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The Daily Register - Harrisburg, IL
  • Morning Jolt: Fired Rutgers coach gets bonus

  • Fired Rutgers basketball coach Mike Rice will get a $100,000 bonus because it was in his contract, CNN reported. The bonus is a “longevity” one, according to the school’s athletic director. Rice wa...
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    Fired Rutgers basketball coach Mike Rice will get a $100,000 bonus because it was in his contract, CNN reported. The bonus is a “longevity” one, according to the school’s athletic director. Rice was fired after video surfaced of him physically and verbally abusing his players during practice.

    Happening today

    The big movies opening in wide release this week are “Evil Dead,” an R remake of the cult horror classic by the same name; and the 3-D re-release of the hit “Jurassic Park,” directed by Steven Spielberg.  

    Gas update

    Gasbuddy.com reports that the average price of gas in the U.S. is $3.613. Last year at this time it was $3.916.

    Motivational quote

    “Occasionally in life there are those moments of unutterable fulfillment which cannot be completely explained by those symbols called words. Their meanings can only be articulated by the inaudible language of the heart.” - Martin Luther King Jr.

    Watercooler talk: 'Vadering' the hot new Internet meme

    First there was planking, then Hadouken, and now Vadering is the latest Internet photo-meme, with people across the world posing as if they are giving or receiving a Darth Vader choke hold. Jen Markham explains the trend and takes a look at some of the best photos.

     

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