Michael Burns

...H. and Louise Little Burns. Although he grew up in Galesburg, he spent his high school years at Deerfield Academy in Massachusetts, graduating in 1965. Mike received a BA degree in political science from Knox College, Galesburg, Illinois, and obtained...
With Boston out, can L.A. revive a US Olympic bid?

...72-hour period before the USOC board met with bid leaders Monday and they jointly decided to pull the plug.On Friday, Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker stuck to his previous position: He would need a full report from a consulting group before he would...
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Runners find 26-plus miles of fun

...Tucson, AZ43. Julia Mesdag, 32, F, 4:21:08, Juneau, AK44. John Kern, 61, M, 4:25:38, Juneau, AK45. Vincent Ma, 45, M, 4:28:52, San Jose, CA46. Becky Bohrer, 37, F, 4:33:39, Juneau, AK47. Kathy Pryor, 58, F, 4:36...
Wal-Mart accused of same-sex bias in class-action lawsuit

BOSTON - A Massachusetts woman filed a class-action lawsuit Tuesday accusing...they both worked at Wal-Mart stores in Maine and Massachusetts. They were married in Massachusetts in 2004, just days after same-sex marriage was...
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Letter: Statues' similarity tell of self-plagiarism

...are two sculptures. You'll recognize one as Nimbus. The other, Quinnipiac, sits on the campus of the University of Massachusetts at Amherst.Once having taught there, I returned a few years ago for a visit and was shocked to see the similarity between...
Williams wins to secure Serena Slam

...trophy overall and fourth consecutive major title Saturday, even balancing the winner's silver dish atop her head - Look, Ma, no hands! - as she sauntered off Centre Court."I was peaceful, feeling really good," Williams said. "Maybe a little...
Last words from slain Marine to girlfriend: 'ACTIVE SHOOTER' and gifts Friday to the Hampden, Massachusetts, home of Jerry and Betty Sullivan...Sullivan, 40, grew up in Springfield, Massachusetts.The Pentagon said he had been enlisted...he proclaimed "Terror comes home to Massachusetts." Sullivan's unit - India Battery...
Juneau man takes home Governor's Cup title

...Juneau on a cruise ship Saturday morning. Other-out-of-towners included Sydney and Russel Hertel (Westminster, Massachusetts) and Michael, Zachary and Leah Nelson (Mt. Horeb, Wisconsin)."Having the race start downtown assures that we always...
Flag over Egan Drive replaced

...see the flag removed, according to Ripley, who is in Fairbanks dealing with family matters. Carroll is on vacation in Massachusetts."We kind of felt like we were being pushed into a national controversy we didn't want to be a part of," Ripley said...
Greece pledges to get rid of tax evasion as a way of life

...gets promoted," he said, "they will not have success."Nikolaos Artavanis, a finance professor at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, said the government's decision to raise the sales tax for restaurants as part of its offer in return for...
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