Today In Sports History for July 30

...200-meter freestyle with a time of 1:47.44 at a meet in Munich.1996 - The American softball team wins the gold medal, beating China 3-1 behind a controversial two-run homer from Dot Richardson in the first Olympic competition in that sport.2004 - At...
Today In Sports History for July 26

...Chong wins his record-tying third consecutive world title in the men's 3-meter springboard at Barcelona, Spain, giving China its seventh gold medal in eight diving events. His victories in 2009, 2011, and 2013, matches Phillip Boggs' record of...
Typhoon pounds China with heavy rains; 1.1M evacuated

...month's average in less than 24 hours, China Central Television and the Xinhua News...typhoon might be the strongest to strike China since the communist government took power...Chan-hom is the second major storm to hit China this week, after Typhoon Linfa forced...
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Why airlines keep pushing biofuels: They have no choice

...They have no other choice.As people in countries such as China, India and Indonesia get wealthier they are increasingly turning...sustainable biofuel research programs in the U.S., Australia, China, Brazil, Japan and the United Arab Emirates.Cars, trucks...
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Strong iPhone sales; Apple stock down with few Watch details

...went on the market in 2012.Apple got a big boost from new markets like China, which contributed more than a quarter of the company's revenue, or $13.2 billion. China sales more than doubled from a year ago. Analysts say the company is also...
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A look at one Hoonah veteran's Vietnam experience

...When I first went over there, I flew into a place called Cam Rahn Bay," he said. "It's a beautiful place, off the China Sea. There are beautiful sand dunes... When I got there, I was thinking 'Wow, here's a nice place.' Of course, I...
Trump-GOP feud escalates after rival goes after him

...rivals and others angered by his comments. He said he's had business success even with countries he's criticized, such as China, and negativity doesn't affect him. He also said his wealth insulates him because he's not beholden to donors who might...
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UN endorses Iran nuclear deal with 6 world powers

...10 years, including the "snap back" provision on sanctions.But last week the six major powers - the U.S., Russia, China, Britain, France and Germany - and the European Union sent a letter, seen by The Associated Press, informing U.N. Secretary-General...
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Today In Sports History for July 20 at Muirfield in 1992 - the lowest halfway total in any major - on the way to the last of his three British titles.2013 - China's Wu Minxia and Shi Tingmao wins the first diving gold medal at the world championships in Barcelona, Spain. Wu earns a...
US chides China but avoids clouding cooperation

...did not let the sharp disagreements with China on pressing security issues cloud the outlook...At high-level talks in Washington, China was intent on setting a positive tone ahead...sprawling agenda of the two-day U.S.-China Security and Economic Dialogue that began...
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