Ten years ago
Two female suicide bombers killed 15 victims at a Moscow rock festival. A bomb blast in Ramadi killed seven Iraqi police recruits as they graduated from a U.S.-taught training course. Serena Williams beat sister Venus 4-6, 6-4, 6-2 for her second straight Wimbledon title. Police in Namibia reported the recent death of N!xau, the diminutive bushman catapulted to international stardom in the film “The Gods Must Be Crazy”; he was thought to be about 59 years old. (Broadcasters note: The exclamation point in “N!xau” denotes a click consonant.)
Five years ago
Venus Williams won her fifth Wimbledon singles title, beating younger sister Serena 7-5, 6-4 in the final.