News archive from 13 September 2013

MLS Preview from The Sports Network (ET)

Real Salt Lake (14-8-6) at Seattle (14-8-4), 10 p.m. Real Salt Lake and Seattle Sounders FC will duel for first place in the Western Conference when the two sides meet at CenturyLink Field on Friday. The Western Conference rivals enter the contest...

 
Report: Drug use common at times at Okla St

Report: Drug use common at times at Okla St

STILLWATER, Okla. -- A handful of former Oklahoma State football players say they dealt marijuana while they were at the school and some claimed drugs were rampant in the program, Sports Illustrated reported Thursday. The article was the third of five...

 

Mexico arrests 3 more in bar kidnap-killings

MEXICO CITY Mexican authorities say they have arrested three more men as suspects in the killings of 13 young people kidnapped three months ago from a bar near the U.S. Embassy in Mexico City. Assistant federal prosecutor Renato Sales says the three...

 

Pablo Escobar trademark denied by Colombia

BOGOTA, Colombia Colombia's government has refused to register as a trademark the full name of Pablo Escobar, the country's most notorious criminal. The cocaine kingpin's widow and two children, who live in Argentina, had appealed an earlier...

 
Exec: Company had no molasses spill response plan

Exec: Company had no molasses spill response plan

HONOLULU -- A senior executive for the shipping company responsible for spilling about 1,400 tons of molasses into Hawaii waters says the company hadn't planned for the possibility of a spill. Vic Angoco said Thursday that Matson Navigation Co. had...

 
Fox delays debut of new military sitcom 'Enlisted'

Fox delays debut of new military sitcom 'Enlisted'

LOS ANGELES -- Fox TV says it's delaying the premiere of freshman sitcom "Enlisted" until January. The network said Thursday the move reflects confidence in the series and a desire to take advantage of promotional opportunities during the...

 
Colorado marijuana dispensary names pot strain for Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning 

Colorado marijuana dispensary names pot strain for Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning 

Fans in Denver are a mile high thanks to Peyton Manning, and it has nothing to do with his seven touchdown performance in Week 1. A medicinal marijuana dispensary in Colorado is selling Peyton Manning pot, renaming a common strain of weed after the...

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Interrupted, 30-year vigil resumes at White House

Interrupted, 30-year vigil resumes at White House

WASHINGTON -- For more than 30 years, Concepcion Picciotto has spent almost every day perched just outside the White House gates, preaching peace and world disarmament from her makeshift shelter to anyone who would listen. On Thursday morning, the...

 

Carowinds seeking $900,000 in incentives

The city of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County are considering awarding the corporate owner of Carowinds $922,468 in incentives to help the amusement park add new rides and attractions. The City Council on Monday night will vote on whether to give Cedar...

 

Tudor named title sponsor of United SportsCar

CHICAGO -- The International Motor Sports Association announced Tudor as the title sponsor of United SportsCar Championship. The Swiss watch manufacturer signed a five-year deal that begins when the merged Grand-Am Series and American Le Mans Series...

 

WTA Challenge Bell Results

Ajla Tomjlanovic, Croatia, def. Bethanie Mattek-Sands (4), United States, 7-5, 3-6, 4-1, retired. Lucie Safarova (3), Czech Republic, def. Mirjana Lucic-Baroni, Croatia, 7-6 (4), 7-6 (10). Lauren Davis (7), United States, def. Andrea Hlavackova, Czech...

 

Thursday's Sports Transactions

LOS ANGELES ANGELS — Sent RHP Robert Coello to Salt Lake (PCL) for a rehab assignment. NEW YORK YANKEES — Designated RHP Jim Miller for assignment. LOS ANGELES DODGERS — Transferred RHP Shawn Tolleson to the 60-day DL....

 

Thursday's Scores

Chestnut Hill 27, Pennington, N.J. 0 Germantown Academy 43, The Hill School 14 Great Valley 30, Penn Wood 8 Jenkintown 10, George School 6 Upper Merion 32, Olney 20 Phoenixville vs. Owen J Roberts, ppd. to Sep 13.

 

High school football: Mesquite Poteet’s new coach maintains up-tempo offense, stingy defense to finish games

Not every game will end like Mesquite Poteet’s first two contests of 2013, both out of hand by the third quarter. When it’s not that easy, first year coach Kody Groves wants his team prepared to battle. “Our big deal is just finishing games,” said...

 
Voyager 1 becomes first human-made object to leave solar system, enter interstellar space

Voyager 1 becomes first human-made object to leave solar system, enter interstellar space

To boldly go where no man-made object has gone before… The Voyager 1 spacecraft is officially the first human-made object to venture outside the region of space dominated by the sun (the heliosphere) and into interstellar space, NASA announced...

 

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