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Borås

(bo͞orōs`), city (1990 pop. 59,710), Älvsborg co., SW Sweden, on the Viskan River. It is a transportation and commercial center and Sweden's leading textile center, with numerous cotton and woolen mills. Borås was founded in 1632 by Gustavus II.
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Palu in Indonesia and Boras in Sweden will continue a joint venture to develop a sustainable waste-management facility called Palu Energy Environment as well as the Education Center for Science Environment until 2020.
The footy, though, is barely touching the tip of the Boras iceberg.
Either Cashman was being disingenuous, which is doubtful given his reputation, or the Soriano deal provides a window into the Scott Boras playbook: If you can't get what you want from the GM, deal directly with the owner.
To know Boras, who is holding the Dodgers hostage in the Manny Ramirez negotiations, is to respect his ability to get the best deals for his clients.
For just as walking a dog helps you wind down, so driving the Bora helps reduce motoring stress levels.
Boras maintained Wednesday that the Yankees should treat A-Rod the same way they deal with reliever Mariano Rivera and catcher Jorge Posada, who also are free agents.
Luke was very happy until Scott Boras called Luke and threatened to sue him, Sosnick Cobbe Sports and the L.
Hochevar rejoined the Boras fold in the wee hours of the following morning.
DePodesta's comments ended a whirlwind eight-day period in which Hochevar chose to skip fall classes at the University of Tennessee, replaced Boras with Matt Sosnick, reached an agreement with the Dodgers and then reneged on the deal and returned to Boras, allegedly after Boras threatened a lawsuit.
2, Hochevar fired Boras as his adviser, agreed to terms on the $2.
Prior to 2004, Beltre struggled through the first halves of the 2002 and 2003 seasons, troubles Boras blamed on Beltre's deep need to please others and live up to his tremendous potential.
Simply put, Boras must be certain he can get a better deal for Drew.