It’s football playoff time in Louisiana – Monroe News Star

It’s football playoff time in Louisiana – Monroe News Star

Undefeated Mangham was the area’s lone No. 1 seed in the LHSAA football playoffs. Neville, West Monroe, Ruston, Bastrop, Union Parish, Rayville, Sterlington, Oak Grove, Mangham and OCS all earned home games in the first round. (Photo: EMERALD MCINTYRE/THE NEWS-STAR ) Northeast Louisiana was once again well represented when the LHSAA released the 2014 football […]

Arizona high school football rewind: First round of playoffs – azcentral.com

Arizona high school football rewind: First round of playoffs – azcentral.com

The Desert Ridge football team does jumping jacks during the first round of the Division I playoffs on Friday, Nov. 7, 2014, in Mesa.(Photo: Dominic Valente/azcentral sports) SPOTLIGHT GAME Fifth-seed Mesa Desert Ridge unleashed the physical, punishing defense that was missing much of the season just in time for the playoffs and it resulted in […]

NJSIAA releases football playoff pairings – Asbury Park Press

NJSIAA releases football playoff pairings – Asbury Park Press

Football (Photo: FILE PHOTO ) NJSIAA FOOTBALL PAIRINGS NOTE: For sections involving only Shore Conference teams. CENTRAL GROUP V: 8. East Brunswick at 1 South Brunswick, Friday, 7 p.m.; 5. Trenton at 4. Montgomery, Friday, 7 p.m.; 6. Old Bridge at 3. Manalapan, Friday, 7 p.m.; 7. Monroe at 2. Hillsborough, Friday, 7 p.m. CENTRAL […]

Scientists recruit robo-roaches for search and rescue – Sydney Morning Herald

Scientists recruit robo-roaches for search and rescue – Sydney Morning Herald

Robo-roach: An electronic backpack with wireless transmission controls the cockroach and sends information back to rescue workers. Photo: Eric Whitmire/North Carolina State University Cyborg cockroaches infuriate animal rights activists The thought of an intelligent cockroach that’s been hard-wired to hunt you down might give you nightmares – or at least leave you feeling a little […]

GM ordered new switches months before recall: WSJ – Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) – General Motors Co (GM.N) ordered half a million replacement ignition switches almost two months before it alerted federal safety regulators of the issues that prompted a recall of millions of vehicles, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing email exchanges between the automaker and its supplier Delphi Automotive Plc (DLPH.N). The email […]