Today In Sports History

...25th-ranked Bears beat No. 5 Oklahoma for the first time, 45-38. The Bears were 0-20 against the Sooners.2012 - Maryland joins the Big Ten, bolting from the Atlantic Coast Conference in a move driven by the school's budget problems.
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MEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL3 p.m., ESPNU - Miami at Florida3 p.m., FS1 - Md.-E. Shore at Villanova4 p.m., FSN - Washington St. at TCU5 p.m., ESPNU - Georgia St. at Iowa St.5 p.m., FS1...
My Turn: 'Big Money' is the winner

...that this sensible reform simply requires a statute in Congress."For example, Congressman John Sarbanes, a Democrat from Maryland, has introduced the Government by the People Act," he said. "And that statute would create small-dollar funded elections...
Local wrestlers battle at Mt. Edgecumbe Invitational

...Toyomara (Petersburg High School) 10-3 (MD 17-8)7th Place Match - Joey Karlik...Lenhard (Petersburg High School) 9-4 (MD 23-10)5th Place Match - Zane Durr...Slayton (Thorne Bay High School) 13-12 (MD 8-0)145-POUND GIRLS1st Place Match...
Murkowski ready to lead Senate Energy Committee

...seats, Democrats were stunned by their party's losses in governor races in stronghold states Illinois, Massachusetts and Maryland."It is a wave, and I think it's a positive wave for our country, positive in what we can achieve for the country in...
Today in sports history

...Juvenile Fillies after a 70-1 shot Fran's Valentine is disqualified, and Eillo holds on to win the Sprint by a nose.1984 - Maryland completes the biggest comeback in NCAA history, overcoming a 31-0 halftime deficit to beat Miami 42-40 in the Orange Bowl...
GOP Congress to weigh legal pot in DC

...January she could introduce a bill that delays implementation until a regulatory scheme is enacted.Rep. Andy Harris, a Maryland Republican, tried to block the decriminalization law, and said Wednesday that he'll try to block legalization as well...
Floyd Dryden students weigh in on elections

...effects of marijuana can be seen medically, there are many negative effects of weed to also consider. According to Harry Croft, MD, major harmful effects of weed are seen when tolerance develops and marijuana is abused. Once a user becomes tolerant to effects...
Alaska storm brings frigid weather to swath of US

...arctic air from the northern high Plains into the central Plains, said Bob Oravec, lead forecaster with the College Park, Maryland, weather service office.On Shemya, where 120 civilian contractors staff an early warning radar installation for the U...
Rollie Massimino returns to Villanova for 1985 tribute

...those unheralded Wildcats felt in 1985.The eighth-seeded Wildcats won games against Dayton, top-seeded Michigan, No. 5 Maryland, No. 2 North Carolina, and No. 2 Memphis State before defeating Georgetown 66-64 in the title game to become the lowest-seeded...


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