Sports on TV for Nov. 16

...BASKETBALL3 p.m., ESPNU - Tennessee at Georgia Tech3 p.m., FS1 - UMBC at St. John's3:30 p.m., ESPN2 - Virginia at George Washington5 p.m., ESPNU - Kennesaw State at LSU5 p.m., FS1 - IUPUI at Marquette5:30 p.m., ESPN2 - San Diego State...
George Barris, creator of TV's original Batmobile, has died

LOS ANGELES (AP) - George Barris, who created television's original Batmobile, along with scores of other beautifully customized, instantly recognizable...
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'Fairbanks Four' trial ends, judge won't rush

...outcome of their most recent trial.Closing arguments in the post-conviction relief trial for the so-called Fairbanks Four - George Frese, Kevin Pease, Marvin Roberts and Eugene Vent - wrapped up Tuesday. But Superior Court Judge Paul Lyle said his decision...
Year of Reading Foreign: Lens of the Future

...two different right-wing groups, the Rabid Puppies and the Sad Puppies, tried to stack the nominations in their favor.George R.R. Martin described the result as "the weakest Hugo ballot in recent memory, thanks to the Puppy slates." The toxic...
Today is Sports History for Nov. 11

...The Minnesota North Stars score eight goals in the second period of a 15-2 victory over the Winnipeg Jets.1995 - Eddie George rushes for a school-record 314 yards on 36 carries and scores three TDs, powering Ohio State past Illinois 41-3.1995...
My Turn: A dissenting view of Veterans Day

...making such serious decisions. Before he became president, George W. Bush was one such officer. Questionable or not, his National...different. As one of the youngest pilots in World War II, George H.W. Bush flew 58 combat missions, some of them after being...
Most Alaska superdelegates silent on GOP choice

...strongest GOP opponent in the eyes of two Democratic superdelegates, while businesswoman Carly Fiorina and former New York Gov. George Pataki each got a vote. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, who dropped out of the race, got a vote, too, as did Mitt Romney...
Young farmers help keep land in production

...venture, Four Legs Farm, she raises pigs and lambs for meat shares.Merrigan, who now runs the sustainability program at George Washington University, said while there are many young people who want to get into farming, the hard part for many of them...
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Empire Cup season ends with Veterans Day Run

...1716 Sarah Brister 27 F 44:2817 John Wright 49 M 45:0018 Lucrecia Mervine 39 F 45:1219 Darla Orbistondo 52 F 45:5520 George Elgee 64 M 47:0921 Mike McKrill 70 M 47:1122 Christy Wallace 43 F 47:2523 Guy Crockroft 55 M 47:2524 Joann Rieselbach...
As world mourns Paris, many in Mideast see double-standard

BAGHDAD - Within hours of last week's Paris attacks, as outrage and sympathy flooded his social media feeds and filled the airwaves, Baghdad resident Ali al-Makhzomy updated his Facebook cover photo to read "solidarity" - and his friends were shocked.
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