Today In Sports History for August 19

...PGA championship.1993 - Sergei Bubka wins his fourth consecutive pole vault title at the world championships at Stuttgart, Germany.1995 - Mike Tyson starts his comeback, knocking out Peter McNeeley in 89 seconds at Las Vegas. McNeeley's manager, Vinnie...

...underground system in the area under the Owl Mountains, a project called "Riese," or "Giant." The region still belonged to Germany at the time and the project included seven separate tunnel systems. It was probably intended to be a military headquarters...
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Man in yellow shirt is focus of Bangkok bombing probe

...Tourists reacted with concern."We didn't think anything like this could happen in Bangkok," said Holger Siegle of Germany, who said he and his newlywed wife had chosen Thailand because it seemed safe. "Our honeymoon and our vacation will go on...
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Kinders of the woods a school," Walker said. "We're not pursuing licensing at this point." Hundreds of forest kindergartens operate in Germany, where they're called "waldkindergartens." Walker, Roll and Hollatz also cite more local advocates for outdoor education...
Today In Sports History for August 21-22

...Berlin. Three-time world champion Wilson Kipketer of Denmark set the previous mark of 1:41.11 in August 1997 in Cologne, Germany.2010 - Arjun Atwal captures the Wyndham Championship in Greensboro, N.C., by 1 stroke to become India's first PGA...
Douglas L Gregg he'd been elected Senior Class president-and joined the Merchant Marine. He traveled to the east coast, to Germany, and the Philippines, eventually returning home and finishing high school. He fell in love with another high school senior...
Scientists find evidence of prehistoric massacre in Europe

...forward after the earlier discovery of two other grave sites in Germany and Austria. At all three sites, the victims and the perpetrators...Meyer, an anthropologist at the University of Mainz, Germany, said nobody can say for sure what prompted the killings so...
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USOC hopeful LA will bid for 2024 Games

...Agent Casey Wasserman is also a player in a bid from Los Angeles, which would join Rome, Paris, Budapest and Hamburg, Germany, in the contest. Other cities may declare soon, as well. The winner will be decided in 2017.At meetings earlier this...
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Despite skepticism, US confident it can monitor Iran deal

...still will feel meaningful pressure from the U.S. penalties.The United States, Russia, China, Britain, France and Germany reached the agreement with Iran on July 14 that would curtail its nuclear program in exchange for billions of dollars in relief...
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Today In Sports History for Aug. 10

...the U.S. in the marquee relay. Their final time cut more than a half-second off the old record of 41.37 run by East Germany in 1985.2012 - Maurice Purify catches a record seven touchdown passes and the Arizona Rattlers win the Arena Bowl with a...


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