Former Chelsea boss Avram Grant denies claims he could return

Former Chelsea manager Avram Grant has denied claims he will make a surprise return to Stamford Bridge. On Tuesday, reports suggested he could return to help current boss Frank Lampard. It was thought that owner Roman Abramovich wanted him to add some experience to the coaching staff. FEATURE: English quartet among 10 youngest players in…Continue Reading

Former FDA official to help lead vaccine oversight for Biden

Former Food and Drug Administration Commissioner David Kessler will serve as chief science officer of the COVID-19 response under the Biden administration. Kessler will help lead Operation Warp Speed, the joint Pentagon and Department of Health and Human Services project to develop and distribute COVID-19 vaccines and other medicines, the Biden transition team announced Friday. Kesser led…Continue Reading

Former Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has been criminally charged with willful neglect in connection with the Flint water crisis, report says

Former Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has been criminally charged with willful neglect of duty in connection with the Flint water crisis, the Associated Press reported Wednesday.  Former Michigan health director Nick Lyons is another official also expected to face charges.  The Flint water crisis started in 2014, when the city decided to switch to a…Continue Reading

Four former female employees allege $79 billion IT giant Infosys discriminated against women, with an exec saying men ‘have families to support’ while ‘women have husbands to support them’ (INFY)

Four former Infosys employees say in an EEOC complaint that the Indian IT company discriminated against them because they are women. The former employees published an open letter calling on the Infosys Board of Directors to release them from the mandatory arbitration clauses of their job contracts so they can pursue their claims in court.…Continue Reading

‘He’s on his own’: Former White House press secretary Ari Fleischer says he will no longer ‘defend’ Trump

Former White House press secretary Ari Fleischer said that he would no longer “defend” President Donald Trump following a pro-Trump riot in the Capitol building on Wednesday, according to the Associated Press. “At this point, I won’t defend him anymore,” said Fleischer, who voted for Trump last year. “I won’t defend him for stirring the…Continue Reading

Former Michigan OL Zach Carpenter Announces Transfer to Indiana

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — Former Michigan offensive lineman Zach Carpenter has found a new home in the Big Ten.Carpenter announced on New Year’s Eve that he is officially transferring to Indiana.On Dec. 10, Carpenter announced his intents to transfer from Michigan. He wrote: “I want to thank coach Harbaugh, coach Warriner and the rest of the staff…Continue Reading

Former minister wants answers over ‘meat cartel’ scandal

Amanah deputy president Datuk Seri Salahuddin urged the authorities to ensure those involved are appropriately punished. — Picture by Ben Tan KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 24 — Parti Amanah Negara’s deputy president Datuk Seri Salahuddin Ayub has demanded the agriculture and food industries minister explain the recent discovery of a syndicate said to have been selling…Continue Reading

Former Kings, Blazers PF Caleb Swanigan Arrested on Marijuana Possession Charges

David Zalubowski/Associated PressFormer Portland Trail Blazers and Sacramento Kings forward Caleb Swanigan was arrested early Wednesday in Indiana and preliminarily charged with marijuana possession. Justin L. Mack of the Indianapolis Star reported Swanigan, an Indianapolis native, was booked in Whitley County Jail at 3:05 a.m. local time and bonded out at 4:45 a.m. His first court…Continue Reading