UFC’s Jones suspended but could return in Oct.
8:12 PM ETBrett OkamotoESPN Staff Writer CloseMMA columnist for ESPN.com Analyst for "MMA Live" Covered MMA for Las Vegas SunUFC star Jon Jones could be eligible to return to competition by Oct. 28 -- fifteen months after failing the second drug test of his illustrious career.The United States Anti-Doping Agency announced Wednesday it has suspended…
Vigil planned for slain Iowa State golf champion
7:31 PM ETESPN News Services AMES, Iowa -- A vigil is planned to remember an Iowa State University student-athlete who was killed this week while playing golf on a course near the college campus in Ames.Celia Barquin Arozamena, a 22-year-old engineering student from Spain, was the Big 12 women's golf champion this year. The vigil…
Giant spider web stretches 1,000 feet across lagoon: They’re having ‘a party’
A lagoon in western Greece is covered in a 1,000-foot spider web as mating season hits the island of Aitoliko.  (iStock) A lagoon in western Greece is starting to look more like an abandoned home's basement than a picturesque shoreline. The greenery surrounding the lagoon in Aitoliko is buried in thick, sticky cobwebs. The webs are filled…
Central NY food distributor plans to expand, add 149 jobs
VAN BUREN, N.Y. (AP) — A central New York food distributor plans to expand its warehouse and distribution center and add nearly 150 jobs. The Post-Standard of Syracuse reports G&C Food Distributors and Brokers plans to spend $22 million to expand its facility in the Onondaga County town of Van Buren, just west of Syracuse.…
Report finds many open jobs at eastern Illinois VA hospital
DANVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A federal reports shows that a Veterans Affairs hospital in eastern Illinois is having trouble filling many of its health care jobs. The national report released by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs found that the VA Illiana Health Care System in Danville had 167 open positions as of June 30.…