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  1. Talent Scouts: Remembering ‘Troop Beverly Hills’ at 2...

    Katie Baker

    It's weird that it took me decades to realize that Troop Beverly Hills is basically a sports movie. The 1989 film starring Shelley Long, Craig T. Nelson, Jenny Lewis, and the bit actor who would go on to become Sex and the City&...

    Blog | December 02, 2014
  2. Are they the cursed Jets or the cursing Jets? Or both?

    Rich Cimini

    They are the NFL's version of "F Troop." First Geno Smith. Now Rex Ryan. It's always something with the New York Jets, who can't even stay out of the news on their bye week. Not surprisingly, Ryan was fined Friday by the NFL for using profanity...

    Blog | November 14, 2014
  3. Big Ten morning links

    Josh Moyer

    Thank you, troops! And good morning, Big Ten fans ... 1. New rivalry trophy: Like it or not, trophies are part of the Big Ten fabric. How many other conferences fight over a bronze pig (Minnesota-Iowa)? A brass spittoon (Indiana-Michigan State)? Or ...

    Blog | November 11, 2014
  4. Fiorentina v Udinese: Preview

    PA Sport

    Udinese coach Andrea Stramaccioni is thrilled with the way his troops are playing ahead of Wednesday's Serie A game at Fiorentina.Stramaccioni, who replaced Francesco Guidolin at the helm in the summer, has Udinese to five wins in their opening eight...

    Story | Conversation | October 28, 2014
  5. The Top 10 Movie Troops of All Time: A Definitive, Armed Forces&n...

    Shea Serrano

    At the beginning of my sophomore year of college, I seriously considered joining the Army. It wasn't that I wanted out of school. On the contrary, I very much enjoyed attending a university. I was the first person in my family to even gradu...

    Blog | October 16, 2014
  6. Rex learned a lesson about cursing fans; he hopes Geno Smith does...

    Rich Cimini

    FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- Rex Ryan huddled with Geno Smith Monday to discuss the quarterback's postgame F-bomb, directed at a heckler behind the New York Jets' bench. You might say Ryan and Smith are the F Troop. "Unfortunately, I've made the same mis...

    Blog | September 29, 2014
  7. Can't pin this loss on the Packers' defense

    Rob Demovsky

    DETROIT -- It's hard to hold Green Bay Packers defensive coordinator Dom Capers and his troops responsible for Sunday's 19-7 loss to the Detroit Lions. Not when you consider they picked off two passes, recovered a fumble after a strip-sack and gav...

    Blog | September 21, 2014
  8. Shakhtar Donetsk says club occupied by 'armed men'

    Associated Press

    #INSERT type:image caption:Shakhtar Donetsk says its club headquarters has been occupied by "armed men." END# Ukrainian champions Shakhtar Donetsk say their club headquarters has been occupied by "armed men" as fighting between government troops an...

    Story | Conversation | September 03, 2014
  9. Mullin, Lopez lead clinic at West Point

    Ian Begley

    Two former St. John's standouts spent their Sunday giving back to the United States military. Ex-Johnnies Chris Mullin and Felipe Lopez led a group of ex-basketball players hosting clinics for local military families via the Hoops for Troops prog...

    Blog | August 17, 2014
  10. Roy Hodgson dreams of England in the 2014 World Cup final

    Iain Macintosh

    World Cup Central

    Blog | July 10, 2014
  11. Is ‘Assassin’s Creed’ Sexist? Is Link a Girl? A...

    Emily Yoshida

    "We compared the interactions of 34 rhesus monkeys, living within a 135 monkey troop, with human wheeled toys and plush toys. Male monkeys, like boys, showed consistent and strong preferences for wheeled toys, while female monkeys, like girls, s...

    Blog | June 12, 2014
  12. Fabio Capello's Russia captaincy uncertainty ahead of World Cup 2...

    Michael Yokhin


    Blog | June 11, 2014
  13. Happy Memorial Day

    Brandon Chatmon

    It will be a light day on the Oklahoma blog Monday as everyone observes the Memorial Day holiday. Hope you enjoy some time with family and friends. And let's remember our troops and everyone who has made this day possible. Don't worry, we'll be...

    Blog | May 26, 2014
  14. Video on Demand Report: Spend Your Long Weekend With George Cloon...

    Tara Ariano

    The Monuments Men During World War II, the Allied forces had troops with all kinds of different specialized skills - most of which had to do with, you know, fighting the Axis powers. This film tells the story of the guys who worked t...

    Blog | May 23, 2014
  15. White, Blue and White

    Ossie Ardiles left Argentina to play soccer in England. On April 2, 1982, Argentinian troops descended on the British-ruled Falkland Islands...

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  16. Happy Birthday, Girl Scouts!


    On this day in 1912, Juliette Gordon Low gathered a group of girls in Savannah, Ga., and formed the first troop of what is today known as the Girl Scouts. Low, an avid swimmer, rower and tennis player, and her troop went on hiking and camping trips, ...

    Blog | March 12, 2014