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  1. AFL ball maker Sherrin dumps Victorian tanneryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | The Age

    A tiny business just outside Melbourne has been dumped as the supplier of leather to Sherrin, maker of the league's official balls. Sherrin footballs will now be made exclusively from leather from Packer Leather, a tannery in Queensland, which had already been filling some of their orders.


  2. Riewoldt signs three-year extension with TigersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | ABC News

    Less than a fortnight after Alex Rance's crucial AFL re-signing, Jack Riewoldt has given Richmond more good contract news. Riewoldt has agreed to a three-year contract extension, tying him to the Tigers until the end of the 2019 season.


  3. The economic plan that could save AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | Salon

    ... of the 1890s, the American Federation of Labor (which later merged with the Congress of Industrial Organizations to form AFL-CIO), requested public works to abate the recession. They repeated these demands during the early 1900s, and after World War ...


  4. The Newspaper Guild has already printed picket signs in case of a possible strike.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 |

    ... solidarity . Of course, the guild's journalists will have to go back to covering those union allies - like Pat Eiding of AFL-CIO and Jerry Jordan of the Philadelphia Federation of Teachers - in their news coverage. Ross taid there is no reason to ...


  5. Cowboys Midsummer Madness, Round One: Ralph Neely vs. Jethro PughRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2015 | Blogging The Boys

    ... 1960s. And, in a curious side-note, he was responsible for the institution of the Governor's Cup. He was drafted by the AFL's Oilers in 1965 and signed a contract with them only to send back his signing bonus when he found out that the Colts had ...


  6. Rattlers: Greatest dynasty nobody knowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | The Arizona Republic

    ... that football purists have yet to embrace since the eight-man, 50-yard, indoor game began in 1987. Along the way the AFL went bankrupt and canceled its 2009 season, and has had to try to reinvent and reintroduce itself all over again this decade. "I ...


  7. Traffic charges against Cousins amendedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Disgraced AFL premiership player Ben Cousins has had a breach of bail charge against him dropped, while two more charges have been downgraded over a slow-speed police chase. The former West Coast Eagles captain appeared in Fremantle Courthouse on Wednesday over an incident on March 11 when he allegedly led police on a low-speed pursuit from Bicton to Mosman Park.


  8. Cousins back in court over 'chase' chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 |

    ... driving, failing to stop and refusing a breath test over the March 11 incident. At his last appearance in May, the AFL premiership player's lawyer Michael Tudori told the court he had submitted to prosecutors that the charges be dropped. It has ...


  9. Dodd-Frank's Next Act: Executive PayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | CFO

    ... of extra work for us and no additional time to file," he says. Taking another viewpoint is Brandon Rees, director of the AFL-CFO's Office of Investment. With organized labor being one of the main proponents of the disclosures, Rees says he is ...


  10. AFL-CIO Demands Nikki Haley Take 'Serious' Action To Combat RacismRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | The Daily Caller

    The AFL-CIO joined the chorus and demanded Republican Gov. Nikki Haley do more to combat discrimination Monday than just removing the Confederate flag from the South Carolina capital. "While it is welcome news that Governor Nikki Haley has finally taken a public position to remove the Confederate flag from the South Carolina State Capitol," AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka said in a statement .


  11. St Kilda veteran Farren Ray reaches 200 games in unspectacular fashionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | The Age

    When St Kilda veteran Farren Ray runs out onto Etihad Stadium on Saturday night, he will surely become one of the more nondescript 200-gamers in VFL/AFL history. After arriving at the Western Bulldogs along with Adam Cooney in 2003 amid much fanfare as a pair of top-five picks, Ray hasn't exactly gone on to compile a career befitting the hype in the 12 seasons since.


  12. Roosters give Fitzy the flickRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | Warrnambool Standard

    ... o stints - the first from 1997, the club's second season in the league, and returning in 2007, in the early stages of an AFL partial alignment with North Melbourne.


  13. How YouTube could change the way we broadcast sport in AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2015 | The Age

    ... between YouTube and an Australian sporting organisation. Last year it was said that the Australian Football League (AFL) was in discussions with YouTube, as part of its new media rights deal to start in 2017. It should also be noted that YouTube has ...


  14. In Arena Football League, dreams of following Jay Gruden's pathRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2014 | Washington Times

    ... to win the league championship. "I'm very proud to say that people can do that," Keefe said. "They can get through the AFL to get to the NFL right now. I think the door has been opened. I think right now, more people believe that it's now possible." ...


  15. Locker Room: Canberra team victim of fowl playRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2015 | The Age

    ... knew everything about Canberra product and Greater Sydney Giant Jack Steele? Think again. The midfielder, who made his AFL debut against North Melbourne on Saturday, confessed in a Giants online interview he has a third nipple. Locker Room is ...


  16. Rattlers ready for Predators' trickeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | The Arizona Republic

    Rattlers ready for Orlando Predators' trickery in pivotal game Predators coach Rob Keefe gets fired up against the Rattlers more than any team in the AFL. Check out this story on Rattlers' Chase Deadder celebrates with quarterback Nick Davila after a touchdown against the Storm at US Airways Center in Phoenix, AZ on June 6, 2015.


  17. Kyle Cheney reaches 50th AFL gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | Wimmera Mail-Times

    Former Warracknabeal footballer Kyle Cheney played his 50th AFL game on Thursday night for the Crows. But he has't always donned the red, blue and yellow... But his AFL career started with Melbourne Demons, where he played his first game in round one, 2009.


  18. Elections Morning Digest: Labor aims to beat one of the House's most conservative DemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | Daily Kos

    ... constituents are. Labor sounds pissed enough at Costa that they'll try recruiting someone else if Perea passes. The AFL-CIO already spent money against Democratic Rep. Ami Bera as a warning over trade, and they're likely to spend even more in the ...


  19. Court marks 300th senior game in goalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | Bendigo Advertiser

    ... Association. "For a few years I had been on the executive of the Bendigo Essendon Supporters Club and went to a lot of AFL matches. "Matt told me the umpires were always keen to sign up new members, so I went along to training and took on goal ...


  20. May Day protesters in Los Angeles called for a higher minimum wage.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | National Journal

    ... and greenhouses. The study was underwritten by the Los Angeles County Federation of Labor, which is affiliated with the AFL-CIO, and used data from the Census Bureau's 2013 American Community Survey, among other sources. The second-largest city in ...