Summary Meeting with the media Monday, two days after being told his contract would not be renewed after 17 years as GM, McPhee declined to answer questions about captain Alex Ovechkin or Adam Oates, who was fired as coach with a season left on his deal.
Summary San Antonio's construction industry has gone from an impressive showing of adding nearly 2,000 employees, to a more modest increase of 500 employees, according to the March employment analysis by Arlington, Va.As of March 31, 2013, local contractors were reporting a total of 42,300 employees.
Summary ARLINGTON, VA. -- Of all the subjects raised with George McPhee at his on-the-way-out news conference after being told hes done as the Washington Capitals general manager, the two most vital to understanding the teams future and recent past involved captain Alex Ovechkin and fired coach Adam Oates.
Summary ARLINGTON, Va. -- For nearly two decades as Washington Capitals general manager, George McPhee was the constant in an ever-changing organization. This season, the Capitals did not qualify for the playoffs for the first time since 2007, the low point to the franchise's turnaround.
Summary The change comes after the BBB gave itself a less-than-stellar rating at how it handles customer complaints when that customer files a complaint with the BBB about a business that is a member of the BBB. When asked to elaborate, Kowalski said "We're just basically going through the motions. If a business wants to join, we let them join. If a consumer asks us for help vetting a business, we send them a form letter saying the business is reputable. We don't know."
Summary "Chris has a long career on Capitol Hill and in the federal government and we're thrilled to have him as part of our advocacy team," said ATA President and CEO Bill Graves. Through a federation of 50 affiliated state trucking associations and industry-related conferences and councils, ATA is the voice of the industry America depends on most to move our nation's freight.
Summary Before the 25-year-old slugger starts to celebrate, there are quite a few things he needs to think about, at least if he wants to enjoy the fruits of this contract's bounty for years to come. In actuality, the contract is "backloaded" -- meaning, the richest payouts are in the latter years.
Summary As the war over President Obama's immigration plan continues, many immigrants are feeling peace for the first time since they arrived in the U.S. "There are many, many people I know who are here illegally," said Yorky Burnas Arnold, an hispanic ministry director in Georgetown County.
Summary The Florida Supreme Court this week refused to hear an appeal by the man's former Miccosukee girlfriend who insisted the case did not belong in a Miami-Dade court. In October 2012, tribal judges awarded custody of the children to Billie, even though they lived in Pembroke Pines, not on the West Miami-Dade reservation.
Summary Johnson had taken his bike out Thursday morning to ride a few loops around Oak Hills before the rain hit and was two blocks from the end of his ride when he collided with a FedEx truck, his daughter Heather Johnson said.