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a hostile disagreement face-to-face

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I was once in Nick's shoes as a high school player, so I knew this was going to be a cool moment and great honor for him to receive the PepsiCo Showdown MVP belt -- especially in front of his peers," said Guzan, who flew back to London a few hours later and will face Chelsea in Premier League action this weekend.
The tickets for the BNP Baribas Showdown range from as low as $50 to as high as $5,000 and they will be available on sale on October 27.
Bridewell holds fourth place in the overall standings and is eager to boost his podium tally during the Showdown, starting at Assen.
Virgin Casino, a part of UK-based online gaming company Virgin Games, has announced launch of Gold Rush Showdown slot game.
We've teamed up with Winning Moves to offer 25 lucky readers the chance to win the fantastic new Summit Showdown game.
The Showdown, which pits drivers from the two NASCAR Camping World Series divisions, will be Jan.
Four funerals and a dramatic showdown make this double-bill finale absolutely unmissable for fans of this mindboggling mystery series.
Enzo Maccarinelli's dream of a domestic cruiserweight showdown with his big rival David Haye is over after promoter Frank Warren said he was forced to pull the plug on a projected April showdown.
In a showdown over No Child Left Behind, two education experts give their views.
In True Grit, the showdown occurs when John Wayne's Rooster Cogburn faces four gunmen led by Lucky Ned Pepper, but the fight is conducted from horseback.
1963 A high-class early season two-year-old race at Ascot in which Talahasse, trained by Atty Corbett and ridden by Scobie Breasley, gets the better of Showdown.
As the team behind Bravo's Celebrity Poker Showdown, out producers Bryan Scott and Marcia Mule do their best to keep things fair and balanced, right down to the T&A.
In an early legal showdown over the "faith-based" initiative, Americans United and the Bush administration went eyeball-to-eyeball -- and the Bush administration blinked.
SEATTLE -- Because nothing says red, white and delicious like the State Fair, Seattle's Best Coffee, part of Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX), is teaming up with celebrity chef Jeff Mauro to launch the Red Cup Showdown - a coast-to-coast search at state fairs and on Facebook to find the most imaginative new coffee drink.
The Bracket Showdown featured 64 vehicles in a single-elimination bracket, broke down into four regions based on vehicle type.