Tales of Tarkanian, a coach who stood up to the NCAA

...get anyone to play us when we opened our new place at UNLV," Tarkanian said. "Finally, the state legislature made Nevada-Reno play us."Temple smoked his group the next night. That should be part of the story, how Tark handled it all. He got out...
Jewell to address tribal conference in Reno

RENO - New Interior Secretary Sally Jewell its mid-year conference this week in Reno.Jewell is scheduled to speak at the closing...four-day conference begins Monday.Returning to Reno for the first time in five years, the NCAI...
Anchorage pilot watching Reno air show when WWII-era plane crashed: 'I was just blown off my feet'

RENO, Nev. - A 25-year-old pilot described from his hospital bed watching in...II-era plane came hurtling toward where he was sitting in the VIP section at a Reno air show.Noah Joraanstad says he started running from the crash Friday, then...
Palin teases Reno crowd about presidential run

RENO, Nev. - Sarah Palin launched a two-week run of tea party rallies Monday...was welcome to join other stops on the tour but she had committed only to the Reno rally. Denying Reid a fifth term is a key goal of Republicans. Angle, a former...
Sports on TV

...Bridgestone Invitational, first round, at Akron, Ohio2:30 p.m., TGC - PGA Tour, Barracuda Championship, first round, at Reno, Nev.MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL9 a.m., WGN - Chicago White Sox at Detroit3 p.m., MLB - Regional coverage, L.A. Angels...
Today in Sports History

...the vacant world heavyweight title with a 12th-round knockout of Jack Root in the final bout of an elimination tournament in Reno, Nev. James Jeffries, who refereed the bout, had retired in March, leaving the title vacant.1912 - Rube Marquard of the...
Death Notice: Barbara E. Robus

...Robus graduated from Tenafly High School in New Jersey in 1938 and obtained elementary school teaching credentials at the Ann Reno School in New York City. She taught preschool and elementary classes at the Dalton School in Manhattan, N.Y., and moved...
Death Notices
Sports on TV

...Teams TBAMINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL3 p.m., NBCSN - Triple-A National Championship, Pawtucket/Durham winner vs. Omaha/Reno winner, at Charlotte, N.C.SOCCER10:30 a.m., FSN - UEFA Champions League, Basel at Real Madrid10:30 a.m., FS1...
Reno makes the right decision on Gore

...Post: WASHINGTON - Attorney General Janet Reno will undoubtedly take heat for her decision...independent inquiry. Yet once again, Reno is correct, and her explanation is persuasive...investigate whether Gore perjured himself. Reno concluded that "the transcript reflects...
Reno, FBI fumbling for an explanation

...Washington Post: Attorney General Janet Reno and FBI Director Louis Freeh insist the...once. Mr. Lee's prosecution, Ms. Reno said, was justified because "he is not...have been as strong as Mr. Freeh and Ms. Reno are saying and yet unexpectedly vulnerable...


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