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US draws tough group for Women's World Cup

...play it artificial turf continues to hang over the event.At a news conference held in advance of the draw, FIFA Secretary General Jerome Valcke was adamant that the event would go on as planned, dismissing claims by a group of players who say...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-12-06/us-draws-tough-group
OPEC keeps oil output on hold despite low prices

...scale back production by more than 1 million barrels a day ? too little to make a sizable dent in supply.OPEC Secretary General Abdul lah Al-Badry suggested all members were on board with the decision to stick to the present output level...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-27/opec-keeps-oil-output-hold
Nurse who had Ebola being released from Emory hospital

...workers are needed in Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea to fight the epidemic. Kim was in Ethiopia with U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, who has spoken out against mandatory quarantines for health care workers, and said Ebola-related...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-10-28/nurse-who-had-ebola-being-re
Class of '64: Annapolis produced admirals, CEOs - and this writer

...Atmospheric Administration, and superintendent of the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy.Others served as NATO assistant secretary general; deputy director of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, deputy undersecretary of defense; and two as deputy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-10-04/class-64-annapol
A flavor out of favor: Dog meat fades in South Korea

...not an industry with a long-term future," Shin said. "New generations don't eat a lot."Choi Young-im, secretary general of an association of dog farmers, said dog meat, which used to be most popular after beef, pork and chicken...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/food/2014-08-28/flavor-out-favor-dog-meat-fade
Italian player bitten by Luis Suarez says penalty is too harsh

...see the hundreds of Uruguay fans who had gathered the previous night to welcome him home.In Rio de Janeiro, FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke said a third biting incident in Suarez's career was "unacceptable.""I think he should find a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-06-27/italian-player-bitte
Overtime

...000 athletes aged 15 to 18, started with an evening ceremony attended by Chinese President Xi Jinping, U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and other world leaders. The 12-day games feature 28 sports.Athletes from regions affected by...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-08-16/overtime
NYC's Roosevelt House: History and education

...students, scholars, lectures and events. Recent guests include the Dalai Lama, former President Clinton and U.N. Secretary-general Ban Ki-moon. The home is also shown in Burns' PBS documentary on the Roosevelts.The building isn't a museum...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-09-20/nycs-roosevelt-house-history-and-ed
Businesses press for policy changes to help climate

...treaty is to be reached at international negotiations next year in Paris. The one-day summit is part of U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon's push to help world leaders to reach a goal they set in 2009: prevent Earth's temperature from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-22/businesses-press-policy-ch
Cheers, jeers await FIFA president Sepp Blatter at World Cup

...the end the two persons who are giving a speech will feel bad, why (do) you put them in this position?" FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke said.Still, the protocol plan calls for Blatter and Rousseff ? who faces her own re-election...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-05-27/cheers-jeers-await-f