Scholar-athletes in the news

Football Players
News Headline:
“Tulane RB charged with robbery and battery.”
News Headline: “South Carolina commit accused of stealing iPods and iPads from school.”
News Headline: “Three Eastern Michigan players face assault charges.”
News Headline: “Last-minute suspension at Alabama, violation of team rules.”
A quick question for Alabama:
Was it a misdemeanor violation of team rules or a felony violation of team rules?

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QT Early Warning System

Asteroid
News Headline: “Killer bus-sized asteroid flies dangerously close past Earth.”
But that was in May.
It was then that Asteroids 2014 JR24 and 2014 JG55 were discovered as they passed between Earth and the moon.
Which brought us to June, when Asteroid 2014 MHS6 was discovered three days after it passed between Earth and the moon.
Which brought us to July, when Asteroid 2014 OP2 was discovered two days after it passed between Earth and the moon.
Which brought us to August, when Asteroid 2014 RA was discovered two days after it passed closer to Earth than the orbits of some man-made satellites.
Which brings us to September and Asteroid 2014 RC.
It was discovered yesterday.
It will pass closer to Earth on Sunday than the orbits of some man-made satellites.
It may about as large as two buses, best we can tell.
But it will miss us.
Well. OK.  Best we can tell.

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