- Sammy Sosa named in lawsuit over holiday rental in Aspen
ASPEN, Colo. (AP) - An Aspen company has sued former Chicago Cubs slugger Sammy Sosa, alleging his company backed out of a contract to rent a house in the ski resort town for $9,500 a day last winter. ...
Washington Times. Sun, 18 Nov 2018 17:21:07 -0500.
- College football: Les Miles signs 5-year contract to coach Kansas; Colorado fires coach Mike MacIntyre
Former LSU coach Les Miles has been hired to lead Kansas' downtrodden football program. Kansas announced the hiring Sunday shortly after Miles arrived at the airport in nearby Topeka. ...
Associated Press. Los Angeles Times. Sun, 18 Nov 2018 11:25:00 PST.
- Union: Workers ratify contract, end Boston hotel strike
A labor union says a 45-day strike by Marriott hotel workers in Boston is over after workers ratified a new contract agreement
Associated Press. Boston.com. Sun, 18 Nov 2018 15:30:15 +0000.
- Postal workers' union makes counter-offer
There is no end in sight for the Canada Post rotating strikes, after the postal workers' union rejected the corporation's contract offer and countered with its own proposal.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Sun, 18 Nov 2018 10:26:00 EST.
- Britain says Russian contractors have no say in visa process
Britain's Home Office says that the company contracted to collect visa applications in Russia has "absolutely no involvement with the decision-making process."
ABC News. Sat, 17 Nov 2018 05:59:36 -0500.
- Tough Calls: Non-Tendered Players To Join Baseball's Free-Agent Frenzy
Fifty additional free agents will flood the market at month's end when major-league teams decide whether to offer contracts to arbitration-eligible players.
By Dan Schlossberg, Contributor. Forbes. Fri, 16 Nov 2018 19:00:00 -0500.
- Arkansas father-of-four fighting for life three weeks after contracting West Nile virus
Curtis Bridges, 34, from Helena-West Helena on the Mississippi border and just south of Memphis, Tennessee, came down with a fever and chills in September - right at the end of mosquito season.
Daily Mail. Fri, 16 Nov 2018 21:49:19 GMT.
- As border wall goes up in Texas, some local landowners put up a fight, others welcome it
Federal authorities have awarded two contracts to build additional border walls in the Rio Grande Valley. Landowners in the area have mixed reactions to the project.
Madeleine Rivera. Fox News. Fri, 16 Nov 2018 21:28:51 GMT.
- Google Cloud Executive Who Sought Pentagon Contract Steps Down
Diane Greene, who has run Google Cloud for three years, will be replaced by a former Oracle executive.
Daisuke Wakabayashi. New York Times. Fri, 16 Nov 2018 20:28:11 GMT.
- Allied Healthcare to transfer care contracts
The home care provider was warned this month by the care regulator about its financial sustainability.
BBC News. Fri, 16 Nov 2018 19:04:10 GMT.