NFL owners approved the Oakland Raiders' move to Las Vegas at the league meetings on Monday. The Raiders likely will play two or three more years in the Bay Area before their $1.7 billion stadium near the Las Vegas Strip is ready. Las Vegas, long taboo to the NFL because of its legalized gambling, also is getting an NHL team this fall, the Golden Knights.
The last time Kansas City Chiefs safety Eric Berry was in Atlanta during the regular season, he was having chemotherapy. On Sunday he scored eight points by himself to help his team beat the Falcons 29-28.
Panthers quarterback Cam Newton responded to criticism by a Tennessee mom who attended Sunday’s game against the Titans with her fourth-grade daughter. She asserted that his celebration dancing was not behavior of a role model, and Newton says we will have to wait until Sunday to see if he will continue to celebrate Carolina touchdowns.
Assistant District Attorney Mark Anthony told the jury during closing arguments that Desmine Hall, accused of kidnapping and carjacking, knew too many details to have learned about the crime from his cellphone news app
Sonya Patterson, chef and owner of downtown Columbus' newest seafood restaurant, said she "stepped out on faith" to pursue her dream of opening a restaurant. After two "soft opening" days, Patterson is opening Blu Crabs to the public for lunch and dinner on Thursday, Feb. 22. The address is 1205 First Ave., but the entrance is on the north side of 12th Street between Broadway and First Avenue. Here, she shows reporter Chuck Williams how she prepares a fish ceviche-style.
During her recent State of the City event, Columbus Mayor Teresa Tomlinson used garbages fees in Columbus to illustrate the impact not having access to inmate labor could have on the city budget but user fees.