Nike Gives Players “The Chance” to Compete, Get Noticed and Scouted at the Highest Level of the Game

(BUSINESS WIRE)– NIKE, Inc. (NYSE: NKE) and Arsene Wenger, Manager of Arsenal FC, today launch “The Chance,” a global search for talented footballers to join the Nike Academy, a high performance training program, supported by the Premier League in England.

The Nike Academy offers non-contract players unattached to professional clubs a chance to enter the professional game through world-class coaching and games against elite academies and professional reserve teams. Since the academy’s start in 2009, eight players in the UK have received professional contracts.

Imperial County Updated Election Results as of 6-14-10

Last Updated: June 14, 2010 12:06 PM
Registration & Turnout
54,924 Voters
Vote Count Percent
Precinct Turnout 6,812 12.40%
Vote By Mail Turnout 6,157 11.21%
Provisional Turnout 0 0.00%
Total 12,969 23.61%

Non Partisan Registration & Turnout
0 Voters
Vote Count Percent
Precinct Turnout 508 0.00%
Vote By Mail Turnout 545 0.00%

Convicted Child Molester Caught By CBP Officers at Douglas Port of Entry

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers apprehended a convicted child molester who was attempting to enter the U.S. by intermingling with the legitimate traveling public.

On June 12, at about 5:30 p.m., CBP officers were screening traffic coming from Mexico, when the officers became suspicious of a man who was operating a motorcycle. The man, who was accompanied by a woman, was identified as 38-year-old Jesus Castillo Esquer, a registered sex offender for child molestation.