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  • Monster Mash: Navy SEAL museum sees increase in attendance; Kansas axes state funding of arts

     
    Attendance rises at Navy SEAL museum in Florida following bin Laden death...
  • Jim Murray, June 7, 1961

     
    June 7, 1961: Gene Tunney's chief claim to fame is he licked an over-aged Jack Dempsey twice. It won him respect but not affection. A peculiar thing about the public is it resents a man who topples a popular champion......
  • Does Mike Tyson belong in the Boxing Hall of Fame? Vote now!

     
    How great was Mike Tyson? Despite all the hype the hoopla and the hysteria, I don’t think he is among the Top 10 heavyweights of all-time. That said, he belongs in the International Boxing Hall of Fame. Iron Mike was iconic, and much like Ali,...
  • Don King turns 80: Boxing promoter downplays celebration; too busy working

     
    Here???s a hair-raising revelation: Don King turned 80 on Saturday. The UK???s Daily Mail commemorated it with an expansive feature on King???s career. The British tabloid reported that King, based in Deerfield Beach, is keeping the celebration low key...
  • Tonight's Tyson documentary reminds boxing of what it's missing

     
    One of the people director Reggie Rock Bythewood interviewed for his ESPN documentary that airs tonight at 5, "One Night in Vegas," was a cab driver who remembered how a Mike Tyson fight in Las Vegas meant a month's worth......
  • Modano Agrees To Join Red Wings

    Modano Agrees To Join Red Wings
    Mike Modano is joining the Detroit Red Wings. Modano confirmed his decision Tuesday in a text message to The Associated Press. It initially was reported by ScoreBoard Monthly. He told the Dallas sports magazine he wasn't ready to quit playing so he...
  • Modano Introduced As A Red Wing

    Modano Introduced As A Red Wing
    Mike Modano helped Detroit Red Wings owner Mike Ilitch's Little Caesars organization win its first national youth hockey championship in 1985 as a midget player. Now Modano will try to help Ilitch win another Stanley Cup. The 40-year-old center took...
  • Chris Brown's new concert tour will include an October date in Virginia Beach

    Chris Brown's new concert tour will include an October date in Virginia Beach
    Virginia's own Chris Brown will play Virginia Beach on Oct. 9 according to a press release issued today, Aug. 10. The R&B-pop singer who has rebounded from personal troubles to once again make smash hit tunes will launch his "F.A.M.E." tour Sept. 12 in...
  • Book review: 'At the Fights: American Writers on Boxing,' edited by George Kimball and John Schulian

    Book review: 'At the Fights: American Writers on Boxing,' edited by George Kimball and John Schulian
    At the Fights American Writers on Boxing Edited by George Kimball & John Schulian Library of America: 517 pp., $35 Part freak show, part sitcom, part mortal combat — ah, yes, behold the world of professional prizefighting, the face-break...
  • Red Wings Rally For One Point, Fall To Penguins In Shootout

    Red Wings Rally For One Point, Fall To Penguins In Shootout
    One point is better than none.  That's what the Red Wings will have to settle for after falling to the Pittsburgh Penguins 5-4 in a shootout Monday night at Joe Louis Arena. The Red Wings spotted the Penguins a 4-0 lead in the second period before...
  • Blackhawks Top Red Wings In Overtime

    Blackhawks Top Red Wings In Overtime
    It wasn't a must-win for the Blackhawks.  It just felt that way. The Chicago Blackhawks topped the Detroit Red Wings 3-2 in overtime at Joe Louis Arena, Monday night to remain in playoff position in the Western Conference. Marian Hossa scored the...
  • Flyers Beat Wings at Joe For First Time in Two Decades

    Flyers Beat Wings at Joe For First Time in Two Decades
    James van Riemsdyk, Daniel Carcillo and Scott Hartnell scored to help the Philadelphia Flyers win for the first time in Detroit in more than 22 years, 3-2 over the Red Wings on Sunday. Philadelphia was 0-14-2 at Joe Louis Arena since Nov. 4, 1988....