News archive from 2 July 2012, page 5

Spain routs Italy to win European Championship

Kiev, Ukraine - Spain swept to a majestic 4-0 victory over Italy in the European Championship final on Sunday, retaining its title and extending its reign as the best team in world football.After critics had called this Spain team boring at Euro 2012,...

 
Monotony of shelter life for wildfire evacuees

Monotony of shelter life for wildfire evacuees

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Saturday, June 30, and Sunday, July 1:Spending almost a week in an evacuation shelter as a single mother of three young children gets old.On Sunday, 26-year-old Simone Covey broke up the monotony by having her face...

Chron, 18:52 in World News
 
Trout tiebreaking homer lift Angels over Jays 10-6

Trout tiebreaking homer lift Angels over Jays 10-6

TORONTO -- Rookie Mike Trout hit a tiebreaking home run in the eighth inning, Mark Trumbo and Alberto Callaspo added two-run shots and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Toronto Blue Jays 10-6 on Sunday. Trout led off the eighth with a blast to center...

 
AP PHOTOS: Spain wins Euro 2012, partying ensues

AP PHOTOS: Spain wins Euro 2012, partying ensues

Spain won its third straight major soccer title Sunday, routing Italy 4-0 in the European Championship final and making it look all too easy. With every goal, the huge group of fans at Olympic Stadium in Kiev, Ukraine, cheered and screamed. In central...

 

49-year-old woman ends Cuba-Florida swim amid strong current

Key West , Fla.- A 49-year-old grandmother and veteran endurance swimmer scuttled her quest early Sunday to become the first woman to swim unaided from Cuba to the Florida Keys, unable to close the gap on the last 26 miles of a more than 100-mile...

 

DemiDec Dan is a legend in Academic Decathlon's rarefied world

ALBUQUERQUE - As he strode into the hotel ballroom, scores of high school students swarmed the man they know as DemiDec Dan, a legend in the world of Academic Decathlon. The students, competing for the national decathlon title, clamored for the chance...

 
Classic car cross-country rally rolls into Dearborn for final leg of race

Classic car cross-country rally rolls into Dearborn for final leg of race

This race isn't about who can drive the fastest. It's about precision and striving for perfection. The Great Race, a cross-country rally, rolled into Dearborn today as classic cars finished the final leg of the nine-day trek when they arrived at the...

 
Tiger Woods squeaks out a win at Congressional

Tiger Woods squeaks out a win at Congressional

BETHESDA, Md. (AP) — Tiger Woods won for the third time this year by outlasting Bo Van Pelt in a back-nine duel Sunday in the AT&T National.Woods closed with a 2-under 69 and won for the 74th time on the PGA Tour, moving past Jack Nicklaus and...

Chron, 19:09 in Sport
 

Sinise to return to Fort Rucker for Tuesday's Freedom Fest

Oscar nominee Gary Sinise and the Lt. Dan Band are expected back inFortRuckeron Tuesday for the post's annual Freedom Fest. According to Fort Rucker Public Affairs' Office, the event takes place from 3:30 to 10 p.m. Tuesday atFortRucker's festival...

 
Tiger Woods squeaks out win at AT&T National with 2-under 69 for 74th career PGA victory moving past Jack Niklaus 

Tiger Woods squeaks out win at AT&T National with 2-under 69 for 74th career PGA victory moving past Jack...

BETHESDA, Md. — It wasn’t a major, but the AT&T National at Congressional played like one all week. And with a victory on the course that hosted the 2011 U.S. Open, Tiger Woods not only made history, but also looked like his old self. In front of...

Daily News, 19:09 in Sport
 

Officials urge caution using fireworks in dry areas July 4

While no burn restrictions had been issued in Alabamaa s of Sunday in relation to drought conditions, officials urged caution in the use of fireworks on Wednesday to celebrate Independence Day because of exceptionally dry areas throughout the region....

 

Tiger Woods wins AT&T for 74th PGA Tour win

BETHESDA, Md. -- Tiger Woods closed with a 2-under 69 on Sunday to earn a 2-stroke win at the AT&T National. Woods finished at 8-under-par 276 at Congressional Country Club. The victory was the 74th on the PGA Tour for Woods, moving him into...

 
Mike Trout and Mark Trumbo homer again in Angels' victory

Mike Trout and Mark Trumbo homer again in Angels' victory

TORONTO -- Rookie Mike Trout hit a tiebreaking home run in the eighth inning, Mark Trumbo and Alberto Callaspo added two-run shots and the Angels beat the Toronto Blue Jays, 10-6, on Sunday. Trout led off the eighth with a blast to center against...

 
Wings sign Jonas Gustavsson as backup goalie; he's not concerned about heart issues

Wings sign Jonas Gustavsson as backup goalie; he's not concerned about heart issues

Detroit - The Red Wings have made their first move in free agency - signing a backup goalie.Former Toronto Maple Leafs goalie Jonas Gustavsson has signed a two-year deal worth $3 million with the Wings. Playing in 42 games with the Leafs last season,...

 

Guyana official resigns after dispute with party

GEORGETOWN, Guyana-A top executive of Guyana's ruling party has resigned after publicly calling for the government to oppose corruption with more than lip service. Ralph Ramkarran has quit the governing People's Progressive Party after a dispute with...

 

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