Today In Sports History for Dec. 18

...Rams.1962 - Wilt Chamberlain of the San Francisco Warriors scores 61 points in a 130-110 over the St. Louis Hawks.1964 - Oscar Robertson of the Cincinnati Royals scores 56 points, including 18 in the final quarter, in a 111-107 victory over the Los...
2014's finest films wield unique power

...and inspiring, with a killer script and direction from John Michael McDonagh."Foxcatcher" - Carell, certain to be on the Oscar shortlist for his eerie portrayal of the tragic Newtown Square multimillionaire du Pont, likens director Bennett Miller's...
Today in History

...comic strip created by Rudolph Dirks, made its debut in the New York Journal.In 1906, President Theodore Roosevelt nominated Oscar Straus to be Secretary of Commerce and Labor; Straus became the first Jewish Cabinet member.In 1911, Britain's King George...
For Strayed, writing 'Wild' was just the beginning

...that morning, Strayed's children were doing their homework with erasers that look and smell like real candy - gifts from the Oscar winner, who they think is "the best person in the whole world, because she gives them little gifts."I don't get to write...
Death Notice: Oscar Peter Olsen

Oscar Peter Olsen passed away Aug. 24, 2014. He was 92.During Oscar's career, he served in the United States Coast Guard, owned and operated several logging camps throughout Southeast Alaska, was a member of the Operating Engineers Local...
Death Notices
Death notice: Oscar Peter Olsen

Oscar Peter OlsenOscar Peter Olsen died Aug. 24, 2014 at age 92. Olsen served in the U.S. Coast Guard, owned and operated several...
Death Notices
Holiday movies offer quite the mix

...means fresh stories and ideas (or so we hope). As for the Oscar race, no single film is clearly leading the pack, leaving...Is Lost") is a crime drama set in New York City. Starring Oscar Isaac, Jessica Chastain and David Oyelowo.
Crimson Bears ice Kardinals

...the next puck drop, the Crimson Bears put a shot on goal and sophomore Ryan Liebelt was credited with the score while junior Oscar Jones got the assist."Resilience and good habits," Adams said. "And good leadership by the seniors. They knew what it...
Pistorius sentencing: What it means

...South Africa - How much prison time will Oscar Pistorius ultimately serve for killing...any appeal from the defense."I hope Oscar will start his own healing process as, we are ready to support and guide Oscar as he serves his sentence."Steenkamp's...
Skating late

...about the rink and three skaters move them, Juneau-Douglas High School forward Quin Gist, defenseman Corey Box and forward Oscar Jones court the ice.The pucks pass between their skates, from side to side, end to end, behind the net and off the boards...


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