TAMPA, Fla. — B.J. Daniels threw for 232 yards and three
touchdowns, and South Florida rebounded from two subpar defensive
performances to frustrate No. 20 West Virginia in a 30-19 victory
Hardships were part of life for Southern Arizona pioneers in the
mid-1800s, but the trials endured by Larcena Pennington Page would
have brought the toughest frontiersman to his knees.
BOGOTA — In a private, low-key ceremony, the U.S. ambassador and
three Colombian ministers signed a pact Friday giving American
personnel expanded access to military bases in this drug-producing
country, a deal that Venezuela's Hugo Chavez has called a threat to
the region's security.
ISLAMABAD — Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton faced
sharp rebukes from Pakistani audiences Friday, including one woman
who accused the U.S. of conducting "executions without trial" in
aerial drone strikes. Verbally slapping back, Clinton questioned
Pakistan's commitment to fighting t…
EUGENE, Ore. — Hollywood couldn't have scripted it better:
Halloween night, the din of Autzen Stadium, crisp fall temperatures
and No. 10 Oregon versus No. 4 USC in the Pac-10's biggest game of
At Cholla (1-8, 1-5 4A Gila), the Trojans (5-4, 3-3) dominated
both sides of the line, rushing for 391 yards while allowing only
233 total yards. Three Trojans — Ray Morales, Darrian McIver and
Eddie Hernandez — scored touchdowns. Catalina also recovered two
If Tucson High football coach Vincent Smith ever decides to quit
coaching, he certainly seems to have another career option lined
up: motivational speaker.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Residents of some Western and Plains states
were digging out Friday after an early blast of snow. Meanwhile,
heavy rain and winds that toppled trees, power lines and church
steeples lashed parts of the South, leaving three people dead.
PHOENIX — Steve Nash scored 18 points and had the sixth
20-assist game of his career Friday night in Phoenix's 123-101 rout
of the Golden State Warriors.
HELSINKI, Finland — It's five times larger than the Titanic, has
seven "neighborhoods," an ice rink, a golf course and a 750-seat
outdoor amphitheater. The world's largest cruise ship is finally
finished, and Friday it began gliding toward its home port in
Talk about delayed gratification. Layaway — that old-fashioned
practice of putting merchandise aside and making regular payments
until everything's paid off — is a shopper's ultimate test of
At Marana, Sahuaro's offense didn't score in the second half but
the Cougars (4-5, 2-1 in 4A-I Kino) still walked away with a
lopsided victory. The Tigers (3-6, 0-3) watched the game slip away
after Niko Kittrell returned an interception for a score less than
a minute after the half.