Today in history

...Earth, flying aboard the Liberty Bell 7.In 1972, the Irish Republican Army carried out 22 bombings in Belfast, Northern Ireland, killing nine people and injuring 130 in what became known as "Bloody Friday."In 1973, Israeli agents in Lillehammer...
McIlroy builds 6-shot lead at British Open

...ahead of Rickie Fowler in just over an hour.And suddenly, the biggest challenge facing the 25-year-old from Northern Ireland was reminding himself that he had one more round left.McIlroy can't afford to picture his name etched on the...
Today in sports history of a major tournament, hadn't beaten the Americans in their first 25 meetings.2011 - Darren Clarke gives Northern Ireland another major championship, winning the British Open by three strokes over Americans Dustin Johnson and Phil Mickelson...
Today in sports history

...American League a 4-3 victory in the All-Star game at Yankee stadium.2010 - Rory McIlroy, a 21-year-old from Northern Ireland, ties the major championship record by shooting a 9-under 63 in the opening round of the British Open at the Old...
Today in Sports History

...2-under 69 to close the four days at Congressional in Bethesda, Md. at 16-under 268. The 22-year-old from Northern Ireland is the third player in U.S. Open history to break 70 in all four rounds.
Today In Sports History

...stadium in Gelsenkirchen. The IBF and WBO champion adds the Ring Magazine belt to his haul.2010 - Graeme McDowell of Northern Ireland wins the U.S. Open, holding off France's Gregory Havret to become the first European to win America's national...
Northern Ireland's slippery peace

...Catholics and Protestants in Northern Ireland? It still is. After centuries...other side, David Trimble, Northern Ireland's new first minister, says...10 for establishment of the Northern Ireland government, and should stick...
Ester photographer wins international competition

...first place for his photograph "Counting Coastlines" out of 99 entries, with the other two finalists coming from Northern Ireland and Israel. The Blake Society seeks to honour and celebrate poet and artist William Blake (1757-1827) through...
Without Tiger, the Masters has an open look

...interview - the tee times for the opening two rounds. Told that 97 players were in the field, the 24-year-old from Northern Ireland figured 70 had a chance to win."There's a few past champions that play that might not be able to compete. There...
Prof takes students up-close to fisheries

...partnerships involved in and benefiting from the projects is equally diverse, from ADF&G to the University of Ulster in Northern Ireland.Born and raised on the southern Kenai Peninsula, Harris' background includes commercial fishing in Prince William...


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