December 21st marks the 25th anniversary of bombing of Pan Am Flight 103, also known as the Lockerbie bombing. The flight from London to New York was destroyed by a bomb on Wednesday, 21 December 1988, killing all 243 passengers and 16 crew members.
Florida State played in the first BCS title game in 1999. It seems fitting the Seminoles would play in the last, before the new playoffs system takes effect next season. But before the Jan. 6 matchup there are 34 other bowls, starting with four on Saturday, that will feature plenty of other good teams, star players and interesting matchups.
Watchdogs are questioning an exclusive agreement between the City of Oakland and a non-profit group, tapped to lead a multi-million dollar project to redevelop the area around the Coliseum BART station.