Ending an eligibility fight that dragged on for more than six months, the NCAA on Wednesday announced that Cheick Diallo, a 6-foot-9 McDonald’s All-American freshman forward, has been cleared to play for the University of Kansas after serving a five-game suspension.
Bruce Rozenblit, who submits one to three comments a day on The New York Times’ website, was included this week in a feature story about The Times’ most prolific and popular commenters. “Anyone can rant,” he says. “I like thoughtful analysis.”
Jason Van Dyke, the white 14-year veteran of Chicago’s police force who was charged Tuesday with first-degree murder in the 2014 fatal shooting of Laquan McDonald, has been accused of misconduct 17 times before, according to data from the University of Chicago and the journalism nonprofit Invisible Institute.