Latest Jim Brown Stories

2009-09-29 09:44:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SIRIUS XM Radio (Nasdaq: SIRI) announced that it will broadcast an exclusive series of hard hitting, no-holds barred interviews with Hall of Fame running back, activist and actor Jim Brown conducted by award-winning SIRIUS XM Radio host Joe Madison. The Madison-Brown interview specials will air across multiple SIRIUS XM channels in three hour-long installments, featuring in-depth discussions on sports; race, politics and activism; and...

2008-09-10 09:00:24

By Craig Troianello By K.C. Mehaffey The Wenatchee World MALOTT -- A state wildlife officer shot and killed a young cougar in a tree in downtown Malott on Saturday after a crowd had gathered to watch the big cat. Department of Fish and Wildlife Sgt. Jim Brown said he considered darting the male mountain lion with a tranquilizer and relocating it, but decided it was too risky. "This was a Saturday at noon, and this cat is 15 to 20 feet up in a tree, right smack dab in the middle of...

2008-07-25 15:00:56

By Rebecca Correa, The Eagle-Tribune, North Andover, Mass. Jul. 25--KINGSTON -- The final stage of the 15-year cleanup of a Superfund site has begun. On Tuesday, about a dozen members from the state Department of Environmental Services began to work at the Ottati and Goss/Great Lakes Container Corporation Superfund site. Workers are injecting chemicals into groundwater on Route 125. The chemicals will help break down remaining contaminants that came from pollution caused by several...

2008-07-18 15:00:36

For nine seasons from, 1957 to 1965, Jim Brown of the Cleveland Browns was the Cleveland Browns to many fans. He was arguably the greatest running back and toughest man to tackle in the history of the National Football League. He retired at 29, in the summer of 1966 while making The Dirty Dozen with tough-guy actors Ernest Borgnine, Charles Bronson and Lee Marvin. This is a film about convicted murderers on a mission to assassinate German officers during World War II. Mr. Brown would appear...

2008-07-10 09:00:42

By Meghan Carey, The Eagle-Tribune, North Andover, Mass. Jul. 10--PLAISTOW -- The last responsible party for the contamination of the Beede Waste Oil Superfund site has agreed to sign the cleanup agreement. Brodie Ski Mountain Area Inc. was the only party that would not sign a consent decree to pay for its portion of the cleanup. The company, also referred to as J.W. Kelly's Enterprises Inc., withdrew its motion to intervene in Superior Court earlier this week. The court still has to...

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