Six brothers allegedly molested girl for decade in North Carolina

HERTFORD, N.C., May 14 (UPI) --Six brothers sexually abused a girl for a decade, starting when she was 4, investigators in North Carolina say.
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Army major, wife, charged with 'unimaginable' child cruelty

NEWARK, N.J., April 30 (UPI) -- Federal prosecutors said a U.S. Army major and his wife have been arrested on charges of "unimaginable cruelty" against five children in their New Jersey home.

Shroud of Turin dating disputed by couple

COLORADO SPRINGS, Aug. 17 (UPI) -- A couple in Colorado Springs, Colo., has alleged the accepted radiocarbon dating of the famed Shroud of Turin is inaccurate.

Rapper Fabolous denies stabbing

NEW YORK, Dec. 16 (UPI) -- Rapper Fabolous has denied he was involved in the Thanksgiving Day stabbing of his childhood friend in New York, saying he was with his parents in New Jersey.

Sale of Texas town cleared by judge

MUSTANG, Texas, May 19 (UPI) -- The Texas town of Mustang looks to be the domain of one Tommy Sinclair now that a judge has ruled in his favor. Judge John Jackson decided that Sinclair will be allowed to buy all 75 acres of Mustang for the $600,000 purchase price he agreed to two years

COL FB: Notre Dame 35, Purdue 21

SOUTH BEND, Ind., Sept. 30 (UPI) -- Brady Quinn passed for 316 yards and two touchdowns Saturday to lead the 14th-ranked Notre Dame Fighting Irish to a 35-21 win over the Purdue Boilermakers.

Cleveland artists killed in building row

CLEVELAND, Aug. 19 (UPI) -- An ongoing beef between neighbors over a loud stereo allegedly ended in the deaths of two well-known and beloved Cleveland artists, a report says.

Future challenges for WTO

WASHINGTON, March 24 (UPI) -- Members of the World Trade Organization's consultive board, as well as multilateral trade experts, agreed during a discussion this week at Washington think tank American Enterprise Institute that the WTO's structure as a member-driven organization makes i

Hunt ban challenge reaches High Court

LONDON, Jan. 25 (UPI) -- British pro-hunting lobby the Countryside Alliance argued in the High Court Tuesday the government's ban on hunting with dogs is unconstitutional.

Report: Executed Texan may be innocent

CORSICANA, Texas, Dec. 9 (UPI) -- A Chicago Tribune investigation indicates a Texas man executed for setting a fire that killed his three daughters may have been innocent.

Endangered black rhino hunting ban lifted

BANGKOK, Oct. 5 (UPI) -- A ban on hunting critically endangered black rhinoceros has been lifted by the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species, The Telegraph reported.

Murder conviction overturned on old law

GREEN BAY, Wis., Sept. 3 (UPI) -- A little-known, 800-year-old law has been used to overturn the homicide conviction of a Green Bay, Wis., man, the Press-Gazette reported Friday.

Bail granted for deported soccer fans

LONDON, June 18 (UPI) -- English soccer fans, deported from Portugal for allegedly rioting in the resort of Algarve, have arrived in London and granted bail.

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Report: Steelers to axe Stewart

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 11 (UPI) -- It looks like the days of Kordell Stewart as quarterback of the Pittsburgh Steelers are over.
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John Jackson

John Jackson (born January 4, 1965) is a former American football offensive tackle in the National Football League. Best known for his time as a member of the Pittsburgh Steelers. John was drafted out of Eastern Kentucky University, while at EKU. Jackson was a three-year starter and a two-time All-OVC selection at EKU under legendary head coach Roy Kidd. While he was at EKU, the Colonels won three OVC titles and he blocked for two of the top five career rushers in EKU history, Elroy Harris and James Crawford.

Jackson spent 14 seasons in the NFL with 3 teams different teams. The Pittsburgh Steelers (1988-1997), the San Diego Chargers (1998-1999), and the Cincinnati Bengals (2000-2001). He started in Super Bowl XXX for the Steelers when they went up against the Dallas Cowboys. John Jackson was inducted into the Kentucky Pro Football Hall of Fame in June 2009. Jackson is currently living in Cincinnati, OH and his son Josh Jackson is a collegiate football player at Kentucky State University. A possible NFL prospect in 2012.

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