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2012 Summer Olympics

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  • Bob Ford: History still not on side of women's pro soccer in US

    When Christie Rampone took the field for the United States in the 86th minute of the Women's World Cup final on Sunday evening, slipping on the captain's armband one last time, the reverberations in Vancouver's BC Place stadium were also the echoes of the cheers that followed the first rock stars of women's soccer in this country, the 1999 national team.
  • Today in History

    Today is Monday, July 6, the 187th day of 2015. There are 178 days left in the year. Today's Highlights in History: On July 6, 1945, President Harry S. Truman signed an executive order establishing the Medal of Freedom. Nicaragua became the first...

    Will history repeat itself? The US women hope not

    Abby Wambach remembers the date by heart: July 17, 2011. That was the day the United States lost to Japan in the Women's World Cup title match in Germany. The Americans get a rematch on Sunday when the teams meet again in the final, this time in Canada....

    Yonkers stays on the mic

    Yonkers stays on the mic
    Two documents that mean a lot to Keith Yonkers are framed on the wall of his office building on the Lido Peninsula. One is his bachelor's degree from USC, where he graduated in 1980. The other, above that, is much more recent. It's the letter...

    Outraged over peas in guac? Wait until you try Brocamole!

    Thank goodness for Twitter-powered outrage. How else would we know just how horribly offensive the combination of peas and avocados is? The apparently misguided pairing was exposed for all its perversity Wednesday, when The New York Times urged the world...