Mark Williams - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Mark Williams 3 Minnesota footballers cleared by school in assault case MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Three Minnesota football players were cleared of sexual harassment allegations in the final round of appeals at the school and will be allowed to return to spring practice, while two more had their suspensions in connection with allegations of a sexual assault upheld. Provost Karen Hanson heard the appeals and upheld the decision to rem... Tue, 21 Mar 2017 05:24:00 GMT 2017-03-21T05:24:00Z Twins trumped: Winklevoss's lose bid for bitcoin trade fund WASHINGTON (AP) — The irrepressible Winklevoss twins, known for having sued Mark Zuckerberg over the idea for Facebook, have suffered a setback from federal regulators in their push to expand the use of bitcoin to a wider universe of investors. The Securities and Exchange Commission rejected Friday a proposed Winklevoss exchange-traded fund that could hav... Sat, 11 Mar 2017 00:08:00 GMT 2017-03-11T00:08:00Z China's foreign reserves rise following capital controls BEIJING (AP) — China's foreign exchange reserves rebounded unexpectedly from a six-year low in February after Beijing imposed controls to stop a flood of capital leaving the world's second-largest economy. The reserves rose by a relatively modest $6.9 billion to just over $3 trillion, according to official data Tuesday, while private sector analysts had e... Tue, 07 Mar 2017 10:44:00 GMT 2017-03-07T10:44:00Z Hearings begin for suspended Minnesota football players MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Ten Minnesota football players suspended for their alleged involvement in a sexual assault faced a panel of university employees on Thursday and Friday in an attempt to avoid expulsion and other punishments recommended by the school's Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action office. The players have denied any wrongdoing and remain enro... Fri, 27 Jan 2017 06:37:00 GMT 2017-01-27T06:37:00Z Prosecutor decides no charges after 2nd look at Gophers case MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Ten suspended Minnesota football players will not face charges in connection with an alleged sexual assault near campus, prosecutors announced Friday after taking a second look at the case. Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman had previously declined to charge the players in connection with the September incident that triggered suspens... Fri, 30 Dec 2016 22:54:00 GMT 2016-12-30T22:54:00Z Correction: Minnesota-Suspensions story MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — In a story Dec. 14 about the suspensions of 10 University of Minnesota football players over an alleged sexual assault, The Associated Press erroneously reported the date of the alleged attack. It was Sept. 2, not Sept. 3. A corrected version of the story is below: 10 suspended Minnesota players won't play in Holiday Bowl University of ... Fri, 16 Dec 2016 20:44:00 GMT 2016-12-16T20:44:00Z