MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — A linebacker for Western Illinois University's football team is set to become a most valuable player for an infant with a rare immune disorder.
The school said Monday that 20-year-old sophomore Jordan Veloz signed up last year during a bone marrow registry drive on campus. He filled out paperwork and had a few swabs taken from the inside his mouth so that his DNA could be placed in a national bone marrow registry.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Witnesses tell police that UFC light heavyweight champion Jon "Bones" Jones ran from a crash that hospitalized a pregnant woman but quickly came back to grab "a large handful of cash" from the car.
Albuquerque Officer Simon Drobik says authorities are searching for Jones, who's wanted for questioning. No charges have been filed, but the woman driving the other vehicle received minor injuries in the Sunday morning crash.
PARIS (AP) — A French prosecutor has opened a preliminary investigation into allegations that construction company Vinci gravely mistreated migrant workers in Qatar as it prepares to host the 2022 World Cup.
Vinci has vigorously denied the charges. Vinci's Qatar subsidiary QDVC has contracts worth 2.2 billion euros ($2.4 billion) in Qatar.
Activist group Sherpa said Monday that it was informed of the investigation by the prosecutor's office in the...