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  1. Olive Garden parent company Darden faces board takeover from activist investorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Last month, Starboard issued a 294-page presentation detailing its criticisms of Darden's management, including Olive Garden's failure to salt its pasta water. Starboard also took issue with how Darden handled its sale of Red Lobster earlier this year.

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  2. Hart begins duties as Braves' interim GM, to discuss candidates with Cox, Schuerholz next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    John Hart kicked off his new role as Braves interim general manager by scheduling meetings that began with the coaching staff on Tuesday and will continue this week with instructional league personnel in Florida. Hart, team president John Schuerholz and special assistant to the GM Bobby Cox plan to meet next week.

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  3. House bill would require outside oversight of VA to cut delays, costs in building hospitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    The House has passed a bill to increase oversight of veterans' hospitals under construction, following a report that some medical centres take three years longer to complete than estimated and cost an extra $366 million per project. Republican congressman Mike Coffman of Colorado says the Veterans Affairs Department's oversight of construction projects is dysfunctional and leads to delayed health care.

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  4. Olive Garden defends breadstick policy, says it's already making changes to fix issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Olive Garden is defending its practice of giving customers as many breadsticks as they want, saying the policy conveys "Italian generosity." The remark is part of a response by the chain's parent company, Darden Restaurants Inc., to a nearly 300-page criticism released by hedge fund Starboard Value last week.

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  5. Too many bread sticks... and that's just the startRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2014 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    In a nearly 300-page treatise on what's wrong with Olive Garden and its management, investor Starboard Value suggests the Italian restaurant chain is being reckless with its unlimited bread sticks. The hedge fund notes the chain's official policy is to bring out one bread stick per customer at a time, plus an extra for the table.

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  6. Investor takes Olive Garden to task; critiques chain right down to the breadsticksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    In a nearly 300-page treatise on what's wrong with Olive Garden and its management, investor Starboard Value suggests the Italian restaurant chain is being reckless with its unlimited breadsticks. The hedge fund notes the chain's official policy is to bring out one breadstick per customer at a time, plus an extra for the table.

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  7. Defending champion Julia Potter advances to US Women's Mid-Amateur quarterfinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Defending champion Julia Potter won two matches Tuesday at Harbour Trees to reach the U.S. Women's Mid-Amateur quarterfinals. The 26-year-old Potter is a reinstated amateur from Granger, Indiana, who played at the University of Missouri.

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  8. Patrick McEnroe steps down as USTA general manager of player development after 6 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2014 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Patrick McEnroe announced his resignation Wednesday after 6 1/2 years as the U.S. Tennis Association's general manager of player development. In May, the USTA announced plans for a $60 million tennis centre in the Lake Nona area of Orlando, Florida, and McEnroe said that, for personal and professional reasons, he did not want to be based there full-time.

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  9. Low-fare airline PEOPLExpress offering flights through March, adds service to OrlandoRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2014 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Low-fare airline PEOPLExpress says it is offering flights from the Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport to Orlando, Florida, starting Oct. 16. PEOPLExpress launched service in June.

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  10. Low-fare airline PEOPLExpress offering flights through March, adds service to OrlandoRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2014 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Low-fare airline PEOPLExpress says it is offering flights from the Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport to Orlando, Florida, starting Oct. 16. PEOPLExpress launched service in June.

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  11. Graeme McDowell, soon-to-be father, to manage his own business affairsRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2014 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    The former U.S. Open champion and Ryder Cup star announced Sunday evening that he was leaving Horizon Sports Management at the end of the year and will start managing his own business affairs.

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  12. Business HighlightsRead the original story

    Aug 15, 2014 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Europe appears on the brink of another recession. Islamic militants have seized Iraqi territory.

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  13. Sideline chatterRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2014 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    In this Dec. 29, 2013 file photo, Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton warms up prior to an NFL football game against the Baltimore Ravens, in Cincinnati.

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  14. Orlando drops lawsuit against church, adjusts site for new MLS stadiumRead the original story

    Aug 4, 2014 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    The City of Orlando is dropping eminent domain proceedings against a church that had been holding up construction of a new downtown Major League Soccer stadium, and is opting instead to adjust its planned location.

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  15. Airport records increase in passengersRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2014 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    THE addition of WestJet Encore flights helped to boost passenger traffic at Winnipeg's Richardson International Airport by six per cent in the second quarter of this year.

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  16. Crayon-maker Crayola to open family attraction in Orlando, Florida, its 2nd such venueRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2014 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    The company said Tuesday that Crayola Experience Orlando will open next summer at The Florida Mall.

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  17. New owner, new quality focus for Red LobsterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Red Lobster began a new era Monday, as Orlando, Fla.,-based Darden Restaurants completed its $2.1-billion sale to private equity firm Golden Gate Capital.

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  18. Red Lobster's latest gambit: No more '2 for $25,' goes vertical on plate to push qualityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Red Lobster wants to be seen as a purveyor of quality seafood, so it's getting rid of some of its promotional discounts and stacking the food higher on plates, as is the style at fancier restaurants.

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  19. Orlando MLS club formally introduces Kaka, midfielder says 'this is a life opportunity'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ORLANDO, Fla. - Orlando City owner Flavio Augusto da Silva knows there's no way his MLS expansion franchise could take the place of any Brazil club in the hearts of any Brazilian soccer fan.

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  20. Toronto stock market set to open flat; oil prices up and gold downRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    The Toronto stock market looked to start off flat to slightly higher as the price of oil remained high Friday, following days of fighting between Iraqi soldiers and Islamic militants for control of the country's biggest refinery.

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