College football capsules

...lost eight straight. NO. 24 NORTHWESTERN 21, PURDUE 14EVANSTON, Ill...Long added two rushing TDs for Northwestern.With a school record for wins...prestigious bowl in reach, Northwestern (8-2, 4-2 Big Ten, No...
Juneau judge tries again for Alaska Supreme Court

...on those grounds.Voluck, based in Sitka, has lived in Alaska for 17 years, arriving not long after he graduated from Northwestern School of Law in 1995.Voluck is known particularly for his tribal court work. He served as a magistrate in the Tlingit...
Today in Sport's History for Nov. 6 coach with 400 career wins as Penn State rallies from a 21-0 deficit behind backup quarterback Matt McGloin to defeat Northwestern 35-21.2010 - Michigan wins the highest scoring game in its 131-year history by stopping a 2-point conversion attempt...
My Turn: It's time for a better dialogue on mining

...fears about mineral exploration and mining development in northwestern British Columbia. The concerns primarily relate to water...concerns. We also care about our shared water and salmon.Northwestern B.C. is a mountainous area with high mineral development...
Contenders, big games become clear

...Tech.Heat check: Too hot.No. 10 Stanford (5-1)Northwestern over Stanford is becoming 2015's Virginia Tech over Ohio...That's a good thing. They played their best game against Northwestern, beating the heck out of the team that beat Stanford. Heat...
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Today in Sport's History for Oct. 28

...International Championship Stakes at Woodbine in Toronto.1978 - Joe Delaney rushes for 299 yards and four touchdowns to send Northwestern Louisiana to a 28-18 victory over Nicholls State.1989 - Tony Alford rushes for 310 yards on 28 carries to break a Western...
Russia shows military might in Syria, also pushes diplomacy

...Russia's primary motive in the airstrikes that began Sept. 30 and have backed up a Syrian government offensive in central and northwestern regions. Moscow says it is fighting IS and other extremist groups like the al-Qaida-linked Nusra Front, but Washington...
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Muslim spokesman: As boy departs, Muslims feel 'under siege'

...City on the western edge of the capital city of Doha. They include Carnegie Mellon University, Georgetown University, Northwestern University and Texas A&M University.Ahmed recently visited Qatar as part of a whirlwind month that included a stop Monday...
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Today in Sports History for Oct. 21

...17-14 overtime win over Carolina.2006 - Michigan State rallies from a 35-point, third-quarter deficit to beat Northwestern 41-38 in the biggest comeback in NCAA Division I-A history. Brett Swenson kicks the winning 28-yard field goal with...
Astronauts getting new picture books

...orbiting lab.An English schoolboy will vicariously travel along as well.Seven-year-old Roraigh Curran of Chorley in northwestern England won a contest by London-based Lost My Name books. His prize: a personalized version of "The Incredible Intergalactic...
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