Today in Sports History for Oct. 5

...fifth straight time. Oregon have scored at least 55 points in all of its games under first-year coach Mark Helfrich.2014 - Brian Hoyer's 6-yard touchdown pass to Travis Benjamin with 1:09 left rallies the Cleveland Browns from a 25-point deficit...
Google's driverless car drivers ride a career less traveled

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. - After a friend recommended that he join a secret Google project six years ago, Brian Torcellini suddenly found himself on the road to an occupational oxymoron. He became a driver in a driverless car.Torcellini...
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4 finalists named for CEO of Alaska Permanent Fund Corp

...plans to interview the candidates Wednesday. A decision could be made as early as that day.The finalists are Angela Rodell; Brian Rogers; Alexander Slivka and Glenn Cipriano.Rodell is a former state Revenue commissioner. Rogers previously served as chancellor...
October First Friday Art Walk

...artist, Giles recently started exploring photography. Photography by Brian Hild Coppa917 Glacier Ave.Reception: 4:30-7 p.m.Printed directly on glass and canvas, Brian Hild's photographs are focused on the beauty of Southeast Alaska's...
Taliban tighten hold on Afghan city despite US airstrikes

...early Tuesday morning and another just before midnight near the Kunduz airport to eliminate a threat to the force, said Col. Brian Tribus, spokesman for U.S. forces in Afghanistan.Acting Defense Minister Masoom Stanekzai said Taliban fighters had infiltrated...
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Man accused of fatally shooting father's fiance

...obtaining the weapon "for the sole purpose of killing Anna," according to a police affidavit filed in court and signed by Trooper Brian Haley. Coffee also said he only stopped shooting because he ran out of bullets, the affidavit states.Troopers also interviewed...
Today In Sports History for Sept. 28

...Larry Holmes knocks out Earnie Shavers in the 11th round at Las Vegas to retain his WBC heavyweight title.1985 - Tight end Brian Foster of Rhode Island catches 18 passes for 327 yards to set an NCAA record in a 32-27 loss Brown.1996 - Troy Davis of...
Tour vehicle, bus collide on Seattle bridge; 4 dead

...drivers and guides who play loud music and quack through speakers as they lead tourists around the city.Company President Brian Tracey said he did not know what happened. "Our main concern right now is with the families of those hurt and killed," he...
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Washington state suspends operations of duck tour company

...operations, we believe it is important to act immediately to protect the public safety," commission chairman David Danner said.Brian Tracey, owner of Ride the Ducks of Seattle, said Sunday night that he was in "complete agreement" with keeping the boats...
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A kinder Juneau starts with the kids

It's a simple concept that some worry might be going out of style - be kind.That was the message Brian Williams, founder of the non-profit organization Think Kindness, carried with him while visiting five elementary and middle...


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