1905 President Theodore Roosevelt hunts for bear in Colorado. Image: Photo12/UIG/Getty Images Aug. 31, 1908 William Howard Taft fishes off Middle Bass Island, Ohio. Image: Louis Van Oeyen/Western Reserve Historical Society/Getty Images 1916 Woodrow Wilson throws out the first ball of the baseball season in Washington, D.C. Show More Summary
Now she has the chance for her first calendar Grand Slam of all four majors in a year. The 45th-ranked Vandeweghe beat 29th-seeded American Sloane Stephens in the first round. Caroline Wozniacki tweeted. “Surely you would wanna focus on the game out there? No?” Williams said she was encouraged by the passion of the crowd,
SHREVEPORT, LA—Saying the sense of equality and self-worth wouldn’t last much longer, local 5-year-old Katie Williams told reporters Tuesday that she was enjoying the final few weeks before the achievement gap between her and children at better-funded schools really kicked in. Show More Summary
World Wildlife Fund (WWF) expects Russia to bring its knowledge of marine environment protection to the Arctic Council, Director of World Wildlife Fund US Arctic Program Margaret Williams told Sputnik.
The Arctic should remain a place of collaboration for Russia and the West amid the current tensions in their relations over the Ukrainian conflict, Director of World Wildlife Fund (WWF) US Arctic Program Margaret Williams told Sputn...
Things got chippy between San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers and Seattle Seahawks rookie defensive end Frank Clark during Saturday's preseason contest. A "minor scuffle," as Eric D. Williams of ESPN.com described it, is now being downplayed by the Chargers quarterback. Show More Summary
Mirjana Lucic-Baroni of Croatia, who upset Halep at Roland Garros, figures to be Williams’ second-round opponent. “Serena has many opportunities to do this one”. Serena Williams – with his rumored boyfriends – is appearing to be a “two-timer” when it comes to getting into a relationship with a guy as recent reports said that the
By Chris Williams: Floyd Mayweather Sr. thinks that Manny Pacquiao is not only beatable by his son Floyd “Money” Mayweather Jr. in a rematch if the two fighters choose to cross paths again, but also [...] More boxing news on BoxingNews24.com
Congratulations to Venus Williams! The tennis player received her bachelors degree from Indiana University, and we aren't just talking about an honorary diploma that gets given out to most celebrities. [ Related: Serena Williams Wins Her Sixth Wimbledon Title! ] Instead, she did it all on her own! The sports star enrolled in the college's online program in 2011, [...]
Well, Porsha Williams might not be pressing charges, but that doesn't mean Cynthia Bailey is going to get off scot-free! The two Real Housewives of Atlanta were shooting for the show on a boat outing when they got into a big fight. [ Related: Kim Richards Will NOT Face Jail Time! ] What started out as just a [...]
Denard Span underwent successful surgery on his left hip in New York on Tuesday morning. According to Nationals Manager Matt Williams, a labrum tear in Span’s hip was fixed and some bone was shaved down to clear space.Read full article >>
Joe Ross takes the mound in St. Louis, the first time he has faced the Cardinals. The right-hander is likely nearing the end of his season with an innings limit looming. But recently, Manager Matt Williams suggested that Ross could go deeper into the season, perhaps through the end because he isn’t coming off an injury. Show More Summary
William McC. Blair Jr., a low-key eminence of Washington high society who had been a law partner and confidant of Democratic presidential candidate Adlai E. Stevenson II in the 1950s, held ambassadorships in Europe and Asia, and helped raise money to complete construction of the Kennedy Center, died Aug. 29 at his home in Manhattan. He was 98.Read full article >>
An intimate of the Kennedy family, he was a top administrator at the Kennedy Center when it opened.
Facing the first day of kindergarten and the marked passing of time, Tom Williams realizes the importance of taking in each moment. The post Did We Blink? The Babies Are In Kindergarten! appeared first on The Good Men Project.
New Orleans Saints cornerback P.J. Williams suffered his first major injury of his career before he even appeared in his initial regular-season game thanks to a torn hamstring. Continue for updates. Williams Out for Season Tuesday, Sept. Show More Summary
Cynthia Bailey didn't even make it a full season, and she's already on the verge of following in Porsha Williams' footsteps -- as in, getting demoted. In the wake of the "Real Housewives of Atlanta" fight -- where Cynthia kicked Porsha --…
When the U.S. Open begins Monday, the No. 1-seeded Williams will embark on a bid to become the first tennis player since Steffi Graf in 1988 to win the sports four most prestigious tournaments in a single season. The Russian world number three has been struggling with a muscle strain in her right leg and
President Barack Obama restored the Athabascan name, Denali, to the highest peak in North America on Sunday. The name, which means "High One" or "Great One," replaces that of former President William McKinley, who never even saw theShow More Summary
When President Barack Obama officially renamed Mount McKinley on Monday, neither he nor the Republicans protesting his decision mentioned the foreign policy legacy of President William McKinley. Yet how one views a monument to McKinley depends on whether one celebrates his century-old expansion of U.S. Show More Summary