Destinations for 2015

...celebrates its golden Jubilee - 50 years since independence from Great Britain. Vietnam celebrates 70 years since independence from France and 50 years since the first U.S. combat troops arrived at Da Nang, which some historians say marked the start of the Vietnam...
Waa sa iyatee?

...Xh'unei (University of Alaska Southeast professor Lance Twitchell) was that if you want to learn French, you can go to France. If you want to learn Italian, you can go to Italy. But if you want to learn Tlingit, there is no place to go where Tlingit...
Today In Sports History for Dec.19-20 Hinterstoder, Austria, 90 minutes after Lindsey Kildow and Julia Mancuso finish 1-2 in a downhill at Val d'Isere, France. Those successes give the U.S. team five wins and an unprecedented nine podium results over six days. It's the most impressive...
2014's finest films wield unique power

...No, strike that last one - as best I can recall, it had something to do with debunking Emma Stone in Roaring Twenties France. Not one of the Woodman's best.And speaking of best, in addition to "Birdman" and "Boyhood," my list of the 10 top...
Today in sports history

...the first American in seven years to win a men's World Cup race, taking the first downhill of the season In Val D'Isere, France.2002 - St. John's (Minn.) coach John Gagliardi wins his 400th game with a 21-14 victory over Linfield in the Division...
A century later, mythic thud of ball still heard

...which quickly pit the German and Austro-Hungarian empires against Britain, France, Russia and several allies.Germany swept into most of Belgium and northern France and even threatened Paris before the frontline was settled. Armies entrenched...
NASCAR set to crown 1st-time champion at Homestead

...NASCAR history," said chairman Brian France.It's so hyped that even Michael Jordan...four in the new, bracket-style Chase. France and his top executives remodeled the entire...doesn't sit well with fans who question how France could talk about an emphasis on winning...
Today in sports history

...the third consecutive junior winner and first from BYU.1991 - France wins the Davis Cup for the first time in 59 years when Guy Forget beats Pete Sampras in four sets to give France an insurmountable 3-1 lead over the United States.1992 - Washington...
Juneau Soccer club's World Cup plays on

...featured teams playing under the colors of Argentina, Brazil, Columbia, Costa Rica, Cote D'Ivoire, Croatia, Ecuador, France, Germany, Greece, Mexico, Netherlands, Russia, Spain, Switzerland and Uruguay. "I think this is fantastic," Stock...
Today In Sports History: Nov. 28-29

...recovered fumbles in a 48-13 victory over the Washington Redskins.1982 - The United States, led by John McEnroe, beats France 4-1 to win the best-of-five Davis Cup championship.1982 - The Edmonton Eskimos beat the Toronto Argonauts 32-16 for...


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