Local Congressman Robert Hurt is glad a federal agency did an about-face, and abandoned plans to relocate young undocumented aliens to Brunswick County. Hurt says there’s one thing about the recent episode that still bothers him. That’s the way residents of Brunswick County and Lawrenceville were portrayed in other places. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services dropped its proposal to relocate kids from south of the border to the now-closed Saint Paul’s College in Lawrenceville. Hurt was a Monday guest on the Schilling Show.
Boston was picked by the U.S. Olympic Committee to be the country's candidate for the 2024 Games but rescinded its bid in a spectacular U-turn on Monday after the city's mayor said taxpayers could not afford to host the event.
UEFA head Michel Platini announced on Wednesday his intention to stand for presidency of FIFA in place of Sepp Blatter.
The Arizona Cardinals say new coach Jen Welter is believed to be the first woman to hold a coaching position of any kind in the NFL.