Daily Archive: September 15, 2013

    Mayweather Dominates For Easy Decision Win

    Mayweather Dominates For Easy Decision Win, But Not Unanimous

    (AP) — Canelo Alvarez proved nothing more than easy money for Floyd Mayweather Jr. Mayweather turned one of the richest fights ever into just another $41.5 million payday Saturday night, dominating Alvarez from the opening bell and winning a majority decision in a masterful performance that left no doubt who the best fighter of his era is. …

    All-White Sororities At Ala. Univ. Draw Attention

    All-White Sororities at Alabama Draw Attention

    (AP) — Several prominent leaders in Alabama weighed in Friday on allegations that all-white sororities passed over two prospective black members because of pressure from alumnae, and in one case, an adviser. Paul Bryant Jr., the president pro tem of the board of trustees and the son of legendary football coach Paul “Bear” Bryant, sa …

    Syria Weapons Deal Averts US Military Move For Now

    Syria Weapons Deal Averts US Military Move For Now

    (AP) — A diplomatic breakthrough Saturday on securing and destroying Syria’s chemical weapons stockpile averted the threat of U.S. military action for the moment and could swing momentum toward ending a horrific civil war. Marathon negotiations between U.S. and Russian diplomats at a Geneva hotel produced a sweeping agreement that will …