Sox fans opinions split on David Ortiz and his reluctance to play 1st base
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July 10, 2015
A D-Day Vet Shows Normandy to His Son
He was wearing crepe-soled shoes and blue jeans, a blue plaid shirt and a red corduroy jacket, and all of his memories of the war are involved with the small white house with the big mulberry tree in the back yard on South Bridge Street in Brady, Texas ...
June 5, 2015
Corn Juggling is part of The Week in Pictures
Cody Sarantakos, left, and Shaka Coleman, both of Elgin, shop the menswear section at the United Methodist Women's "Good Things Sale" at the First United Methodist Church in Elgin Friday. Laura Stoecker | Staff Photographer. Woodland Primary School ...
June 8, 2015
Coldplays Game of Thrones Musical: The Only Thing You'll Be Talking About ...
It's only partly a gag, as the band really did write songs like “Rastafarian Targaryen” and “Closer to Home,” an uncomfortable incest-tinged ballad from Jaime Lannister's point of view. There's even a song about the infamous Red Wedding. Much of the ...
May 22, 2015
Girl Scout cookie makers fear firings over OT
In interviews, a dozen current employees said they hit the wall when the company decided to run shifts on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and New Year's Day, holidays they'd previously had off. They said that they couldn't decline to work unless they ...
February 20, 2015
King of the Douchebags: Justin Bieber Carried Out of Coachella in a Chokehold
Last August, soon after Libya's House of Representatives was elected, members of the Special Deterrence Force raided a public television station to stop the staff from broadcasting the inauguration of the new parliament, ordering them instead to ...
April 14, 2015
Annual portrait session captures more than faces
Cedar Village is the result of a merging in 1997 of Glen Manor Home for the Aged and the Orthodox Jewish Home facilities in Cincinnati. My association We encounter her at the wall outside the therapy center where 14-framed portraits hang. Resident ...
February 6, 2015
Retired Elgin firefighters Larry Judkins and Craig Eadler watch a wreath in the Fox River from the Kimball Street bridge Tuesday. "They actually saved the kids in the water but we couldn't save them. Ryan Phillips, of Windy Acres Farm in Geneva, tries his hand at juggling some bi-color sweet corn Thursday at the downtown Elgin Harvest Market as he talks to customers. This kicks off 16th season of the Elgin Harvest Market. Frankie Lopez, 9, of Elgin, browses through selections on the U-46 Book Bus at McKinley Elementary School in Elgin Thursday. It was the first time for either of them to visit it. Heather Jackson, left, and her mother Paula Almasy, center, tour the Naper Settlement on Friday with guide Debbie Grinnell, right, vice president of museum services. Almasy is the great-great-great granddaughter of Naperville founder Joseph Naper and Jackson is his great-great-great-great granddaughter and they were visiting from Colorado.
Not to be outdone by U2’s Spider-Man stage show, Coldplay has gone one step further and adapted Game of Thrones as a musical. In a mockumentary narrated by Liam Neeson, Coldplay frontman Chris Martin and drummer Will Champion toil through creating the musical based on the controversial HBO juggernaut. There’s even a song about the infamous Red Wedding. Death may come for anyone at any time in George R. R. Martin’s world but that won’t stop them from singing.
Employees at a Louisville factory that churns out millions of Girl Scout cookies each year say they're forced to work six and seven days a week and face firing if they refuse mandatory weekend shifts and overtime. Some of them, who've worked for decades at what was once known as Mother's Cookies in Shively, say they've reached the breaking point but fear losing hard-won wages and pension benefits if they quit or press for better treatment. "It feels like we're indentured servants," said a person who's been on the payroll for decades and earns $16 an hour. was acquired from Keebler in March 2001 by Michigan-based cereal giant Kellogg Co. , which says through a spokeswoman that employees must work overtime to avoid "a production shutdown. Federal labor law also permits managers to require overtime as long as they pay time and a half for extra hours, according to Daniel Lowry, communications director with Kentucky Labor Cabinet. But Mary Lou Sacra, a former packer and union shop steward, said she retired two years ago in part because "the overtime was wearing me out" and that employees are plagued by overwork. In interviews, a dozen current employees said they hit the wall when the company decided to run shifts on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and New Year's Day, holidays they'd previously had off.
The Latest: Keuchel with clean 1st All-Star inning for AL
CINCINNATI (AP) - Here are the latest developments from the MLB All-Star Game on Tuesday, the summer showcase where stars from the American League and National League compete for home-field advantage ... over the right field wall for the first leadoff ...
July 12, 2015
Todd Frazier, Kris Bryant, Joc Pederson make Home Run Derby
Forest Service struggles to balance risk, tourism Each batter gets five minutes per round, and home runs in each batter’s final minute stop the clock. Players can earn up to 1 minute 30 seconds of bonus time based on home run distance. “Swinging for ...
July 8, 2015
2015 BMW Motorrad Days | 15th Edition Recap, Photos & Video
This year’s show in Garmish-Partenkirchen, which will host BMW Motorrad Days through 2018, was highlighted by events such as the Classic Boxer Sprint, a Chris Pfeiffer stunt show, the world’s oldest wall-ride ... in the rain forest at the GS Trophy ...
July 8, 2015
In 1990, shooting in Taholah leaves one dead, one at Harborview
Forest fires took no holiday today ... contests in the Hoquiam River and awaited the mammoth spectacle at Olympic Stadium starting at 8 o’clock tonight. July 5, 1940 A lone unmasked gunman at 2:50 o’clock this afternoon, held up the Bank of Oakville ...
July 4, 2015
One wild ride
The clock starts ... head against a wall because it felt so good when he stopped, I ride on. Soon, I enter the mountain bike trails at San Felasco Hammock Preserve near Alachua. The sun has set; the late winter air turns crisp. The forest crackles with ...
July 3, 2015
Clock masters get ahead of Daylight Saving by resetting clocks early
City Clock Master Marvin Schneider and his top deputy, Forest Markowitz, decided this year to wind ahead on Monday, and by Wednesday the clocks under their charge were ready for Daylight Saving Time. “We just looked at the forecast — they were ...
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