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Judge rules against NCAA in O'Bannon case

...serve a limited purpose if they are necessary to maintain the popularity of major college football and basketball."The big picture is the NCAA lost the definition of amateurism it has been pushing for years," said Michael Carrier, a Rutgers law...
Wildlife troopers cite Nome woman in musk ox death

...bows and muzzle-loaders.Gorn said the early hunt and increasingly vocal complaints from local residents misses the bigger picture of decline in the Seward Peninsula musk oxen population, which is decreasing by about 13 percent a year. There...
Superintendent talks bargaining, testing

...progress daily, either formally or informally. A downside to state assessments, although they give a good look at the big picture, is that "by the time you get the information back, the kid's already in someone else's class."Although...
Fundraising to help the orphans of Peru

...and trying. They need help. And this weekend we can help, even if just a little.Leave Everett to worry about the big picture when she moves on to change the world. For the rest of us mere mortals, a little can mean a lot.? Clint J. Farr...
Empire Editorial: Apathy trumps involvement yet again

...means in 2013, the majority vote consisted of just 10 percent of registered voters - hardly a majority considering the bigger picture.Yet it sure does seem as though more than 19 percent of our population has strong feelings about how our schools...
Juneau's emergency preparedness tested teams out there for emergencies. We're like family, we've been doing this together for so long."While the big picture means providing for the safety of people affected by an emergency, responders handle countless other details, from...
On the Trails: Dwarf mistletoe

...variety of unprintable epithets. But if you look beyond the question of board-feet to be harvested and consider the bigger picture, the biology of the species offers some interesting things. (Besides, light infections of this mistletoe do little...
Report: Juneau's local workforce shrinking, non-local workforce growing

...the fastest growing industry in Alaska and in Juneau over the past 10 years, Calvin said.However, looking at the bigger picture, there are two "fundamental trends" when it comes to Juneau's economy: a decrease in permanent residents and...
District craves new meal deal the price disparity between breakfast prices and lunch prices, that adds up to a lot of change," he said. "The big picture decisions come to you, the board. What I'm asking for you to do is to look at this with open eyes and decide if...
'Wadjda' a notable feat for Saudi director Mansour

...It was important to me that the story was an accurate portrayal of the situation of women in Saudi Arabia." The bigger picture was the driving force, and that is what "Wadjda" is best at conveying.So even though the film's through-line...


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