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  • Iran's parliament dismisses moderate minister

    Iran's parliament dismisses moderate minister

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 2:33 PM EDT2014-08-20 18:33:34 GMT
    Iranian lawmakers dismissed the country's science minister on Wednesday over his alleged support for pro-Western voices at universities, dealing a blow to moderate President Hassan Rouhani.More >>
    In a move led by hard-line lawmakers, Iran's parliament dismissed the country's science minister Wednesday over his alleged support for pro-Western voices at universities, dealing a blow to moderate President...More >>
  • Ukrainian govt troops take over much of Luhansk

    Ukrainian govt troops take over much of Luhansk

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 2:26 PM EDT2014-08-20 18:26:32 GMT
    A Ukrainian official says nine troops were killed in overnight fighting in the streets of the town of Ilovaysk, which lies just east of the rebel stronghold Donetsk.More >>
    After days of street battles and weeks of shelling, Ukrainian troops made a significant push Wednesday into rebel-held territory, claiming control over a large part of the separatist stronghold of Luhansk and nearly...More >>
  • Obama: US won't stop confronting Islamic State

    Obama: US won't stop confronting Islamic State

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 2:24 PM EDT2014-08-20 18:24:41 GMT
    Militants with the Islamic State extremist group have beheaded American journalist James Foley and are threatening to kill another hostage in retaliation for U.S. airstrikes in northern Iraq.More >>
    The United States stood firm Wednesday in its fight against Islamic State militants who beheaded a U.S. journalist in Iraq, pledging to continue attacking the group despite its threats to kill another American hostage....More >>
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  • University of Hawaii Coaches contracts facing re-draft of term sheets

    University of Hawaii Coaches contracts facing re-draft of term sheets

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 1:10 AM EDT2014-08-20 05:10:02 GMT
    Lost in the shuffle of whether playing football at the University of Hawaii is still financially feasible, has been the contract status of more than 11 UH coaches. More >>
    Lost in the shuffle of whether playing football at the University of Hawaii is still financially feasible, has been the contract status of more than 11 UH coaches. More >>
  • MC-Squared High School Spotlight: St. Louis Crusaders

    MC-Squared High School Spotlight: St. Louis Crusaders

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 6:40 AM EDT2014-08-19 10:40:33 GMT
    Returning to the turf of St. Louis for the first time in more than a decade, coaches Cal and Ron Lee are ready for another run at a championship.More >>
    Returning to the turf of St. Louis for the first time in more than a decade, coaches Cal and Ron Lee are ready for another run at a championship.More >>
  • MC-Squared High School Spotlight: Hilo Vikings

    MC-Squared High School Spotlight: Hilo Vikings

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 6:28 AM EDT2014-08-19 10:28:06 GMT
    By Jenessa GladstoneThroughout the past three years, the Hilo Vikings have experienced both the joy of victory and the sting of defeat.In 2011, the team did not win a single game all season.However, under Head Coach Dave Baldwin, the boys of the Big Island have been able to put together two consecutive winning campaigns.Most recently, the Vikings wrapped the 2013 season with an undefeated run in league play.Despite the new found success, Baldwin's continuous goal is to keep his players from b...More >>
    By Jenessa GladstoneThroughout the past three years, the Hilo Vikings have experienced both the joy of victory and the sting of defeat.In 2011, the team did not win a single game all season.However, under Head Coach Dave Baldwin, the boys of the Big Island have been able to put together two consecutive winning campaigns.Most recently, the Vikings wrapped the 2013 season with an undefeated run in league play.Despite the new found success, Baldwin's continuous goal is to keep his players from b...More >>