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  • European boycott of FIFA urged by former English FA chief

    LONDON (Reuters) - The former chairman of England's Football Association has urged the FA to lobby UEFA to organise a European boycott of the next World Cup unless the sport's governing body FIFA reforms itself. David Bernstein, who was FA chairman...
  • Lots of life left in CFP bracket run for TCU, Baylor

    Put down those sharp objects, TCU football fans. Your team's impending drop in Tuesday's College Football Playoff rankings does not have to be dream-altering. And hang in there, Baylor fans. Your time is coming, although it would be hard to imagine a...
  • Guantanamo censors restore 'females' to prison guard hearing argument

    GUANTANAMO BAY NAVY BASE, CUBA Censors have restored the words "female" and "male" to a public version of a legal motion being argued at the war court this week over whether a captive can invoke Islam and refuse to be shackled by a woman. Several...
  • Why Putin's anti-NATO behavior makes sense to him, and many in Russia

    Why Putin's anti-NATO behavior makes sense to him, and many in Russia
    Russian President Vladimir Putin had an opportunity to lobby for easing international sanctions against his country last month when European and Asian leaders gathered for a summit in Milan, but for his most crucial meeting — a sit-down with...
  • Ace Frehley talks Kiss, the Hall of Fame and his new album

    This was the year that Kiss' long-awaited entry into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame became a case of "be careful what you wish for." The honor that the band and its Kiss Army lobbied for years to achieve turned into a mess when the Rock Hall limited...
  • Problems arise with Willowbrook village hall renovations

     Problems arise with Willowbrook village hall renovations
    Construction problems will delay until early next year a move into a renovated Village Hall, Willowbrook officials said. "It's often typical for this to happen when you're renovating an existing building," Village Administrator Tim Halik said. "It was...
  • Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry hosts shadow puppeteer Jim Napolitano

    On Nov. 15, Jim Napolitano performed for two sold-out audiences at the Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry. Napolitano performed "Shadows Around the World," one of four programs, built entirely around shadow puppets, that he brings to audiences all...
  • 'Christmas in Eustis' on tap

    "Christmas in Eustis," the Eustis Historical Museum and Preservation Society's main fundraiser, kicks off Nov. 24 and runs through Dec. 7. The annual holiday extravaganza has moved this year to First United Methodist Church, 600 S. Grove St., Eustis....
  • Top aide to New York City's first lady takes leave amid family woes

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - A top aide to the wife of Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Monday she is taking an unpaid leave of absence amid controversy over the legal troubles of her boyfriend and teenage son. Rachel Noerdlinger, chief of staff to the city's...
  • FIFA ethics chiefs to meet on Thursday over report

    ZURICH (Reuters) - FIFA's ethics adjudicator Hans-Joachim Eckert will meet investigator Michael Garcia on Thursday to discuss their differences over the probe into the controversial bidding process for the 2018/2022 World Cups. A source close to the...
  • Turkey Farm Touts Unfrozen Birds That Lived Free Range, Died 'A Very Humane Death'

    Turkey Farm Touts Unfrozen Birds That Lived Free Range, Died 'A Very Humane Death'
    PLAINFIELD — Let's talk turkey. Turkey flesh freezes at 26 degrees. But turkeys at the grocery store only need to be labeled as frozen if they were kept at a temperature of 0 degrees or lower. The rest are considered "hard chilled." "Hard...