Latest Gary Barnett Stories

2005-12-08 21:40:43

By Keith Coffman BOULDER, Colorado (Reuters) - The head football coach at the University of Colorado, who kept his job despite a 2004 recruiting scandal, was fired on Thursday after his team's late season collapse.

2005-09-14 14:29:59

By Joan Gralla NEW YORK (Reuters) - A New York State agency on Wednesday approved developer Forest City Ratner Companies' $3.5 billion project in Brooklyn that combines a new arena for the Nets basketball team with 16 office and apartment buildings.

2005-07-15 15:58:56

By Ilaina Jonas NEW YORK (Reuters) - A group of Hong Kong businessmen being sued by their partner Donald Trump said on Friday the U.S. developer's accusations that they undersold prime Manhattan real estate are tactics to wring more money from them.

Word of the Day
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.