A U.S. Army soldier convicted of plotting to kill American military members by detonating a bomb near Fort Hood, Texas, was sentenced to life in prison.
Ally McCoist will take over as Rangers manager when Walter Smith steps down after the season, the Scottish Premier League soccer champion said on its website.
Rangers Football Club said Walter Smith agreed to a one-year contract to remain in charge at the Scottish soccer champion. Assistant manager Ally McCoist and first team coach Kenny McDowell agreed to two-year deals.
Bug boys and railbirds should have no trouble keeping pace with the racetrack lingo that comes fast as horses on David Milch’s eccentric, often exciting “Luck.”
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the Web.
Rangers beat Kilmarnock 5-1 today in the final round of matches in Scottish soccer’s Premier League to claim the national title for a record-extending 54th time.
Craig Whyte pledged to keep Rangers Football Club Plc a “leading force in Scottish and European football” as he took over the record 53-time Scottish soccer champions.