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Americans playing for pride in third-place game of Gold Cup

...new players, trying a lot of things out."Klinsmann specifically defended two young players, center backs John Brooks and Ventura Alvarado. The 22-year-olds have been shaky at times in the Gold Cup, and they were unable to prevent Jamaica's Darren...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-07-24/americans-playing-pr
Tom Selleck accused of stealing water for California ranch

...drought-stricken California.The Calleguas Municipal Water District in Ventura County claims a tanker truck filled up at a hydrant more than...levels due to the relentless, four-year drought.The area in Ventura County where Selleck has his land is under mandatory cutbacks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/entertainment/2015-07-08/tom-selleck-accu
Clint Dempsey leads US over Honduras in Gold Cup opener

...controlled the pace in the second half until Discua took a nifty pass from Wilmer Crisanto and touched the ball past a standing Ventura Alvarado before beating Guzan over the keeper's left shoulder. Alvarado, who also had been eligible to play for Mexico...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-07-07/clint-dempsey-leads-
Viewers squint at portrait for a Ventura Code

...in a new portrait of ex-Gov. Jesse Ventura. For the state's most colorful governor...about his magic," said Cepello, like Ventura a former professional wrestler. "I'm...painting is full of obvious symbols. Behind Ventura, viewers can plainly see a light rail...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/19/art_392976.shtml
Arts
Jesse Ventura gets off to a slow start with his TV show

NEW YORK -- "Jesse Ventura's America" isn't very crowded...Research figures released Tuesday. Ventura had California Gov. Gray Davis and...the ratings don't necessarily mean Ventura's show is endangered. During the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/08/tel_395361.shtml
Television
Ventura's show to premiere Saturday on MSNBC

...MINNEAPOLIS -- Former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura's new TV show will debut this weekend...the cable channel said Tuesday. "Jesse Ventura's America" will air Saturdays at 6...Saturday. In August, MSNBC announced that Ventura would have a weekend show, not the weeknight...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/02/tel_393481.shtml
Television
Mets trade Ventura to Yankees for Justice

...David Justice for third baseman Robin Ventura. The trade is the first in more than...There are far worse teams be traded to." Ventura liked the trade, too. "I'm still...down at all. Injuries played a part." Ventura, 34, batted .237 with 21 homers and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/12/08/bas_324654.shtml
Baseball
Ventura announces farewell from sport

LOS ANGELES - Robin Ventura retired in a fashion fitting for the...it's time to go, and that's it," Ventura said after the Los Angeles Dodgers lost...eliminating them from the playoffs. Ventura, 37, played nine years with the Chicago...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/12/bas_431037.shtml
Baseball
Ventura's hate talk

Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura, the Reform Party's highest elected...enough. But it's not so fair for Ventura to be leading a chorus of politicians...For serious intolerance and bigotry, Ventura need only look in the mirror. "Organized...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/10/04/edi_271620.shtml
Editorials
Ventura signs $330 million Twins stadium bill

ST. PAUL -- Minnesota's fight to save the Twins got a big boost Wednesday when Gov. Jesse Ventura approved a financing framework for a $330 million ballpark. It caps a seven-year effort by the Twins to secure help from the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/05/23/bas_346796.shtml
Baseball