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Quote of note
"Anything short of a lockout right now would be good news for everyone involved." – NFL agent Drew Rosenhaus, commenting to USA Today on the ongoing talks over the NFL labor dispute. Reports from ESPN and other sources say the league and the players union agreed to “stop the clock” on the bargaining and extended the deadline 24 hours. The deadline originally was midnight tonight.
News to know
President Barack Obama on Thursday said he has authorized American military aircraft to assist people fleeing Libya because of the unrest. Also Thursday, an international committee announced it is investigating Moammar Gadhafi for crimes against humanity.
A puppy in Oklahoma that didn’t die after an animal control officer attempted to euthanize the stray is making headlines for his will to live, and now people are lining up to try to adopt Wall-e, as he’s now known. See the video below.
GateHouse News Service