Rose says he's 'just happy' to meet with commissioner

OXFORD, Ohio - Pete Rose said it's an American tradition to give second chances...students he had "screwed up." He said: "I'm not going to sit here in Oxford, Ohio, and whine about me being suspended."Dubbed "Charlie Hustle...
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Haa Saax'u, Haa Latseeni (Our Names, Our Strength)

...decisions, even today.Thornton, a former University of Alaska Southeast professor who now is now based at the University of Oxford in England, has authored several books on his research, and spoke at last week's three-day conference in Juneau about...
Zimbabwe cools off on extraditing Cecil's hunter

...treasured animal in July. Cecil was a fixture in Zimbabwe's Hwange National Park and had been fitted with a GPS collar as part of Oxford University lion research.Pursuing Palmer without a concrete case could rattle potential big-paying customers from the United...
Nation and World
DNA study says dogs first appeared in Central Asia

...questioned Boyko's use of modern-day genetic material as a guide to the distant past.Another expert, Greger Larson of Oxford University, called the paper "a major step forward" but said he also suspected that modern DNA isn't the way to go.Now...
Nation and World
Today In Sports History for July 22

...its first David Cup and ends the four-year reign of the British Isles.1921 - At the annual Harvard-Yale vs. Cambridge-Oxford meet at Harvard Stadium, Harvard's Edward Gourdin becomes the first to long jump 25 feet. Harvard lists Gourdin's jump...
Lion-hunting legal in Africa despite concern

...lion that was killed, was wearing a satellite collar installed by the Wildlife Conservation Research Unit at the University of Oxford."Our goal is to understand the threats that lions face, and to use cutting-edge science to develop solutions to those...
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A Day in the Life of: Poet Richard Stokes

...Perhaps the most important thing for his writing, however, was finding a community of writers at a 20-year reunion of the Oxford College of Emory University. For the last few decades they've met for several days each year in Crawfordville, Georgia...
SONNY SMITH performs to receptive crowd in SITKA

Wearing slim brown slacks that just touch the tops of his white Oxford shoes, and strumming an old Harmony-style blues guitar, Sonny Smith stands on the stage at the Centennial Building in Sitka...
Rainy Day Reads: Words I do not know simple titled "Orrery." My handy Oxford American Dictionary informs me it is...the way."Isothere, again from the Oxford American, "a line on a map connecting...the Latin fuliginosus. According to the Oxford American Dictionary, it was introduced...
SHI to sponsor lecture on climate change

...Wyllie de Echeverria, a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Oxford, will discuss how climate change is being perceived by indigenous...taxonomy and ethnobotany, before moving to the University of Oxford to complete a Ph.D in ethnoecology.The lecture is free but...


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