Handmade scarves knitted for 2016 Special Olympics
A 2016 Special Olympics project wants Newfoundland and Labrador knitters to get out their needles and make scarves for the Winter Games in Corner Brook. Event organizers want to have a handmade scarf of red, green and gold to hand out to each athlete and coach. Special Olympian Tyson Jesso said he loves to knit, and was glad to help out with the project.
Red Raider Gridiron: Best Players on Special Teams; Bad Stats for Texas Tech
Texas Tech is using the best players on special teams. The LAJ writes about how special teams coach Darrin Chiaverini is using starters and the best tacklers on defense, but is backing off on some players being used all of the time, like Kenny Williams, but using plenty of other starters and youngsters on special teams: Chiaverini said Williams could make the NFL as a special-teams player.
Allergan reaches truce with suitors on special shareholder meeting
(Reuters) - Allergan Inc has agreed not to throw up any roadblocks to a special shareholder meeting on Dec. 18, giving Pershing Square Capital Management a chance to attempt its threatened replacement of Allergan board members. The battling parties late on Monday settled their pending litigation before the Delaware Court of Chancery and agreed to a special shareholder meeting on the originally ...
A special look at non-American country music
A special look at non-American country music, taking in the UK, Canada, Australasia and more. It's not all Tennessee and Texas in country music you know, and tonight Bob proves the point by introducing an hour of songs from outside America, featuring the ...