Longtime 'SNL' announcer Don Pardo dies at 96

...after graduating from Boston's Emerson College in 1942, began his vocal career at radio station WJAR in Providence, Rhode Island.Two years later, he met a supervisor at NBC who hired the young Pardo immediately upon hearing his voice. He moved to...

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

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa.- CJ Davock hit a two-run, two-out single in the bottom of the sixth inning to give Cumberland, R.I., an 8-7 victory over Nashville, Tenn., on Saturday night.

Man drowns while fishing on Savannah River in North Augusta

A 33-year-old man drowned in the Savannah Ri ver on Saturday afternoon while fishing near North Augusta, authorities say.The body of Toyian R. Williams was recovered about...

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

...There's a lot of pressure on her, and she seems to be handling it very, very well for her age," Corbett said.TEXAS 6, RHODE ISLAND 4Matthew Adams stuck out seven in 4? innings to help Pearland, Texas, beat Cumberland, R.I.Landon Donley earned a...

Augusta Commission searches for consensus on candidates for city administrator

...longtime manager of Albany, Ga., and former county manager in Mecklenburg County, N.C.; Harvard-educated Oscar Rod ri guez, a former town manager of Taos, N.M., who has held many local government titles over a 30-year career; and Steve...

Roundtree, GRU professor to discuss Reinaldo Rivera serial killer case on TV

...he said. "Me and Bunton almost hit the floor because we didn't expect that at all."A month earlier, another victim of Ri vera ? Army Sgt. Marni Glista ? was found clinging to life inside her home and died days later. Through further interrogation...

Lexi Thompson grabs share of lead at Kraft Nabisco Championship

...already a three-time winner on the tour, shot a bogey-free 8-under 64 at Mission Hills for a share of the lead with Se Ri Pak."I worked extremely hard in the offseason on my short game and just trying to get my game a lot more consistent," Thompson...

Se Ri Pak led the charge of South Korean women golfers

KOHLER, Wis. - Se Ri Pak admits it has not been easy being a legend in South Korea.Pak's...way."It's everybody. They say, 'I'm playing golf because of Se Ri,' " Pak said of her fellow South Koreans. "I had a lot of pressure...

Se Ri Pak: AP Female Athlete of the Year

...memorable U.S. Women's Open in its 53-year history. Se Ri Pak got only better as the galleries got bigger, signs that maybe...What we could not have anticipated was the emergence of Se Ri Pak," LPGA commissioner Jim Ritts said. "It was one of those...

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Se Ri Pak: on course for greatness

KOHLER, Wis. -- When she turned pro at 18, Se Ri Pak wanted to become the best woman golfer on the planet. She's...red and yellow banner newspaper headlines Tuesday proclaimed Se Ri Pak "Our Hope, Our Encouragement." From President Kim Dae-jung...

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