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2006-06-08 20:06:28

By Ben Klayman CHICAGO (Reuters) - The question facing the tradition-bound National Football League (NFL) in the quest for a new leader is whether to play it safe with an insider who has been part of the sport's dominance or look outside for someone to shape its future.

2006-03-20 14:00:03

NEW YORK (Reuters) - National Football League commissioner Paul Tagliabue is retiring in July after more than 16 years in the job, the league announced on Monday.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.