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NHL Trade Rumors: Buzz on Chris Stewart, Phil Kessel and More Before Deadline

With only a day remaining before the 2015 NHL trade deadline, the league's veterans playing on non-contenders are sweating bullets awaiting a potential call from their general managers. That is particularly the case for players on expiring contracts. Show More Summary

PFT’s Free Agent Hot 100 has five new names

With numerous veterans hitting the market in recent days, PFT’s Free Agent Hot 100 has gotten an update. For now, we’ve added five players to our list of the top free agents, including ex-Lions tailback Reggie Bush and ex-Rams defensive tackle Kendall Langford. The still-swift Bush could appeal to clubs looking to add depth at…

Michael Sam to balance 'Dancing With the Stars' and NFL veteran combine

Michael Sam was set to lace up his dancing shoes for ABC's "Dancing with the Stars," but he'll have to set them aside for a few days in March to participate in the NFL's first-ever veteran scouting combine.

New MMO Crowfall Hits $800K Kickstarter Target in 4 Days

The ambitious new MMO from industry veterans has smashed through its target, with no sign of slowing down.

Sarah Palin Talks PTSD and Veterans in Surprisingly Un-Gimmicky CPAC Speech

3 days agoNews : Mediaite

Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin closed the first day of the 2015 Conservative Political Action Conference with a speech surprisingly lacking in partisan barbs and heavy on advocacy for U.S. military veterans suffering from PTSD and reacclimatizing to civilian work.

The Lions Released Reggie Bush

It's a bad day for well-known veteran players who aren't that good.

ArtCraft kickstarts Crowfall

ArtCraft Entertainment, composed of industry veterans, launched yesterday the Kickstarter campaign for their ambitious MMO Crowfall. The indie team describes the title as a blend of RPG and strategy. With still 28 days remaining in their Kickstarter, it has already gathered more than $500K out of the $800k goal. Show More Summary

‘The Voice’ Recap: Did Adam Levine Get His ‘Juice’ Back?

Poor Adam Levine. The eighth season of The Voice got off to a rocky start for the long-time veteran. Levine was the only Voice coach to go into the second day of auditions without a single singer on his team. No matter how hard Adam tried, he failed to snag the interest of any of ‘The Voice’ Recap: Did Adam Levine Get His ‘Juice’ Back? is an article from: The Inquisitr News

Veteran Correspondents Urge Early-Career Journalists to Look Beyond Conflict

By Charles M. Sennott NEW YORK -- Sebastian Junger offered a cautionary tale to aspiring journalists about the unprecedented peril of reporting in the field these days and the toll it has taken on a generation of correspondents. TheShow More Summary

Ilya Bryzgalov clears waivers; Ducks summon Jason LaBarbera

Veteran goalie Ilya Bryzgalov cleared waivers Monday morning, and he’ll discuss his future with the Ducks in a meeting with General Manager Bob Murray later in the day, the team announced.

Jonathan Michael Campbell sentenced

That Jonathan Michael Campbell fellow who was arrested in Pennsylvania when he tried to talk to middle schoolers about VeteransDay last year, though he had never served, was sentenced to a year probation the other day according to TribLive; Senior Judge Conrad Capuzzi on Thursday imposed the sentence of probation and ordered Campbell to […]

NBA Rumors: Analyzing Buzz on Larry Sanders, Michael Carter-Williams and More

Although the NBA trade deadline has come and gone, the rumor mill continues to chug along. The days after the deadline are generally very active as teams part ways with players they were unable to deal. Plenty of veteran players will...Show More Summary

Kevin Garnett, back in Minnesota

Kevin Garnett, back in Minnesota Here’s the Minneapolis Star Tribune reporting on Timberwolves activity on the day of the NBA trade deadline: Thursday’s NBA trade deadline came and went … and veterans Kevin Martin, Chase Budinger and Gary Neal all still were present. The Wolves swapped Thaddeus Young for Kevin Garnett, but made no other moves, meaning Martin is, as [...]

Virtual Career Fairs Making it Easier to Recruit Veteran Talent

Remember the days of circling ads in papers, and walking into a business when you were looking for a job, or how cool we thought it was when you could fax in your resume? The job search process has changed quite a bit over the last few...Show More Summary

60 Minutes Airs Bob Simon’s Final Report Days After His Death

last weekNews : Mediaite

Last night, 60 Minutes aired Bob Simon's final report for the program, just days after the veteran CBS correspondent was killed in a car crash. Scott Pelley opened by saying the airing of this report is perhaps the best tribute they could give to a journalist like Simon.

Delwin Ray Barnett; the records

You might remember Delwin Ray Barnett from our discussion back in November when he was featured in a VeteransDay article in his local newspaper, the Lawrence Journal. We speculated on his claim that he was a Vietnam veteran. He also claimed that he was a Special Forces Captain and that he earned “two Silver […]

When Will The Federal Government & VA Learn? On Suggestion Boxes & Incentives

This article caught my attention the other day: “Philly VA employees ask for golf shirts in suggestion box for improving veteran care.” I hesitate to throw stones, but there are some very predictable dynamics involved here… and I will provide some ideas about a better approach and not just criticize. Do you remember a few […]

This Week In The Business: He Hates These Cans

QUOTE | "I'm going to stop doing press and I'm going to stop talking about games completely." - Veteran designer Peter Molyneux, responding to the "terrible and awful, emotional time over the last three days" after he admitted failing to deliver his Godus Kickstarter promises. Read more...

ART CASHIN: Traders used to have a bizarre ritual for Friday the 13th to scare away evil spirits

It's Friday the 13th. Art Cashin, the veteran trader at UBS Financial Services, notes that stocks tend to rally on Friday the 13th up to 60% of the time, despite all the myths associated with the day. In note Friday, Cashin also explains how traders dealt with the fear of this date in a tradition that's sadly disappeared. Show More Summary

Extra Bonus Quote of the Day

“I ran a large company, sir, what have you done?” — Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald, quoted by the Washington Post, to Rep. Mike Coffman (R-CO) in a heated exchange after it was suggested McDonald had accomplished little in his [...] The post Extra Bonus Quote of the Day appeared first on Political Wire.

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