News archive from 6 August 2013

Key dates in the history of The Washington Post

WASHINGTON -- Key dates in the history of The Washington Post: — 1877: The newspaper is founded by Democrat Stilton Hutchins and published its first edition on Dec. 6, with an initial circulation of 10,000. — 1889: Hutchins sells...

 

CH2M-Hill announces closure of Kenai unit

KENAI, Alaska -- A decision by CH2M Hill to close its Kenai unit will affect 65 employees of the construction and engineering firm. The Peninsula Clarion reports Zebadiah Carpenter was one of the workers who received word of the closure Thursday....

 

White Sox Game Day: '99 problems and A-Rod ain't one'

The topic of the White Sox's 10-game losing streak was on the back burner Monday at U.S. Cellular Field as the Sox readied to play the Yankees and newly suspended Alex Rodriguez. A mass of local and national media descended upon the South Side to talk...

 

Cowlishaw: There Cowboys defense showed signs of encouragement, but no answers in Hall of Fame Game

Columnist Tim Cowlishaw held a chat on Monday. Here are some highlights Whew, Monte's D delivered big time, can he (they) do this all season? I don't want to to rain on your parade but Ryan Tannehill was on the field long enough to go 2-for-5. The...

Dallas News, 19:03 in Sport
 

Cowlishaw: The Cowboys RBs looked good on Sunday, but I don't know how you keep all of them and all the TEs

Columnist Tim Cowlishaw held a chat on Monday. Here are some highlights The Cowboys seem to have a number of good running back, namely Murray, Randle, Tanner and Dunbar. Can they keep all four of these guys? I don't know how you keep all the running...

Dallas News, 19:03 in Sport
 
Police seek public's help in finding Apple product thieves

Police seek public's help in finding Apple product thieves

Police are asking for the public's help in identifying three suspects videotaped stealing several Apple products from a Lenoir Wal-Mart. The three women were observed on June 28 distracting the sales associate while removing several Apple iPods and...

 

Institute: Brazil has more homicides than thought

SAO PAULO -- A Brazilian government institute says the nation has many more homicides than officially reported. The government-run Economic Research Institute says in a Monday report that its analysis of a national database of death certificates shows...

 

Louisiana black bear population growing slowly

NEW ORLEANS -- New studies suggest Louisiana black bear population has gradually grown to 500, but whether the subspecies that inspired teddy bears can survive without federal protection remains in question. "The bear is on the way to recovery....

 

Court dismisses appeal in behavioral health case

SANTA FE, N.M. -- Behavioral health providers under investigation for possible overbillings, mismanagement and fraud have lost an appeal of a court ruling that allows New Mexico to continue to withhold Medicaid payments. The 10th U.S. Circuit Court of...

 

WADA head praises MLB for Alex Rodriguez suspension

The head of the World Anti-Doping Agency on Monday praised Major League Baseball for its suspension of three-time American League most valuable player Alex Rodriguez of the New York Yankees through the 2014 season. WADA Director General David Howman...

 

Start of classes in Northbrook and Glenview

Glenbrook High School District 225: Students start Wednesday, Aug. 21. Glenview School District 34: Students start Tuesday, Aug. 20. Northbrook School District 27: Students start Wednesday, Aug. 21. Maps Glenview, IL, USA Northbrook, IL, USA

 
Lewis gets 'great tape' from Bengals-Falcons day

Lewis gets 'great tape' from Bengals-Falcons day

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- Cincinnati's Michael Johnson couldn't believe how quickly the afternoon disappeared as the visiting Bengals a shared practice with the Atlanta Falcons. The defensive end says he enjoyed almost everything about Monday's change of...

 

Glenview, Northbrook police blotter: Aug. 5

The following items were taken from police reports. Glenview On Aug. 4, a 21-year-old Glenview man was arrested in the 500 block of Waukegan Road and charged with DUI. Maps Glenview, IL, USA Northbrook, IL, USA

 
Spartans eager to move on after close calls

Spartans eager to move on after close calls

EAST LANSING, Mich. -- Michigan State went 7-6 last season after coming within inches of the Rose Bowl in 2010 and 2011. The Spartans hope 2012 was a mere blip for a program that has gained confidence in recent years under coach Mark Dantonio....

 
Nick Markakis says PED users are 'stealing money' and need stiffer punishments

Nick Markakis says PED users are 'stealing money' and need stiffer punishments

Orioles right fielder Nick Markakis says the only way baseball will rid itself of performance-enhancing drugs is to stiffen its penalties, which he believes should, at the least, include a five-year suspension for a first-time offender. And, if Major...

 

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