Posts Tagged ‘ manager ’

Devils working on another deal to keep Kovalchuk

Aug 10th, 2010 | By sportsnews

The New Jersey Devils are working on another deal to sign Ilya Kovalchuk. Less than 24 hours after an arbitrator ruled that the NHL acted correctly in voiding Kovalchuk’s landmark $102 million contract with New Jersey, team president and general manager Lou Lamoriello said the Devils will continue working to re-sign the high scoring Russian.
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Phillips in middle of Cards, Reds brawl (AP)

Aug 10th, 2010 | By sportsnews

CINCINNATI (AP)—Outspoken Brandon Phillips(notes) was in the middle of a first-inning altercation between the Cincinnati Reds and St. Louis Cardinals, who evidently don’t appreciate being called complainers. The second baseman had words with Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina(notes) when he came to bat in the bottom of the first inning Tuesday night. Phillips removed his helmet,
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"Heartbroken" Fantasia overdoses over married man affair

Aug 10th, 2010 | By entertainmentnews

LOS ANGELES | Tue Aug 10, 2010 7:07pm EDT LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – “American Idol” winner Fantasia Barrino overdosed on aspirin and sleeping pills after finding herself in the middle of an ugly divorce involving a married man, celebrity website TMZ reported on Tuesday. Fantasia, 26, a single mom who won the popular TV singing
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Devils working on another Kovalchuk deal (AP)

Aug 10th, 2010 | By sportsnews

The New Jersey Devils are working on another deal to sign Ilya Kovalchuk(notes). Less than 24 hours after an arbitrator ruled that the NHL acted correctly in voiding Kovalchuk’s landmark $102 million contract with New Jersey, team president and general manager Lou Lamoriello said the Devils will continue working to re-sign the high scoring Russian.
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Mariners fire manager Wakamatsu (AP)

Aug 9th, 2010 | By sportsnews

SEATTLE (AP)—Instead of leading Seattle to its first postseason spot since 2001, Don Wakamatsu lost games at a stunning rate. Then, the Mariners manager lost his team—first franchise icon Ken Griffey Jr.(notes), then Chone Figgins(notes). Now, he’s lost his job. The last-place Mariners fired Wakamatsu on Monday, more than halfway through a season that began
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Jets owner not confident Revis deal will get done soon

Aug 9th, 2010 | By sportsnews

CORTLAND, N.Y. — It appears Darrelle Revis won’t be joining his teammates anytime soon. The New York Jets rejected the latest offer proposed by the All-Pro cornerback’s agents, and owner Woody Johnson is not optimistic a deal can get done before the regular season. “The answer’s no,” Johnson said tersely Monday, a few hours after
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Advice to U.S. job seekers: drop the Merlot

Aug 9th, 2010 | By lifestylenews

DETROIT | Mon Aug 9, 2010 4:34pm EDT DETROIT (Reuters) – Job applicants who drink alcohol are perceived as less intelligent and less hireable by American bosses, a bias dubbed the “imbibing idiot bias” in a study published on Monday. In a series of six related experiments, researchers from the University of Michigan and the
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Download of the Day: FileZilla 3.3.4 RC2

Aug 9th, 2010 | By technologynews

Our Download of the Day today is FileZilla 33.3.4 RC2. FileZilla Client is a fast and reliable cross-platform FTP, FTPS and SFTP client with lots of useful features and an intuitive graphical user interface. Among others, the features of FileZilla include the following: Easy to use Supports FTP, FTP over SSL/TLS (FTPS)
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Last 2 foreign dead in Afghan murders identified

Aug 9th, 2010 | By admin

Dr. Karen Woo, 36, the lone Briton among the dead, gave up her job with a private clinic in London to work in Afghanistan. She was planning to leave in a few weeks to get married, friends said. “Her motivation was purely humanitarian. She was a humanist and had no religious or political agenda,” her
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Attractive women overlooked for certain jobs: study

Aug 8th, 2010 | By lifestylenews

LOS ANGELES | Sun Aug 8, 2010 10:46pm EDT LOS ANGELES (Reuters Life!) – Too hot to be an engineer or prison guard? Good looks can kill a woman’s chances of snaring jobs considered “masculine,” according to a study by the University of Colorado Denver Business School. Attractive women faced discrimination when they applied for
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