After no-hitter, Hamels is preparing for next start

...two starts.Hamels said after the game that he had been working on his mechanics the last couple of days. He even made an adjustment during the no-hitter by staying over the rubber longer, pitching coach Bob McClure said."The good ones are able to adapt...
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Social Security disability fund to run dry next year

...mark only the third year without an increase since automatic adjustments were adopted in 1975.Separately, about 7 million Medicare...dollar amount of their Social Security cost-of-living adjustment, or COLA. Because no COLA is currently expected for next...
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Becoming a dad? Expect to gain 3 to 5 pounds, study suggests

...comparing weight changes in the 3,400 who became dads and the 6,800 who didn't.The researchers made statistical adjustments to iron out the potential influences on weight gain by other factors, like age and marriage.Simply by becoming a first-time...
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Army announces troop reductions

...Syria over an extended period.A portion of the Army's 40,000-troop reduction would be achieved through attrition and adjustments to recruiting, but an undetermined number of soldiers - officers as well as enlisted - would be forced out of uniform...
Empire Editorial: Sometimes, more is better

...but it needs to keep coming so officials know the right steps to take should corrections need to be made. In the meantime, the USFS is off to a good start and while change isn't always easy, we see this adjustment as a good one.
DOT wants public comment on ferry schedule and by fax at 907-586-8365.A teleconference to hear comments and consider schedule adjustments is scheduled for 10 a.m. July 22 for Southeast Alaska schedules and at 1:30 p.m. for Southwest and Southcentral schedules...
Novak Djokovic back to tennis, and focused on Wimbledon concern, honestly. I just want to get myself in a best possible shape," Djokovic said Sunday. "I'm aware of the adjustment that is required movement-wise, game-wise, and also mentally for the grass courts coming from clay courts."The defending...
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Ferry sailings take budget hit and by fax at 907-586-8365.A teleconference to hear comments and consider schedule adjustments is scheduled for 10 a.m. July 22 for Southeast schedules and at 1:30 p.m. the same day for Southwest and Southcentral...
Senate vote moves Obama's trade agenda to brink of enactment

...Wednesday - or possibly late Tuesday - and then address three other trade-related bills.The most important would extend trade adjustment assistance, which provides aid and retraining to workers displaced by international trade. The House also would have to...
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Ten questions for Jeff Brown

...look through when I'm looking for inspiration. I try to look at other magazines for things that could use some humor-adjustment. Would you say that your humor tends to be more visual-based or language based or both? Which comes first for you, generally...


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