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Best Cities For Black Friday Shopping

While many other consumers will simply avoid holiday crowds at shopping malls or even wait until Cyber Monday, retail stores across the nation will be buzzing with activity on the day after Thanksgiving. The following are five of the best American cities for Black Friday deals.

11/05/2013

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Louisville Preseason Coaches’ Choice To Win AAC

Defending national champion Louisville is the coaches’ preseason pick to win the inaugural American Athletic Conference title in the Cardinals’ lone year in this league

10/16/2013

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AAC Unveils Logo

The new American Athletic Conference, which includes the University of Connecticut, has unveiled its new logo, in preparation for its July 1 launch.

05/30/2013

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Old Big East To Become ‘American Athletic Conference’

The conference announced the decision Wednesday after university presidents approved the new moniker earlier in the day.

04/04/2013

Houston Texans receiver Andre Johnson and running back Arian Foster. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Patriots Face Big Test In Containing Texans’ Foster, Johnson

The New England defense will have its hands full on Monday night.

12/10/2012

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The Very Best of Everything in 2012

As the end of year nears it is time to take a moment to look back to see what made the top of the best of lists for 2012. Other than the presidential election there have been many other battles this year to score a number one spot in the United States. Companies, writers, public relation experts and cities have all been vying for the golden top spot.

12/01/2012

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Opinion: Romney’s Speech To NAACP A Cynical Play For White Votes

Romney had an opportunity to open a dialogue with the NAACP. Instead he talked about denying civil rights to a civil rights organization and spoke in condescending and paternalistic terms about being a better president for African Americans than Barack Obama. It was a clear and cynical play for white votes.

07/12/2012

Jeremy Lamb, David Stern (Nathaniel S. Butler/National Basketball)

Lamb Chosen #12, By NBA Rockets

By CHRIS DUNCAN,  AP Sports Writer HOUSTON (AP) _ The Houston Rockets have taken Connecticut guard Jeremy Lamb at No. 12 in the NBA draft, a pick they nabbed in a trade with Milwaukee this […]

06/28/2012

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Big East Expansion Could Come Wednesday

A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that The Big East is set to announce the additions of Boise State and San Diego State as football-only members and Houston, Central Florida and SMU for all sports as soon as Wednesday.

12/06/2011

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Big East Votes For Expansion; Not Ready To Name Names

A person familiar with the decision says the Big East will invite Boise State, Navy and Air Force for football only and SMU, Houston and Central Florida for all sports.

11/01/2011

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