Runners find 26-plus miles of fun

...finish it. I will be able to tell my son one day that I didn't give up when I got to 30."His next marathon will be in Rhode Island in a month and he will be pushing his 3-year-old son Garrett along the route.Kathy Pryor, 58, was running her 85th...
Today In Sports History for July 10

...the 27-minute mark in the 10,000-meter race with a time of 26:58.38 at the Bislett Games in Oslo, Norway.1998 - Se Ri Pak posts the lowest LPGA Tour score with a 10-under-par 61 in the second round of the Jamie Farr Kroger Classic. Pak birdies...
Today In Sports History for July 14

...winning the men's Publinx, which would have allowed her to become the first woman to get an invitation to the Masters.2007 - Se Ri Pak wins the Jamie Farr Owens Corning Classic to tie an LPGA Tour record by winning the same tournament five times. Pak, also...
Park wins third straight Women's PGA title

...1-ranked female golfer in the world for 59 weeks in 2013.Park takes home $525,000 with the win.She joins Sorenstam, Se Ri Pak, Patty Sheehan, Nancy Lopez, Kathy Whitworth and Mickey Wright as the only players to win what was formerly the LPGA Championship...
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Today In Sports History for June 26-27

...19-under 269 at Locust Hill Country Club in Pittsford, N.Y., matching the LPGA record low score at a major. Tseng bettered Se Ri Pak, who was 24 when she won her fourth major.2012 - Major college football finally gets a playoff. A committee of university...
Obama calls for shorter sentences for nonviolent convicts

...that could reduce some mandatory minimums. Republican Sen. John Cornyn of Texas and Democratic Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse of Rhode Island are backing a bill that would steer lower-risk inmates into programs where they could earn earlier release by participating...
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Police: Cause of Rhode Island beach blast may never be known

...explosion on the ground after a woman on a Rhode Island beach was thrown into a rock jetty...investigators haven't found.University of Rhode Island oceanography professor John King seismic events that registered in Rhode Island on Saturday. They asked the U.S...
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Mysterious blast at Rhode Island beach knocks over woman

PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Officials were trying to determine what caused a blast Saturday morning that knocked a Rhode Island beachgoer to the ground, but left behind no obvious evidence of an explosive device.Salty Brine beach in Narragansett was...
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N. Korean diplomats cause chaos at UN event on rights

...statements "totally self-discrediting."The North Korean diplomats did not comment as they left the chamber after diplomat Ri Song Chol read out a statement in protest of the event, even as North Korean defectors stood and shouted in their faces.Nuclear-armed...
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Today In Sports History for June 12-13

...finish second. It's the highest finish by an amateur in a major since 20-year-old Jenny Chuasiriporn lost a playoff to Se Ri Pak in the 1998 U.S. Women's Open.2008 - The Boston Celtics overcome a 24-point deficit and beat the Los Angeles Lakers...


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