Alex Wood

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Name: Alex Wood
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 2 reports

MLB: Fernandez beats Braves

Jose Fernandez: Miami pitcher in dominant moodJose Fernandez continued his superb start to the season with 14 strikeouts in a 1-0 win for the Miami Marlins over the Atlanta Braves.The 21-year-old gave up just three hits in eight innings, lowering his ... [Published eMag.co.uk - 1 hour ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Did David Moyes deserve to be sacked?

CNN's Alex Wood explains why David Moyes deserved to be fired and looks at his possible successor at Manchester United. ... [Published CNN.com - Video - 20 hours ago]
Entities: David Moyes, Alex Wood
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 2 reports

Zero hour contracts are ‘tip of the iceberg’ of damaging shift work, say researchers

New report shows that zero hour contracts are only one of a wide number of flexible employment practices that are abused by managers - leading to financial insecurity, anxiety and stress in the workforce. Researchers say the Government consultation was ... [Published Cambridge Network - 8 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

Alex Wood: Disappointed by Port Vale's result against Rotherham

A disappointing result, but hardly surprising given the patched up nature of Vale’s first eleven at the moment. We can barely fill a substitutes’ bench, so it’s probably just as well we’re out of the play-offs picture.On the plus side, at least it gives ... [Published The Sentinel - 20 hours ago]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 21 2014 - 1 reports

Born to Run: Alex Wood makes running an integral part of life

ShareTweet ShareBy Alex Wood sits quietly, pondering her toughest question yet: When was the last time you went more than a day without running?“I…,” she says, her voice trailing off mid-thought. After a second such lengthy pause, she begins again.“I ... [Published Daily Bruin - Apr 21 2014]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 2 reports

Zero hour contracts are ‘tip of the iceberg’ of damaging shift work, say researchers

New research on two supermarket chains, one UK and one US, shows that a range of flexible employment practices – extending far beyond just zero-hour contracts – cause widespread anxiety, stress and ‘depressed mental states’ in workers as a result of financial ... [Published University of Cambridge - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Phillies: Closer's velocity no concern

PHILADELPHIA — According to Pitch/Fx, Jonathan Papelbon’s fastball topped out at 93 miles per hour Thursday, an encouraging sign for a closer who has struggled with location and velocity.Except Jonathan Papelbon doesn’t care much about all those numbers, ... [Published Vineland Daily Journal - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Braves’ system an unsung model for success

When the subject of model franchises arises, we gravitate to the Cardinal Way or the Moneyball A’s or whatever statistical jujitsu the Rays are doing to remain high-level contenders despite low payrolls.But since 2009, the Yankees have MLB’s best record ... [Published New York Post - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 2 reports

Alex Wood: Port Vale's play-offs push seems to be well and truly over

Having graduated from Reading University with a degree in Business and Management, Alex Wood was a finalist in The Sun's "Column Idol" competition for aspiring young journalists.Alex now blogs for The Sentinel...Different game, same story. How many times ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

Alex Wood on Gmail's 10th anniversary

Alex Wood on Gmail's 10th anniversary ... [Published CNN.com - Video - Apr 04 2014]
Entities: Alex Wood, Google Gmail
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 2 reports

A lesson on the reality of teaching

:30 0 commentsI’M not sure I could be a teacher. Children are a tedious bunch, spending all day with the little blighters would leave me feeling positively murderous.By Alex WoodI suppose I could always teach PE. How hard can that be? Run around this, ... [Published Reading Chronicle - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 24 2014 - 1 reports

Alex Wood: Port Vale make life difficult in Tranmere win

Vale never make life easy, do they? Cruising 3-0 at home, only to let the opposition back into the game by conceding 2 soft goals. It might be exciting to watch, but supporters of a nervous disposition may well have needed a strong brandy after the final ... [Published The Sentinel - Mar 24 2014]

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Managers are under such pressure that the welfare of their workers simply does not enter the equation, said Wood. "it is the invidious way that vulnerable people at the low end of the labour market are forced to live their lives that requires scrutiny" he said. "People and their families are suffering enormous levels of anxiety, and even mental illness, because of what is fast becoming common practice...
Paul Martin, managing director of Ainscough Strategic Land, said: "this is one of the most profitable and high profile strategic land deals ever completed in the north west. the fact that we were able to take the site through a vigorous planning process and complete a sale in less than 22 months is very impressive." Alex Wood, land director for Redrow Homes North West, said: "This site forms an important part of our ongoing expansion strategy...

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MLB: Fernandez beats Braves [Published eMag.co.uk - 1 hour ago]
NL roundup: Pitchers Jose Fernandez, Johnny Cue... [Published Detroit Free Press - 2 hours ago]
Fernandez fans 14 in shutout [Published Gnom.es - 4 hours ago]
Zero hour contracts are ‘tip of the iceberg’ of... [Published Cambridge Network - 8 hours ago]
Zero hours ‘tip of iceberg of flexible working ... [Published People Management Online - 20 hours ago]
Did David Moyes deserve to be sacked? [Published CNN.com - Video - 20 hours ago]
Alex Wood: Disappointed by Port Vale's result a... [Published The Sentinel - 20 hours ago]
Born to Run: Alex Wood makes running an integra... [Published Daily Bruin - Apr 21 2014]
Zero hour contracts are ‘tip of the iceberg’ of... [Published University of Cambridge - Apr 19 2014]
Zero-hours contracts cause shopworkers' misery [Published Guardian.co.uk - Apr 19 2014]
Can we really afford to switch off? [Published Local Berkshire - Apr 18 2014]
Phillies: Closer's velocity no concern [Published Vineland Daily Journal - Apr 18 2014]
Braves’ system an unsung model for success [Published New York Post - Apr 18 2014]
Nats put Ryan Zimmerman on 15-day DL [Published News Leader - Apr 14 2014]
Alex Wood: Port Vale's play-offs push seems to ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Apr 13 2014]
Alex Wood: Port Vale's play-offs push seems to ... [Published The Sentinel - Apr 13 2014]
TRACK: Runners-up fuel SW girls victory [Published Fostoria Focus - Apr 11 2014]
Mejia eyes 2-0 start in rubber match against Br... [Published Big News Network - Apr 10 2014]
30 years since Labour took Edinburgh City Council [Published Edinburgh Evening News - Apr 08 2014]
Port Vale 1, Walsall 0: Alex Wood's match analysis [Published The Sentinel - Apr 07 2014]
MLB: Tillman helps Orioles win [Published eMag.co.uk - Apr 07 2014]
Battered Nationals avoid sweep [Published Washington Post - Apr 07 2014]
Zero hours are ‘tip of the iceberg’ of damaging... [Published University of Cambridge - Apr 06 2014]
TRACK: Mohawks open with a pair of victories [Published Fostoria Focus - Apr 05 2014]
Alex Wood on Gmail's 10th anniversary [Published CNN.com - Video - Apr 04 2014]
A lesson on the reality of teaching [Published Reading Chronicle - Apr 04 2014]
A lesson on the reality of teaching [Published Local Berkshire - Apr 04 2014]
Freeman's 2 HR propel Braves [Published Examiner.com - Apr 02 2014]
Google's Gmail: 10 years of dominance [Published CNN.com - Video - Apr 01 2014]
1p off a pint won't buy votes [Published Local Berkshire - Mar 28 2014]
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Did David Moyes deserve to be sacked? [Published CNN.com - Video - 20 hours ago]
CNN's Alex Wood explains why David Moyes deserved to be fired and looks at his possible successor at Manchester United. ...
Alex Wood on Gmail's 10th anniversary [Published CNN.com - Video - Apr 04 2014]
Alex Wood on Gmail's 10th anniversary ...
Google's Gmail: 10 years of dominance [Published CNN.com - Video - Apr 01 2014]
CNN's Max Foster speaks to tech expert Alex Wood about how Google's Gmail dominates the consumer email space. ...
Atlant Braves Sign RHP Ervin Santana to Bolster... [Published TIME.com - Mar 12 2014]
(KISSIMMEE, Fla.) — The Atlanta Braves agreed Wednesday on a $14.1 million, one-year contract with Ervin Santana, bolstering their injury plagued starting rotation. More Yankees’ Tanaka Throws in Simulated Game Former Minor-League Baseball Players File ...
R. Crumb print: On the Crest of a Wave [Published Boing Boing - Jan 25 2014]
This is one of my favorite Crumb covers. In 1990, Crumb drew this cartoon for the cover of Fantagraphic's The Complete Crumb Volume 6. The volume contained his work created on the crest of the wave, late 1969 and early 1970, just before the youth movement ...
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