Today In Sports History for July 31

...try slid by the hole on the par-3 18th. Appleby is the fifth PGA Tour player to reach the milestone.2010 - Yani Tseng of Taiwan makes a 6-foot putt on the 18th hole to win the Women's British Open by one stroke over Katherine Hull of Australia. It's...
Thank You: Thank you from the Juneau Sister Cities Committee

...from a handful of cities around the world: Kalibo, Philippines; Vladivostok, Russia; Mishan City, China; Chia Yi City, Taiwan; and Whitehorse, Canada.Whitehorse, our geographically closest sister city, shares many commonalities with our hometown...
Solar plane ready to leave Japan for Hawaii the riskiest because there is no place to land.Borschberg had been waiting for a weather front stretching from Alaska to Taiwan to clear enough for him to leave the central Japanese city of Nagoya. He landed there on June 1 due to weather worries between...
Typhoon pounds China with heavy rains; 1.1M evacuated

...reported.The storm dumped rain on the northern Philippines and Taiwan, where several flights were suspended. The stock market and public offices were closed Friday in Taipei, Taiwan's capital.Chan-hom is the second major storm to hit China...
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Summer reading winners take home prizes of The Year of the Rat by Grace Lin. "One fascinating part of this book is when Pacy's mom talked about how schools in Taiwan were different. Back then for instance, teachers were allowed to hit students." From the Downtown Library? Aiden Walling...
Today In Sports History for July 12 the U.S. Women's Open. Ji makes three birdies over the final six holes to finish at even-par 284. Candie Kung of Taiwan shoots a 2-under 69 to finish second at 1-over 285.2012 - Every country competing at the London Games includes female...
Breathing easier on Taiwan: Elected president has improved China ties

...Ying-jeou, the incumbent president of Taiwan, has now won his hard-fought battle...Democratic or Republican. China and Taiwan split amid civil war in 1949. The United...its formal treaty commitment to protect Taiwan from a Chinese attack in 1979, but it...
Outside editorial: Democracy triumphs in Taiwan

...City Star:The presidential election in Taiwan earlier this month handed a second term...debate on the Web and some traveled to Taiwan to see the campaign for themselves.What...Times, "On the far side of the sea, Taiwan erected a mirror. And on this side of...
State authorized to export LNG to non-free-trade countries among the free-trade agreement countries. The new export permit opens other valuable Asian markets including Japan, Taiwan, China, and India."Basically it opens up the world," Persily said. "There are more LNG buyers out there that are non-free-trade...
Today In Sports History for June 8

...Dominating the world's No. 1 player with astounding ease, Nadal wins in three sets, 6-1, 6-3, 6-0.2008 - Yani Tseng of Taiwan becomes the first rookie in 10 years to win a major, beating Maria Hjorth on the fourth hole of a playoff with a 5-foot birdie...


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