Today in sports history for Wednesday, Jan. 28

...Slam singles title when Justine Henin-Hardenne retires in the second set of their Australian Open final because of stomach pain. Mauresmo led 6-1, 2-0.2007 - Roger Federer captures his 10th Grand Slam singles title without dropping a set at the...
Pure Sole: Fear is real

...packsack was, I knew it did not contain one of those.Falling down an icy slope hurts.It happens.I don't perceive the pain. I feel it.The danger was both perceived and real.The trick is to understand the danger and be prepared for what could happen...
Senators: Everything but taxes, PFD on table to fix budget

...level state government has," Kelly said. "Government has had a good run. ... (Now) government has to go through some pain."The best way to "grow our pie" is to get the Alaska Liquefied Natural Gas pipeline up and running, Resources Committee...
State | AK legislature
NASCAR champ Jeff Gordon makes 2015 season his last

...lower spine, and needed anti-inflammatory medication and workouts with a trainer to return to full strength. He drove in pain during a winless 2008 season and briefly contemplated retirement. He did not cite health issues in Thursday's announcement...
Bookstore-less, but not hopeless

...looking forward to starting this semester, but this is a little obstacle to jump over," Sica said. "It's been just kind of a pain starting the semester off like this." THE UNIVERSITY'S STEPSThe bookstore's closure has been well known since at least...
Southeast lawmakers talk budget and different words

...comparable budget cuts - no one community should have to shoulder the burden more than others."I want to see a fair distribution of pain around the state," he said.He said he expects state programs will need to be downsized and staff will have to be laid off...
State | Local | AK legislature
Pot prices plunge in Washington

...into the regulated system."It makes sense to fold it in," Garza said, citing rampant abuses in which people cite "chronic pain" to qualify as marijuana patients.Washington has also gone more slowly than Colorado in the market for marijuana-infused...
The ruthless self-assessment of 'One Hot Mess'

...from December 24, 2014's "Falling Through the Bulkhead." It is a small piece on the ease of, and the humiliations and pain associated with, messing up. It's also about how you'll survive. It's a beautiful little piece, one of my favorites...
CCWFeatures | Art
For Kobe, it is open season

...startling chill.One moment he rages with competitiveness. The next moment, his throat is thick with humility.He winces in pain. He reflects with wisdom. He jokes about his shortcomings. He fights against frailty.It's taken 19 years, but it feels...
Bustin' Out the new bras

...size, handed to her off the shelves of generic brand-name lingerie stores. She suffered the consequences: back pain, chest pain and frustration."When I was in high school and following the sizing charts from the Victoria Secret website - or...


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