CINCINNATI Terri Burke, managing editor of The Albuquerque Tribune, has been named editor of the Abilene (Texas) Reporter News effective Nov. 8. Burke, 47, a native of Houston, replaces James H. Fresh off of their strong performances in the opening round of the Tri County basketball tournaments, the Nevada Middle School seventh and eighth grade boys’ basketball teams continued their winning ways, sweeping their semifinal matchups. Nevada’s seventh grade boys found themselves pitted against the top seeded Wildcats of Neosho, but had no trouble pulling off the upset. Head coach Robert Miner’s squad earned the coach his 101st career win in dominant fashion, by a final score of 41 19..
PHILADELPHIA DECEMBER 28: Safety Brian Dawkins 20 of the Philadelphia Eagles waits in the tunnel before entering the field during the game against the Dallas Cowboys on December 28, 2008 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Eagles won 44 6 to advance into the playoffs. (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images).
1. The first stop for the Flight Night Mobile Fab Lab is Tuesday at Champion Public Library in Ardmore, the headquarters of the Southern Oklahoma Library System. The mobile fab lab is a state of the art, high tech trailer that is equipped with the most exciting pieces of digital fabrication equipment, including, laser cutters, a 3 axis mill, 3D printers and electronics soldering irons.
University officials are not aware of any discussion to move the Magic City Classic football game from its current management to HarCal; as a contract for this has not been provided for, nor executed. This is also not a decision that could be made by ASU alone. The Magic City Classic is a mutually agreed upon event between Alabama State University and Alabama A University..
For nine years, Callamard was executive director of ARTICLE 19, an international human rights organization that promotes and defends freedom of expression and access to information globally. Under her leadership, the organization earned recognition for its innovative thinking on policy issues of national security, equality and development. She also founded and led the Humanitarian Accountability Partnership, known as HAP International, the first self regulatory body for humanitarian agencies at the international level.
The two relevant measures that are most worth looking at are the pace (total possessions per game) and efficiency (percentage of possessions in which a goal is scored). In general, shorter shot clocks should increase pace by shortening some possessions and decrease efficiency by making it easier to play defense and harder to play offense. However, if teams are currently wasting time not attacking the goal, it’s possible the introduction of a shot clock could increase the pace of games with minimal impact on efficiency..