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Baltimore Sun
Early projections have Orioles allowing third-most runs in majors for 2016 seasonConsidering the scarce and volatile free agent pitching options available to th
Early projections have Orioles allowing third-most runs in majors for 2016 season
Baltimore Sun / Posted 11 hours ago
Considering the scarce and volatile free agent pitching options available to the Orioles, and the cost in both draft pick compensation or prospect talent for more established pitchers, the 2016 edition of the team appears set to enter spring training... Read more
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New York Mets
Best remaining MLB free agentsDexter Fowler: On no planet should a 30-year-old with a .363 career on-base pe
Best remaining MLB free agents
New York Mets / Posted 19 hours ago
Dexter Fowler: On no planet should a 30-year-old with a .363 career on-base percentage have to wait this long to find a home, but the compensation issue has been a brutal one for Fowler. It's clear now he did himself no favors turning down the Cubs'... Read more
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Chicago Cubs
Best remaining MLB free agentsDexter Fowler: On no planet should a 30-year-old with a .363 career on-base pe
Best remaining MLB free agents
Chicago Cubs / Posted 19 hours ago
Dexter Fowler: On no planet should a 30-year-old with a .363 career on-base percentage have to wait this long to find a home, but the compensation issue has been a brutal one for Fowler. It's clear now he did himself no favors turning down the Cubs'... Read more
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New York Yankees
Best remaining MLB free agentsDexter Fowler: On no planet should a 30-year-old with a .363 career on-base pe
Best remaining MLB free agents
New York Yankees / Posted 19 hours ago
Dexter Fowler: On no planet should a 30-year-old with a .363 career on-base percentage have to wait this long to find a home, but the compensation issue has been a brutal one for Fowler. It's clear now he did himself no favors turning down the Cubs'... Read more
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Texas Rangers
Best remaining MLB free agentsDexter Fowler: On no planet should a 30-year-old with a .363 career on-base pe
Best remaining MLB free agents
Texas Rangers / Posted 19 hours ago
Dexter Fowler: On no planet should a 30-year-old with a .363 career on-base percentage have to wait this long to find a home, but the compensation issue has been a brutal one for Fowler. It's clear now he did himself no favors turning down the Cubs'... Read more
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Pittsburgh Pirates
Best remaining MLB free agentsDexter Fowler: On no planet should a 30-year-old with a .363 career on-base pe
Best remaining MLB free agents
Pittsburgh Pirates / Posted 19 hours ago
Dexter Fowler: On no planet should a 30-year-old with a .363 career on-base percentage have to wait this long to find a home, but the compensation issue has been a brutal one for Fowler. It's clear now he did himself no favors turning down the Cubs'... Read more
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Washington Nationals
Best remaining MLB free agentsDexter Fowler: On no planet should a 30-year-old with a .363 career on-base pe
Best remaining MLB free agents
Washington Nationals / Posted 20 hours ago
Dexter Fowler: On no planet should a 30-year-old with a .363 career on-base percentage have to wait this long to find a home, but the compensation issue has been a brutal one for Fowler. It's clear now he did himself no favors turning down the Cubs'... Read more
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Minnesota Twins
Best remaining MLB free agentsDexter Fowler: On no planet should a 30-year-old with a .363 career on-base pe
Best remaining MLB free agents
Minnesota Twins / Posted 20 hours ago
Dexter Fowler: On no planet should a 30-year-old with a .363 career on-base percentage have to wait this long to find a home, but the compensation issue has been a brutal one for Fowler. It's clear now he did himself no favors turning down the Cubs'... Read more
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Oakland A's
Best remaining MLB free agentsDexter Fowler: On no planet should a 30-year-old with a .363 career on-base pe
Best remaining MLB free agents
Oakland A's / Posted 20 hours ago
Dexter Fowler: On no planet should a 30-year-old with a .363 career on-base percentage have to wait this long to find a home, but the compensation issue has been a brutal one for Fowler. It's clear now he did himself no favors turning down the Cubs'... Read more
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21h
Inside Bay Area
Concord pulled recommendation for weapons station developerCONCORD -- A week before the City Council was set to consider a developer for t
Concord pulled recommendation for weapons station developer
Inside Bay Area / Posted 21 hours ago
CONCORD -- A week before the City Council was set to consider a developer for the Concord Naval Weapons Station, the city hastily scrubbed the recommendation to award the coveted contract to Catellus Development Corp., records show. The decision to... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Concord pulled recommendation for weapons station developerCONCORD -- A week before the City Council was set to consider a developer for t
Concord pulled recommendation for weapons station developer
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 22 hours ago
CONCORD -- A week before the City Council was set to consider a developer for the Concord Naval Weapons Station, the city hastily scrubbed the recommendation to award the coveted contract to Catellus Development Corp., records show. The decision to... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Large number of drunk drivers caughtA woman with two children in her car was caught driving almost four times over
Large number of drunk drivers caught
Otago Daily Times / Posted yesterday
A woman with two children in her car was caught driving almost four times over the legal breath alcohol limit. Police said the woman was among a disappointingly large number of drivers caught drink-driving in the Wellington and Wairarapa regions in... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Woman drink driving with two kids in carWellington police have expressed disappointment at the number of motorists caug
Woman drink driving with two kids in car
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
Wellington police have expressed disappointment at the number of motorists caught driving while under the influence. Photo / File A woman with two children in her car was caught driving almost four times over the legal breath alcohol limit. Police... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Disappointment in number of drink-driversFriday, 5 February 2016, 3:04 pmPress Release: New Zealand Police Disappointmen
Disappointment in number of drink-drivers
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
Friday, 5 February 2016, 3:04 pmPress Release: New Zealand Police Disappointment in the number of motorists apprehended driving whilst IntoxicatedInspector Mike Wright, Wellington District Road Policing... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Taking a look at the Orioles' internal starting rotation candidatesAs the days count down, the Orioles have yet to address their starting rotation
Taking a look at the Orioles' internal starting rotation candidates
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
As the days count down, the Orioles have yet to address their starting rotation. It didn’t seem that long ago that executive vice president Dan Duquette and manager Buck Showalter sat side by side at the team’s season-ending press conference and said... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Otago Polytechnic’s golden anniversary year of celebrations• Otago Polytechnic Council Chair Kathy Grant introduces Nigel Bamford • Nigel
Otago Polytechnic’s golden anniversary year of celebrations
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 5 days ago
• Otago Polytechnic Council Chair Kathy Grant introduces Nigel Bamford • Nigel Bamford officially opens The Hub’ and Mason Centre complex • Founding Otago Polytechnic council member Dawn Ibbotson cuts anniversary cake • Dedication by Otago... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Area bowling for Jan. 29Area bowling AIRPORT: Local 1173 Retirees — Tom Pawlak 257-706, Percy Paulfrey
Area bowling for Jan. 29
The Buffalo News / Posted 8 days ago
Area bowling AIRPORT: Local 1173 Retirees — Tom Pawlak 257-706, Percy Paulfrey 278-677, Archie Roland 279, Joe Jones 257. CAL/BCG — Brian Carrier 290-708, Ken Moceri 278-691, Ed Dinki 268, Chris Selk 255. Cheektowaga Firemen — Darrell Brocato... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Opening of Centre marks the start of Otago Poly's 50th“For 50 years, Otago Polytechnic has been a leader in hands-on, career-focused
Opening of Centre marks the start of Otago Poly's 50th
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 days ago
“For 50 years, Otago Polytechnic has been a leader in hands-on, career-focused education, achieving some of the best student achievement and satisfaction results in Australasia, and earning resounding endorsements from employers,” says Mike Waddell,... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Efren Navarro's defense could land him on Orioles roster; Hyun-soo Kim arrives in U.S.At first glance, the Orioles’ acquisition of first baseman/outfielder Efren Nav
Efren Navarro's defense could land him on Orioles roster; Hyun-soo Kim arrives in U.S.
Baltimore Sun / Posted 10 days ago
At first glance, the Orioles’ acquisition of first baseman/outfielder Efren Navarro on Tuesday appeared to be another one of the many deals for cash that occur every offseason and most fans forget about easily. But the 29-year-old Navarro could find... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Orioles better for locking up nucleus, kicking window of opportunity further openIt's fair to debate the wisdom of committing so much money to slugger Chris Dav
Orioles better for locking up nucleus, kicking window of opportunity further open
Baltimore Sun / Posted 11 days ago
It's fair to debate the wisdom of committing so much money to slugger Chris Davis when the Orioles still have not satisfied enough of their offseason needs to be considered a significantly better team than the one that lost half of its games in... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Orioles' surprising offseason spending spree no surprise to Buck ShowalterOrioles manager Buck Showalter said Thursday that he always thought the Orioles
Orioles' surprising offseason spending spree no surprise to Buck Showalter
Baltimore Sun / Posted 14 days ago
Orioles manager Buck Showalter said Thursday that he always thought the Orioles might be able to retain several of their top free agents this winter. Well, that makes one of us. The Orioles managed to bring back Matt Wieters, Darren O’Day and Chris... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
With Chris Davis locked up, Orioles still cognizant of pitching staff needsWith the player the Orioles called their priority, slugging first baseman Chris
With Chris Davis locked up, Orioles still cognizant of pitching staff needs
Baltimore Sun / Posted 15 days ago
With the player the Orioles called their priority, slugging first baseman Chris Davis, now officially locked up, executive vice president Dan Duquette said the team is still in the market to bolster a pitching staff that regressed in 2015. “We’re... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Couple sue lawmen over home's searchHOT SPRINGS -- A Garland County couple whose seven children were taken into sta
Couple sue lawmen over home's search
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
HOT SPRINGS -- A Garland County couple whose seven children were taken into state custody last year are suing law enforcement officials who executed the search warrant. Hal W. and Michelle Stanley filed a complaint last week in Garland County naming... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Analysis: Orioles still want starting pitching and outfield help, but don't want to lose draft pickThe Orioles hope to have their seven-year, $161 million deal with first baseman
Analysis: Orioles still want starting pitching and outfield help, but don't want to lose draft pick
Baltimore Sun / Posted 17 days ago
The Orioles hope to have their seven-year, $161 million deal with first baseman Chris Davis finalized by the end of the week — he is expected to take a physical today or Thursday — but signing the 29-year-old slugger to the largest deal in club... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Kid-welfare search spurs suit from couple whose 7 children were taken into state custodyHOT SPRINGS -- A Garland County couple whose seven children were taken into sta
Kid-welfare search spurs suit from couple whose 7 children were taken into state custody
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
HOT SPRINGS -- A Garland County couple whose seven children were taken into state custody last year are suing law enforcement officials who searched their home. Hal W. and Michelle Stanley filed a complaint last week in Garland County naming as... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Kid-welfare search spurs suitHOT SPRINGS -- A Garland County couple whose seven children were taken into sta
Kid-welfare search spurs suit
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
HOT SPRINGS -- A Garland County couple whose seven children were taken into state custody last year are suing law enforcement officials who searched their home. Hal W. and Michelle Stanley filed a complaint last week in Garland County naming as... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Re-signing Chris Davis a positive step, but Orioles still have work to doBuck Showalter attempted to do so Saturday morning, tying the deal to the impor
Re-signing Chris Davis a positive step, but Orioles still have work to do
Baltimore Sun / Posted 21 days ago
Buck Showalter attempted to do so Saturday morning, tying the deal to the importance of stability and continuity in a successful sports franchise. No doubt, others will wonder if this signals a new commitment by Peter Angelos to put the team in... Read more
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walesonline
Men who want to chat to other men now have a place to do it - called Men's ShedThe humble shed has for generations been a man’s traditional escape from the tr
Men who want to chat to other men now have a place to do it - called Men's Shed
walesonline / Posted 21 days ago
The humble shed has for generations been a man’s traditional escape from the troubles of life. Now a charity has taken the concept and developed it to battle loneliness in Wales. The idea was started in Australia but has spread to Wales. “A man’s... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Orioles lefty Chris Lee a prospect on the riseOne of the few pitchers at this week's Orioles minicamp who didn't have a bullp
Orioles lefty Chris Lee a prospect on the rise
Baltimore Sun / Posted 24 days ago
One of the few pitchers at this week's Orioles minicamp who didn't have a bullpen session before the major league coaching staff was a man whose development might be the biggest testament to the organization's work with young pitchers. In the span... Read more
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iol.co.za
Zebra & Giraffe take it slowAfter enjoying whirlwind success as a young band, Zebra & Giraffe want to slow
Zebra & Giraffe take it slow
iol.co.za / Posted 24 days ago
After enjoying whirlwind success as a young band, Zebra & Giraffe want to slow things down, writes Helen Herimbi At the end of last year, celebrated alternative rock band, Zebra & Giraffe, released their first independent project. The EP, which is... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
When it comes to free-agent pitching, the Orioles may have reached the point of no returnIf you recall, the Orioles brain trust told everyone at the end of last season
When it comes to free-agent pitching, the Orioles may have reached the point of no return
Baltimore Sun / Posted 25 days ago
If you recall, the Orioles brain trust told everyone at the end of last season that the top priority going into the winter would be upgrading the starting rotation. Well, actually, there were two top priorities and the Orioles are still waiting to... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
'No pressure' for pitchers as Orioles observe them during minicamp in Florida— It's one thing to be told that something is informal and largely unstructured
'No pressure' for pitchers as Orioles observe them during minicamp in Florida
Baltimore Sun / Posted 26 days ago
— It's one thing to be told that something is informal and largely unstructured, as the Orioles' young pitchers who traveled south for the team's annual January minicamp were advised before the three-day session began Monday. Then, as young... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Five things to watch at this week's Orioles minicampHijacked in years past by rehabilitating major league stars, free-agent rumors
Five things to watch at this week's Orioles minicamp
Baltimore Sun / Posted 27 days ago
Hijacked in years past by rehabilitating major league stars, free-agent rumors and veterans on tryouts, this year's edition of the Orioles' January minicamp seems to be more focused on its core purpose: getting a look at the young, up-and-coming arms... Read more
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