Today In Sports History for July 31

...Tyson wins the undisputed heavyweight championship with a 12-round unanimous decision over IBF champion Tony Tucker in Las Vegas.1990 - Arkansas jumps to the Southeastern Conference, severing its 76-year tie to the troubled Southwest Conference.1992...
Maxine Sue Brouillette

...Rest in PeaceMaxine Sue Brouillette of Juneau Alaska, Haines Alaska, Seattle Washington, San Francisco California and Las Vegas Nevada died unexpectedly at the age of 68. She loved her small family she called her cubs, Susan Brouillette, Richard Dixon...
Man possibly linked to missing women had contact with police

...have said Falls rented a room in the Las Vegas suburb of Henderson when four was last seen 30 minutes from the Las Vegas Strip. The case appeared on an episode...Associated Press writer Sally Ho in Las Vegas contributed to this report.___This...
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Runners find 26-plus miles of fun

...Hiram Henry, 40 (1:33:37). Las Vegas' Jonathan Sanborn, 34, was seventh...Sanborn, 34, M, 1:34:12*, Las Vegas, NV8. Jim Ustasiewski, 51, M, 1...Weinbaum, 31, F, 3:09:25*, Las Vegas, NV157. Paul Weinbaum, 62, M, 3...
NBA leaning toward no playoff guarantee for division winners calls to throw out the protection for division winners, and Silver said after the owners' annual summer meeting in Las Vegas that change was coming, though they wanted more time before voting on it."So while we're going to continue to discuss...
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Rocco, who played Moe Greene in 'The Godfather,' dies at 79

NEW YORK - Alex Rocco, the Emmy-winning character actor best known for taking a bullet through the eye as the Las Vegas casino boss Moe Greene in "The Godfather," has died. He was 79.Rocco's daughter, Jennifer, announced his death Saturday...
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Trump criticizes border policy, trade

...Speaking to a gathering of Libertarians in Las Vegas before headlining an event in Phoenix...a Planet Hollywood ballroom on the Las Vegas Strip.In the 4,200-capacity Phoenix...Mexico border, the audience in Las Vegas groaned.In a break from the immigration...
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NHL will explore expansion, with Las Vegas among candidates

LAS VEGAS - The NHL is officially exploring expansion...Commissioner Gary Bettman announced Wednesday.Las Vegas, Seattle and Quebec City are the markets...represent."The Board of Governors met in Las Vegas on Wednesday before the NHL Awards and decided...
Rain calms California fire that jumped freeway, burned cars

...freeway linking Southern California and Las Vegas before burning three homes and 44 more...vehicles traveling between Los Angeles and Las Vegas. Adding to the congestion was construction...Allevato and his family had left Las Vegas earlier in the day for Los Angeles, where...
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Callaghan-Walker, Tilley wed

...Attendants for the bride were Brandy Pavitt, Sauhna Cranston, Kristin Kibby and Debbie Callaghan.Attendants for the groom were Dan Ulery, Willy Fallis and Josh Walker.The couple plans to honeymoon in Las Vegas, then return to live in Juneau.


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