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2010-10-31 08:25:00

Every species is being tracked through a DNA barcode in an attempt to keep track of the ones that are endangered, as well as those being shipped across international borders as food or consumer products.

2009-09-08 15:04:37

The Philadelphia Eagles Tuesday agreed to a one-year contract with tight end Alex Smith, releasing tight end Tony Curtis to make room on their 53-man roster. Smith had been cut loose Saturday by New England, which had given Tampa Bay a fifth-round pick in the off-season to get him.

2009-08-24 20:24:52

San Francisco Coach Mike Singletary announced Monday that Shaun Hill would quarterback the 49ers in their season opener Sept.

2009-03-10 14:32:37

San Francisco 49ers backup quarterback Alex Smith Tuesday reached a restructured two-year contract with the NFL team. Smith, San Francisco's first overall pick in the 2005 NFL Draft, missed the entire 2008 season with an injured right shoulder.

2007-04-13 06:00:26

By Heather Landy, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Texas Apr. 13--For three years, Pier 1 Imports executives have struggled to make sense of their company's troubles. They blamed their slowdown on competition from Target Corp. They blamed the war in Iraq.

2005-10-27 07:53:22

SALVO, North Carolina (Reuters) - Reserve quarterback Ken Dorsey will likely start for the injured Alex Smith when the San Francisco 49ers play the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday.

2005-10-05 07:26:01

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Top draft choice Alex Smith will make his first start as the San Francisco 49ers quarterback against the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday, the team said. "I feel like Alex gives us the best chance to win, and I believe he's ready," head coach Mike Nolan.

2005-08-24 09:01:13

RALEIGH, North Carolina (Reuters) - Top draft pick Alex Smith has lost the San Francisco 49ers' starting quarterback job to veteran Tim Rattay. "The experience he (Rattay) has is probably the biggest thing to me," coach Mike Nolan said.

2005-07-26 08:19:52

RALEIGH, North Carolina (Reuters) - Top draft pick Alex Smith has agreed to a six-year, $49.5 million deal with the San Francisco 49ers, the richest contract ever for an NFL rookie.

Word of the Day
  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.