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.

Contracts

A collection of news and information related to Contracts published by this site and its partners.

Top Contracts Articles

Displaying items 89-99
  • Personal fouls: These professional athletes fought the law in South Florida, and the law won

    This was Jacksonville Jaguars running back Fred Taylor on the occasion of his Aug. 30, 2008 arrest for disorderly conduct in Miami Beach: “I’m not going to sit here and BS you and say I should have been home. People say it was 4 o’...
  • Review: Biutiful

    Alejandro González Iñárritu’s Biutiful hasn’t opened in many markets yet, but America’s top critics have already begun feeding it to the sharks. Scott Tobias of the Onion’s A.V. Club deemed it “irritating and oppressive.&...
  • Surfer Blood: Wave of adulation

    After six weeks spent touring the country, the members of Surfer Blood returned to South Florida last month with some memorable road stories. In Louisiana, they saw a police officer pull a gun on a gigantic rat. Outside a check-cashing store in Arizona,...
  • Notter's tenure started hopeful, ended under cloud

    Notter's tenure started hopeful, ended under cloud
    Jim Notter was, from the outset, an unusual choice for the top job in the Broward School District in 2006. There was no nationwide search to fill the position, Notter had no doctorate, and he was the right hand man of his predecessor, Frank Till, who was...
  • Edsall Calls Maryland His 'Dream Job'

    Edsall Calls Maryland His 'Dream Job'
    Randy Edsall has done the future before. This time, it was about his past. The architect of the modern UConn football program, Edsall was introduced Monday as the 34th head coach at Maryland, calling the opportunity to work at the school a "dream job"...
  • Maryland hires Texas A&M coach Mark Turgeon

    Maryland hires Texas A&M coach Mark Turgeon
    Maryland on Monday night hired Texas A&M coach Mark Turgeon -- a Larry Brown disciple at Kansas who has been likened to Gary Williams -- to replace Williams as men's basketball coach. Turgeon, 46, was hired after being interviewed by athletic director...
  • Tax money for Palm Beach County kids goes for high-paid consultants

    Tax money for Palm Beach County kids goes for high-paid consultants
    The Children's Services Council of Palm Beach County has spent more than $350,000 in tax money intended for kids on management reorganization by a pair of Canadian consultants whose charges include $275 an hour for "executive coaching.'' The council...
  • Notre Dame shut out on NFL Draft's third day

    Notre Dame shut out on NFL Draft's third day
    In the middle of the sixth round of the NFL Draft on Saturday, former Notre Dame nose guard Ian Williams whipped out his smartphone and spoke for all but one of his fellow ex-teammates. "Beyond (ticked) off right now," Williams posted on his Twitter...
  • Ravens sign Ricky Williams to be No. 2 running back

    The Ravens filled their big-back void with one of the biggest enigmas in NFL history. Ricky Williams, who is as powerful as he is offbeat, agreed to a two-year contract with the Ravens on Monday that has a maximum value of $4 million. The 34-year-old...
  • Ravens make surprising cuts after lockout ends

    Ravens make surprising cuts after lockout ends
    The celebration of the NFL's 4-month lockout ending turned into disbelief when the Ravens cut four players, including their top two receivers of all time. According to league sources, the Ravens informed tight end Todd Heap, wide receiver Derrick Mason,...
  • Taylor ready to prove he can be a QB in the NFL

    Taylor ready to prove he can be a QB in the NFL
    Former Virginia Tech quarterback Tyrod Taylor, drafted by Baltimore in the sixth round this year, has a few things in common with Ravens fans right now. He doesn't know when training camp is going to begin, but he is anxious for it to get here. "I'm...