The Masters had two big winners: Tiger Woods and James Adducci. Adducci, a 39-year-old self-described day trader from Wisconsin, hauled in nearly $1.2 million with Woods’ victory and made the decision to publicly disclose his win. I delved into his criminal background and confronted Adducci about it.
A person was arrested at a hotel and luxury apartment building in Cleveland on the night Kareem Hunt was caught on surveillance video assaulting a woman. But it wasn’t the former Kansas City Chiefs running back. Broke news that police never obtained video, but did arrest a bystander. I went through hours of video, edited it down and contacted the bystander, who attempted to help Hunt’s assault victim that night.
Right after O.J emerged on Twitter, I posed this question: Should he get a blue checkmark? Simpson continues to be active on Twitter, but he’s still not verified.
I worked with his representatives for weeks to get a one-on-one – all while covering the 2006 Indy 500. I got the green light two days before Newman and the open-wheel team he co-owned was scheduled to run in Monterrey, Mexico. I spent parts of two days with Newman and his racing team. I turned the story around that weekend for Monday’s paper. It was the last lengthy interview Newman conducted before he died in 2008.