June 6, 2003 |
Growth in non-financial debt slowed during the first quarter, reflecting smaller gains in borrowing by consumers, companies and governments, the Federal Reserve said. Non-financial debt, which excludes borrowing by banks, rose at a 6.5% annual rate during the quarter, the slowest in a year. In the fourth quarter, non-financial debt increased at an 8% pace. Household debt rose at a 10% pace in the first quarter after expanding at a 10.9% pace in the fourth quarter.
September 13, 1986
Robert Paterson scored two goals to pace the UC San Diego soccer team to a 5-0 victory over Loyola Marymount in nonconference soccer action Friday.
April 26, 1997
I am 100% for the U.S. soccer team to win and succeed, but having the game against Mexico at Foxboro Stadium is not the answer. When those amateurs stop playing like AYSO--"Just kick the ball and follow it up"--and learn control, one-touch passing, anticipation, vision, positioning, back-passing, changing pace and direction of the game to their advantage, then they will be pros and reach France '98. Otherwise, they can't win even if they play on...
December 3, 2012 |
NASHVILLE - The Dodgers are making efforts to reestablish their international presence but are becoming uncertain about their chances of signing their top targets from Asia. Talks with South Korean left-hander Ryu Hyun-jin are moving very slowly, according to General Manager Ned Colletti. And the Dodgers now think high school flamethrower Shohei Otani could remain in his native Japan instead of signing with a U.S. ballclub. The Dodgers bid $25.7 million to win a league-wide auction for the exclusive right to negotiate with Ryu, a seven-time South Korean league all-star.
October 23, 2013 |
The way we walk is not just the way we walk. The strolling pace of men and women may give away some clues about our romantic partnerships and friendships, according to a study published Wednesday in the online journal PLOS One. Men slow their pace for female romantic partners, more so than for women they don't know. And when they walk with other men, dudes are practically racing, according to the study. Women, on the other hand, hardly varied their pace for their beau or guy friend, but when walking with each other, they slowed down appreciably.
August 29, 1999
A look at this year's home run leaders approaching the record of 70 set by Mark McGwire last year. THROUGH TUESDAY'S GAMES -- Mark Sammy McGwire Sosa Total 51 53 Saturday 0 0 On pace for 64 67 Games 130 128 1998 53 49 --
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March 9, 2001
Regardless of how you stand on LAX expansion, I'd say $3, even $4.50, is pretty cheap for using the airport (letter, March 7). I doubt that you can even buy a martini in LAX bars for that, and you sure can't park your car for long. WILLIAM A. PACE Rolling Hills Estates