Chicago ends Davis', Philadelphia's run in Little League World Series

...grace the cover of Sports Illustrated.JAPAN 12, MEXICO 1Suguru Kanamori homered twice...Ren Takeuchi also had a big day, helping Japan beat Mexico to advance to the international...Hayato Ueshima had a leadoff drive for Japan's first homer of the tournament, and...

Mo'ne Davis' Philadelphia team loses to Las Vegas

...first game, Jae Yeong Hwang's go-ahead solo homer in the sixth led South Korea past Japan.South Korea advanced to the Inter national Championship game. Japan will face Mexico today to determine South Korea's opponent.

Wayne Roberson

...1969. Wayne was a veteran of the United States Army where he served for seven years both domestically and abroad in Italy and Japan. After Wayne's seven years of service to his country, he built and established a career in the trucking industry. Presently...

Chicago stays alive, eliminates Pearland from Little League World Series

...homer leading off the bottom of the first inning.Ruy Martinez had three hits and three RBI for Mexico and Daniel Quiroz also had three hits with two RBI.Mexico advanced to a matchup against the loser of today's South Korea-Japan game.

Musical artists to perform at Jessye Norman benefit

...Sneed's talents as a pianist have found him working across gospel, jazz, classical, pop and R&B, and performing in Europe, Japan, the Caribbean, South America, Zimbabwe and across the United States.He has worked with Nor-man herself, along with...

Sandy Oaks Ninth Annual Pro Rodeo draws champs, fans from afar

...I want to bring my family and we're coming from Germany!' "She added, "I had an e-mail yesterday from someone in Japan. He was coming to visit someone in North Carolina and was coming to the rodeo. Some people came from Europe last year...

Las Vegas uses long ball to rout Chicago at Little League World Series

...pitched a perfect bottom half of the inning. JAPAN 9, MEXICO 5Shozo Kamata had a pinch-hit...single in the fifth inning to help Tokyo, Japan, beat Guadalupe, Mexico.With the game...second baseman and made the score 7-5.Japan added two more in the inning and Mexico...

Rhode Island rallies past Tennessee, stays alive in Little League World Series

...Australia defeat the Czech Republic.Schipp tossed a three-hitter through 5? innings. The Australians helped Schipp by scoring one run in the second and fourth innings.Australia will play the loser of Mexico and Japan on Monday.

Paul Clark

...granddaughter Sophie Rosado of Kannapolis, North Carolina. He served in the United States Army of Occupation, Yokohama, Japan during World War II, and then graduated from Alfred University. He worked in the advertising industry (account executive...

Female pitcher throws two-hit shutout in Little League World Series

...four innings.Canada added two runs in the fifth.Mexico will face Japan on Sunday.JAPAN 1, VENEZUELA 0Takuma Takahashi pitched a one-hitter and struck out 14 in Japan's victory over Venezuela.Takahashi threw 73 pitched in six innings...