Thousands of Afghans march, demand justice for slain Shiites

...gesture following the gunfire.Before arriving at the palace gates, the protesters walked for almost four hours carrying the green-draped coffins of the seven Hazaras - four men, two women and a nine-year-old girl, Shukria. Many chanted "Death...
Nation and World
My Turn: Old associations: Hopeful developments on campaigns and guns

...donors, pushing back against the egregious Supreme Court Citizens United ruling, which gave corporations and unions the green light to spend unlimited sums on political campaigns.Amazingly, even though he has consistently pledged that he doesn't...
Today in Sports History for Oct. 21

...41-0 victory over Richmond.1956 - Billy Howton of the Green Bay Packers catches seven passes for 257 yards and two...player to record two safeties in a 24-7 victory over the Green Bay Packers.1975 - Carlton Fisk breaks up a thrilling...
Today In Sports History for Oct. 7

...3-2.1916 - Georgia Tech defeats Cumberland 222-0 in the most lopsided college football game in history.1945 - The Green Bay Packers score 41 points in the first quarter in a 57-21 win against the Detroit Lions.1962 - Judy Kimball wins...
Empire Editorial: For kids' sake, save your PFD

...expected to be a big one - likely the biggest ever - and that possibility has Alaskans thinking green.We hope it isn't the green of jealousy. Think twice before you spend your annual windfall for the latest flat-panel TV or a down payment on a...
Africa's Deadwood: The gold rush is on in Uganda

...of Mubende. So big that tens of thousands of people make their livelihood from it. Makeshift tents of blue tarps dot the green hills that are pockmarked by pools of muddy water where ore is washed, separating the gold. Four mining camps have sprung...
Nation and World
Writers' Weir: The Curtain

...Gastineau Channel.This cloud, heavily laden with moisture, feels its way along rugged terrain,clinging firmly to the green mountains like a shroud coveringthe shoulders of an old woman whose gnarled fingers won't let go.Driven by a persistent...
Movie guide

...some fun, he gets a little more action than he bargained for. A mix up with the Farmer, a caravan and a very steep hill lead them all to the Big City and it's up to Shaun and the flock to return everyone safely to the green grass of home.
Empire Editorial: Bennett's visit reason for cautious optimism

...Mallott took Bennett on tours of the Taku River, they dined at the Governor's home and Bennett's staff toured of the Green's Creek Mine, among other outings. It was the goal of the lieutenant governor to show Bennett why the people of this...
Offensive line shuffles continue for Seahawks

...a new three-year contract with the team this offseason. Boyer did tours in Afghanistan and Iraq and was a member of the Green Berets. Boyer walked on to the football program at Texas and eventually won the starting job. He was the long snapper...


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