Today in Sports History for Nov. 16

...becomes the sixth major-college player to run for 2,000 yards in a season, rushing for 257 yards and four touchdowns in the Red Raiders' 56-21 victory over Southwestern Louisiana.1996 - Corey Dillon set an NCAA rushing record for a quarter...
Seattle ready to tackle red zone problems

...Seahawks' 4-4 start, their inability to score touchdowns in the red zone ranked near the top.With the addition of Jimmy Graham...touchdowns.This season, Graham has three receptions in the red zone and one touchdown."We want touchdowns. We want...
Today In Sports History for Sept. 27

1894 - Aqueduct Race Track opens its doors. The building is torn down in 1955 and the new Aqueduct reopens on Sept. 14, 1959.
Ketchikan falls to Juneau-Douglas

...but Brendan Wong couldn't connect with his receivers in the red zone."We had about four opportunities where we should have scored in the red zone but we couldn't score," Kayhi senior Nate Fousel...
Fatal floods expose delicate balance in polygamous towns

...offshoot sects throughout the western U.S. still believe it brings exaltation in heaven. One of those groups settled in the red-rock outpost in the early 1900s, hoping its remoteness would shield them from official, prying eyes.In the years...
Nation and World
Greece in the red as bailout ends

ATHENS, Greece - Greece slipped deeper into its financial abyss after the bailout program it has relied on for five years expired at midnight Tuesday and the country failed to repay a loan due to the International Monetary Fund, deepening fears over whether it will be able to remain in the eurozone.With its failure to repay the roughly $1.8 billion to the IMF, Greece became the first developed country to fall into arrears on payments to the fund. The last country to do so was Zimbabwe in 2001.
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Chiefs top Seahawks 14-13 in second preseason game

...for 98 yards. His chances for scoring touchdowns were hurt by poor offensive line play at times, a holding penalty in the red zone and a drop.Josh Scobee capped the first drive for the Jaguars (1-1) with a 52-yard field goal and Jason...
State budget director discusses taxes

...unrestricted general fund spending planned for this fiscal year but only $2.2 billion in oil revenue, the state is in the red by $2.7 billion. The Legislature voted to dip into the constitutional budget reserve, a state savings account...
State | Local
Yemen officials: Some ground fighting after cease-fire

...was ready to provide emergency food rations to more than 750,000 people. A vessel chartered by the agency arrived in the Red Sea port of Hodeida on Saturday, carrying 250,000 liters (66,050 gallons) of fuel and supplies for other humanitarian...
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House passes fuel tax by a hair

...state's rainy day fund for catastrophes is intact, SPAR director Kristin Ryan said, the division would be operating in the red in the next fiscal year without the tax. SPAR is funded by a 5 cent-per-barrel tax on crude oil, but with steadily...
State | AK legislature


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