Posts Tagged Social affairs

Newman donation to help fund University of Jamestown arena

JAMESTOWN, N.D. (AP) — The University of Jamestown says it will use a donation from late businessman Harold Newman to help fund a $16 million sports arena.

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Summer fun: coasters, pop culture rides and Orlando Eye

This undated image released by Legoland California Resort shows a scene at Lego Star Wars Miniland Death Star, offering models of classic movie scenes at the resort in Carlsbad, Calif. A dark, submarine-inspired thrill ride in California and swank new offerings at Downtown Disney all top the summer’s must-do list for theme park and amusement fans..(Legoland California Resort via AP)

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A dark, submarine-inspired thrill ride in California and swank new offerings at Downtown Disney all top the summer’s must-do list for theme park and amusement fans.

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Official: University of Texas football could play in Mexico

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — University of Texas athletic director Steve Patterson says the Longhorns could play football in Mexico City by 2020 as UT considers expanding its brand internationally.

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AVB tastes success in Russia

Zenit's players throw Zenit’s head coach Andre Villas-Boas as they celebrate after winning the national soccer Championship after match against Ufa in St.Petersburg, Russia, Sunday, May 17, 2015. (AP Photo/Dmitry Lovetsky)

MOSCOW (AP) — After rough spells in London, Andre Villas-Boas is tasting success in Russia.

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BBC says team reporting on migrant workers arrested in Qatar

LONDON (AP) — A BBC reporting crew spent two nights in a Qatari prison after being arrested while trying to meet migrant workers in the nation that will host the 2022 World Cup, the British broadcaster said Monday.

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