Today in Sports History: Nov. 18

...yards and five touchdowns in a 41-27 victory over Air Force. Mordica scores on runs of 48, 30, 6, 70 and 77 yards.1990 - Monica Seles captures the first five-set women's match since 1901, defeating Gabriela Sabatini 6-4, 5-7, 3-6, 6-4...
Today is Sports History for Nov. 10

...NBA record with 107 points in the first half of a 173-143 victory over the Denver Nuggets.1991 - Martina Navratilova beats Monica Seles for the California Virginia Slims tournament, her 157th title, equaling Chris Evert's record for career victories...
A snake's tale of escape

...the 4-foot-long snake found near the Gold Town Nickelodeon Theater."The pound warned me she was an escape artist," Monica Daugherty, the snake's owner, said. Daugherty, a teacher at Juneau Montessori School, rescued the now-famous movie...
Alaska State Improv Festival to feature international guests from Los Angeles; I Am the Show, a one-man improvised movie dub from San Diego; Rollin' in Riches, a duo from Santa Monica and winners of the 2015 iO West Doubles Tournament; and, The Right Now, a fast-rising trio from San Francisco who recently...
Anniversary: Steve and Monica Brandner celebrate 30th

Steve and Monica Brandner were married in Bend, Oregon...celebrating their 30th anniversary.Most of Monica's family and friends were from the Lower...University of Alaska Anchorage. Steve and Monica are now grandparents to their first granddaughter...
California to phase out microbeads used in soaps, toothpaste

...other wildlife after passing through water filtration systems without disintegrating.Assemblyman Richard Bloom, D-Santa Monica, said his bill, AB888, seeks to drastically restrict all use of the non-biodegradable beads, which can contain various...
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Officer injured at airport awarded Police Purple Heart

...was thinking I need to help her, I need to get him off, and we need to get him into custody safely," he said.His wife, Monica Burke, sat in the audience and watched her husband be honored, along with nearly two dozen other community members and city...
Today in sports history for Sept. 8

...titles at the last U.S. Open at Louis Armstrong Stadium. Sampras beats Michael Chang 6-1, 6-4, 7-6, and Graf defeats Monica Seles 7-5, 6-4.1998 - Mark McGwire breaks Roger Maris' 37-year-old home run record, lining No. 62 just over the...
Today In Sports History for Sept. 3 third-round match marks Rosewall's final U.S. Open singles match.1989 - Chris Evert defeats 15-year-old Monica Seles 6-0, 6-2 for her 101st and final U.S. Open singles win.1994 - Terry Dean of Florida tosses an NCAA record-tying...
Today In Sports History for Aug. 28

...U.S. Amateur Golf Championship, capturing the last three holes of his 36-hole title match against Trip Kuehne.1995 - Monica Seles, plays in her first Grand Slam tournament in more than 2 1-2 years and beats Ruxandra Dragomir 6-3, 6-1 in first...


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