Basketball coach Mike Rice was fired by Rutgers University for throwing basketballs and homophobic slurs at his players and basically treating them like they weren’t human. However, there seems to be a cadre of Twitter users out there who would like it if Rice were their coach.
- Former Virginia Gov. Jim Gilmore is dropping out of the race for the Republican presidential nomination. He got 133 votes in New Hampshire.
- Venezuela is reporting hospitalizations and three deaths as the Zika virus, which is linked to birth defects, spreads.
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