Today is Sports History for Nov. 11

...Carlisle Indian School of Carlisle, Pa., led by Jim Thorpe, beats nationally ranked Harvard 18-15 before 25,000 in Cambridge, Mass. Thorpe scores all the points for Carlisle, a touchdown, extra point and four field goals.1939 - Texas Tech and...
Britain has a new princess

...Prince Charles to royal fans to most of those who put down a bet, millions in Britain were hoping for a girl.The Duchess of Cambridge delighted her nation and royal enthusiasts around the world Saturday by delivering one such princess. The royal birth was...
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Today In Sports History for July 22

...Australasia wins its first David Cup and ends the four-year reign of the British Isles.1921 - At the annual Harvard-Yale vs. Cambridge-Oxford meet at Harvard Stadium, Harvard's Edward Gourdin becomes the first to long jump 25 feet. Harvard lists Gourdin's...
My Turn: A model for Alaska's road to economic growth: Boutique steps

...broadband penetration according to studies of the countries in the Organization of Economic Cooperation & Development by ITU, Cambridge Econometrics, and others. In fact, the Federal Communications Commission opines that " electricity a century...
Scientists worry about arms race in artificial intelligence

...founded Google DeepMind; and Noam Chomsky, an emeritus professor at MIT.Sean O hEigeartaigh, the executive director of Cambridge University's Center for the Study of Existential Risk, said that he is hoping for a discussion on whether autonomous weapons...
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Rocco, who played Moe Greene in 'The Godfather,' dies at 79

...short-lived Jon Cryer sitcom "The Famous Teddy Z."Born on Feb. 29, 1936, as Alessandro Federico Petricone Jr. in Cambridge, Mass., Rocco studied acting under Leonard Nimoy on his arrival to Los Angeles. His first role was in a Russ Meyer film...
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Sports on TV

ARENA FOOTBALL 4 p.m., ESPN2 - Orlando at Philadelphia CYCLING 4 a.m., NBCSN - Tour de France, stage 3, Cambridge, England to London MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 3 p.m., ESPN - N.Y. Yankees at Cleveland
Today in sports history

...four field goals in leading Carlisle (Pennyslvania) Indian School past nationally ranked Harvard 18-15 before 25,000 in Cambridge, Massachusetts.1939 - Texas Tech and Centenary play to a 0-0 tie in a torrential downpour in Shreveport, Louisiana...
Mildred Post Boesser

...Alaska, where they served for 13 years. When their last daughter graduated from high school, Mark and Mildred went to Cambridge for a year of graduate and doctoral work, then returned to church work in Fairbanks and finally Wasilla. Each summer they...
Obama missed a chance to defend the Constitution

...Henry Louis "Skip" Gates Jr. by Cambridge police Sgt. James Crowley. From all...blowhards off Obama's back for accusing Cambridge's finest of acting "stupidly." Beer...But that wasn't enough. Since the Cambridge bust, "teachable moment" has become...


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