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Nathan Francis


Nathan is a veteran of the newspaper industry, having worked at both daily and weekly papers and as a trade magazine editor. He has covered New York state and national politics, government, education and the business sector and was recently nominated for the National Newspaper Association's 2012 Better Newspaper Contest. Aside from his work in journalism, Nathan is also a contributor to several financial and business-related blogs. Email:

Greg Oden Scores First NBA Basket In Nearly Five Years


Greg Oden was once a can’t-miss prospect, the next coming of LeBron James, but on Wednesday the center was just happy to be scoring his first NBA basket in five years. After a string of injuries at the start of his NBA career derailed Oden, the big man finally made his way back into the… Read more »

Watch Duck Dynasty Season 5 Premiere Online, Free Streaming Video


Fans can watch the Duck Dynasty Season 5 premiere live online and see how the show addresses the offseason controversy regarding star Phil Robertson. Robertson ignited a wave of controversy with an interview he gave to GQ late last year. In the interview, he said that men who have sex with men are sinful and… Read more »

Watch 2014 Australian Open Live Online: Week 1 Action

Watch 2014 Australian Open Live Online: Week 1 Action

Fans can watch the 2014 Australian Open live online as action starts down under and top contenders begin their climb toward the top. The two-week tournament kicked off on Sunday for American viewers, and thanks to ESPN viewers can watch all the Australian Open action live online with streaming video. Coverage started Sunday on ESPN3,… Read more »

OutKast Reunion: Rap Group Announces Tour Of 40 Concerts This Summer


OutKast has big plans for their 20th anniversary, announcing a summer tour that will include 40 concert dates and some big headlining acts. The rap group made the announcement on Monday, which follows up reports from last week that Big Boi and Andre 3000 were reuniting to perform at the music festival Coachella. It has… Read more »

Cleveland Browns Coaching Vacancy ‘Radioactive,’ NFL Sources Say

Cleveland Browns Coaching Vacancy 'Radioactive,' NFL Sources Say

The Cleveland Browns are having difficulty filling their head coaching vacancy after firing first-year coach Rob Chudzinski, with league sources saying the job is considered “radioactive” by potential candidates. The Browns shocked many around the NFL by dumping Chudzinski after just his first season. The Browns finished 4-12 under his tenure but suffered from some… Read more »

Alex Rodriguez Plans To Fight Suspension In Federal Court


Alex Rodriguez plans on taking the fight to appeal his 162-game suspension all the way to the top. After arbitrator Frederic Horowitz reduced the New York Yankees slugger’s original 211-game suspension to 162 games, Rodriguez announced that he still plans to appeal in federal court. Rodriguez was one of a number of players suspended for… Read more »