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Articles from October 2, 2016

A Handful of Tennessee's Assistant Coaches Hit the Road Frid
A handful of Tennessee's assistant coaches hit the road Friday to check on a few targets and a couple of the Vols' current commitments in the 2017 class leading up to their showdown with Georgia on Saturday.Tennessee linebackers coach Tommy Thigpen was...
Ahoy Matey!
AHOY MATEY!The first annual Tennessee Pirate Fest is on the horizon. This daytime family-friendly costume-play event will be held at the Tennessee Medieval Faire site in Harriman. Patrons will feel transported to the fictional town of Port Royale in...
American Conference
AMERICAN CONFERENCEEast W L T Pct PF PA Home Away AFC NFC DivNew England 3 0 0 1.000 81 45 2-0-0 1-0-0 2-0-0 1-0-0 1-0-0N.Y. Jets 1 2 0 .333 62 78 0-1-0 1-1-0 1-2-0 0-0-0 1-0-0Buffalo 1 2 0 .333 71 68 1-1-0 0-1-0 0-2-0 1-0-0 0-1-0Miami 1 3 0 .250 71...
Andi Nemeth, Kingston
Andi Nemeth, KingstonCandidate's cruelty hard to stomachI would like to share a story about my mother, Mary Susan.She was born near Rome, Italy, in 1916 and came to the United States with her family as a little girl. They settled in western New York,...
Area Colleges
Area collegesCarson-Newman sweeps meetCarson-Newman swept both races at the Maryville College Invitational on Saturday morning."Today was a great day for both the men and the women. They came out and competed hard and I'm happy that the results showed,"...
Auto Racing
auto racingFormula 1 Malaysia Grand Prix LineupAfter Saturday qualifying; race SundayAt Sepang International CircuitSepang, MalaysiaLap length: 3.4 milesThird Session1. Lewis Hamilton, Britain, Mercedes GP,, 1:32.850.2. Nico Rosberg, Germany, Mercedes...
Bad Ending for Carson-Newman
JEFFERSON CITY -- Some streaks are harder to break than others.Lenoir-Rhyne University has a new coach and a new offensive scheme, but for Carson-Newman, the results were the same Saturday. The Bears escaped Burke-Tarr Stadium with a 20-17 win over the Eagles.Hunter...
Bills at Patriots
bills at patriotsBILLS: OUT: T Cyrus Kouandjio (ankle), C Patrick Lewis (knee), WR Greg Salas (groin), WR Sammy Watkins (foot). QUESTIONABLE: S Colt Anderson (foot), TE Charles Clay (knee), CB Ronald Darby (hamstring), T Cordy Glenn (ankle), QB Cardale...
Bush Brushes Up on Painting
When President George W. Bush left the White House, he did what many people do when they retire. He found a new hobby.According to reports I read, he had never picked up a paintbrush until 2012, but now has a driving passion, although friends insist he...
Can You Afford Not to Have Long-Term Care Insurance?
WASHINGTON -- Should you ever require help with life's basic activities -- eating, dressing and bathing -- one thing is true: It will be expensive.The median monthly cost of an in-home health aide is $3,861, according to Genworth Financial. The monthly...
Centro Hispano, Other Non-Profits Entertain to Raise Funds
Centro Hispano de East Tennessee held its annual fundraising event, the 2016 LATINO Awards, at the Knoxville Convention Center. The LATINO Awards is Knoxville's only large-scale event designed to spotlight the work of Latino leaders in East Tennessee...
Chattanooga Pulls Away from ETSU
JOHNSON CITY -- It wasn't a case of bend, don't break.There was little bend at all in the Chattanooga defense.The Moccasins limited East Tennessee State to no plays longer than 12 yards in a 37-7 victory on Saturday at Kermit Tipton Stadium.Chattanooga...
Climate Change Damage Growing More Pronounced across Globe
Launching into coverage of climate change right now is like tuning into a football game that's half over and your team is on its way to losing. The only question is by how much.Even if every word of last December's breakthrough Paris Agreement is implemented...
Communication Breakdown at Worst Moment
The archery season has gotten underway with a lot of hunters opting for sunscreen as their cover scent.Temperatures in the 90s -- which finally broke midweek -- has made for some uncomfortable hunting. Still, as of Friday morning, hunters had 3,273 deer...
Congress Should Not Scuttle TVA's Floating House Ban
Congress is poised to grant amnesty to the owners of floating houses on Tennessee Valley Authority reservoirs.On Wednesday the House of Representatives passed its version of the Water Resources Development Act on a 399-25 vote. The Senate had previously...
Cutting Study of Islam a Mistake
Do you daily use soap, shampoo, toothpaste, a toothbrush, coffee, a clock, a camera, a fountain pen? Did you study algebra, chemistry or the scientific method at a university? Do you own a guitar or magnifying glasses in your home?If your answer is yes...
Daniel Connolly Looks at Challenges Facing the Children of Immigrants
Memphis Commercial Appeal reporter Daniel Connolly took his first Spanish class while studying abroad in Germany, but the idea of learning the language first came to him when Spanish-speaking immigrants began to attend his church in Memphis's Hickory...
Defense Steps Up with Key Players Out
ATHENS, Ga. -- Tennessee coach Butch Jones issued a challenge to his players before they left the team hotel.He knew that the Vols were missing three key defenders -- senior defensive back Cam Sutton, senior linebacker Jalen Reeves-Maybin and sophomore...
Donald Trump Thinks Anyone Who Pays Taxes Is Stupid
"That makes me smart."It was the most stunning line in last Monday's 90-minute presidential debate, and Donald Trump uttered it.But this was no ordinary quip. This was arrogance on steroids.It was more insulting than Trump's assertion that blacks live...
Field Notes and Field Guides Help When Identifying Warblers
A birdwatcher's field notes are notes written down describing the appearance, behavior and habitat of a bird while the bird is still in view. Later, field notes may prove helpful confirming a bird's identification when the bird is long gone.Most warblers...
Figures Printed on Glass Meant to Be Citizens of Mecca
We recently purchased this old clock, and I never saw one with Indians on it. We would like to know more about it. We know it was made about 100 years ago and strikes the hour. I would like to know the history of it and how much do you think it might...
Final 10 Seconds in Loss Lingers for Georgia
ATHENS, Ga. -- As Rocky Top echoed through Sanford Stadium, Lorenzo Carter revisited the final 10 seconds of Georgia's 34-31 loss to Tennessee on Saturday over and over.After Jacob Eason connected with Riley Ridley on a 47-yard touchdown pass and Rodrigo...
Former Vols
Former VolsQuarterbacksName, Team Comp. Att. Yds. TDs IntsTyler Bray, Kansas City#Matt Simms, Atlantarunning backsName, Team No. Yds. TDsArian Foster, Miami 16 47 0Receiving No. Yds. TDs3 62 0*Rajion Neal, Clevelandoffensive linemenName, Team Pos. Exp.Ramon...
Found Treasure ; Wilma Dykeman's Sons Promote Posthumous Memoir They Discovered at Her Home
The sons of Wilma Dykeman, critically acclaimed author and Tennessee's State Historian at the time of her death in 2006, are promoting a new book that came from an unpublished manuscript found in her Newport house after she died.James R. "Jim" Stokely...
Gauging Shooter's Progress ; Technology Is Good Source of Feedback
A new voice is being heard in Pratt Pavilion. It's not a new Tennessee basketball coach, either.Instead, it's Noahlytics.The instant-feedback cameras are mounted on arms 13 feet above each shot clock, using sensors to read out each shot from anywhere on...
'Gentleman in Moscow' Concerns a Life Lived Fully in One Hotel Room
In Amor Towles' enjoyable, elegant new novel, an enormous hotel becomes an art nouveau prison for a nobleman after the Bolsheviks sentence him -- for life -- to house arrest there. Once an aimless man of means and leisure, he finds leisure is mostly...
Gulf's Deadly Harvest: Raw Oysters Bacteria Killing Diners ; Industry, Congress Halt FDA Regulation
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- A plate of raw oysters cost Jose Luis Ruiz his leg, his livelihood and his house.The night he ate them, the 51-year-old awoke with an upset stomach and pain in his calf. Within two days, he could barely walk.Doctors told his...
Hail Yes ; Jennings Makes Improbable Catch as Time Expires
ATHENS, Ga. -- Joshua Dobbs walked into the postgame interviews Saturday night clutching a football.He got the ultimate souvenir from a dramatic 34-31 Tennessee victory over Georgia. Tennessee fans got a memory for the ages.A wild afternoon of SEC football...
Her Trick; Sure Wasn't; Any Treat
Agnes Hutchison can laugh now about her predicament. She's even suggested she might rent out her "services" for Halloween.But this time last year, there was nothing funny whatsoever. In fact, it's a miracle she's alive to tell the story."It's the first...
Home Is; Where; the Art Is
FISHTRAP HOLLOW, Miss. -- Last week the temperatures dropped, the sedum in the front yard turned blush pink, SEC teams took the field, an owl hooted, and it was safe to go on the porch again.Fall is always worth the wait.To celebrate cooler weather,...
Homespun Threads ; Thriving Clothing Label Has Flagship Store in LaFollette, Tenn
Downtown LaFollette, Tenn., may seem like an unusual choice to open a boutique.But that is just what designer Leah Teague did with her mother, Angela, when they opened "Eliza Dean" late last year.The mother and daughter team started Eliza Dean in a spare bedroom...
Husband Gives Wife the Smartphone Pause
Dear Amy: My husband and I have been married for four years.Lately, I've noticed that I'll enter a room and remark about something I'd love to do that day, and he ignores me.I don't get a head nod, grunt or eye contact. Oftentimes he's checking social...
In the End, Thank Goodness for Dobbs to Jennings
ATHENS, Ga. -- Thank goodness for these college football players. They give us moments each week that out-thrill the thrills of any other sport, the corresponding screams and groans equally as superior.The Joshua Dobbs 43-yard Hail Mary to Jauan Jennings...
Is a College Degree Still Worth the Tuition Cost? Absolutely
Freshmen are adjusting to their first months in college. I've talked to parents who were relieved that little Johnny was finally out of the nest and other moms and dads who had tears in their eyes as little Suzie packed her boxes and headed to the dormitory.What...
Jennings Knew He'd Make Catch When Play Was Called
ATHENS, Ga. -- It looked like Tennessee had finally run out of comebacks.Facing a three-point deficit with 10 seconds remaining in a place where they hadn't won a game in 10 years, the Vols had their backs against the hedges.But magical seasons require...
Johnson Architecture Has Hired Shehara Hapuarachy as an Inte
Johnson Architecture has hired Shehara Hapuarachy as an intern architect. Hapuarachy brings design and project management skills and significant experience in 3-D modeling and design using building information modeling software. Hapuarachy previously...
Keith Carradine Returns as Mr. President in 'Madam Secretary' Tonight
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. -- There's something so essentially American about actor Keith Carradine that he's found himself riding the trails of countless westerns, interpreting Will Rogers, running a rustic coffee shop in "Fargo" and singing folk music in "Nashville."That's...
Knoxville Celebrates 225th Birthday ; Dinner on Gay Street Bridge Today
Knoxville celebrated its 225th birthday weekend on Saturday by providing more than 800 free cupcakes to locals who stopped by to join in the party.Knoxville's official birthday on Oct. 3, 1791, came five years before the founding of the state of Tennessee,...
Led by Spieth and Reed, US Holds Three-Point Lead
CHASKA, Minn. -- Battling back from a devastating 90 minutes that soured a quick bite at lunch, Team USA's Patrick Reed and Jordan Spieth dug deep, dug in and delivered a bullish victory Saturday in the afternoon anchor match to help keep Europe at bay...
Like Being a Vol Fan, Investing Takes Patience
Didn't it feel good to finally take care of business and defeat those Florida Gators? I don't know who wrote the song "It's Great to be a Tennessee Vol," but I do know that it's not always a walk in the park.We have all experienced that sometimes it's...
Little Ones Flash Big Smiles for 'Strong Babies' Campaign
A few of the dozens of babies whose families brought them to the Knox County Health Department office on Saturday will have a future as local modeling stars in the department's "Strong Babies" campaign.Health department officials conducting the casting...
Llamas Race, Schools Win at Park ; Annual Event Gets Kooky for Kids' Cause
Llamas and humans joined forces Saturday at World's Fair Park to test their speed for a good cause at the third annual Great Llama Race.Thousands of people gathered on the park lawn to watch the four- legged and two-legged athletes run 100-yard heats...
Looking for Opportunity ; after 4 Stops, Graduate Transfer Finds Role with Vols
Rick Barnes had one scholarship to use, and had a specific kind of player in mind for it.The Tennessee men's basketball coach, finishing his roster for his second season with the Vols, wanted a big man with experience, a fifth-year graduate transfer...
Malware Disguised as News Is the Pits
Breaking News! Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie recently called it quits, ending their two-year marriage and 12-year relationship.Eh, who cares, right?Even if you aren't interested, there are many who followed the relationship and want to know every juicy...
Memories of 'The King' ; Malarkey, Mabry Played with Palmer
When Mike Malarkey was an 18-year-old in 1964, he was extremely nervous before a round of golf in his hometown of Chattanooga.The reason was the man with whom he was playing -- Arnold Palmer. That and the fact that Palmer -- then the PGA Tour's No. 1...
Monday
MondayMLBTime TBA Cleveland at Detroit (if necessary)ESPNNBA2:30 p.m. Preseason, Oklahoma City at Real MadridNBA8 Preseason, Milwaukee at ChicagoNBA10 Preseason, Utah at PortlandNBANFL8:15 p.m. N.Y. Giants at MinnesotaESPNTuesdayMLB8 p.m. AL Wild-Card...
More Than 4,400 Get Free Flu Shots ; Annual Event at 6 Schools Aids Charity
More than 200 people stood in line early Saturday morning at Farragut High School, bundled in sweaters against the cold, for a chance to prevent the risk of flu this winter.The 25th annual Flu Shot Saturday provided free doses of flu vaccine at six schools...
Murray Showing He Has Plenty Left
NASHVILLE -- In DeMarco Murray's mind, there was never a doubt he still had what it took to be a successful running back.The rest of the league might not have been so sure after Murray's 2015 season of discontent in Philadelphia, one that saw his numbers take...
No. 11 Tennessee 34, No. 25 Georgia 31
No. 11 Tennessee 34, No. 25 Georgia 31Tennessee 0 7 7 20--34Georgia 7 10 7 7--31First QuarterUGA--Michel 14 run (Blankenship kick), 1:33Second QuarterUGA--FG Blankenship 27, 11:21UGA--Eason fumble recovery in endzone (Blankenship kick), 2:00TEN--Dobbs...
Nobel Prize Winners Are More Than Happy to Be Awakened
DEAR MISS MANNERS: Is it appropriate for the Nobel Committee to call prize winners at all hours of the night in order to inform them of their award?I understand that the Nobel Prize is very important, but it seems to me that it does not qualify as an...
Only Trump Can Run the Money Changers out of Washington
Now that all of my inside-the-beltway, elitist, morally superior friends and colleagues have weighed in with their self-righteous denunciations of Donald Trump, it's my turn.After initially opposing his candidacy for president, I have come around to...
Outdoor Paradise ; Vilas County Offers Verdant Forests, Meadows and More Than 1,300 Lakes
BOULDER JUNCTION, Wis. -- Even the glaciers came to Vilas County to play in the water.Millions of years ago, glaciers clawed and pitted the landscape. As they retreated, water filled the holes and created the thousands of small, bucolic lakes we have...
Pagan Delivers a Different Kind of Slam
Pagan delivers a different kind of slamSAN FRANCISCO -- Fair warning to baseball fans who want to make a scene by running onto the field -- avoid San Francisco Giants outfielder Angel Pagan.During Friday night's game against the Los Angeles Dodgers,...
Penny Performance
PENNY PERFORMANCE"The Crucible": 7:30 p.m. Wednesday-Friday, Oct. 5-7, and Wednesday-Friday, Oct. 12-14, at the Clarence Brown Theatre, 1714 Andy Holt Ave. For these performances, a child's admission is one penny with a paying adult. Open to students...
Player of the Week Nominees
player of the week nomineesOffenseDaymion Blevins, Morristown West: Senior running back rushed 31 times for 244 yards and four touchdowns as the Trojans won the city championship over Morristown East, 28-14.Braden Collins, Farragut: Junior wide receiver...
Plenty of Highlights for Lowe ; Coalfield Senior Scores on Offense, Defense in Big Win
Don't expect the Coalfield High School football team to savor Friday's 44-35 road victory over rival Harriman for too long.The Yellow Jackets (7-0, 3-0 Region 2-1A) face a quick turnaround with a Thursday night televised game at Greenback (6-0, 2-0)...
Presidents, Economy and Fear
As a kid in the 1960s, my teachers regularly frightened me with movies about an impending Soviet nuclear attack -- something that was assumed to be an almost certainty following the Cuban Missile Crisis of 1962.Everyone within a fairly extended radius...
Quarterback B+
QUARTERBACK B+Joshua Dobbs saved his best throw for the most clutch moment. The senior connected on a 43-yard Hail Mary to Jauan Jennings with no time on the clock for the 34-31 road win Saturday. Dobbs also capped the first half with a 4-yard touchdown...
RedBlueAmerica: Who Has a Leg Up, Clinton or Trump?
The first presidential debate, which attracted a record TV audience for an event of its type, has come and gone, and the polls are tightening. Hillary Clinton's once-commanding lead over Donald Trump has shrunken considerably, and the stretch run has...
Registration Is Open Now for the Walk with Compassion, an Ev
Registration is open now for the Walk With Compassion, an event produced by Compassion International to end child poverty. Check-in for the walk at Victor Ashe Park will begin at 8:30 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 29. The Knoxville goal is $25,000. The deadline...
Say Goodbye to Summer and Hello to Indian Summer Wines
As East Tennessee says goodbye to one of the warmest summers on record, I have four wines to recommend that will complement the mild yet warm evenings still to come.The 2015 Bolo Valdeorras Godello ($16) comes from rugged mountain vineyards with some...
Schweid Considers Plight of Homeless Families in 'Invisible Nation'
Ask comfortable Americans to describe their image of homelessness, and few of them will immediately mention families with children. We all know there are homeless kids in this country, but most of us don't see or think about them much. Richard Schweid didn't...
Scores
ScoresEASTAlfred 49, Morrisville St. 24Amherst 31, Bowdoin 10Apprentice 24, Alfred St. 8Boston College 35, Buffalo 3Castleton 23, Anna Maria 13Cornell 39, Colgate 38Cortland St. 50, Hartwick 47Endicott 21, MIT 9Franklin & Marshall 20, Dickinson 10Gettysburg...
Secondary Bailed out after Error
ATHENS, Ga. -- The coverage call for the Tennessee secondary was two-man, the best possible defensive play call given the scenario.After trailing 17-0 in the first half, the Vols led Georgia 28- 24 with 19 seconds left Saturday at Sanford Stadium, just...
Shades of 1998 from Team Turnaround in 2016
ATHENS, Ga. -- Maybe Tennessee can't lose.How could its fans have been thinking anything else as darkness descended over Sanford Stadium early Saturday evening?Never mind how far the Vols fall behind. Or the time on the clock. Or how hopeless the scoreboard...
Short-Handed Supreme Court Tied Up
WASHINGTON -- A bank fraud conviction sent Southern California resident Lawrence Eugene Shaw to federal prison and his lawyer to a Supreme Court that remains depleted by politics.Shaw's challenge Tuesday to his 2012 conviction will help start the high...
Six Charged in Prostitution Sting
Six charged in prostitution stingA weekend prostitution sting led to six arrests, according to a Knoxville Police Department news release.Beginning Friday, officers conducted the sting along Central Avenue in Northwest Knoxville. During the sting, an...
Smokies Park to Host Night under Stars
The Great Smoky Mountains National Park will host its 12th stargazing event from 7:30-10 p.m. Saturday at Cades Cove.Ranger Mike Maslona said the event permits a unique opportunity to observe the numerous stars and learn about their lore without interference...
Sprint Cup
Sprint CupCitizen Soldier 400 LineupAfter Friday qualifying; race SundayAt Dover International SpeedwayDover, Del.Lap length: 1 mile(Car number in parentheses)Qualifying rained out; based on owner points1. (2) Brad Keselowski, F.2. (78) Martin Truex...
Summaries
SummariesTop 25No. 1 Alabama 34, Kentucky 6Kentucky 3 0 0 3-- 6Alabama 3 14 14 3--34First QuarterKEN--FG MacGinnis 45, 8:52BAMA--FG Griffith 44, 1:15Second QuarterBAMA--Jacobs 1 run (Griffith kick), 9:50BAMA--Harrison 55 fumble return (Griffith kick),...
Survey: Business Women Rising in South ; Chattanooga Ranked 2nd-Best Start-Up City
CHATTANOOGA -- Women starting businesses in Chattanooga are among the most optimistic in the country, according to a new nationwide survey of female entrepreneurs.In its annual ranking of the best cities for woman-owned businesses, Thumbtack.com ranked...
Television
televisionAUTO RACING10 a.m. NASCAR, Xfinity Series, Drive Sober 200CNBC2 p.m. NASCAR, Sprint Cup Series, Citizen Soldier 400NBCSNcollege football9 a.m. Butch Jones ShowMyVLTCOLLEGE VOLLEYBALL1:30 p.m. Minnesota at PurdueESPN2DRAG RACING2 p.m. NHRA,...
Tennessee 0 7 7 20 -- 34
TENNESSEE 0 7 7 20 -- 34GEORGIA 7 10 7 7 -- 31FIRST QUARTERGEORGIA 7, TENNESSEE 0UGA: Sony Michel 14 run (Rodrigo Blankenship kick).Drive: 10 plays, 79 yards, 5:32.Big play: A pass-interference call on Micah Abernathy converted third down, giving Georgia...
Test Changes to Help Students Finish Race
Teaching is a marathon that has a different starting point for every student. Each year, some students will have a sprint, others a slower jog, others may walk and run, some have hills to climb and others have long valleys to dive into before emerging...
'The Crucible' Tells a Cautionary Tale for Today's Society ; Carousel Stages Classic of Human Evil
The best theater reflects our lives in stories of others.This month, that story is told at the University of Tennessee's Carousel Theatre.The Carousel is transformed into 1692 Salem, Mass., for Arthur Miller's "The Crucible." The production, directed...
Thousands Savor Greekfest at a Grateful St. George ; after Fire, Theft, Church Celebrates Gifts
There were food, music, crowds and full parking lots just west of Neyland Stadium on Saturday about lunchtime.But this food was a little spicier than the hamburgers and hot dogs enjoyed at Tennessee Vol football tailgates, and the music had a little...
Tim and Susan Lee Offer Rock 'N' Roll at an Earlier Hour
Sometimes it takes stamina to be a music fan. While concerts at big venues normally start at 8 p.m., shows at local clubs, especially the downtown Knoxville venues, traditionally start at 10 p.m. -- and that just means the opening act. Sometimes the headlining...
University of Tennessee Junior Baker Donahue Didn't Expect A
University of Tennessee junior Baker Donahue didn't expect an idea he and his friend came up with to combat summer boredom to turn into a successful business.But about three months and 5,500 Instagram followers later, Donahue's vintage Tennessee clothing...
UT Doesn't Get Full Credit at Louisville
The Tennessee men's and women's cross country teams ran at the 15th annual Louisville Sports Commission Cross Country Classic on Saturday but neither team apparently received full credit for its efforts.The final results did not include three Tennessee...
UT Senior Payton Miller Gains Fame for Her Paintings on the Rock
Armed with cans of spray paint and a vision, Payton Miller makes her mark on one of the most iconic landmarks at the University of Tennessee. Once the sun goes down, she spends 8 to 12 hours completing her masterpiece. Paint fumes, sweat and dedication...
Venable Returns with 'Retire or Not?'
Venable returns with 'Retire or Not?'News Sentinel columnist Sam Venable hemmed and hawed a good bit before trading his full-time gig at the News Sentinel for a two- columns-a-week assignment as a freelancer. He puts some of that angst to good use in...
Visit to Havana Reveals Island Nation on Brink of Big Changes
HAVANA -- You can't drink the water and there's a shortage of toilet paper and toilet seats, but don't mistake Cuba for a backward, Third World country.I'm just back from a brief but intensive excursion to Havana with a group called Insight Cuba. It...
Watts Bar Reaches Full Power after Fire
CHATTANOOGA -- TVA's newest nuclear power plant has again reached full power following a transformer fire last month.The Watts Bar Unit 2 reactor reached 100 percent power after TVA restarted the new unit on Monday, TVA spokesman Jim Hopson said Friday....
When Someone's Made to Pay ; Wells Fargo CEO 'Clawback' Just a Start
In seeking to defuse the firestorm over its sham accounts, Wells Fargo & Co.'s board turned to an old, but obscure gambit -- getting its top leader to pay up. It's a measure we could see companies take more often.John Stumpf, the bank's chairman and...
You Should Bother to Vote Because
Why do you vote?That's the question being asked across the USA TODAY Network by a campaign called #votingbecause.As the hashtag indicates, #votingbecause is primarily a social media initiative. Its purpose is to encourage citizens to register and vote...
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