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...avoids the consequential and questioning media like the plague.But GloZell is so much more entertaining!As one serious commentator lamented, the fall of Rome was accelerated with bread and circuses. And Froot Loops, if they'd had them.

New baseball commissioner Rob Manfred has a lot on his plate

...and increased emphasis on partnering with high school, college and amateur ball.Born Sept. 28, 1958, Manfred grew up in Rome, N.Y., and is thought to be the first commissioner to have played Little League Baseball. He started when he was 7 and...

Across the region

...Reeves.They were found dead Friday afternoon in their home on Terhune Road. The home is just southeast of Rome.Henderson told The Rome News-Tribune that the two died as a result of homicide, but could not say how they were killed. No arrests...

Gucci salutes France in record time without designer Giannini at Milan's fashion week

...out of soft rough-cut jersey with a blousy feel. BRIONI AT 70: Brioni has come full circle. On its 70th anniversary, the Rome-based label returned to the runway that it pioneered in 1952 as the first menswear house to stage a catwalk collection...

Rome considers bid for 2024 Olympic Games

ROME - Sailing in Sardinia. Boxing in Florence...Premier Matteo Renzi announced Monday that Rome will propose a cost-conscious bid to hold...and amid a widening corruption scandal in Rome."Our country too often seems hesitant...

Boston organizers unveil plans for 2024 Olympics

...Olympics. It's a great historic city, a beautiful city and a really walkable city."Boston goes up against potential bids from Rome, Paris, Germany and South Africa. The IOC is scheduled to make its decision in 2017.Here are some other things to know about...

Ida Damiano

...granddaughters: Kelly Meyer (Chad), Katie O'Brien; great grandchildren: Dylan and Hailey; sisters: Letizia Nigro of Rome, Italy, Esterina Marino of Vaggiana, Italy; brother-in-law: Mr. Anthony Damiano (Elizabeth); special niece: Gloria...

Boston is picked by USOC as bid city for 2024 Summer Games

...Chairman John Fish, who will be part of a celebratory news conference today in Boston with the USOC leadership.Boston joins Rome as the only other city that has officially decided to bid. Germany will submit either Hamburg or Berlin, with France and Hungary...

Budget panel chairman seeks more answers on DSS plan

...June. "For three years, I sat here and was told, 'I don't need any more money. We don't need caseworkers.' ... Rome was burning as they said everything was rosy."He wants a long list of questions answered at a February meeting of his Ways...

Augusta businessman Alonzo Boardman Jr. dies at 82

...also a member of the Heritage Club, Augusta Assembly and Augusta Country Club.He was a graduate of the Darlington School in Rome, Ga., and the University of Georgia, where he was a member of the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity.After graduation, he...