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Peter Santo

Peter Santo was a digital writer for The Washington Times. 

Articles by Peter Santo

This Sept. 11, 2019, file photo, shows rows of books at a library in Phoenix.  (AP Photo/Anita Snow, File)  **FILE**

Nashville library campaigns against ‘banned books’

Nashville Public Library is giving out library cards saying "I read banned books" as they push back against Tennessee officials trying to regulate which books are taught in the state's public schools. Published May 6, 2022

In this March 4, 2020, file photo, country star Garth Brooks performs on stage during the 2020 Gershwin Prize Honoree's Tribute Concert at the DAR Constitution Hall in Washington. (Photo by Brent N. Clarke/Invision/AP, File)

Garth Brooks fans cause an earthquake during LSU concert

Country artist Garth Brooks and his fans literally rocked the world Saturday night as his performance of "Callin' Baton Rouge" triggered an earthquake inside Louisiana State University's Tiger Stadium in Baton Rouge. Published May 3, 2022

Quarterback Kenny Pickett, the Pittsburgh Steelers first-round draft pick, poses with a jersey after meeting with reporters at the team's training facility in Pittsburgh, Friday, April 29, 2022. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

Quarterbacks fall in NFL draft

This year's NFL draft quarterback class was considered far weaker than in recent years, but no one predicted them to fall this far. Published April 30, 2022

Los Angeles Rams head coach Sean McVay reacts during the second half of an NFL football game against the Baltimore Ravens, Sunday, Jan. 2, 2022, in Baltimore. This year's draft season featured the return of comparison shopping and face-to-face contact with college prospects a year after the NFL scouting combine was scuttled by the pandemic. Sean McVay, Kyle Shanahan and Robert Saleh all skipped this year's return engagement in which 324 players showed off some combination of their their athleticism, fitness, skill, speed, quickness, strength and savvy for scouts, coaches and general managers who were in attendance. (AP Photo/Gail Burton) **FILE**

Sean McVay shocked by Patriots draft pick

Los Angeles Rams head coach Sean McVay was stunned when the New England Patriots announced they had taken University of Tennessee-Chattanooga guard Cole Strange with the 29th pick in the NFL Draft. Published April 29, 2022