RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

New Year's Day

A collection of news and information related to New Year's Day published by this site and its partners.

Top New Year's Day Articles

Displaying items 78-88
  • Baltimore police filming of protesters raises questions

    Baltimore police filming of protesters raises questions
    As hundreds walked through Baltimore on Thursday to protest a police shooting in Missouri, uniformed officers were recording their every move. The decision by the Baltimore Police Department to record the march raised questions about how the tapes would...
  • Blackhawks-Capitals Winter Classic still searching for DC venue

    Blackhawks-Capitals Winter Classic still searching for DC venue
    WASHINGTON -- Since it was announced in December that the Washington Capitals would host the 2015 Winter Classic, it has been widely assumed the most natural venue for the game was Nationals Park. NHL representatives visited Nationals Park and RFK...
  • Former FSU and Predators head coach Perry Moss passes away

    Former FSU and Predators head coach Perry Moss passes away
    Perry Moss, whose 50-year coaching career included stops at Florida State, UCF and the Orlando Predators, passed away Thursday at his home in Deltona. He was 88. Here's a column I wrote about Moss a few days ago ... Perry Moss stalked the sidelines...
  • Sheriff deputies in King County, Wash., train to use controversial 'blood choke'

    SEATTLE After a 10-year hiatus, King County sheriff's deputies have resumed training to use a neck restraint considered by the department to be a suitable alternative to "less-than-lethal" options like Tasers and clubs. The "lateral vascular neck...
  • What's opening in theaters next week

    Wednesday LET'S BE COPS (R): Two losers dress up as cops for a costume party and decide to keep pretending when they become neighborhood heroes. Presumably hilarity ensues, athough this film won't be screened for critics so there's potential for a real...
  • College football enters a new playoff world

    It took a hundred years, but college football finally caved to the faucet drip of public persistence by agreeing to stage a four-team playoff starting this season. Fare thee well to mythical champions crowned by wire services, matrices and wing nuts....
  • Michigan State ranked No. 15, Spartans seek another Big Ten title

    Michigan State ranked No. 15, Spartans seek another Big Ten title
    The Orlando Sentinel's college insider Matt Murschel has ranked all 128 Football Bowl Subdivision teams in the country entering the 2014 season. The Sentinel staff will take a closer look at a new team daily, counting backward from No. 128 to our...
  • NFL UPDATE: How players with Virginia connections fared in preseason Week 1 (plus Hall of Fame Game)

    When many of us last saw Logan Thomas, he was getting knocked woozy in Virginia Tech's Sun Bowl loss to UCLA on New Year's Eve. Even before then, he took plenty of criticism -- often deservedly so, he admitted -- for inaccurate passing. But Saturday...
  • Day trip: Northern Neck holds history, wineries and beautiful countryside

    There are two types of day-trippers in my mind — those who meticulously research and map out their adventure, and those that who out to explore with no itinerary in mind. I'm somewhere in between. For a day trip to the Northern Neck, I picked...
  • Anniversary of 'Battle that saved Washington'

    MONOCACY, Md. — Baltimore and Ohio Railroad agents knew they had a serious problem brewing when a sizable Confederate force appeared unexpectedly near Frederick, Md., in early July 1864, during the American Civil War. These rebels could reap...
  • Perry Moss coached UCF, FSU, Miami, Predators — and everywhere in between

     Perry Moss coached UCF, FSU, Miami, Predators — and everywhere in between
    Perry Moss stalked the sidelines in a hundred different leagues for a thousand different teams during a coaching career that seemingly spanned a million different seasons. As you might expect, this coaching institution wanted to call the final play of...