Today in History By The Associated Press Dallas police and fire pension in crisis, retirees concerned By CLAUDIA LAUER Pam Grier, Jessye Norman win Harvard's W.E.B. DuBois medals The Associated Press A Syrian refugee balances life in Germany with chaos at home By HAMZA HENDAWI Goodbye to homework for some elementary schools and classes By LISA RATHKE Cuban ballplayers mourn the loss of Fernandez By JAY COHEN Fernandez dazzled from the moment he joined the majors By NOAH TRISTER Siemian shows that Broncos have all they need in 29-17 win By JOE KAY McIlroy finally gets it done in FedEx Cup By DOUG FERGUSON Japan's leader vows to accelerate economic measures, TPP The Associated Press