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Penn State suing former coordinator for almost seven figures

Penn State suing former coordinator for almost seven figures

According to court documents, a buyout clause in Shoop's Penn State contract stated that should he resign before it expired he would be required to pay liquidated damages of 50 percent of his base salary. He left the Nittany Lions in January of 2016 for the same position with the Tennessee Volunteers. The university had submitted a request in writing for Shoop's payment and, through advisement of his counsel, he's refused to make the payment, per the court records.


UNESCO World Heritage Council Votes To Condemn Israeli Actions In Jerusalem

UNESCO World Heritage Council Votes To Condemn Israeli Actions In Jerusalem

The resolution, formally sponsored by Jordan and enthusiastically pushed by the Palestinian Authority, "regrets the failure of the Israeli occupying authorities to cease the persistent excavations, tunneling, works, projects and other illegal practices in East Jerusalem, particularly in and around the Old City of Jerusalem, which are illegal under worldwide law", according to the text quoted by the Israeli news website.


NPR Tweets Declaration of Independence, Trump Supporters Call It 'Propaganda'

NPR Tweets Declaration of Independence, Trump Supporters Call It 'Propaganda'

For the past 29 years , hosts, reporters, newscasters and commentators at the National Public Radio (NPR) have been reading the historic document every Fourth of July on the "Morning Edition."This year, they chose to take their annual tradition to social media and tweeted the nation's founding document line by line in a series of more than 100 tweets".


Police rescue dog from hot vehicle with their own hands

Police rescue dog from hot vehicle with their own hands

When the drive-thru was closed, she left her pet inside the vehicle to enter the bank lobby. The Roswell Police Department tweeted out a video Wednesday after officers rescued dogs trapped in a hot vehicle. "They just don't know the law or they think that it's OK if it's only for a minute", they wrote. "You did the right thing in calling", the officer wearing the bodycam tells the person who called authorities.


Guardiola to leave £100m worth of talent off Man City's USA tour

Guardiola to leave £100m worth of talent off Man City's USA tour

He said: "This year we weren't there but you must realise that even Barcelona haven't made it to the semi-finals each year". The suggestion is that City believe that both clubs have the financial clout to meet their £18m valuation and City will not benefit from allowing their long-serving player to spend another season playing for another team.


John Merrill questions Donald Trump voter data request

John Merrill questions Donald Trump voter data request

About 40 states have said they'll reject the information request in whole or in part. That information - which includes voter names and addresses, birth dates, party affiliations if available, voting histories and the final four digits of social security numbers - would be stored and made publicly available, a practice EPIC's lawyers said was "without precedent and insane".