Articles Tagged ‘highlight’

Associated Press

Japan Beats USA in World Cup 2011 : Japan’s First World Cup Win

The FIFA Women’s World Cup Germany 2011 came to an end with Japan beating USA in penalty kicks. Japan became World Cup champions in Frankfurt,…



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World’s Oceans In Big Trouble

In an alarming new report, the International Programme on the State of the Ocean (IPSO) warns against a looming mass extinction of marine life unlike…



Totoya Island Reef, part of which was declared sacred in honor of World Oceans Day.  Photo © Keith Ellenbogen

Fiji’s Totoya Island Coral Reefs Declared Sacred

The people of Fiji’s Totoya Island have declared part of their coral reefs sacred. The announcement came from the Wildlife Conservation Society, Pacific Blue Foundation,…



FILE - In this June 21, 1997, file photo, Los Angeles Sparks' Lisa Leslie, left, and the New York Liberty's Rebecca Lobo battle for rebound position during first-half WNBA basketball game action at the Great Western Forum in Inglewood, Calif. With the Liberty taking on the Sparks on Tuesday June 21, 2011, the matchup falls on the anniversary of the game the teams played to kick off the league's inaugural season. (AP Photo/Kevork Djansezian, File)

WNBA Reaches A Milestone With Its 15th Anniversary

Lisa Leslie remembers her surprise at the big arenas and luxurious locker rooms. Rebecca Lobo, Penny Toler and Teresa Weatherspoon recall the excitement of finally…



Julie Larsen

More Than 6,600 People Took Part In The WCS Run for the Wild

More than 6,600 penguin champs ran, jogged, and walked through the Wildlife Conservation Society’s Bronx Zoo, for the third annual WCS Run for the Wild,…



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Baskin-Robbins 31 Cent Scoop Night

Tonight, Baskin-Robbins is hosting the Fifth Annual 31 Cent Scoop Night! Baskin-Robbins will be partnering with the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation and paying tribute to…