Post It Notes: Hottest Headlines on 12/3
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Congratulations are in order for Kim Fields! The Facts of Life and Living Single actress gave birth to her second son, Quincy Xavier Morgan, Tuesday morning in Atlanta, Georgia. Fields and her husband, Christopher Morgan, have a 6-year-old son named Sebastian Alexander.
The Kappa Alpha Psi chapter at Morgan State University in Baltimore has been placed on probation until 2015 for rejecting senior Brian Stewart because of his sexuality. The fraternity allegedly discriminated against Stewart because he is gay and such behavior violates university policies.
Seeking to move past its website woes, the Obama administration is launching a two-pronged health care strategy this month aimed at avoiding enrollment snafus come January while also trying to refocus the public’s attention on broader benefits of the sweeping law.
Detroit is eligible to shed billions in debt in the largest public bankruptcy in U.S. history, a judge said Tuesday in a long-awaited decision that now shifts the case toward how the city will accomplish that task. Judge Steven Rhodes turned down objections from unions, pension funds and retirees, which, like other creditors, could lose under any plan to solve $18 billion in long-term liabilities.
Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin has plenty of words to describe his ill-timed foray onto the field last week against Baltimore. Intentional is not one of them. Tomlin apologized at length Tuesday for nearly interfering with Ravens kick returner Jacoby Jones in the third quarter of a 22-20 Baltimore victory on Thanksgiving night, calling it “embarrassing, inexcusable, illegal, a blunder.”