Posts Tagged North America

UND has full-time singer for men’s hockey games

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) — The University of North Dakota has a full-time national anthem singer for its men’s hockey games at the Ralph Engelstad Arena.

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Nebraska Game and Parks sets certification event

DUNCAN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission has scheduled a training and certification session for youth fishing instructors.

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5 things to know about coal trade, global warming

In this May 22, 2014, photo, sunlight reflects off of a chunk of coal at Dominion Terminal Associates' coal terminal in Newport News, Va. As the Obama administration weans the U.S. off polluting fuels blamed for global warming, energy companies have been sending more of America’s unwanted energy leftovers to other parts of the world where they could create even more pollution. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

As the Obama administration weans the U.S. off polluting fuels blamed for global warming, energy companies have been sending more of America’s unwanted energy leftovers to other parts of the world where they could create even more pollution. Here are five things to know about the issue:

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Project supervisor hired for sportsplex

GREENVILLE, Miss. (AP) — The Washington County Board of Supervisors has hired Hooker Engineering Services Inc. to take charge of completing construction of a multi-sport, multi-field complex on 90 acres south of the local convention center.

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It’s all over but the arguing in Sterling trial

In this June 15, 2009, file photo, Richard Parsons, then Chairman of Citigroup, speaks at Time Warner's headquarters in New York. Parsons, the interim CEO of the Los Angeles Clippers, is is expected to be called as a witness Tuesday, July 22, 2014, to support Shelly Sterling's bid to sell the NBA basketball team for $2 billion to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Only final arguments and a ruling remain in the trial to determine whether Donald Sterling’s estranged wife can sell the Los Angeles Clippers to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer for $2 billion.

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