Brita recalling children's water bottles

...a possible laceration hazard.The company said Tuesday that the lid of the hard-sided bottles can break into pieces with sharp points.Brita has received 35 reports of lids breaking or cracking. No injuries have been reported.The recalled bottles...
Spain playing for World Cup survival vs. Chile

RIO DE JANEIRO - The magnitude of Spain's opening 5-1 loss to Netherlands comes into sharper focus Wednesday when the defending champions must fend off World Cup elimination against Chile, less than a week into the tournament...
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Bird Bits: Bullet of a hawk

...Long talons pierced the prey and the sharp-shinned hawk carried the warbler to a...are the main meal for these hawks.The sharp-shinned hawk, whose name comes from...boulders in Class IV or V water.Get a sharp-shinned hawk in your binoculars and you...
Alaska Editorial: Senate event sees meaningful contrasts among contenders.

...To that end, attendees at the debate Thursday evening at East Anchorage High School saw the candidates draw some of the sharpest contrasts yet made between themselves and their opponents. Some of those contrasts will be useful for voters who have yet...
US hiring surges as unemployment dips"The economy's contraction in the first three months of this year - at an annual rate of 2.9 percent - was the sharpest since the recession. Ferocious winter storms and freezing temperatures caused factories to close and prevented consumers from...
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Today in Sports History

...victories leading the Washington Senators to a 7-2 victory over the Cleveland Indians.1952 - 74-year-old Bion Shively drives Sharp Note to victory in the third heat of the Hambletonian Stakes.1982 - Speed Bowl wins the Hambletonian Stakes in straight heats...
Maxwell ready for chance to start in secondary

...think he is one of our most technically sound guys so as he keeps getting into his technique, he just keeps getting sharper and sharper," defensive coordinator Dan Quinn said. "Even though he's a veteran player now, he keeps improving with the...
McIlroy wins, goes back to No. 1

...No. 1 in the world during his torrid stretch at the end of 2012."This is better," he said. "Mentally, I'm really sharp. I didn't start to think about score. I didn't think about where I was in the tournament. I just playing shot after shot...
A family affair

...filing some hooks as he waited with his daughter, Anna, for a fish to bite a few miles away from Auke Bay."Gotta keep 'em sharp," he said.Gregovich said the area was a prime fishing spot."Traditionally, there are a lot of fish here," he said...
Westwood, McIlroy ride momentum in Valhalla

...shot on a par 3. His two best putts were for par and bogey."It wasn't very good," Woods said.He didn't look very sharp. In his last competitive round, Woods withdrew after eight holes at Firestone because of another back injury. He said his...


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