Virginia Tech football players sidelined last week by a flulike illness, forcing the Hokies to cancel the team's final set of two-a-day practices.
Time George W. Bush needed to finish a three-mile course, as clocked by Runner's World; that puts Bush, 56, in the top 3% of Americans of any age.
Time diver Jerry Hall, 37, spent submerged during an open-water scuba dive at South Holston Lake in Bristol, Tenn., breaking the world record by more than 11 hours.
Games won this season by Diamondbacks ace Curt Schilling.
Batters Schilling has walked.
Career rushing yards by Randall Cunningham, tops alltime for a quarterback; Cunningham, 39, will retire this week after 16 NFL seasons.
FIFA World Ranking of the U.S. men's soccer team, which had never before cracked the top 10.
Amount earned by the estate of Dale Earnhardt last year, fourth on Forbes's list of moneymaking dead celebrities, behind Elvis Presley, Charles Schulz and John Lennon.