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ACC commissioner says eight teams 'ideal' for playoff

ACC commissioner says eight teams 'ideal' for playoff

 

John Swofford said the semester structure limited the College Football Playoff to four teams initially.


November 20, 2014 - 04:50 GMT
Zucker to lead Clippers' business ops

Zucker to lead Clippers' business ops

 

LOS ANGELES -- Steve Ballmer introduced his first major hire as owner of the Los Angeles Clippers on Saturday, with new president of business operations Gillian Zucker joining Jeanie Buss of the crosstown Lakers as two of the few female chief executives or presidents in major U.S pro sports.


November 09, 2014 - 04:09 GMT
Everything you need to know about the 2014 midterms

Everything you need to know about the 2014 midterms

 

Why should a normal, sane human being care what happens on Nov.


November 04, 2014 - 09:46 GMT
Ancient Stone Circles in Mideast Baffle Archaeologists

Ancient Stone Circles in Mideast Baffle Archaeologists

 

Huge stone circles in the Middle East have been imaged from above, revealing details of structures that have been shrouded in mystery for decades.


October 31, 2014 - 11:22 GMT

UK's Cameron rejects Scottish proposal on EU referendum

 

Prime Minister David Cameron rejected on Wednesday a proposal by the Scottish National Party SNP that the United Kingdom should only quit the European Union after a future referendum if a majority in each of its four constituent parts vote to do so.


October 29, 2014 - 13:57 GMT
How the North Carolina Senate race became ground zero for what's wrong with 2014

How the North Carolina Senate race became ground zero for what's wrong with 2014

 

But with less than two weeks left until the midterm elections, it-s clear the Tar Heel State has indeed emerged as a ground zero - though not in the way the GOP chairman meant.


October 27, 2014 - 09:50 GMT

Autonomy, cost are key in decisions on long-term care insurance

 

Shereen Lehman NEW YORK Reuters Health Family discussions that emphasize older parents- independence and their desire to avoid being a burden to adult children could stimulate interest in buying long-term care insurance, researchers say.


October 25, 2014 - 02:04 GMT
How the North Carolina Senate race became ground zero for what's wrong with 2014

How the North Carolina Senate race became ground zero for what's wrong with 2014

 

But with less than two weeks left until the midterm elections, it-s clear the Tar Heel State has indeed emerged as a ground zero - though not in the way the GOP chairman meant.


October 25, 2014 - 00:48 GMT
How the North Carolina senate race became ground zero for what's wrong with 2014

How the North Carolina senate race became ground zero for what's wrong with 2014

 

But with less than two weeks left until the midterm elections, it-s clear the Tar Heel State has indeed emerged as a ground zero - though not in the way the GOP chairman meant.


October 24, 2014 - 09:45 GMT
A Racist's Crazy Ski Resort Smackdown

A Racist's Crazy Ski Resort Smackdown

 

When a top GOP foreign-policy aide met a well-connected white nationalist at a mountain ski resort, a long-simmering right-wing feud almost came to blows.


October 19, 2014 - 03:22 GMT

Does the Brain's Cerebellum Make Humans Special?

 

The brains of apes and humans evolved unusually quickly when it came to the cerebellum, a part of the brain involved in control of movement, researchers say.


October 03, 2014 - 12:58 GMT

Today in History

 

Today is Tuesday, September 9, the 252nd day of 2014. There are 113 days left in the year.


September 09, 2014 - 04:16 GMT
Golden opportunity: Departure of Seahawks' leading receiver from 2013 opens door for younger players

Golden opportunity: Departure of Seahawks' leading receiver from 2013 opens door for younger players

 

A good indicator for just how much the Seahawks organization has changed in the last four years is the complete lack of concern when it comes to the loss of Golden Tate.


September 03, 2014 - 17:52 GMT
Juggernaut Index, No. 4: The Detroit Lions

Juggernaut Index, No. 4: The Detroit Lions

 

If the new coaching staff can coax just a bit more from Matthew Stafford ... well, look out. This team will feast.


August 31, 2014 - 17:06 GMT
Roy gets England T20 call

Roy gets England T20 call

 

Nottingham United Kingdom AFP - Uncapped South African-born batsman Jason Roy was included in the 14-man England squad announced Sunday for next weekend's one-off Twenty20 international against India at Edgbaston.


August 31, 2014 - 11:46 GMT
NFL Cuts Roundup: Saints release 12-time Pro Bowler Champ Bailey

NFL Cuts Roundup: Saints release 12-time Pro Bowler Champ Bailey

 

The biggest story among the NFL cuts on Saturday was the Rams releasing defensive end Michael Sam. The biggest name among the cuts, from a football standpoint, was cornerback Champ Bailey.


August 31, 2014 - 05:14 GMT
Lions roster cuts: Kris Durham, Shamari Benton released

Lions roster cuts: Kris Durham, Shamari Benton released

 

Shamar Benton and Kris Durham are the latest Detroit Lions players to be released.


August 30, 2014 - 17:40 GMT



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