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Oneida Nation Requests Meeting With All NFL Owners

It’s been their team name for 80 years. Now, the push to change the Redskins team name is growing as members of the Oneida Indian Nation meet with representatives from the NFL.

10/31/2013

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Obama Open To Name Change For Washington Redskins

President Barack Obama says he would “think about changing” the Washington Redskins’ name if he owned the football team as he waded into the controversy involving a word that many consider offensive to Native Americans.

10/05/2013

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‘Love Potion No. 9′ Singer Sues Over Clovers Band Name

Harold Winley sang “Love Potion No. 9″ and other hits with the R&B group The Clovers in the 1950s, but now the 80-year-old says another group is trying to keep him from performing using the band’s name.

08/03/2013

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U.S. Poll Finds Widespread Support For Redskins Name

It’s been a rough offseason for the Washington Redskins, and not just because of the knee injury to star quarterback Robert Griffin III. The team’s nickname has faced a new barrage of criticism for being offensive to Native Americans.

05/02/2013

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Sandy Retired From Tropical Storm Name List

Sandy is being retired from the list of tropical storm names because of the catastrophic damage its massive size and strength caused along the East Coast last year.

04/11/2013

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Social Services Needs Help Finding Girl’s Family

The Baltimore City Department of Social Services needs help finding the family of a girl.

03/07/2013

Name Pluto’s Moons

You can help name the moons of Pluto. Click on the link for more information.

02/12/2013

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Mass. Bars Change Names To Get Rid Of ‘Raven’

The owner of two Massachusetts pubs says he’s temporarily changing their names to eliminate the word “Raven” and replace it with “Patriot.”

01/15/2013

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O’s T-Shirt Giveaway Has Chen’s Name In Mandarin

The Baltimore Orioles say they will be giving away t-shirts with the name of Taiwanese pitcher Wei-Yin Chen written in Mandarin.

08/06/2012

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National Zoo Asks Public To Help Name New Monkey

The National Zoo is appealing to fans of their Facebook page for help in naming a new black howler monkey.

06/19/2012

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Metro Changing Name Of D.C. Red Line Station

Metro is changing the name of one of the stations on the red line.

06/13/2012

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Frederick Baseball Stadium’s Name Secure

Harry Grove Stadium would keep its name under a proposed lease that has the backing of the Frederick Board of Aldermen.

09/01/2011

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