Another notch in their running belts

...Aussie, a Scot and 2 Yanks Walk Into a Bar won the relay bike race in 16:04:06. The four-person team was made up of Amanda Byrd, Sarah Conn, Chris Pike and Mike Mathers.Laws' first run in his slam series quest was on Feb. 15 in the Susitna 100, where...
New nonfiction DVDs

...collector of musical instruments. There are over 40 live recordings from composers now synonymous with Great Britain (William Byrd, Henry Purcell, George Frideric Handel) performed in the places royals first heard them (Westminster Abbey, Buckingham Palace...
Today in History Columbia Pictures, had its world premiere in Westwood, California.In 1998, in a crime that shocked the nation, James Byrd Jr., a 49-year-old black man, was hooked by a chain to a pickup truck and dragged to his death in Jasper, Texas. (Two...
Today in sports history

...a playoff-record five power-play goals in its 6-1 win over New York.2006 - In Berlin, Wladimir Klitschko stops Chris Byrd in the seventh round of a one-sided fight to gain the IBF heavyweight title.2007 - The Boston Red Sox tie a major league...
Stevens recalls friendship with Sen. Robert Byrd

...Stevens said West Virginia Sen. Robert Byrd was "one of the finest senators in history...decades in Washington. Stevens, 86, and Byrd, who died Monday at 92, met during the Eisenhower administration, when Byrd was a freshman senator and Stevens worked...
Replay in, collisions out? Marlon Byrd to Phillies

...formal meeting room, outfielder Marlon Byrd and the Philadelphia Phillies agreed headed elsewhere, perhaps Detroit.Byrd already knows his destination. The 36-year-old...serious challenge for us this past season."Byrd was drafted by the Phillies and began his...
Juneau Empire Online Sports: Big unit winged by Byrd 8/18/98

...performance, and there was one - by Paul Byrd, not Randy Johnson. Looking like the ace instead of the journeyman, Byrd outpitched Johnson and also lined a single...That was probably the best game Byrd ever pitched and probably not the best...
Mother charged in death of Fairbanks toddler

...her 18-month-old son.Alaska State Troopers say Amberlynn A. Swanson was charged Tuesday in the death of Julian Swanson-Byrd.The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reports an autopsy Tuesday concluded the boy suffered "blunt force trauma" and that the...
Troll: The other energy news is tremendously upbeat

...electricity produced from wind and solar.According to Stephen Byrd, Morgan Stanley's Head of North American Equity Research for...these wind projects have a lower all-in cost than gas," notes Byrd. Add to this development General Electric's new line of wind...
War spurs Stevens, Byrd spat

...WASHINGTON - Between them, Democrat Robert Byrd of West Virginia and Republican Ted Stevens...last month, said about his relationship with Byrd. "We'll just have to see what happens now." Byrd, who turned 86 two days later, said his...


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