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High cost, corruption claims mar Brazil World Cup

...increasingly difficult to fight," said Renato Rainha, an arbiter at Brasilia's Audit Court, which is investigating the Brasilia...increasingly difficult to fight," said Renato Rainha, an arbiter at Brasilia's Audit Court, which is investigating the spending...
Not the time to give Heisman to Winston

...this was an issue like he stole a stereo or something I might look at it differently," said Richard Lapchick, the excellent arbiter of ethics in sports today. "But to turn a blind eye to this would be a mistake."It would, because the Heisman is more...
For Armstrong, a smart PR move to talk to Oprah

...Winfrey will serve as judge, jury and either executioner or absolver.It's no surprise that a talk-show host becomes the arbiter in whether the public ultimately forgives or foregoes the disgraced former cycling champion. In this era of microwaveable...
'If I don't defend myself, who will?'

...for the process," Rodriguez added a moment later, "and I think we have that and at some point we'll sit in front of an arbiter and give our case. And that's as much as I feel comfortable telling you right now."Here's hoping he has better material...
Defiant A-Rod gets 211-game ban, will appeal case

...ban given last year to San Francisco pitcher Guillermo Mota for a second offense."At some point we'll sit in front of an arbiter and give our case," Rodriguez said.Yankees manager Joe Girardi, minutes after losing captain Derek Jeter for the third...
Park Service director endorses Alaska fish

...wrote the company's president in late June and urged him to "reconsider your proposed decision to defer to MSC as the sole arbiter of which fish you sell. I submit that Alaska's history of sustainable management is not just equivalent, but is the standard...
My Turn: What is nullification?

...Apologists for federal, nationalized power are quick to declare that the Supreme Court, not the states, is the ultimate arbiter of what is and is not unconstitutional. Permitting the states such power, they contend, will create a constitutional crisis...
Juneau police win labor grievance over overtime

...Department thousands of dollars, a labor arbiter ruled last week. Sound off on the important...months. About two months ago another arbiter ruled sworn officers were entitled to...agreement. "We'll comply with the arbiter's ruling," Chief Greg Browning said...
Swope should be held accountable

...light of the recent news regarding the Juneau Public Safety Employees Association prevailing on both issues that went before an arbiter this past January, one has to ask who is accountable. Sound off on the important issues at As a taxpayer, I'd like to...
High court still our best tool to balance power

...will of legislatures and voters? Where does judicial oversight end and judicial activism begin? Is the court an impartial arbiter or a political player? As usual, critiques of the high court depend largely on the tried-and-true principle of whose...


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