- ‘Gay Jeans’ that fade into rainbow-colored denim created
- Divided court strikes down big porn award
- Jimmy Carter: Don’t hurt Russian people with sanctions
- Oldest ex-MLB player dies in Cuba, 2 days shy of 103rd birthday
- ‘Top Gun’ for drones: Squadrons of carrier-based killers have Navy’s approval
- Bill Clinton to endorse Charlie Rangel for re-election
- Pfc. Bradley Manning is now Pfc. Chelsea Manning: Court says so
- Secret base U.S. special forces used to train Libyans now under terrorist control: report
- 9th suspect in N.C. kidnapping turns self in to FBI
- L.A. sheriff admits to testing flyover spy program without notifying residents
Nov. 8 _ Hockey Hall of Fame game: New Jersey Devils at Toronto Maple Leafs
Nov. 11 _ Hockey Hall of Fame induction, Toronto.
Nov. 12 _ NHL general managers meeting, Toronto.
Nov. 29 _ NHL Thanksgiving Showdown: New York Rangers at Boston Bruins
Dec. 1 _ Signing deadline for Group 2 free agents.
Dec. 19-27 _ Holiday roster freeze.
Dec. 24-26 _ Holiday break.
Dec. 26Jan. 5 _ IIHF World Junior Championship, Malmo, Sweden.
Jan. 1 _ NHL Winter Classic: Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Detroit Red Wings at Michigan Stadium.
Jan. 25 _ NHL Stadium Series: Anaheim Ducks vs. Los Angeles Kings at Dodger Stadium.
Jan. 26 _ NHL Stadium Series: New York Rangers vs. New Jersey Devils at Yankee Stadium.
Jan. 29 _ NHL Stadium Series: New York Rangers vs. New York Islanders at Yankee Stadium.
Feb. 6-8 _ Olympic break begins.
Feb. 12 _ Olympic men's hockey tournament begins: Sochi, Russia.
Feb. 23 _ Olympic men's hockey gold-medal game: Sochi, Russia.
Feb. 26 _ NHL regular season resumes.
March 1 _ NHL Stadium Series: Pittsburgh Penguins at Chicago Blackhawks, Soldier Field.
March 5 _ Trade deadline, 3 p.m., EST.
March 10-12 _ NHL general managers meeting, Boca Raton, Fla.
April 13 _ Last day of regular season.
April 16 _ Stanley Cup Playoffs begin.
May 25-31 _ NHL combine, Toronto.
June 18 _ Last possible day for Stanley Cup finals.
June 25 _ NHL awards, Las Vegas.
June 27-28 _ NHL draft, Philadelphia.
July 1 _ Free agency begins.
July 5 _ Deadline for player-elected salary arbitration notification.
July 6 _ Deadline for club-elected salary arbitration notification.
July 20-Aug. 6 _ Salary arbitration hearings held.
Aug. 8 _ Deadline for salary arbitration decisions.
By Andrew P. Napolitano
Obama's veil of secrecy is pierced
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- Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy hailed as patriot, ripped as lawless deadbeat
- America is an oligarchy, not a democracy or republic, university study finds
- Opposition rising to Colorado gun control laws
- CARSON: When government looks more like foe than friend
- Paul Ryan to meet with black lawmakers after 'inner cities' flap
- Georgia's new carry law a big win for gun rights
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