Today In Sports History for April 19

...title with a 30.1 average.1993 - Kenya's Cosmas N'deti, running his second marathon, beats Kim Jae-Yong of South Korea by 10 seconds to win the Boston Marathon with a time of 2:09.33. Olga Markova of Russia defends her title with...
Today In Sports History for April 16

...Colorado Rockies. Chicago breaks the overall NL record of 0-11 by the 1884 Detroit Wolverines.2001 - Lee Bong-ju of South Korea wins the 105th Boston Marathon, snapping a 10-year victory streak for Kenya. Catherine Ndereba wins the women's...
South Korea wins Little League World Series

...In the giddy moments after South Korea won the Little League World Series...pitched the last four innings for South Korea, which won its third title meant a lot to the people of South Korea, who had to watch it or get updates...
Changing palates affect Alaska seafood sales in Japan

...2014, Japan's share had fallen to 20 percent. The decline coincided with soaring trade to China and modest gains in South Korea, Canada, Germany and other smaller markets.Total exports to Japan hit a low of $699 million in 2013, but bounced...
Ship's chief engineer pleads guilty to pollution charge

...much time involuntarily in Gresham."The ship City of Tokyo transports automobiles. Court documents show it left South Korea last August and dumped the oil 165 nautical miles south of the Aleutian Islands. The vessel arrived in Portland Sept...
Ship company, engineer reach deal in Alaska pollution case

...Water that contains less than 15 parts per million of petroleum can be dumped overboard.The City of Tokyo had departed South Korea on Aug. 22 to go to Seattle; Tacoma, Washington; and Portland.On Aug. 29, as the ship passed 165 miles south...
My Turn: Negotiating the rapids of Arctic, Alaska oil and natural gas reserves

...infrastructure development. Even the non-arctic nations that are geographically far away from the region (China, South Korea, India, Italy, Singapore) have shown interest and appear anxious to reap the benefits. As a result, the Arctic...
Empire Editorial: Two hundred years of peace between America and Canada

...the White Pass and Yukon Route railroad. Canada is Alaska's fourth-largest trading partner, behind only China, South Korea and Japan.One hundred years ago this week, the Dawson News telegraphed this newspaper, saying: "Greetings and...
Celebrated Little League team stripped of championship title

...that began last summer as the team marched through the Little League tournament. Their odyssey ended with a loss to South Korea in the world championship game in South Williamsport, Pennsylvania.For days, Chicago was enthralled by the story...
China leader snubs North Korea in visit to Seoul

SEOUL, South Korea - With a single meeting Thursday, the leaders of China and South Korea simultaneously snubbed North Korea...between U.S. allies Seoul and Tokyo. South Korea and China share a distaste of Japan's...
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