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How Rick Singer started the college admissions cheating scandal? It began with a reality TV audition

Rick Singer looks straight into the camera, auditioning for his own reality show about the cutthroat world of college admissions. Wearing a light blue sweater vest, he pitches himself as a “life-coach” for families desperate to get their kids into Stanford, Yale and USC. He has the look of a tennis pro and a voice that could pass for New York “fixer” Michael Cohen. “This is a game,’’ he says on the production company video submitted to a network in 2010 and unearthed last week by TMZ . “Just rea...
Tags: Politics, New York, Hollywood, News, California, Stanford, Boston, Africa, Sports, California News, Sacramento, Sport, Fbi, Soccer, Higher Education, Phil Mickelson

Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal to meet in Indian Wells semifinal

INDIAN WELLS, CALIFORNIA – MARCH 15: Roger Federer of Switzerland plays a forehand against Hubert Hurkacz of Poland during their men’s singles quarter final match on day twelve of the BNP Paribas Open at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden on March 15, 2019 in Indian Wells, California. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images) Hubert Hurkacz, of Poland, serves to Roger Federer, of Switzerland, at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament Friday, March 15, 2019, in Indian Wells, Calif. (AP Photo/Mark J...
Tags: California, Russia, Sports, Spain, Sport, Ap, Soccer, Shanghai, Dubai, Novak Djokovic, Switzerland, Poland, Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Lafayette, Melinda Gates

Social media law roundup

Was this an entry in a contest to draft the most unconstitutional bill? “Florida Bill Would Make It a Crime for Minors to Post Pictures of Guns on Social Media” [Eugene Volokh] “Everyone involved in politics has bad days, when one’s interests conflict with one’s ideals.” But conservatives should resist the temptation to call in government to regulate the Internet [John Samples] New Republican interest in antitrust explainable by wish to bust corporations considered unfriendly to Republicans [...
Tags: Facebook, Florida, Guns, Law, Uncategorized, Elizabeth Warren, Social Media, Antitrust, Warren, Lafayette, Eugene Volokh, Steven Greenhut, Wrong Right, Scott Shackford, Elizabeth Nolan Brown, John Samples

I'm 28 & Spent $1,425 On My Wellness Routine This Week

Welcome to Refinery29’s Feel Good Diaries, where we chronicle the physical and mental wellness routines of women today, their costs, and whether or not these self-care rituals actually make you feel good. Have your own Feel Good Diary to submit? You can do so here!Today: A woman who takes her wellness routine very seriously and is trying to get back in shape after being diagnosed with collagenous gastritis last year. As a result of her illness, she monitors her diet very carefully and tries to ...
Tags: Fashion, Music, New York, Aclu, Lafayette, Steve, Classpass, Tribeca, Rose, Equinox, Juice Press, New York City Also, Enya, Irani, IMD, Ampersand

Appalachian State tops Louisiana-Lafayette 90-80

LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — Ronshad Shabazz had 20 points as Appalachian State got past Louisiana-Lafayette 90-80 on Sunday. Hunter Seacat had 16 points and eight rebounds for Appalachian State (10-19, 5-11 Sun Belt Conference). Tyrell Johnson added 15 points. Justin Forrest had 13 points for the visiting team. Jakeenan Gant had 23 points and 15 […]
Tags: News, Sports, Lafayette, Appalachian State, La AP, Louisiana Lafayette, Tyrell Johnson, Justin Forrest, Ronshad Shabazz, JaKeenan Gant

Ivanauskas scores 15 to carry Colgate over Lafayette 76-70

EASTON, Pa. (AP) — Rapolas Ivanauskas had 15 points as Colgate stretched its winning streak to eight games, topping Lafayette 76-70 on Saturday. Dana Batt had 12 points for Colgate (21-10, 13-5 Patriot League). Malcolm Regisford added 11 points. Jack Ferguson had 11 points for the road team. Jordan Burns, who was second on the […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Lafayette, Colgate, EASTON Pa, Jack Ferguson, Jordan Burns, Rapolas Ivanauskas, Ivanauskas, Dana Batt, Patriot League Malcolm Regisford

Gant lifts Louisiana-Lafayette past Coastal Carolina 83-70

LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — Jakeenan Gant had 29 points as Louisiana-Lafayette topped Coastal Carolina 83-70 on Thursday night. Cedric Russell had 14 points for Louisiana-Lafayette (17-11, 8-7 Sun Belt Conference). Marcus Stroman added 13 points, eight assists and five steals. Jerekius Davis had seven rebounds for the hosts. Devante Jones had 19 points for the […]
Tags: News, Sports, Lafayette, La AP, Louisiana Lafayette, Gant, Marcus Stroman, Coastal Carolina, JaKeenan Gant, Cedric Russell, Devante Jones, Jerekius Davis

Mahoney scores 28 to carry Boston U. past Lafayette 84-82

EASTON, Pa. (AP) — Max Mahoney had 28 points as Boston University edged past Lafayette 84-82 on Wednesday night. Mahoney shot 12 for 15 from the field. Javante McCoy had 12 points for Boston University (14-16, 7-10 Patriot League). Tyler Scanlon added 11 points. Alex Vilarino had 11 points for the visitors. McCoy made two […]
Tags: News, Boston, Sports, Ap, Lafayette, Boston University, McCoy, Mahoney, EASTON Pa, Max Mahoney, Tyler Scanlon, Javante McCoy, Alex Vilarino

Bucknell makes school-record 21 3s in 118-76 victory

LEWISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Andrew Funk scored a career-high 21 points and made five of Bucknell’s school-record 21 3-pointers as the Bison scored the second-most points in program history in a 118-76 win over Lafayette on Sunday. The victory gave the Bison (18-10, 12-4 Patriot League) a one-game lead over second-place Lehigh and Colgate, both […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Lafayette, Lewisburg, Colgate, Lehigh, Bucknell, Patriot League, Bison, Andrew Funk

Petrie scores last 7 points; Lafayette beats American 70-68

EASTON, Pa. (AP) — Alex Petrie scored the last seven points of the game that included a layup with 3.3 seconds left to lift Lafayette to a 70-68 victory over American on Wednesday night. Sa’eed Nelson’s half-court shot for American hit the back of the rim at the buzzer. Paulius Zalys scored 19 points to […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Lafayette, Nelson, EASTON Pa, Petrie, Alex Petrie, Paulius Zalys

ThinkGenetic procures $1.5 mln

ThinkGenetic Inc, a provider of artificial intelligence-driven genetic diagnosis, has raised $1.5 million in funding. The investors included Cian Robinson, executive director of the innovation, research and real estate investments division of Lafayette General Health System. PRESS RELEASE LAFAYETTE, La., February 19, 2019 ( – ThinkGenetic, Inc. (, makers of an artificial intelligence-driven SymptomMatcher for genetic disorders, today announced the successful clo...
Tags: Trends, Healthcare, Lafayette, Louisiana, Robinson, Acadiana, Lafayette Louisiana, VC Deals, ThinkGenetic Inc, Cian Robinson, Lafayette General Health System PRESS, Innovation Research and Real Estate Investments, Lafayette General Health System, To Restore Maintain and Improve Health, Dave Jacob

Odd rules - example involving 1099-MISC for employee

Some situations can lead to odd tax results and often additional efforts a taxpayer had to go through to get the right result (or close to it). A case from November 2018 fits this category. Here is a brief summary and some observations.Czerw v. Lafayette Storage & Moving Corp., et al, #16-CV-6701-FPG (WD NY, 11/9/18) – C started working for L as a mover in 1993. L started having financial problems in 2014 causing C to not regularly receive paychecks and some checks bounced. C cont...
Tags: Taxes, Medicare, Lafayette, Misc, Worker Classification, Professor Nellen, Nellen, FICA, Ferrentino, 1099-MISC, 7434, Czerw, Lafayette Storage Moving Corp, Medicare Tax

Jaworski, Zalys carry balanced Lafayette over Navy 80-74

Justin Jaworski had 19 points to lead five Lafayette players in double figures as the Leopards got past Navy 80-74 on Wednesday night.
Tags: Navy, Finance, Article, Associated Press, Lafayette, Md, Annapolis, FBN, Fbn/markets, Fox-business/markets, Justin Jaworski, 10a52aca-a4e7-5c1d-9132-8b23f2913974, Jaworski Zalys

Z Capital promotes eight and hires four

Z Capital has made eight promotions and four hires. Among those promoted are Matthew Kane who has become general counsel and chief compliance office; and Cheryl Gioioso who is now director of human resources. And, among the new hires are Martin Halle and Ryan Paskin as operation directors. PRESS RELEASE NEW YORK, Feb. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Z Capital Group, L.L.C. (“Z Capital” or the “Firm”), a leading alternative asset manager of value-oriented private equity and credit funds, today announced ...
Tags: New York, Trends, People, Scarpa, Lafayette, Kane, Walsh, Sharma, Halle, Herron, CohnReznick LLP, Z Capital, Paskin, Matthew Kane, Capital Group L L C Z Capital, ACA Compliance Group

Jaworski, Petrie lift Lafayette over Holy Cross 69-67

EASTON, Pa. (AP) — Justin Jaworski had 18 points, including two free throws with less than five seconds left, to lead five Lafayette players in double figures as the Leopards held on to beat Holy Cross 69-67 on Sunday. Alex Petrie added 13 points for the Leopards. Lukas Jarrett chipped in 12, E.J. Stephens scored […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Lafayette, Stephens, Holy Cross, EASTON Pa, Alex Petrie, Justin Jaworski, Lukas Jarrett, Jaworski Petrie

Gant lifts Louisiana-Lafayette past Georgia St. 76-72

LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — Jakeenan Gant had 23 points as Louisiana-Lafayette narrowly beat Georgia State 76-72 on Friday night. Cedric Russell had 14 points for Louisiana-Lafayette (14-10, 5-6 Sun Belt Conference). Trajan Wesley added 10 points. Marcus Stroman had seven assists and six rebounds for the hosts. Devin Mitchell had 21 points for the Panthers […]
Tags: News, Sports, Lafayette, Panthers, La AP, Georgia State, Louisiana Lafayette, Georgia St, Gant, Marcus Stroman, Devin Mitchell, JaKeenan Gant, Cedric Russell, Trajan Wesley

Brown scores 32, Georgia Southern downs Ragin’ Cajuns 103-86

LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — Tookie Brown poured in a season-high 32 points and Quan Jackson scored 23 as Georgia Southern pummeled Louisiana-Lafayette 103-86 Wednesday night. Georgia Southern (14-9, 6-4 Sun Belt Conference) shot 54 percent from the floor, 35 of 65, and drained 10 of 15 shots from behind the 3-point arc. Brown, with three, […]
Tags: News, Sports, Lafayette, Brown, La AP, Sun Belt Conference, Louisiana Lafayette, Georgia Southern, Quan Jackson, Tookie Brown

Petrie, Jarrett power Lafayette to win at Boston University

BOSTON (AP) — Alex Petrie scored 20 points, Lukas Jarrett had 13 points with nine rebounds and Lafayette defeated Boston University 79-72 on Wednesday night, snapping a four-game losing streak. Justin Jaworski added 12 points and six assists and Kyle Stout scored 11 for the Leopards (6-16, 3-8 Patriot League). Stout and Petrie both made […]
Tags: News, Boston, Sports, Ap, Lafayette, Boston University, Petrie, Leopards, Alex Petrie, Kyle Stout, Justin Jaworski, Petrie Jarrett, Lukas Jarrett

Officers recognize, arrest woman who barked at police dog

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — An Indiana woman who barked at a police dog attracted the attention of officers, who arrested her on outstanding warrants. Lafayette police say officers were conducting a traffic stop Monday when 20-year-old Kiana Champagne Fletcher, who was standing in front of her home, began barking at a police dog sniffing the […]
Tags: News, Indiana, Ap, Nation, Lafayette, Nation & World, Lafayette Ind, Kiana Champagne Fletcher

Cohen scores 33 points; Lehigh beats Lafayette 93-86 in OT

EASTON, Pa. (AP) — Jordan Cohen scored a career-high 33 points that included 14 of Lehigh’s 18 points in overtime as the Mountain Hawks beat Lafayette 93-86 on Wednesday night. Cohen had 10 points during 14-9 run to open the extra period. Justin Jaworski’s layup with 49 seconds left pulled Lafayette to 89-86 with 49 […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Lafayette, Cohen, EASTON Pa, Lehigh, Jordan Cohen, Mountain Hawks, Justin Jaworski

911 dispatcher helps boy with his fractions homework

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Police dispatchers are trained to deal with a number of situations, and a dispatcher in Indiana had to know her numbers when a boy called 911 seeking help with his homework. Lafayette Police dispatcher Antonia Bundy answered the call from the boy, who said he had “a bad day at school.” […]
Tags: News, Indiana, Nation, Lafayette, Ind AP, Nation & World, Lafayette Police, Antonia Bundy

When a boy called 911 after tough day at school, the dispatcher was there to help

Lafayette Police Chief Pat Flannelly says homework help isn’t the best use of 911 but lauds dispatcher who talked an student through a tough moment
Tags: News, Lafayette, Pat Flannelly

Gant, Stroman each score 21, lead Louisiana past Troy, 86-81

LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — JaKeenan Gant and Marcus Stroman each scored 21 points and Louisiana-Lafayette rallied late to beat Troy 86-81 in a Sun Belt battle on Saturday night. The Ragin’ Cajuns won their second straight game, the first time they have put together back-to-back wins since they beat McNeese and Southeastern Louisiana in December. […]
Tags: News, Sports, Lafayette, Louisiana, La AP, Troy, Louisiana Lafayette, Sun Belt, Marcus Stroman, McNeese, JaKeenan Gant, Gant Stroman

Grayson sparks Army to a season sweep of Lafayette, 69-63

EASTON, Pa. (AP) — Lonnie Grayson came off the bench to score a season-high 19 points and spark Army to a 69-63 win over Lafayette to complete a season sweep of the Leopards on Saturday afternoon. Grayson has become a spark off the bench and now has scored in double figures in four straight games, […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Army, Lafayette, Grayson, EASTON Pa, Lonnie Grayson

Hardy leads Louisiana past S Alabama late for 88-84 win

LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — JaKeenan Gant scored 28 points with eight rebounds, P.J. Hardy scored 18 and Louisiana-Lafayette beat South Alabama 88-84 on Thursday night. Hardy’s 3-pointer with 2:20 left broke an 80-all tie. He made a key steal 27 seconds later that led to Cedric Russell’s 3 and the Ragin’ Cajuns (12-7, 3-3 Sun […]
Tags: News, Sports, Alabama, Lafayette, Louisiana, La AP, South Alabama, Louisiana Lafayette, JaKeenan Gant, Cedric Russell, J Hardy

Former NCAA softball star dies in car accident in Louisiana

Geri Ann Glasco, an ex-NCAA softball star and volunteer assistant coach at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette, died in a car crash.            [Author: Lafayette Daily Advertiser]
Tags: News, Ncaa, Lafayette, Louisiana, University of Louisiana, Lafayette Daily Advertiser, Geri Ann Glasco

Ivanauskas, Batt lead Colgate past Lafayette

HAMILTON, N.Y. (AP) — Rapolas Ivanauskas scored 13 points, Dana Batt had 12 points with eight rebounds and Colgate defeated Lafayette 57-47 on Wednesday night. Will Rayman had 10 points and Tucker Richardson contributed five points, eight rebounds and five assists for Colgate (12-8, 4-3 Patriot League). The Raiders played without leading scorer Jordan Burns, […]
Tags: News, Sports, Raiders, Ap, Lafayette, Hamilton, Colgate, Jordan Burns, Will Rayman, Rapolas Ivanauskas, Ivanauskas Batt, Dana Batt, Tucker Richardson

Atlas and ATC to merge

Atlas Technical Consultants, an infrastructure engineering, testing, inspection and program management firm and ATC Group Services, an integrated environmental engineering consulting firm, have agreed to merge. No financial terms were disclosed. Both Atlas and ATC are backed by Bernhard Capital Partners Management LP. PRESS RELEASE AUSTIN, TX and LAFAYETTE, LA January 22, 2019 – Atlas Technical Consultants (“Atlas”), a leading, world-class infrastructure engineering, testing, inspection and prog...
Tags: Trends, Atlas, United States, San Diego, M&a, Lafayette, ECS, Dexter, ATC, Boyer, Roswell Ga, Joe Boyer, Bernhard Capital, Bernhard Capital Partners Management LP, Atlas Technical Consultants, Jeff Jenkins Partner

Zalys scores 21, Lafayette battles past American 84-79 in OT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Paulius Zalys scored six of his 21 points in overtime as Lafayette battled past American on Saturday, halting a two-game slide. Zalys added seven rebounds and six assists for Lafayette (5-12, 2-4 Patriot League), which placed five in double-digit scoring for the first time this season and pulled even with American (8-9, […]
Tags: News, Washington, Sports, Ap, Lafayette, Patriot League, Paulius Zalys, Zalys

National Speakers Association, Northern California, January Chapter Meeting

Over 60 members and guests of the Northern California Chapter of the National Speakers Association gathered in Lafayette last Saturday to hear NSA National President Dan Thurmon, CSP, CPAE, who presented a talk titled “Doing what it Takes: How to Differentiate & Deliver in Today’s Competitive Marketplace”. Dan is an author, entrepreneur, workplace performance expert, […]
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