US economic growth rate unrevised at 2.2 percent in Q4

...consumer spending.The Commerce Department said Friday that the overall economy, as measured by the gross domestic product, grew...increased to the point where they slow borrowing activity and overall economic growth.Many economists believe that at most, the...

Streaking Greenbrier rides Sandlin to win over Evans

...promptly hit a three-run home run in the bottom half, so a small grin was due as he rounded third.Greenbrier rode the overall play of its star senior to a 7-1 win over Evans on Friday night, keeping a region streak alive that dates to 2013.The...

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...Collegium of Scholars.Details: He is a professor of economics at Georgia Regents UniversityMARION HESTERAward/honor: Named overall agent of the month, top sales and listing agent for February from Century 21 Larry Miller RealtyJOUNE CLARKAward/honor...

Wild pull away from Flames, boost playoff hopes

...row and six of seven.Devan Dubnyk stopped 23 shots. He made his 33rd consecutive start since joining Minnesota and 34th overall, tying Antti Niemi for the most consecutive starts in the NHL since 2010-11.Josh Jooris and Markus Granlund scored for...

Tennessee women expect to be met by hostile crowd in Spokane

...last time they played.GONZAGA STREAKS: Gonzaga is making its seventh straight appearance in the NCAA tournament and eighth overall. The Bulldogs have never advanced to the Final Four. Gonzaga won at least 25 games for the seventh straight season.TENNESSEE...

Gamecocks are eager for this rematch with North Carolina

...last year in the round of 16.Their only losses since that 65-58 defeat last March in Stanford, Calif., have come to overall top seed Connecticut and to Kentucky in the regular-season finale."I've been waiting for this game, waiting for revenge...

Charley Hoffman lead wind-swept Texas Open

...crews slithering hoses onto some of the greens to water them down.The stroke average for the morning wave was 78.61 and the overall average was 75.9.From the 69 players in the morning, 23 failed to break 80. Among them was U.S. Open champion Martin...

Predators move into first place in Central Division

...COYOTES 4, SABRES 3 (OT)In Buffalo, N.Y., Sam Gagner scored 56 seconds into overtime to lift Arizona to a win over Buffalo, earning cheers from the last-place Sabres' fans hoping to get the No. 1 overall pick in the NHL Draft.

Fewer Americans filed for unemployment benefits last week

...5 percent from 6.7 percent a year ago.However, wages have yet to rise significantly, limiting the benefits to the overall economy from the additional jobs. Average hourly wages have climbed just 2 percent over the past 12 months.

Women's tournament attendance up overall, but some power teams lag

...particular ? to once again have top teams play host to first and second-round games and scheduling more weekend games ? overall attendance was up. Average attendance for those 48 games was 4,709 fans, nearly 1,000 more than last season and the most...