name. The spelling is Sonia, not Sonya.
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HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Sixteen Pennsylvania congressmen are demanding the NCAA release all documents related to a 2012 consent decree that required Penn State to pay $60 million and imposed a football bowl ban and other penalties over the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal.
NEW YORK (AP) — Ruben Blades says he never imagined his CD “Tangos” would be nominated for a Latin Grammy.
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) — Two former mayors of New Britain are exchanging accusations over who’s at fault for the New Britain Rock Cats’ move to Hartford.
CLEVELAND (AP) — Tiger Woods might not be a world famous athlete were it not for Charlie Sifford and other black golfers who took a stand in the 1950s against the racist policies that denied them their chance to compete in the sport they loved.