Today In Sports History for August 26

...championships with eight.2011 - The Tulsa Shock snap the longest losing streak in WNBA history with a 77-75 win over the Los Angeles Sparks. The Shock (2-25) had 20 straight losses before Sheryl Swoopes hit a jumper with 2.9 seconds left. Tulsa's last win...
Today In Sports History for August 21-22

...becomes the first driver to complete the sweep since NASCAR expanded to three national series in 1995.2011 - The Los Angeles Sparks run off 16 straight points to overcome a 15-point, second-half deficit and hand the Tulsa Shock their WNBA-record 18th...
Wildfire burning near other blaze expands but it was not known if they were damaged or destroyed.The fire's cause is under investigation.MOTOR-HOME BLAZE SPARKS WILDFIREA motor-home fire-turned-wildfire in rural Riverside County has surged to about 500 acres, forcing evacuations...
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Runners find 26-plus miles of fun

...50:26, Juneau, AK20. Stephanie Harvey, 27, F, 3:52:46, Juneau, AK21. Robert Johnson, 44, M, 3:52:50, Sparks, NV22. Amy Paige, 45, F, 3:55:18, Pomfret Center, CT23. Mark Ogrodowicz, 57, M, 3:55:23, Brooklyn, NY24...
Today In Sports History for July 21

...21 points and DeLisha Milton-Jones adds 19 before both are ejected after a scuffle in the final minute as the Los Angeles Sparks beat the Detroit Shock 84-81 at Auburn Hills, Mich. The WNBA game gets physical in the final seconds after a collision between...
Lightning sparks new wildfires in Southcentral

ANCHORAGE - Lightning sparked nearly a dozen new wildfires in Alaska as firefighters struggled Wednesday to keep up with two major fires threatening rural highway communities.
More on Kake's totem

...project. A non-Native, he was adopted by Mildred (Hotch) Sparks and the Elders of the Whale House of the Gaanaxteidi in the early...carvers were: Cliff Thomas, Gaanaxteidi, grandson of Mildred Sparks, and Tommie Jimmie Sr.Apprentice carvers and painters were...
Totem Heritage gains its first Tsimshian pole

...was) organized and hosted by David A. Boxley ... its historical cultural value is immeasurable."Boxley's totem pole sparks conversations about the future of Native art as poles that were created in a revival of the arts in the past 40 years begin...
Police conclude murder-suicide in Kenai family deaths

...statement said.The bodies of Adams and her two girls were found together. Jividen's body and the remains of the family dog, Sparks, an English springer spaniel, were found 13 feet away.Investigators found five spent shell casings at the scene and two...
Investigators at Alaska site of plane crash that killed 9

...Kranenburg, 73, and Leonard Kranenburg, 63, of Medford, Oregon and Margie Apodaca, 63, and Raymond Apodaca, 70, of Sparks, Nevada.Ketchikan-based airline Promech Air, operators of the airplane, said the pilot who also died - 64-year-old...


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