Frankie Frisco

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Philadelphia finds new way to use Crisco

Subscriber onlyGreat uses for Crisco include making pie crusts flaky and delicious, cookies and cakes soft and frosting fluffy. Sunday in Philadelphia, Crisco was used for preventing excited Eagles fans from climbing light poles after the NFC Championship Game against Minnesota. Continue reading...

Barkley says personality hurt LeBron

Subscriber onlyLeBron James, sometimes referred to as King James, is once again an NBA all-star. But Charles Barkley is seeing James more of a queen these days. Continue reading...

Cubs owner: Slugger needs to come clean

Subscriber onlyChicago Cubs owner Tom Ricketts said franchise career home run leader Sammy Sosa needs to "put everything on the table" in regard to performance enhancing drug use during his playing days if he is to ever be welcomed back by the team. Continue reading...

World Series managers to share a roof

Subscriber onlyLos Angeles Dodgers Manager Dave Roberts plans to host another major league manager at his home next week. Continue reading...

Official mulls retiring after controversy

Subscriber onlyNCAA basketball referee Ted Valentine told The Athletic that he is considering retirement amid the reaction to him turning his back on North Carolina's Joel Berry during a game Wednesday night. Continue reading...

Coach helps send Jets to cold offseason

Subscriber onlyBill Belichick, an apparent expert at all things air pressure, tried to gain an advantage when the weather turned frigid Sunday in Foxborough, Mass., for the Patriots-Jets game. Continue reading...

Jenkins sparkles in July

Subscriber onlyChris Jenkins is known among state amateur golfers as “Mr. Fourth of July” for his record number of Fourth of July Classic championships at War Memorial Golf Course. Continue reading...

Torn ACL doesn't stop Purdue QB

Subscriber onlyPurdue quarterback Elijah Sindelar's four-touchdown performance against Arizona in the Foster Farms Bowl is even more impressive considering he played the game with a torn ACL. Continue reading...

Pippen better than James by score of 6 to 3

Subscriber onlyNaismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Famer Scottie Pippen (Hamburg, Central Arkansas) told TMZ Sports that LeBron James "ain't better than me until he gets six titles." Continue reading...

Jones has flair for the heroics in title contest

Subscriber onlyJerry Jones’ grandson led his Dallas high school to a state championship Friday night while becoming the first quarterback to throw for more than 500 yards in a University Interscholastic League Texas state title game. Continue reading...

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