Sally Margaret Short

...his grave.With thousands of others, Sally and her siblings were evacuated from London and from her family to escape the German attack on civilian urban populations. But the war ended and with British humor and a stage front presence, the family... the end of World War II, as the Germans fled the Soviet advance. Now two...stories say a German train left from the German city of Breslau (today the the information directly from the Germans," local rescuer Krzysztof Szpalkowski...
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Scientists find evidence of prehistoric massacre in Europe

...Linearbandkeramik - or LBK - culture, a farming people who arrived in central Europe about 5,500 B.C. Their name derives from the German phrase for "linear band ceramics," a reference to the style of their pottery.Intriguingly, the sites have all been...
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Kentucky Wildcats becoming the United Nations of college basketball

...German team that featured a 7-4 center.Gunther Behnke (Leverkusen) scored 29 points and claimed 15 rebounds as the Germans beat the U.S. Walker and Blackmon came back to Lexington and told their coaches UK needed to sign this German center...
Despite lead, Froome on defensive

...and developed it Sunday after safely negotiating Stage 15 that ended with a bunch sprint won by Andre Greipel. It was the German's third victory at this Tour, and it left Froome's large lead intact."If people are led to believe that these...
Safety first for Froome, as he loses Tour de France leader's jersey

...Congratulations to Tony for his late attack."Relieved after cruising through the final paved section, Froome did not chase as the German rider peeled away some 3 kilometers (2 miles) from the line to clinch a fifth Tour stage win and take the yellow after...
Greipel wins 5th stage, Martin keeps lead

...World Wars. There were 60,000 Allied casualties on the first day, mown down by incessant machine-gun fire from the German lines. Hundreds of thousands on each side were killed and wounded as the battle raged from July to November 1916.Riders...
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Inequities persist despite US women's soccer glory

...never ask the men to do for fear of injury. The U.S. women's team was awarded $2 million for winning Sunday. The German men got $35 million for winning last summer. The men's teams that lost in the first round of the World Cup earned...
Greece proceeds with vote plan as creditors rebuff overture

...was impossible in any case before the referendum."We will wait for the referendum," Chancellor Angela Merkel told the German Parliament. "There can be no negotiations on a new aid program before the referendum."French President Francois...
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A look ahead at the semifinalists

...Germany is the top-ranked team.The Germans have been to every Women's World...make it to the final at home. The Germans were dispatched in the the award, has nine saves. The Germans have allowed three goals.UNITED...


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