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Union Critical of Hospital’s “Last” Offer

Lawrence and Memorial Hospital in New London has amended its proposal to end its lockout of  800 nurses and technicians.The proposal offers ratification bonuses,$1,000  for full time workers,$500  for part time workers and  $250 for […]

12/11/2013

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Official End to Lockout, As Refs Approve Contract 112-5

NFL referees voted and approved a new eight-year deal with the eague on Saturday. Now they all can get back to the business of calling games.

09/29/2012

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Five Changes To Make The NBA All-Star Game Better

By: Martin Sumners The NBA All-Star Game was introduced in 1951. Initially, the game was an almost quaint two-hour exhibition and although held in non-cosmopolitan cities such as Ft. Wayne, Indiana, it was often elegantly […]

02/24/2012

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Top Five All-Star Dunk Contest Dunks Of All Time

By: Martin Sumners The ABA didn’t invent the dunk but it did introduce the high-flying dunk contest at the 1976 ABA All-Star Game at the fitting site of Denver known as the Mile High City. […]

02/24/2012

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NBA Lockout Distractions To Pass The Time

The NBA lockout has officially outlasted the NFL lockout, and the average sports fan’s patience has officially been tested. November 16th marks the first time NBA players will miss a pay day, with the average […]

11/17/2011

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NFL Players Vote To Accept Deal

The NFL Players Association executive board and 32 team reps have voted unanimously to approve the terms of a deal to the end the 41/2-month lockout.

07/25/2011

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NFL Labor Pact Approved by Owners, Not Players

The way NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell spoke about club owners’ overwhelming approval of a tentative decade-long agreement to end the lockout, he might as well have been yelling, “Are you ready for some football?!” Not […]

07/22/2011

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