MISSIONMALAWINEWS.COM: World and US News 2019-07-14, 17:39

Olympic silver medalist Stevenson demands tougher pro fights

Shakur Stevenson stamped his homecoming fight with a third-round knockout of Alberto Guevara, keeping the New Jersey native and 2016 Olympic silver medalist undefeated and in line for a title fight &...

Olympic silver medalist Stevenson demands tougher pro fights

Source: usatoday.com

Olympic silver medalist Stevenson wins in Jersey hometown Shakur Stevenson stamped his homecoming fight with a third-round knockout of Alberto Guevara, keeping the New Jersey native and 2016 Olympic silver m...
2019-07-14, 07:26

Former Olympic silver medalist jailed for drug dealing Two-time Olympic cycling silver medalist Jack Bobridge has been jailed for more than four years after being found guilty of dealing drugs following h...
2019-07-05, 06:52

Olympic marathon silver medalist Kirwa suspended for doping Bahrain's Olympic women's marathon silver medalist Eunice Kirwa has been provisionally suspended after failing a doping test, the Athletics Integrity...
2019-05-22, 16:00

Olympic marathon silver medalist Kirwa positive for doping MONACO (AP) — Olympic women’s marathon silver medalist Eunice Kirwa has been provisionally suspended after testing positive for doping. Track a...
2019-05-21, 22:26

George Morris, US Olympic equestrian medalist and coach, given lifetime ban Former US Olympic coach receives lifetime ban from SafeSportMorris, 81, won Olympic silver in team show jumping in 1960George Morris, a 1960 Olympic ...
2019-08-06, 22:00

Russian Olympic gold medalist rower banned for doping MOSCOW (AP) — Russian rower and Olympic gold medalist Sergei Fedorovtsev has been banned for four years for doping. Fedorovtsev won Olympic gold in q...
2019-06-28, 00:39

Two-time Olympic gold medalist Robeisy Ramirez stunned in pro debut Denver’s Adan Gonzales scores upset of prized Cuban prospectRamirez, 25, won Olympic gold medals at 2012 and 2016 Games Joshua and Ruiz Jr still have...
2019-08-11, 14:26

Olympic gold medalist Amy Van Dyken returns to competition for first time since being paralyzed Amy Van Dyken-Rouen will compete in the WheelWOD Games next week, her first athletic competition since suffering a spinal cord injury five years ago....
2019-06-30, 21:00

US Olympic medalist faces discipline for taking knee after winning Pan-Am gold Race Imboden knelt during anthem after winning Pan-Am goldProtest could impact Imboden’s chances of going to OlympicsImboden, 26, won Olympic bronze ...
2019-08-11, 03:13

Olympic gold medalist and former swimming world record holder Dana Vollmer retires Vollmer won seven Olympic medals, including four golds, and set a world record in the 100-meter butterfly at the 2012 London Olympics.   &...
2019-08-03, 02:26

Olympic medalist Ashley Wagner accuses late skating champion John Coughlin of sexual assault U.S. figure skater Ashley Wagner claims the late John Coughlin — a fellow figure skater who killed himself earlier this year — sexually assaulted her...
2019-08-01, 18:39

Olympic gold medalist bobsledder looking to leave Team Canada for Team USA after filing harassment claim Two-time Olympic gold medalist Kaillie Humphries asked to be released from Team Canada in order to compete for Team USA after accusing Bobsleigh Cana...
2019-09-13, 18:52

Olympic silver medallist Parrot says he has beaten cancer "Olympic snowboarding slopestyle silver medallist Max Parrot of Canada has said he has beaten cancer and intends to return to competition at an X Gam...
2019-07-31, 18:39

Olympic marathon silver medallist Kirwa suspended for doping "Bahrain\u0027s Olympic women\u0027s marathon silver medallist Eunice Kirwa has been provisionally suspended after failing a doping test, the Athleti...
2019-05-22, 21:52

Pan Am Games: After battling cancer Adrian fights for Olympic spot Having gained the upper hand in his battle with cancer, Nathan Adrian was at the Pan Am Games on Tuesday focused on a more familiar fight securing a ...
2019-08-07, 09:39

South Korea demands Olympic officials ban Japan's 'Rising Sun' flag at 2020 games South Korea on Wednesday formally asked the International Olympic Committee to ban Japan's "Rising Sun" flag from next year's Tokyo Olympics, compari...
2019-09-12, 00:52

Stevenson KO's Guevara in thrilling homecoming Rising featherweight star Shakur Stevenson retained his regional belt after a dominant showing against Alberto Guevara in his hometown of Newark, New...
2019-07-14, 10:26

Why Shakur Stevenson needs to put on a show in Newark As talented as any young fighter Shakur Stevenson is getting close to a title shot, but despite the main event status, Mark Kriegel notes that Steven...
2019-07-13, 01:39

Stevenson KOs Guevara in thrilling homecoming Rising featherweight star Shakur Stevenson retained his regional belt after a dominant showing against Alberto Guevara in his hometown of Newark, New...
2019-07-14, 08:13

Five Great Tools For Polishing Silver, Even If You Hate Polishing Silver I’m one of those weird people (full stop) who loves polishing silver. I dunno! To me, it’s just a very easy and satisfying job that ends with a brigh...
2019-06-20, 02:52

Shakur Stevenson targets Josh Warrington Elite American prospect Shakur Stevenson wants to challenge IBF featherweight champion Josh Warrington, and he's willing to come to the UK to do it T...
2019-07-15, 23:00

Ex-con Eric Stevenson running for his old Bronx Assembly seat Another crooked city pol is attempting a comeback. Former Bronx state Assemblyman Eric Stevenson — who was found guilty of pocketing more than ...
2019-09-23, 09:26

Noelle Stevenson on She-Ra's Shocking Twist, Shorter Seasons, and What's Next in Etheria She-Ra and the Princesses of Power returned packing a short but powerful punch. The six-episode season felt like a long movie, telling an epic story ...
2019-08-07, 05:39

Bryan Stevenson: the lawyer devoting his life to fighting injustice Michael B Jordan is to play him in a new film – but first a documentary tells the incredible true story of a man taking on America’s criminal justice...
2019-06-27, 21:13

The secret to being a good stepmother? Here’s my handy guide … | Tiff Stevenson It’s a notoriously tricky relationship, but love, boundaries – and the occasional financial incentive – can work wondersIn New York, beleaguered step...
2019-08-06, 12:52

'The Spanish Princess': Ray Stevenson, Sai Bennett join Starz series Starz announced Thursday that Ray Stevenson, Sai Bennett, Andrew Buchan and Peter Egan will join the eight-episode conclusion to "The Spanish Princes...
2019-09-26, 20:39

Pan Am bowling gold medalist caught doping Puerto Rican bowler Jean Perez Faure's gold in men's doubles bowling was annulled Sunday after he tested positive for chlorthalidone, giving the Unit...
2019-08-11, 21:00

Podium no place for protests, says U.S. gold medalist The Pan Am Games medal podium is no place for politics, United States softball gold medalist Monica Abbott said on Sunday after two of her team mates...
2019-08-12, 13:00

Climbing: Mori, 15, becomes youngest Japanese medalist in World Championships Teenager Ai Mori made history after becoming the youngest Japanese medalist at the International Federation of Sport Climbing (IFSC) World Championsh...
2019-08-16, 18:13

Boxing News at Five: Warrington has “nothing to gain” from fighting Stevenson, Whyte closes in on WBC title fight Josh Warrington isn't entertaining Shakur Stevenson's attempts to draw him into an IBF title fight, and Dillian Whyte gets WBC assurance The post Box...
2019-07-17, 21:13

Hyundai Replaces Silver, White And Gray Paint With Silver, White And Gray Paint On The 2020 Tuscon Hyundai Motor America would like everyone to know, via a press release this week, that like an artist changing out their paints for a new, ambitious ...
2019-08-10, 14:00

Game 6 Just Got A Lot Tougher For The Sharks The Sharks will not have Erik Karlsson or Tomas Hertl for Game 6 tonight, and Joe Pavelski is a game-time decision. By the low, low standards set by ...
2019-05-22, 00:26

Xi Gets Tougher on Trump After New Tariff Threat BEIJING (AP) — Facing another U.S. tariff hike, Chinese President Xi Jinping is getting tougher with Washington instead of backing down. Beijin...
2019-08-13, 07:52

Europe's Tougher Approach to Big Tech U.S. tech giants beware: Margrethe Vestager is back and she is planning to change the rules. The European Union’s steely competition commissioner was...
2019-09-10, 17:13

Broken bee? Spelling experts say tougher words are out there The Scripps National Spelling Bee suffered a body blow when eight kids ended up co-champions because they were simply too accomplished to stumble ove...
2019-06-01, 00:26

Facebook faces tougher controls after EU ruling European court of justice says Facebook can be ordered to remove defamatory materialFacebook will face tougher controls over online content after the...
2019-10-03, 14:52

“If the future’s tough for cars, it’s tougher for car shows” Opinion 18 Sep, 2019 With the popularity of motor shows waning, editor-in-chief Steve Fowler thinks it would be a great shame if they d...
2019-09-19, 05:26

| Tougher for teen to win men's Slam than women - Federer Roger Federer believes there's no reason why 15-year-old Coco Gauff can't win a Grand Slam, but doesn't expect to see a similar breakout performance ...
2019-07-07, 13:00

This Pretty Pink Pineapple Drink Is Tougher Than It Looks People who shun fruity drinks or drinks that come in coupe glasses on “principle” are most likely very boring people. There’s nothing wrong with pref...
2019-09-07, 01:39

Tapping Homes for Cash to Get Tougher Under New FHA Limits The Trump administration is moving to restrict mortgage refinancings in which borrowers withdraw cash, the latest effort to curb the federal governme...
2019-08-01, 13:39

‘Like I’m Some Kind of Criminal’: Tougher Fines in Tennis Two players have lost all their prize money from Grand Slam tournaments to cover fines for failing to “perform to a professional standard” in first-r...
2019-08-04, 13:39

Cyprus: EU to take tougher stance on Turkey over drilling NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Cyprus’ president says he believes the European Union will take a tougher line against Turkey over its bid to drill for ...
2019-06-18, 16:13

Germany's Seehofer wants tougher checks on Swiss border German Interior Minister Horst Seehofer wants enhanced controls for travelers arriving from Switzerland following the killing of a boy at Frankfurt's...
2019-08-02, 23:39

Lyft built a scooter for sharing that's tougher and more comfortable Lyft is the next big scooter sharing service to unveil a two-wheeler that's better at enduring real-world abuse. Its new model touts a "more du...
2019-06-14, 23:13

Recent college graduates may find it tougher to get a job in these cities Despite the overall strength of the U.S. job market, entry-level jobs for college graduates cannot be found everywhere.     ...
2019-09-05, 15:13

FIFA gets tougher on racism in disciplinary code update FIFA is doubling its minimum ban for racist incidents to 10 games, and will start inviting players to make victim statements at disciplinary hearings...
2019-07-11, 17:00

| Everest 'traffic jam' survivor calls for tougher rules Ameesha Chauhan, who is in hospital recovering from frostbite, said climbers without basic skills should be barred from climbing the world's highest ...
2019-05-27, 13:52

New Ukraine president calls for tougher sanctions on Russia BRUSSELS (AP) — Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy is urging the European Union to step up sanctions against Russia amid continued tensions in t...
2019-06-05, 16:26

Faurecia holds course in 'tougher-than-expected' auto market The supplier maintained first-half profitability and reaffirmed its full-year guidance despite a decline in global auto production and the loss of se...
2019-07-23, 22:26

Red Bull-Honda F1 win "surprise" after tougher start than expected Red Bull and Honda were "surprised" to score their first Formula 1 win together in Austria because Mercedes being "almost perfect" meant the season s...
2019-07-04, 17:00

Sarfaraz Admits It Has Become Tougher For Pakistan After Loss To India Pakistan were not able to make use of the overcast conditions and allowed the Indian openers to score freely, leaving India to pile up a big 336/5 wh...
2019-06-17, 10:13

Is Trump’s America Tougher on Asylum than Other Western Countries? President Trump’s plan to bar migrants from seeking asylum in the United States is similar to a scheme employed by Australia since 2012. Europe tried...
2019-09-14, 21:52

Nadal's draw gets tougher with resurgent Tsonga in third round After Rafa Nadal won a thrilling four-set encounter with Nick Kyrgios, the Spaniard repeated his lament that he had got a tough draw at the All Engla...
2019-07-06, 07:00

MPs call for tougher penalties on drivers using mobile phones Committee says ban on hands-free use should be considered amid rise in road deathsTougher restrictions on drivers using mobile phones, including exte...
2019-08-13, 06:13

Frank Lampard wants Chelsea to be tougher after being held by Leicester • Lampard is still waiting for his first competitive win in charge• Rodgers feels Leicester deserved victory at Stamford BridgeFrank Lampard said tha...
2019-08-19, 04:26

Swedish prosecutor will not push for tougher A$AP Rocky sentence A Swedish prosecutor said on Tuesday he would not push for a tougher punishment for U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky who got a suspended sentence for his role ...
2019-08-27, 10:52

No-deal Brexit could make travel with pets tougher The EU's pet passport program allows people to easily take their pets between the UK and the rest of Europe. That could change if there's a...
2019-08-27, 23:13

With Tougher U.S. Sanctions on Venezuela, Bolton Says ‘Time for Dialogue Is Over’ At a conference meant to find a solution to the standoff in Venezuela, John R. Bolton, the Trump administration’s national security adviser, pushed a...
2019-08-07, 01:39

Facebook to be subject to tougher controls after EU court ruling ECJ says member states can order platform to remove defamatory material globallyFacebook will be subject to tougher controls over online content afte...
2019-10-03, 16:26

With Tougher U.S. Sanctions on Venezuela, Bolton Says ‘Now is the Time for Action’ At a conference meant to find a solution to the standoff in Venezuela, John R. Bolton, the Trump administration’s national security adviser, pushed a...
2019-08-07, 15:13

Trump Says Trade Deal With China To Be "Much Tougher" In His Second Term US President Donald Trump on Tuesday warned Beijing not to drag its feet in trade negotiations in hopes of a better deal if he is voted out of office...
2019-09-04, 03:13

U.S. and Poland urge tougher checks on foreign influence over 5G networks The United States and Poland believe suppliers of 5G network equipment should be rigorously evaluated for foreign government control, a joint declara...
2019-09-02, 18:52

Golf: Tougher conditions at U.S. Open as early wave heads out The U.S. Open birdie-fest looked ready to come to an end as cool, overcast conditions greeted the morning wave at Pebble Beach Golf Links on Friday, ...
2019-06-14, 23:13

Law schools will face tougher sanctions if too many graduates fail bar exam Law schools could get their American Bar Association accreditation revoked if 75% of graduates who take the bar exam don't pass within two year...
2019-05-21, 21:13

U.S. adviser Bolton to urge tougher UK stance on Iran and China John Bolton, U.S. President Donald Trump’s national security adviser, arrived in London on Sunday for talks at which he is expected to urge Britain t...
2019-08-11, 21:00

Mount Everest 'Traffic Jam' Survivor Calls For Tougher Rules Ameesha Chauhan, a survivor of the Everest "traffic jam" who is in hospital recovering from frostbite, said climbers without basic skills should be b...
2019-05-28, 03:52

Legal fight tougher for congressman as wife pleads guilty SAN DIEGO (AP) — Indicted six-term GOP Congressman Duncan Hunter has held steadfast to his contention that a corruption case against him is the resul...
2019-06-14, 08:00

Venezuelan migrants face tougher border policy in Peru Peru is the latest South American country to tighten its border policy for Venezuelans as a migration crisis continues. Migrants desperately tried to...
2019-06-15, 16:52

India’s Economy Needs Tougher Reform. How Will Modi Use His Election Mandate? Prime Minister Narendra Modi delivered a historic second five-year term — with a single-party majority — for the Bharatiya Janata Party t...
2019-05-26, 02:13

UPDATE 1-U.S. adviser Bolton to urge tougher UK stance on Iran and China John Bolton, U.S. President Donald Trump’s national security adviser, arrived in London on Sunday for talks at which he is expected to urge Britain t...
2019-08-11, 22:13

South Korea asks Japan not to impose tougher trade conditions South Korea said on Wednesday a Japanese plan to remove South Korea from a Japanese list of countries that face minimum trade restrictions would impo...
2019-07-24, 03:52

RPT-WRAPUP 1-Canadian banks brace for tougher times as 'Goldilocks' era winds down Canadian banks face challenging times as souring macroeconomic conditions and trade uncertainties increase lending risk and weigh on profit margins, ...
2019-08-30, 13:39

Apple’s new iPhone 11 Pro videos tout its impressive camera and much tougher glass At the end of a pretty eventful week for Apple, which saw the company host its annual fall event at which new iPhones were showcased — in addit...
2019-09-14, 02:26

Puerto Rico faces tougher scrutiny over federal Medicaid funding U.S. lawmakers on Wednesday called for heightened scrutiny of Puerto Rico's Medicaid program as the bankrupt territory seeks increased federal health...
2019-07-18, 01:26

U.S. soccer cruises past Chile, points toward tougher World Cup tests It didn't equal their record-setting opening rout, but the Americans performed with ferocity and expertise while showing off their depth in clinching...
2019-06-17, 00:26

Judge blocks anti-vaxxers’ bid to stop tougher immunization rules ALBANY — A state Supreme Court judge upheld a new law that repeals all non-medical exemptions for school vaccination requirements—just in time for th...
2019-08-27, 17:13

White House Prepares to Revoke California’s Right to Set Tougher Pollution Rules The move is a direct challenge to California but also the latest sign the president’s broader effort to roll back fuel economy standards has fallen i...
2019-09-06, 03:13

China's climate 'ambition' pledge could lead to tougher CO2 targets: experts A new pledge by China to show "the highest possible ambition" in the fight against climate change could see the world's biggest greenhouse gas emitte...
2019-07-02, 10:52

WRAPUP 1-Canadian banks brace for tougher times as 'Goldilocks' era winds down Canadian banks face challenging times as souring macroeconomic conditions and trade uncertainties increase lending risk and weigh on profit margins, ...
2019-08-30, 00:26

On Second Kashmir Visit, Ajit Doval Orders Tougher Anti-Terror Ops National Security Advisor Ajit Doval, who returned from a two-day visit to Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday, has directed police and paramilitary forces...
2019-09-26, 23:00

Fifa to hand out tougher punishments for racist incidents and financial disputes Fifa has significantly updated its disciplinary code for the first time in 15 years, with major changes made to how it deals with discrimination and ...
2019-07-11, 21:52

NRA spent $1.6 million lobbying against tougher background checks in run-up to latest mass shootings Calls for tougher background checks and gun control in general have increased yet again in the wake of three mass shootings in California, Texas and ...
2019-08-06, 00:52

President Donald Trump 'revokes' waiver for California to set tougher emissions standards President Donald Trump on Wednesday said his administration will revoke a federal waiver, granted a decade ago, that allows California to mandate som...
2019-09-18, 21:26

South Korea complains to Russia about airspace violation, warns of tougher response South Korea's top security adviser lodged a strong objection with Russian after its military aircraft violated South Korean airspace on Tuesday, Sout...
2019-07-23, 09:39

A Top Defector Says the U.S. Must Levy Tougher Sanctions on North Korea to Prevent a New Nuclear State The U.S. needs to wake up to the reality that its policy on North Korea is not working and quickly impose harsher sanctions if the world is going to ...
2019-09-20, 17:26

North Korea says U.S. secretary of state’s ‘irritating’ talk makes discussions tougher North Korea's vice foreign minister: "The U.S. had better not put our patience to the test any longer with such remarks irritating us if it doesn't w...
2019-08-31, 14:52

Jeffrey Epstein's long-shot bid to get bail for child sex traffic case just got even tougher Jeffrey Epstein wanted to be released on bail with a promise to personally pay for security to monitor the former friend of Presidents Donald Trump a...
2019-08-02, 08:26

Traveling with pets in Europe: No-deal Brexit would make crossing borders much tougher Every year, 250,000 British cats and dogs go to Europe with their humans, but a no-deal Brexit would cut U.K. out of EU pet passport program.  ...
2019-08-28, 21:13

UN cybercrime chief: Cryptocurrency makes investigating online child abuse tougher The head of the United Nation’s cybercrime and anti-money-laundering branch has warned that investigating online child sexual abuse has become consid...
2019-08-29, 20:52

China Expels a Wall Street Journal Reporter in Sign of Tougher Line Beijing declined to renew the credentials of a reporter who wrote about an investigation in Australia involving a cousin of China’s leader, Xi Jinpin...
2019-08-30, 15:39

Mobile, Ala., mayor promises tougher security at high school sports events after shooting Tougher security measures will soon be in place at public-school sports events in Mobile, Ala., following a shooting Friday that left nine people inj...
2019-09-01, 14:13

This is how the silver Galaxy S10+ looks... you still can't have it, though! There are two things Samsung likes to do — release a new color for its Galaxy S line some months after the phone's official launch, and lock some col...
2019-06-19, 11:39

New York City police union urges tougher punishments for harassers after viral videos surface The New York City Police Benevolent Association demanded that the district attorney invoke felony charges against those accused of throwing water or ...
2019-07-24, 07:00

For Trump, appeals to white fears about race may be a tougher sell in 2020: Reuters/Ipsos poll U.S. President Donald Trump's anti-immigrant rhetoric and focus on the grievances of white voters helped him win the 2016 election. But a Reuters ana...
2019-08-19, 13:39

What We Said Before Silver's Rise … and then Before Its Fall After a months-long decline in silver, we put subscribers on the right side of the trend. Then as silver was hours away from ending a 30-plus-percent...
2019-10-02, 05:13

Deadly N.H. motorcycle crash leads Mass. governor to push tougher driver's license regulations Drivers who have been suspended at any point over the past three years wouldn't be eligible to receive a commercial driver's license in Mas...
2019-07-20, 20:00

Yao Li, ‘Silver Voice’ of Shanghai, Dies at 96 Ms. Yao was a celebrated singer in Shanghai and Hong Kong starting in the 1930s. One of her songs appeared on the soundtrack of the film “Crazy Rich ...
2019-07-31, 18:00

Samsung has created a silver Galaxy S10+ but you can't have it The Galaxy S10+ is already available in a wide range of colors including Prism Green, Flamingo Pink, and the new Cardinal Red. But if none of these f...
2019-06-07, 01:00

Investors Bet on Further Rallies by Gold, Silver Options bets are signaling the precious-metals resurgence has much further to go, with traders making wagers that gold may rally an additional 40% an...
2019-09-09, 20:00

Gold falls, Silver rises The June gold contract on the New York Mercantile Exchange closed today at $1,338.70 an ounce — down $1.40. The current silver contract on the ...
2019-06-17, 22:00

Investors Bet on Big Gains by Gold, Silver Options bets are signaling the precious-metals resurgence has much further to go, with traders making wagers that gold may rally an additional 40% an...
2019-09-09, 23:39

Vieria defies 'hell' to win silver at 43 Japan's Yusuke Suzuki won the world championship 50 kilometres race walk on Sunday while 43-year-old Joao Vieira defied conditions he described as "h...
2019-09-29, 11:52

Silver Finally Gets Investor Love Investors are taking a shine to silver, as a soaring rally in gold puts the spotlight on the less expensive precious metal. Silver is on track for it...
2019-07-25, 01:13

Silver confident in Lakers: 'They'll figure it out' Adam Silver believes the Lakers' championship pedigree and stable ownership are reasons they'll get back on track. "I know Jeanie [Buss] knows how to...
2019-05-29, 18:26

Silver Alert issued for 78-year-old man MESA, Ariz. – The Apache Junction Police Department has issued a Silver Alert for 78-year-old Marcus Schluter. According to AJPD, Schluter was ...
2019-06-13, 06:39

The Easiest Way to Polish Your Silver Has Never Been Cheaper If you happen to own any silver jewelry, flatware, or anything else that could use a little polishing, Goddard’s silver polishing cloths are the easi...
2019-08-07, 19:39

Popovich: Prefer Silver's leadership to Trump's Spurs coach Gregg Popovich on Sunday responded to criticism from President Donald Trump, praising NBA commissioner Adam Silver's handling of the ongo...
2019-10-14, 05:26

A Silver Medal…for Stock Picking This Time Former Olympic medalist Joe Hudepohl of Eaton Vance shines in our latest manager contest; Akre Focus Fund rides a 20% gain over 12 months to win firs...
2019-10-07, 04:39

NBA's Silver says won't regulate what players, employees say on issues National Basketball Association Commissioner Adam Silver said on Tuesday it is not up to the NBA to regulate what players, employees and team owners ...
2019-10-08, 12:13

Silver: NBA needs 'enforceable' free-agency rules Adam Silver acknowledged the NBA has "work to do" with enforcement of rules after several star players changed teams through deals that were apparent...
2019-07-10, 11:39

Russian Akimenko takes surprise silver A few weeks before the world championships, silver medalist high jumper Mikhail Akimenko didn't think he would compete, let alone step onto the podiu...
2019-10-05, 04:26

Silver: This Indicator Reaches "Record Extreme" The price of silver has been surging, and many investors are jumping on board, including Wall Street professionals. Should you follow? Take a look at...
2019-09-06, 22:26

Augusta Raurica And An Immense Silver Hoard The Romans conquered vast regions, ranging from the west of Europe, across to what is now Armenia. They ruled the thousands of miles of north Africa,...
2019-09-25, 07:52

Silver Alert issued for missing man from Colorado MESA, Ariz. – A Silver Alert has been issued for 92-year-old Ventura Liufau, a man visiting Mesa from Colorado. Liufau is in Mesa visiting fami...
2019-07-06, 07:01

Silver alert issued for Maricopa County man GILBERT, Ariz. – Gilbert Police are looking for George W. Watanabe after he went missing Thursday evening. George W. Watanabe/ Arizona Departme...
2019-10-11, 21:00

Silver after Drake confab: 'We're in a good place' Raptors superfan Drake met with NBA commissioner Adam Silver prior to the start of the NBA Finals to discuss Drake's conduct on the sidelines. During...
2019-05-31, 05:39

10 actors who portrayed boxers on the silver screen It’s not easy being a boxer, and it’s almost as difficult playing one on screen. But these 10 actors brought boxers to life in Hollywood movies The p...
2019-07-16, 18:52

10 boxers who swapped the ring for the silver screen Mike Tyson, Jack Dempsey and Roy Jones Jnr are just a few of the boxers who have flexed their acting chops The post 10 boxers who swapped the ring fo...
2019-07-09, 21:00

NBA: League looks to Africa as next growth area - Silver NBA commissioner Adam Silver delivered a state of the league address on Thursday that sounded more like a foreign policy briefing that underscored th...
2019-05-31, 06:26

The Urgent Search for a Cyber Silver Bullet Against Iran As the United States weighs possible cyberattacks against Iran, it is looking for options that would deter Tehran from further strikes but avoid crea...
2019-09-23, 16:13

The silver lining to RJ Barrett’s latest Knicks performance LAS VEGAS — Knicks fans can breathe a little bit easier today. The Knicks’ new lottery pick, RJ Barrett, came on late to secure a double-double...
2019-07-10, 18:00

Gold rises 1% on global turmoil — but silver surges more Saudi Arabia on Saturday shut down half its oil production after a series of drone strikes hit the world's largest oil processing facility in an...
2019-09-16, 22:13

Silver lining to U.S. market sell-off: Fundamentals still seem to matter U.S. companies posting strong earnings are still winning laurels from investors, even amid the broad stock sell-off over the last week, suggesting th...
2019-08-08, 06:26

Yankees can’t crack Rays in loss that has one big silver lining ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The math indicates the Yankees walked away from a weekend at Tropicana Field with a push of a four-game series against t...
2019-07-08, 00:26

Corrupt ex-pol Sheldon Silver still freely roams NYC after conviction There’s still no cell for Shel. Some 474 days after former state Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver was convicted — for the second time — of peddling hi...
2019-08-28, 16:00

Adam Silver: ‘Line needs to be drawn’ on Drake, superfans TORONTO — NBA commissioner Adam Silver addressed his concern with Drake’s eccentric sideline theatrics and the league’s recent discussion with the Ra...
2019-05-31, 06:13

Trader bets silver's sterling rally has even more room to run Silver hits its 2017 high. Is it time to turn to safety? With CNBC's Rahel Solomon and the "Futures Now" traders, Anthony Grisanti of Tickertock...
2019-08-28, 07:39

Adam Silver reveals advice he’s given to Zion Williamson TORONTO (AP) — NBA Commissioner Adam Silver says he has already offered presumed No. 1 overall draft pick Zion Williamson advice on enjoying the proc...
2019-06-02, 21:13

Producer Joel Silver is getting $8M Jeff Koons sculpture after all Silver, who produced “The Matrix,” sued the Gagosian Gallery for not delivering “Balloon Venus Hohlen Fels,” a Koons sculpture that Silver agreed to ...
2019-06-10, 19:39

In Silver's Slide, Another Sign of Global-Growth Worries The price of silver has fallen to its lowest level relative to gold in more than 26 years, a sign of slowing global growth to analysts who use the re...
2019-06-02, 21:39

Only silver lining to Yankees’ miserable trade deadline Wednesday’s game against the Diamondbacks was a nine-inning snap shot of what has been ailing the Yankees recently. A long search for rotation help o...
2019-08-01, 03:26

It took an uncomfortably long time, but Adam Silver got it right on NBA and China The league never deserved all its progressive praise, but in the complex environment of global business, the commissioner found the correct response....
2019-10-09, 21:52

Silver hopeful reformed lottery rules end tanking NBA commissioner Adam Silver said he believes the "greatest success" of the reformed draft lottery system is that "hopefully it'll stop fans in those...
2019-06-14, 05:52

Silver Alert issued for missing vulnerable adult SHOW LOW, Ariz – The Arizona Department of Public Safety has issued a silver alert for 87-year-old Lucy Garcia Anaya. According to officials, A...
2019-05-30, 05:39

Silver Alert issued for missing Peoria woman Peoria, Ariz.- The Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office has issued a Silver Alert for 72-year-old Mary Endreson. She was last seen leaving her apar...
2019-06-18, 08:26

This Underwear Uses Silver Fabric To Neutralize Your Undercarriage Odors Silver Socks conquered your stinky feet by weaving in antimicrobial silver fabric, and now, the same folks are back to de-stink another malodorous ga...
2019-08-29, 10:52

Numbers Guy Nate Silver Struggling to Read a Chart Nate Silver, the founder and editor in chief of statistical analysis news site FiveThirtyEight, tweeted on Tuesday that people who support candidate ...
2019-08-07, 08:52

Gold rises more than 1% on global turmoil — but silver surges more Saudi Arabia on Saturday shut down half its oil production after a series of drone strikes hit the world's largest oil processing facility in an...
2019-09-16, 11:00

Thyssenkrupp CEO's last roll of the dice: sell the family silver Thyssenkrupp CEO Guido Kerkhoff has little choice but to sell the group's prized elevator division lock, stock and barrel so he can save the conglom...
2019-08-29, 16:26

Fellow Knicks rookie is silver lining to another RJ Barrett dud LAS VEGAS — Oddly, the Knicks seem to have better early luck with their second-rounders than their lottery picks. In the second game at the Las Vegas...
2019-07-08, 07:13

R.I.P. David Berman, of Silver Jews and Purple Mountains David Berman, poet and musician, has died. An obsessive teller of musical truths—harsh, grim, and otherwise—Berman was a fixture of the indie music s...
2019-08-08, 12:26

Ice from the Alps reveals Europeans ditched gold for silver in AD 660 The people of north-west Europe embraced a silver currency instead of gold in the seventh century, and this may have fuelled a post-Roman economic bo...
2019-05-21, 16:13

Jade Carey's second silver on vault at world gymnastics championships even better than first U.S. gymnast Jade Carey sat out 2018 world championships in effort to land spot at Tokyo Olympics through World Cups, where she leads vault standings...
2019-10-12, 21:26

Lithuanian stripped of London 2012 canoe silver medal: IOC Lithuanian Jevgenij Shuklin, who won silver in Canoe Sprint at the London 2012 Olympics, has been stripped of his medal after re-tests of his sample ...
2019-06-12, 16:39

Members Of Congress Ask Adam Silver To Suspend NBA Activities In China A day after NBA commissioner Adam Silver released a statement wondering whether everyone couldn’t just get along and enjoy some hoops, eight members ...
2019-10-10, 07:52

Badminton: 'Silver girl' no more, India's Sindhu aims higher Dubbed "silver girl" for a string of near-misses on the international stage, India's Pusarla Sindhu hopes to have finally shed that unwanted moniker ...
2019-08-26, 22:52

Team GB lose European dressage silver after Dujardin elimination Britain dropped out of the silver medal position at the Dressage European Championships in Rotterdam on Tuesday after Charlotte Dujardin's score was ...
2019-08-21, 00:52

'There is no silver lining': why Alaska fires are a glimpse of our climate future For residents of Anchorage, July’s wildfire and unprecedented temperatures plus the current McKinley Fire confirm that global heating has changed lif...
2019-08-23, 07:13

NBA's Silver says won't compromise values, to discuss situation in China visit NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said on Tuesday the league was not willing to compromise and backed members' right to express their opinions, in the fac...
2019-10-08, 12:13

Silver Rally Cools as Investors Await Fresh Fed Signals Prices of silver edged lower, pausing a recent rally as investors looked ahead to the release of Fed minutes and a Friday speech by Fed Chairman Jero...
2019-08-21, 18:26

Silver, Sword and Stone review: much blood shed, little improvement Jefferson saw Latin America dominated by ‘priests and kings’. Marie Arana’s history is similarly dark – and that’s problematicWriting in 1811, during...
2019-08-24, 11:52

Gold/Silver Options Skews: Upside Risk Ahead? Do out-of-the-money put options in gold and silver offer any investment guidance? We created a model of a fully-funded long futures position to find ...
2019-05-21, 17:39

The (End)Game of Thrones: Mythical pet redemption, VFX, and finale silver linings Enlarge / The Stark children during happier times? (Back in April when the final season of Game of Thrones premiered in Belfast and no one else knew ...
2019-05-21, 19:26

Opinion: Adam Silver shows NBA will only go so far in making nice with China The NBA is the only American sports league positioned to make an impact on every continent, and the financial implications of that are very real. &#...
2019-10-09, 07:26

The Goldfinch review – Donna Tartt adaptation settles for silver An elegantly made attempt to transport the Pulitzer prize-winning novel to the screen boasts a strong cast but a confused emotional focusIs Donna Tar...
2019-09-09, 13:39

Saquon Barkley silver lining is still Giants’ rude awakening The worst fears were not realized. There is no fracture to the right ankle of Saquon Barkley. But there is the ligament damage associated with a high...
2019-09-24, 06:39

Daniel Roberts Runs Epic 13.00 for NCAA 110H Silver Daniel Roberts comes up short in the 110m hurdles – Photo by Chet White, UK Athletics AUSTIN, Texas – Kentucky track and field junior Daniel Ro...
2019-06-08, 07:00

Watch: Panghal Receives Hero's Welcome After Clinching Historic Silver Amit Panghal emerged as the first Indian male boxer to clinch a silver medal at World Boxing Championships. He got this distinction in the 52kg final...
2019-09-24, 01:00

Britain's Asher-Smith takes silver in thrilling 100m "Britain’s Dina Asher-Smith set a national record to take a superb silver medal behind Jamaica’s Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce in the women\u0027s 100 metr...
2019-09-29, 22:39

Silver Alert: 78-year-old with Alzheimer’s from Yuma reported missing James Edward Degan/ Yuma County Sheriff’s Office YUMA, Ariz. – A Silver Alert has been issued after a 78-year-old man from Yuma was reported mi...
2019-09-12, 06:00

Kawasaki Ninja 1000 Gets New Silver Colour Option For India India Kawasaki Motor has introduced a new colour scheme on the Ninja 1000 sports tourer. The 2019 Kawasaki Ninja 1000 now gets the metallic matte fus...
2019-07-03, 20:26

U.S. hiring cools; wages, hours offer silver lining U.S. job growth slowed more than expected in August, with retail hiring declining for a seventh straight month, but strong wage gains should support ...
2019-09-07, 02:26

NBA head Adam Silver defends response over tweet uproar NBA commissioner Adam Silver defended the league's response to the Houston Rockets general manager's tweet backing Hong Kong democracy protests, tell...
2019-10-08, 05:26

FOCUS-Thyssenkrupp CEO's last roll of the dice: sell the family silver Thyssenkrupp CEO Guido Kerkhoff has little choice but to sell the group's prized elevator division lock, stock and barrel so he can save the conglome...
2019-08-29, 13:39

Less than 6 weeks after bloodbath at Virginia Beach, Virginia rejects tougher gun laws Virginia Republicans slammed the door on a wide range of gun-control measures Tuesday, adjourning a one-day special legislative session.   ...
2019-07-09, 22:26

Japan at the Olympic Games Ahead of the country hosting next year's Olympic Games, Chris Kempson examines how Japan has fared in Olympic competition The post Japan at the Olymp...
2019-10-03, 15:13

Adam Silver: Smart teams like Nets rewarded in free agency LAS VEGAS — There has always been a concern about big market-small market disparities in the NBA, and five of the league’s superstars ended up in eit...
2019-07-10, 18:00

Adam Silver Issues Statement Meant To Appease Everybody; China Doesn't Buy It NBA commissioner Adam Silver has released a second public statement regarding the controversy over Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey’s twee...
2019-10-08, 20:39

Silver defends NBA employees' right to free speech as China cancels broadcasts NBA commissioner speaks amid criticism from BeijingChinese TV cancels coverage of preseason games The NBA commissioner, Adam Silver, said the league ...
2019-10-09, 07:52

Silver Rally Cools as Market Rebound Limits Haven Buying Prices of silver edged lower, pausing a recent rally as investors looked ahead to the release of Fed minutes and a Friday speech by Fed Chairman Jero...
2019-08-21, 22:00

Norrin Radd watches his planet die in this Silver Surfer: Black exclusive Any comic by Tradd Moore is guaranteed to blow your mind with unique designs, a huge scope, and pulse-pounding action sequences. He’s the best fight ...
2019-08-09, 07:13

1 Year: Tokyo Olympics unveil gold, silver, bronze medals Tokyo Olympic organizers celebrated reaching the 1-year mark by unveiling the gold, silver, and bronze medals for the games     ...
2019-07-24, 03:52

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver says league needs 'enforceable' free agency rules NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said he believes the league has "work to do" when it comes to free agency and making sure the league finds more "enforce...
2019-07-10, 15:26

NBA commissioner Adam Silver backs Daryl Morey’s right to free expression NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said Monday that the league supports Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey’s right to express his political ...
2019-10-08, 03:00

Prism Silver - the new Samsung Galaxy S10 colour is exclusive to Carphone Warehouse We already had black, white, blue and green, but now Carphone Warehouse has added a new colour option for the superb Samsung Galaxy S10. It's ca...
2019-06-12, 12:26

Amit Panghal First Indian Male Boxer To Bag World Championships Silver Amit Panghal vs Shakhobidin Zoirov Final: Amit Panghal takes home silver after losing to Shakhobidin Zoirov in the men's 52kg final of World Boxing C...
2019-09-21, 17:26

Reggie Bullock’s abnormal road to Knicks has huge silver lining Reggie Bullock may not see the basketball court until next year. According to a leading orthopedic surgeon who specializes in sports back injuries, t...
2019-07-25, 01:26

Folau controversy brought the Silver Ferns closer at Netball World Cup Silver Ferns coach Noeline Taurua allowed her players to clear the airPlayers were prepared to support Maria FolauSilver Ferns coach Noeline Taurua h...
2019-08-03, 15:26

Fights to make before the end of 2019 So far, so good for the first part of 2019. But what other big fights can be made the rest of the year? Steve Kim has a list of bouts, their chances ...
2019-07-09, 22:52

What to watch for in the PFL's second round of fights As fighters jockey for spots in the PFL playoffs and postseason positioning, these are the bouts at PFL 4, PFL 5 and PFL 6 to keep a particularly clo...
2019-06-20, 17:13

10 heavyweight fights on the horizon 10 heavyweight fights that either will or could be happening in the near future The post 10 heavyweight fights on the horizon appeared first on Boxin...
2019-06-18, 21:26

Boxing basics win fights Tony Jeffries explains why any up and coming fighter should study Callum Smith rather than Floyd Mayweather, Vasiliy Lomachneko or Roy Jones The post...
2019-09-22, 18:13

Men's Round-up: Thiem fights through "Fourth seed Dominic Thiem needed four sets to beat 22-year-old American Tommy Paul but eventually progressed to the second round, winning 6-4 4-6 7-...
2019-05-27, 22:26

U.S. Olympic Committee changes name to recognize Paralympians Organization votes to change name to United States Olympic & Paralympic Committee in order 'to create an inclusive environment for Team USA athletes,...
2019-06-21, 02:39

Cat back on the prowl for more Olympic gold Cat Osterman does not wake up every morning in a cold sweat thinking about the gold medal the United States women's softball team lost 11 years ago a...
2019-08-11, 06:26

Olympic swimmer saves drowning man Former world champion and Olympic swimmer Filippo Magnini saved the life of a man who was drowning off a Sardinian beach, according to an eyewitness....
2019-07-09, 17:13

USA, Brazil react to US win and Olympic berth USA players Khris Middleton and Joe Harris talk about the Americans clinching an Olympic berth and Brazil forward Anderson Varejao discusses his team...
2019-09-10, 04:52

What would you sacrifice for an Olympic gold medal? How much would Olympians give up to guarantee a gold medal? The post What would you sacrifice for an Olympic gold medal? appeared first on Boxing New...
2019-09-22, 18:13

Olympic Boxing Remains In Crisis The Olympics are a bureaucratic rat’s nest, with national governing bodies, international governing bodies, host cities, various Olympic committees, ...
2019-05-22, 21:52

Alibaba to run Olympic ticketing for Beijing, likely beyond The IOC says top-tier sponsor Alibaba will run ticketing services for the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics, putting the Chinese online retail giant in li...
2019-07-19, 14:52

Should pros be allowed in the Olympic Games? The debate around pros in the Olympic Games retarts. The Amateur Scene this week The post Should pros be allowed in the Olympic Games? appeared first...
2019-10-01, 18:52

Special Forces Sergeant, Killed in Niger Ambush, Is Awarded a Silver Star The award to Staff Sgt. Dustin M. Wright is one of nine to soldiers for their actions in a deadly ambush that has primarily spawned investigations, r...
2019-08-15, 07:26

Trade tensions have hit cargo demand in Asia, but there's a silver lining for regional airlines Ongoing U.S.-China trade tensions are negatively affecting air cargo demand — but the passenger side of the business is much more positive for Asian ...
2019-06-03, 09:52

Musician and poet David Berman of Silver Jews and Purple Mountains dead at 52 Musician and poet David Berman, founder of the bands Silver Jews and Purple Mountains, died Wednesday at age 52.       ...
2019-08-08, 08:00

Opinion: NBA commissioner Adam Silver at center of China controversy and has no winning play The NBA is in a crisis stemming from a pro-Hong Kong tweet and has drawn the rebuke of four presidential candidates and at least five U.S. senators. ...
2019-10-08, 10:13

Michael Porter Jr. leaks Adam Silver’s cell phone number on Snapchat There are social media mistakes. Then there’s this. Denver Nuggets forward Michael Porter Jr. turned into a living “you’re not you when you’re hungry...
2019-08-15, 00:13

Asian Games: India's Mixed Team Relay Silver To Be Upgraded To Gold India's 4x400m mixed relay team of Mohammad Anas, Hima Das, Arokia Rajiv and M R Poovamma had won the silver at the Asian Games in Jakarta last year....
2019-07-20, 11:52

Silver-haired sit-in, face mask party protests planned for Hong Kong Several pro-democracy protests are planned for Hong Kong on Saturday reflecting the widespread anger at the government, ranging from an elderly sit-i...
2019-10-12, 23:00

Anthony Joshua finds silver lining as Deontay Wilder plan collapses Anthony Joshua’s plan was this: He was going to successfully defend his IBF, WBO and WBA heavyweight titles against Andy Ruiz Jr. on Saturday night a...
2019-05-31, 10:13

Manju Rani Goes Down Fighting, Takes Home World Boxing C'ships Silver Debutante Manju Rani took home the silver medal at the Women's World Boxing Championships after losing Ekaterina Paltceva of Russia in the 48kg categ...
2019-10-13, 15:00

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver says league supports free speech, must live with the consequences Silver also told reporters that he will attend the Lakers-Nets game in Shanghai on Thursday, where he said he hopes he “can meet with the appropriate...
2019-10-08, 23:00

Drought brings clouds for Australia wheat, silver lining for Black Sea suppliers A third straight year of drought in Australia, blighted by forecasts of below-average rains during the crucial spring growing season, means the count...
2019-09-04, 09:39

Gregg Popovich offers support for NBA commissioner Adam Silver on NBA-China showdown San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich gave his unwavering support to NBA commissioner Adam Silver amid the escalating rift between the NBA and China...
2019-10-09, 07:26

Adam Silver on NBA’s stricter tampering rules: Fans ‘were losing confidence in our system’ The NBA commissioner discussed tampering on a panel alongside Wizards owner Ted Leonsis and Michele Roberts, the executive director of the National B...
2019-09-26, 22:39

The Week in Arts: One Ariana Grande, Two Stadiums; Toni Morrison on the Silver Screen The recording artist headlines Madison Square Garden, a play plumbs the gay experience in Uganda and the Nobel Prize-winning novelist anchors a new d...
2019-06-15, 08:52

Democrats see silver lining in suburbs, but rural challenges remain after close loss Democrats preached optimism on Wednesday after losing a special congressional election in North Carolina, citing suburban gains and the close margin ...
2019-09-12, 03:13

Hayley Turner wins Ascot’s Shergar Cup Silver Saddle for second year running • Jockey is first to do so in consecutive years• ‘It’s a massive thrill, this event means so much to me’Some jockeys are just made for a particular r...
2019-08-11, 00:26

Eugenie Bouchard finds silver lining in losing streak: ‘Our butts look good here’ The tennis world is in a spin over some cheeky comments from Canadian star Eugenie Bouchard that overshadowed the on-court action at the Rogers Cup. ...
2019-08-08, 18:26

David Berman, Frontman of Indie Rock Band Silver Jews, Dies at 52 David Berman, the poet and musician best known for leading the indie rock band Silver Jews, died Wednesday at the age of 52, his record label announc...
2019-08-08, 10:26

NBA commissioner Adam Silver issues new statement on China: 'Sports can be a unifying force' NBA commissioner Adam Silver, in a clarifying statement on China, said it is not the league's role to "adjudicate the differences" among people. ...
2019-10-08, 15:52

George Clooney's Bushy Beard Solidifies His Status as Hollywood's Most Handsome Silver Fox Like a fine wine, George Clooney just gets better with age. After being spotted on set of a Nespresso commercial in Spain, the A-lister's facial ha...
2019-09-25, 15:26

Adam Silver: We’ll ‘live with consequences’ of Daryl Morey’s Hong Kong tweet NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said the league isn’t apologizing for Daryl Morey’s since-deleted tweet showing support for pro-democracy pr...
2019-10-08, 16:39

Suburbs return to Trump, GOP fights to keep them When the 2018 elections practically wiped out GOP members from suburban districts, the party went into a panic. But since, the suburban vote, especia...
2019-05-21, 16:13

10 fights to remind us of when Nigel Benn was at his best Nigel Benn is returning to the ring at 55 years of age and going by the nickname ‘Benjamin Button’. But here’s the best of the ‘Dark Destroyer’ The p...
2019-10-01, 00:52

Nio, after $5 billion in losses, fights to survive It took Tesla about 15 years to rack up $5 billion in losses. The company known as China’s Tesla did it in four. The bleeding continues. Shanghai-bas...
2019-09-23, 21:52

Opinion: Why Jon Stewart fights for the 9/11 heroes In a recent congressional hearing, Jon Stewart displayed passionate conviction for the men and women sickened by exposure to Ground Zero toxins. His...
2019-06-14, 08:39

Mei Yamaguchi fights for memory of her mother Mei Yamaguchi has been fighting all her life. Born in Tokyo, Japan, she was whisked away as a five-year-old with her mother to Los Angeles, where she...
2019-10-11, 20:39

'I was just punching': Boy, eight, fights off mountain lion A eight-year-old boy who was attacked by a mountain lion has described how he fought the animal with a stick - and at one point his head was in its m...
2019-09-07, 15:39

Mixed Events Shake Up Olympic Sailing Pressured by gender-equity mandates from the I.O.C., sailing took major steps to upgrade its program, adding races that had not been part of the spor...
2019-08-04, 20:13

Olympic swimmer saves drowning man in Sardinia Former world champion and Olympic swimmer Filippo Magnini saved the life of a man who was drowning off a Sardinian beach, according to an eyewitness....
2019-07-09, 20:26

'All I want is to go': five young athletes on their dreams of Olympic glory It’s exactly a year until the torch is lit at the Tokyo Olympics. Here, five hopefuls reveal some of the sacrifices they’ve made in the pursuit of a ...
2019-07-21, 18:13

Former Olympic kayaker Ferguson to defend America's Cup Former Olympic swimmer and kayaker Steven Ferguson has become the latest top-class athlete to join Team New Zealand as they confirmed their squad for...
2019-06-27, 18:39

U.S. Olympic champion Dwyer retires after doping ban American double Olympic champion Conor Dwyer on Friday said he was retiring from swimming on the day he was handed a 20-month doping ban that ruled h...
2019-10-12, 12:39

Former Olympic swimming champion Meilutyte retires at 22 VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — Former Olympic swimming champion Ruta Meilutyte has retired at the age 22 while facing questions for missing three doping t...
2019-05-22, 12:52

Olympic champion McNeal disqualified from hurdles Olympic champion Brianna McNeal was disqualified from the 100m hurdles after a false start in qualification at the world athletics championships on S...
2019-10-05, 22:26

Former Olympic champion Pearson retires from athletics "World and former Olympic champion high hurdler Sally Pearson, Australia\u0027s most successful track athlete of her generation, gave up on her bid f...
2019-08-06, 23:13

Tokyo Olympic tickets: Be prepared to be disappointed TOKYO (AP) — Want tickets for next year’s Tokyo Olympics? Prepare to be let down. Millions were disappointed Thursday when applicants in a tick...
2019-06-20, 06:13

Olympic champ Harrison looks to win big, grow upstart PFL Kayla Harrison made an Army veteran tap out and moved closer to cashing in on the richest fight of her pro career: her search for gold over, Harrison...
2019-07-12, 14:13

IOC investigates allegations of bribery over Rio’s 2016 Olympic bid • Former state governor accuses nine members of corruption• Sergey Bubka among those named by Sérgio CabralThe International Olympic Committee is to ...
2019-07-05, 21:13

India's Chand confident of making Olympic cut Dutee Chand, India's first openly gay sports star, has fought many battles off the track in recent years but for the next 12 months the sprinter is h...
2019-08-22, 16:26

‘You ain’t seen the last of me.’ Gonzalez stuns Olympic star Ramirez Nigel Collins was ringside to see the undoing of two-weight Olympic champion Robeisy Ramirez The post ‘You ain’t seen the last of me.’ Go...
2019-08-13, 07:00

On this day 55 years ago the Olympic Games began in Tokyo Chris Kempson recalls the boxing tournament at the 1964 Olympic Games, including Joe Frazier being unleashed on the world The post On this day 55 yea...
2019-10-10, 10:13

Highlights: Dennis still the time-trial master as young pretender Evenepoel clinches silver "Watch highlights of the men\u0027s Elite ITT at the Road Championships as Rohan Dennis defends title and 19-year-old Remco Evenepoel finishes second...
2019-09-25, 21:52

Tokyo Olympics unveil gold, silver, bronze medals 1 year ahead of games TOKYO — Gold, silver, and bronze Olympic medals were to get their first public viewing on Wednesday as Tokyo organizers marked exactly a year until t...
2019-07-24, 12:26

Anish Bhanwala Wins 25m Rapid Fire Pistol Gold, Silver For Esha Singh Last year, Anish Bhanwala rose to fame after he broke the Commonwealth Games record in 25m rapid fire pistol event and became India's youngest ever g...
2019-07-18, 07:00

NBA in China: Fan has expletive message for Adam Silver as Lakers and Nets play preseason game Chinese basketball fans packed the Mercedes-Benz Arena in Shanghai on Thursday for a preseason game between the Los Angeles Lakers and Brooklyn Nets ...
2019-10-10, 21:26

Lights dim, but Australia's LGBTI media fights on Radio and print outlets say some companies splash the rainbow flag during pride month, but don’t splash cash afterwards “We are challenged,” said Jo...
2019-08-11, 06:00

I Should Stop Quitting Games At Boss Fights I finally got a chance to boot up Control a couple days after the game launched. Since it was late at night, I only had a little time to explore its ...
2019-09-02, 18:52

Israel's Netanyahu fights for record fifth term Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu faced a battle for political survival in a closely fought election on Tuesday that could end his 10-year do...
2019-09-17, 13:52

TFD fights early morning fire on the eastside Courtesy: Tucson Fire Dept. Tucson Fire Department fought a duplex fire early Saturday after receiving multiple 911 calls. Around 3:51 a.m. officials...
2019-09-01, 01:39

The Terror: Infamy fights a losing war on two fronts Photographer, translator, babysitter, interrogator: In this week’s episode of The Terror: Infamy, Chester Nakayama wears many hats, and as usual, the...
2019-09-10, 08:26

Florida man, 75, fights alligator to rescue dog, reports say A 75-year-old Florida man rescued his daughter’s dog from the jaws of an 8-foot alligator last week by kicking the reptile in the snout, reports said...
2019-07-15, 19:39

She fights every 'troll, psycho and perv' she can find – and uses the law to do it After grappling with a ‘psycho ex’ of her own, lawyer Carrie Goldberg takes a stand for victims of online harassment, deepfakes and revenge pornIn 20...
2019-08-13, 10:13

German hiker fights off bear in Romania A German PhD student was mauled and bitten by a female bear while hiking in the Romanian mountains. He managed to drive the animal away after his gir...
2019-06-11, 07:52

MSG mega-fights may be as one-sided as their betting action LAS VEGAS — Big-time boxing returns to Madison Square Garden the next two Saturday nights in what are likely to be tune-ups for hopefully bigger figh...
2019-06-02, 00:39

Dan Evans fights back in Nottingham to keep winning run going "Dan Evans extended his winning run to seven matches to reach the quarter-finals of the Nature Valley Open in Nottingham with a 6-2 2-6 7-5 victory."...
2019-06-15, 01:26

Will Smith fights himself in Ang Lee’s dopey but thrilling Gemini Man Ang Lee’s sci-fi action movie Gemini Man, which stars Will Smith as a government assassin who discovers that he was cloned by his former superiors, b...
2019-10-10, 00:13

Vitali Klitschko fights to keep power in Kyiv Kyiv's mayor, Vitali Klitschko, is increasingly in the crosshairs of Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy. A messy power struggle for the Ukrainia...
2019-08-03, 19:39

Outside the Octagon, Paige VanZant fights for equality Paige VanZant was already a UFC fan favorite, but her second-placed finish on Dancing with the Stars after wowing viewers with her foxtrot and salsa ...
2019-10-08, 15:52

Kim Dotcom fights US extradition in New Zealand’s top court WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Internet entrepreneur Kim Dotcom and three of his former colleagues are fighting against being extradited to the U.S. ...
2019-06-10, 09:26

UK PM May fights back tears as she is applauded out of parliament British lawmakers gave outgoing Prime Minister Theresa May a standing ovation as they applauded her out of the House of Commons chamber after her fin...
2019-07-24, 17:52

84-year-old ‘Oxy Doc’ fights to stay out of prison during appeal Defense attorneys for the 84-year-old man busted for flooding Manhattan with opioids — earning him the moniker “Oxy Doc” — are begging a ...
2019-07-23, 21:39

Kovalev fights Yarde on Saturday -- is Canelo next? A successful WBO light heavyweight title defense against Anthony Yarde on Saturday could lead Sergey Kovalev to a fight with Canelo Alvarez and the h...
2019-08-22, 10:26

Kovalev fights Yarde on Saturday, is Canelo next? A successful WBO light heavyweight title defense against Anthony Yarde on Saturday could lead Sergey Kovalev to a fight with Canelo Alvarez and the h...
2019-08-21, 22:52

As Serena fights for the throne, a duchess watches Amid the excitement of Serena Williams' latest bid for U.S. Open glory, some off-court news buzzed about the plaza at Flushing Meadows: a duchess had...
2019-09-07, 23:39

Tokyo Olympic stadium 90% finished, to open in December With the start of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics a little over a year away, the National Stadium, set to be the centerpiece of the Games, is 90% completed a...
2019-07-03, 14:13

My Night: Deontay Wilder reflects on his Olympic adventure After just 18 months and 21 amateur bouts behind him, Deontay Wilder explains how he ended up on the rostrum The post My Night: Deontay Wilder reflec...
2019-08-14, 01:00

Woods sets sights on Olympic gold in Tokyo "Tiger Woods has collected plenty of Green Jackets and Claret Jugs during his decorated career, but there is one shiny thing missing from his collect...
2019-05-21, 15:01

Olympic ice dance bronze medalists Shibutanis sitting out COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Olympic bronze medalists and two-time U.S. champions Maia and Alex Shibutani will sit out another season. The siblings...
2019-05-24, 19:39

| US Olympic swimmer Dwyer suspended 20 months for doping US swimmer Conor Dwyer, a two-time Olympic gold medalist, has been suspended 20 months for doping after an arbitration panel found he had testosteron...
2019-10-12, 11:52

USA sevens sparkle at Twickenham to secure Olympic spot Eagles and Fiji ensure qualification for Tokyo Games next yearCoach Mike Friday: ‘I’m so proud and pleased for all the boys’ USA have become the firs...
2019-05-25, 20:13

A different era: Oda wins Japan's first Olympic gold in 1928 It's been over 90 years since Japan won its first Olympic gold medal and Asia's first individual gold       ...
2019-07-19, 13:52

Official linked to Olympic ticket scam set to be IOC member The IOC has nominated Greek official Spyros Capralos as a member seven years after he was linked to black market ticket sales for the 2012 London Oly...
2019-05-22, 20:52

‘Unique and Exquisite’ 2022 Olympic Mascots Revealed (BEIJING) — A smiling panda and a walking Chinese lantern will be the mascots for the 2022 Winter Olympics and Paralympics in Beijing. The masc...
2019-09-18, 15:52

U.S. judo Olympic hopeful Jack Hatton dies at age 24 Olympic hopeful Jack Hatton, a member of the U.S. national judo team, died four days after his 24th birthday, the sport's governing body announced. ...
2019-09-26, 19:52

Olympic legends deny taking bribes for Rio de Janeiro bid Ukraine's Sergey Bubk and Russia's Alexander Popov have said allegations against them relating to Rio's successful 2016 bid are false. Popov said he ...
2019-07-05, 21:52

Federal officials investigate sex abuse in US Olympic organizations Feds looking into how NGOs handled sex-abuse allegationsA proposed bill would strengthen congressional oversightFederal investigators are looking int...
2019-09-14, 04:26

Franklin hitting form when it matters in Olympic countdown "Riding waves is Mallory Franklin\u0027s day job but the slalom canoeist feels she\u0027s clambering on the crest of form at just the right time ahea...
2019-07-31, 18:39

Milan Olympic bid promoter is convicted of doctoring paperwork The mayor who successfully championed Milan's bid to win the 2026 Winter Olympics has been convicted of fiddling paperwork in his previous role as he...
2019-07-05, 15:13

Girardi to manage Team USA at Olympic baseball qualifier Four-time World Series champion Joe Girardi will manage Team USA at an Olympic qualifying tournament in November, hoping to guide the squad to a spot...
2019-08-08, 14:26

Japan speculates over identity of final Olympic torchbearer With the Tokyo Olympics less than a year away, speculation is growing in Japan over who will be the final torchbearer to light the cauldron in the ne...
2019-08-22, 16:26

U.S. Olympic Committee must earn back athletes' trust: CEO The United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee (USOPC) must work hard toward earning back the trust of American athletes after a sexual abuse sca...
2019-06-22, 17:26

McLaughlin upstages Olympic champion Muhammad in Oslo World junior record holder Sydney McLaughlin upstaged Olympic champion Dalilah Muhammad to win the women's 400 meters hurdles race at the Bislett Gam...
2019-06-13, 22:52

Tokyo Olympic CEO reminds all: Cannabis is banned in Japan TOKYO (AP) — Cannabis has been legalized in some parts of the world. But the chief executive of next year’s Tokyo Olympics has reminded potenti...
2019-06-11, 11:39

Armani unveils Italian Olympic team uniforms during MFW Giorgio Armani put a sporty accent on Day 2 of Milan Fashion Week, with an Emporio Armani collection that accented active wear. And he introduced his...
2019-06-15, 20:26

Sayers to be presented with Olympic bronze at Anniversary Games "Goldie Sayers will receive her Olympic bronze medal in front of a home crowd at the Anniversary Games more than ten years after throwing a British r...
2019-06-13, 00:52

Injury forces former Olympic champion Pearson to retire World and former Olympic champion high hurdler Sally Pearson, the most successful Australian track athlete of her generation, gave up on her dream of...
2019-08-06, 15:13

Ex-US Olympic dressage athlete charged with attempted murder MORRISTOWN, N.J. — A former U.S. Olympic dressage athlete is accused of shooting a woman at his New Jersey farm where he trains equestrian athletes. ...
2019-08-09, 12:52

US Olympic officials reprimand but don't punish Pan-Am Games protesters Gwen Berry, Race Imboden each get 12 months of probationBoth athletes will be eligible for next summer’s Tokyo GamesThe letter went to the two protes...
2019-08-21, 05:13

Athletics-India's Chand confident of making Olympic cut Dutee Chand, India's first openly gay sports star, has fought many battles off the track in recent years but for the next 12 months the sprinter is h...
2019-08-22, 22:26

Skateboarders raise their game as Olympic qualifiers begin LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Being an Olympic sport is starting to bring a different vibe to skateboarding. With a promise from the IOC to keep the spir...
2019-06-13, 23:13

Sosa rolls by TKO; Olympic star Ramirez upset Jason Sosa floored Haskell Lydell Rhodes three times in a dominating seventh-round knockout win on Saturday, and featherweight Adan Gonzales scored a...
2019-08-11, 11:13

Olympic fencer may be disciplined for taking a knee on podium A US Olympic fencing champion took a knee on the podium at the Pan American Games — and now he may face disciplinary action. Race Imboden ̵...
2019-08-11, 23:52

Rammstein on Tour: Live at the Berlin Olympic Stadium While every nuance of Rammstein’s tour makes the news in Germany on an almost daily basis, fans continue to devour the band's images, recordings and ...
2019-07-02, 03:26

IOC: India's back in the running to host Olympic events The International Olympic Committee lifted the hosting ban on India Thursday after the country promised to grant visas to all athletes in relevant Ol...
2019-06-21, 18:39

Chinese state media slams NBA, accuses Silver of supporting violence in Hong Kong protests Chinese state media slammed NBA head Adam Silver's remarks in apparent support of a tweet by Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey support...
2019-10-09, 11:00

Silver Dollar City announces new ride with 4.5-story waterfall drop, major park expansion Silver Dollar City's announcement capped off more than a year of fan rumors and speculation about what would replace the Lost River of the Ozark...
2019-08-13, 23:52

Adam Silver addresses NBA's China, Hong Kong controversy and says league won't regulate free speech Amid growing backlash against NBA owners for siding with deep-pocketed Beijing powerbrokers over one of their own employees -- who was rebuked for a ...
2019-10-09, 01:00

Opinion: NBA commissioner Adam Silver blew it with soft penalty for Warriors' minority owner The popular commissioner didn't come down hard enough on Mark Stevens, failing to protect the NBA's image and the players who are vulnerabl...
2019-06-07, 02:39

NBA approves coach's challenge; Adam Silver discusses improving free agency process The NBA has approved a coach's challenge for the 2019-20 season. Adam Silver also said league will spend time figuring out better free agency sy...
2019-07-10, 04:52

World Athletics Championships: Great Britain sprint relay teams take silver as USA and Jamaica win gold Great Britain's sprint relay teams both took silver as the USA and Jamaica struck 4x100m gold on the penultimate day of the World Athletics Champions...
2019-10-05, 22:26

The chilling story of one of the most fierce fights in boxing history The tragic story of 1991's Fight of the Year between Robert Quiroga and Kid Akeem The post The chilling story of one of the most fierce fights in box...
2019-06-15, 07:13

Hundreds evacuated as Greece fights dozens of wildfires Greek authorities evacuated hundreds of people on the island of Samos, after firefighters fought more than 50 wildfires over the weekend, one of whic...
2019-08-26, 20:52

Daniel Dubois: ‘The big fights are right there. I just need to knock Nathan Gorman out the way’ Daniel Dubois is itching for the talk to finish and the fight to start, writes John Dennen The post Daniel Dubois: ‘The big fights are right th...
2019-07-10, 19:52

Chechen family in Germany fights deportation to Russia A family from Chechnya has been denied asylum in Germany, despite death threats in their home country. Now they are to be deported to Russia, but hum...
2019-10-06, 21:00

Venture-Capital Stalwart Fights Crypto Crackdown Andreessen Horowitz, a venture-capital firm known for early investments in companies including Facebook, is putting up a fight against Washington’s c...
2019-09-01, 17:52

It’s the big fights I need – Josh Warrington turns attention to America Josh Warrington speaks after a controversial split decision win over Kid Galahad in Leeds The post It’s the big fights I need – Josh Warrington turns...
2019-06-17, 16:39

Golf: Rose fights off challenges to stay top at U.S. Open Birdies were harder to come by at the U.S. Open on Friday but a rock steady Justin Rose had enough of them to take a two-shot clubhouse lead midway t...
2019-06-15, 04:52

NFL lineman Malik McDowell fights policeman after getting tased On the field, Malik McDowell rose through the ranks fighting through blocks. Off the field, he apparently fights through Tasers. The 6-foot-6, 300-po...
2019-07-10, 00:26

Man fights housing officer, gets shocked with stun gun: video A New Orleans man pummeled a city housing cop — whose partner stood nearby and watched, shocking video shows. The footage, which appeared on so...
2019-09-27, 21:00

French Open fan fights with kid for sweaty towel, is a big jerk You’re never too old to be a superfan — even though you really should be. Tennis fans flocked to Roland Garros for the opening day of the French Open...
2019-05-27, 04:26

13-year-old fights off would-be kidnapper on Long Island: cops A tough 13-year-old thwarted a sicko’s attempt to grab her on her way home from a Long Island middle school, police said Wednesday. The teen fi...
2019-07-03, 17:26

Activist fights for women to be able to enter soccer stadiums Iranian football activist Maryam Shojaei urges FIFA to end the ban on female football fans being allowed to watch games in Iran, following the death ...
2019-09-14, 08:00

NASA fights to keep the Voyager probes running after four decades NASA's Voyager probes are still out there, exploring interstellar space 42 years after they left our planet. To keep them running all these year...
2019-07-13, 13:39

Former FIFA official fights life ban for bribery in court Former FIFA Council member Kwesi Nyantakyi has been challenging his life ban for bribery and corruption at the Court of Arbitration for Sport  ...
2019-07-04, 19:13

Couple fights off bear in their kitchen with hands, baseball bat A Colorado couple had a “surprise encounter” with a bear in their kitchen — and fought off the 215-pound beast using their bare hands and a baseball ...
2019-08-29, 23:13

Teacher accused of making terroristic threat fights for job MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia school teacher charged with making terroristic threats is fighting to keep her job after her school system didn’...
2019-06-19, 09:52

Venezuela ex-general fights U.S. extradition, cooperation in doubt Venezuela's ex-military intelligence chief told a Spanish court that Washington was fabricating drug-trafficking charges in its extradition request, ...
2019-09-12, 18:00

Her Book in Limbo, Naomi Wolf Fights Back After her American publisher delayed her new book, “Outrages,” over accuracy concerns, she is responding with a strategy mixing scholarly peer review...
2019-07-09, 11:26

Half-naked Australian man fights off intruder with didgeridoo An Australian dad dressed in his underpants — and armed with nothing more than a didgeridoo — chased an intruder who broke into his home, holding him...
2019-06-05, 16:39

Jason Statham and The Rock 'refuse to lose fights against one another' Fast & Furious stars’ contracts ensure they receive equal punishment on screen, says producerEgocentric demands are nothing new on Hollywood sets but...
2019-08-02, 19:13

Arabian fights: inside the UFC’s long-term partnership with the UAE The UFC returns to the UAE for the first time in five years on Saturday, but the promotion is steeped in controversyOn Saturday, the Ultimate Fightin...
2019-09-04, 11:13

Best in the world: The UFC's most memorable title fights outside North America Saturday's strawweight championship bout starts a run of three straight UFC title bouts being held outside North America. Here are the five best from...
2019-08-28, 21:13

Brazil transgender soccer team fights prejudice RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The Bigtboys transgender men’s soccer team is counting on Brazil’s love of soccer to help fight prejudice amid a gr...
2019-06-12, 17:13

Airbus fights back with big name buyers after Boeing's MAX showstopper Airbus sealed deals with big name buyers for its latest passenger jet at the Paris Airshow on Wednesday, battling back from the potential loss of a m...
2019-06-19, 17:26

No Time Off For Ambassadors As Brazil Fights Amazon Criticism Brazil's Foreign Ministry on Monday ordered its ambassadors in Europe and other G7 countries not to take vacation for the next two weeks in order to ...
2019-08-27, 06:00

Paige VanZant makes more money from Instagram than UFC fights UFC star Paige VanZant is one of the most popular fighters on social media, and her success online has forced her to reevaluate her contract with the...
2019-08-27, 20:52

Teen girl fights off kidnapper during attempted abduction _____ A 13-year-old girl was walking home from school when a man followed and tried to grab her. The girl fought off the attacker and her brother cha...
2019-07-06, 18:39

Outgoing PM May Fights Back Tears As She's Applauded Out Of UK Parliament British lawmakers gave outgoing Prime Minister Theresa May a standing ovation as they applauded her out of the House of Commons chamber after her fin...
2019-07-24, 16:52

Netanyahu fights for political survival as Israel goes to the polls Israelis have begun voting in their second general election of 2019, which will decide if long-time leader Benjamin Netanyahu can stay in power despi...
2019-09-17, 12:13

Let it burn: U.S. fights wildfires with fire, backed by Trump It was the kind of fire that has terrified communities across the drought-ridden U.S. West in the past few years: a ponderosa pine forest ablaze in t...
2019-08-28, 14:52

The Latest: Florida sheriff fights accusations of negligence TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on a Senate hearing reviewing the suspension of a Florida sheriff who oversaw the Parkland shooting response (all...
2019-06-19, 02:39

Toyota plans self-driving escort for Olympic torch and marathon The vehicle is part of the automaker’s wider Olympic transport plans that also include self-driving shuttles and personal mobility devices such as sc...
2019-08-23, 13:39

What a disastrous pro debut means for Olympic champ Robeisy Ramirez One of the most highly anticipated pro debuts in boxing turned out to be a complete disaster for Robeisy Ramirez, but there are still reasons to be o...
2019-08-12, 20:39

Olympic champion Silva disqualified from PanAm Games for doping Olympic judo champion Rafaela Silva was among seven athletes who have been disqualified for doping from the Pan American Games, which were held in Ju...
2019-09-26, 16:13

U.S. Olympic officials reprimand but don't otherwise punish athletes who protested Fencer Race Imboden and hammer thrower Gwen Berry received letters from the USOPC CEO Sarah Hirshland after they protested during Pan Am Games. ...
2019-08-21, 01:13

U.S. Olympic officials reprimand but don't punish athletes who protested at Pan Ams Fencer Race Imboden and hammer thrower Gwen Berry received letters from the USOPC CEO Sarah Hirshland after they protested during Pan Am Games. ...
2019-08-21, 00:00

Opinion: Three years later, Sweden still talking trash about Rio Olympic win over U.S. women Their loss to Sweden in the quarterfinals of the 2016 Rio Olympics was the U.S. women's earliest exit at a major international tournament. ...
2019-06-20, 04:39

Canadian Olympic bobsled champion Kaillie Humphries wants to compete for U.S. A spokesperson from High-Performance Public Relations, which represents Bobsleigh Canada Skeleton, confirmed that Humphries has asked to be released ...
2019-09-13, 17:13

Reports: The Justice Department Is Investigating Sex Abuse In The Olympic Movement The Wall Street Journal reported today that the U.S. Department of Justice has launched criminal investigations into sexual abuse across multiple U.S...
2019-09-14, 05:13

Surfing: Brazil fires warning shot in Olympic qualifier Powerhouse Brazil showed just what a threat it will be at surfing's Olympic debut in Tokyo next year, claiming gold and bronze in the men's division ...
2019-09-16, 05:26

'Mario and Sonic at the Olympic Games' will feature three 'Dream Events' The Mario and Sonic series will feature three new "Dream Events" in its upcoming 2020 Tokyo edition. Nintendo offered a glimpse today at the three ev...
2019-09-16, 20:39

Rare 1972 Nike Olympic running shoes set record at more than $437,000 A pair of extremely rare running shoes designed for the 1972 Olympic trials set a new world record after selling for more than $437,000 during a publ...
2019-07-24, 22:52

Olympic champion Marin completes comeback with China title Olympic champion Carolina Marin made a successful comeback on Sunday by defending her China Open title eight months after suffering a career-threaten...
2019-09-22, 13:26

Russia's Olympic participation at risk, says top Russian sports official The head of Russia's Olympic Committee said on Monday that his country's participation at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics was at risk over the alleged manipu...
2019-09-23, 17:26

Olympic hammer champion Nazarov handed provisional doping ban Olympic hammer champion Dilshod Nazarov of Tajikistan has been provisionally suspended by the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) after a sample from eigh...
2019-09-25, 17:00

Australia win Olympic berth as United States crush Japan "Australia continued their impressive form in the basketball World Cup with an 87-82 win over Lithuania and secured a berth in the 2020 Olympic Games...
2019-09-06, 02:26

Olympic Champion David Rudisha Survives Car Crash In Kenya Kenyan middle-distance runner, Olympic champion and 800m world record holder David Rudisha is reportedly okay after sustaining minor injuries from a ...
2019-08-26, 02:26

Olympic champion cyclist Barker undergoes successful surgery "Britain\u0027s Olympic champion Elinor Barker has successfully undergone surgery after breaking her collarbone in Saturday\u0027s RideLondon Classiq...
2019-08-09, 22:52

2020 Olympic Games: Tokyo's crisis-ridden preparations With just one year to go before the 2020 Summer Olympics, host city Tokyo would like you to believe that preparations are going according to plan. Ho...
2019-07-22, 19:00

Olympic champion Barker breaks collarbone in London crash Olympic champion Elinor Barker has confirmed she suffered a broken collarbone in a high-speed pile-up at the end of the women's Ride London Classique...
2019-08-04, 17:39

Doping: CAS lifts Olympic ban on former Russian Sports Minister Mutko The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has overturned a decision by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to exclude former Russian Sports Mini...
2019-07-11, 13:52

Tokyo 2020 Olympic Podiums To Be Made From Recycled Plastic Podiums at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics will be made from plastic waste donated by local residents or collected from the sea, organisers said Tuesday, as ...
2019-06-11, 11:00

Kenya's Olympic track coach banned 10 years for corruption The Kenyan track team coach who was sent home from the 2016 Olympics was banned for 10 years Wednesday for seeking a bribe of $12,000 to help athlete...
2019-05-23, 15:52

Boxing body near bankrupt, facing 2020 Olympic exclusion LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The International Boxing Association says it is near bankruptcy, days before a decision to formally exclude the body fro...
2019-06-19, 18:13

IAAF claims Olympic champion Semenya is 'biologically male' The governing body of track argued in court that Olympic champion Caster Semenya is "biologically male" and that is the reason she should reduce her ...
2019-06-19, 18:26

Olympic ice dance champions Virtue and Moir: 'We’re so proud of our relationship' The Canadian gold medallists talk to Eoin O’Callaghan about winning gold, maintaining a professional relationship and ignoring fan fictionThere’s a g...
2019-06-18, 14:00

Olympic marathon runner-up Kirwa banned 4 years for doping MONACO (AP) — Olympic marathon silver medalist Eunice Kirwa has been banned for four years for doping. The Athletics Integrity Unit says Kirwa’...
2019-06-17, 15:26

WATCH Olympic hopeful Jordan Reynolds on his fighting life What are you fighting for? Meet GB middleweight Jordan Reynolds The post WATCH Olympic hopeful Jordan Reynolds on his fighting life appeared first on...
2019-05-21, 14:33

Russian deputy PM Mutko wins Olympic doping appeal Vitaly Mutko, who was Russia's Sports Minister during the doping-tainted Winter Olympics in Sochi, won an appeal on Thursday against his lifetime ban...
2019-07-12, 12:52

Stripped of Olympic status, boxing body calls new elections GENEVA (AP) — One day after being stripped of Olympic recognition, boxing body AIBA called for fresh elections in November to help rebuild its image ...
2019-06-27, 23:39

San Antonio Spurs' Gregg Popovich hits Trump while expressing support for Adam Silver amid China row San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich broke his silence Wednesday amid the NBA’s row with China over a general manager’s tweet supporting the protes...
2019-10-09, 15:52

Police say Sierra Vista woman fights off attack by ex-boyfriend SIERRA VISTA – Police have arrested a man on second-degree attempted murder and other charges, after investigators say he kidnapped and assault...
2019-06-27, 21:26

The astonishing stories of three fighters who clocked up 100 professional fights while they were only teenagers Who was the youngest boxer to reach 100 professional fights? Alex Daley investigates The post The astonishing stories of three fighters who clocked u...
2019-09-26, 16:39

EU fights 'urgent challenge' of African swine fever spread The European Union faces an urgent challenge in tackling an outbreak of African swine fever which threatens Bulgaria's pig breeding industry, a Commi...
2019-08-08, 23:39

Ocasio-Cortez fights against solitary confinement for Paul Manafort Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Wednesday took up an unlikely cause — the plight of convicted fraudster Paul Manafort.The progressive lawmaker expre...
2019-06-05, 21:39

Joe Biden Fights Off Rivals In Third Democratic Debate For 2020 Elections Frontrunner Joe Biden went on the offensive Thursday in the third Democratic debate of the 2020 White House race, clashing with top rivals on the fra...
2019-09-13, 08:26

Uber fights fee cap with lobbyists who pose as restaurant reps: critics Uber is being accused of using “deceptive” tactics to fight its regulatory battles in the Big Apple. The ride-hailing giant — scrambling to thwart a ...
2019-09-12, 09:13

China Clearly Signals It's Prepared to Use a Key Component in Phones as It Fights U.S. Trade War The Chinese government is showing signs that it’s ready to use rare earth metals as a bargaining chip in the trade war between the U.S. and China tha...
2019-05-29, 18:39

On This Day: Roberto Duran edges Sugar Ray Leonard in one of the best fights of all-time David Fletcher reflects on an epic welterweight showdown that saw Roberto Duran cement his place among the immortals The post On This Day: Roberto Du...
2019-06-21, 02:39

Internet Entrepreneur Kim Dotcom Fights U.S. Extradition in New Zealand Court (WELLINGTON, New Zealand) — Internet entrepreneur Kim Dotcom and three of his former colleagues on Monday took their fight against being extrad...
2019-06-10, 15:26

Nonprofit fights TV networks in court to keep free TV service alive Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | Jacobo Zanella) A nonprofit organization that provides free online access to broadcast TV stations has accused TV n...
2019-09-27, 22:13

Cummings fights 'baseless' allegations against wife's non-profit agency House Oversight Committee Chairman Elijah Cummings is fighting back against allegations that his wife’s nonprofit organization violated its tax-exemp...
2019-05-28, 18:00

| LONELY BATTLE: Senegal restaurateur fights the plastic tide Babacar Thiaw took the initiative of opening Dakar's first "zero plastic" restaurant in a response to the rubbish strewn along the beaches of the Sen...
2019-09-07, 11:13

Kohl's Is Selling a T-Shirt with a Truck on It That Could Inspire Fights and Riots I don’t think we’ve ever had such a dire story involving Kohl’s department stores before, or even mentioning Kohl’s at all. But there’s a T-shirt for...
2019-05-28, 21:52

Folau fights 'unlawful termination' of Australia rugby contract Israel Folau has launched legal proceedings against Rugby Australia after his playing contract was terminated last month following his homophobic com...
2019-06-06, 14:39

Lawmakers renew fights over Trump's border wall, abortion U.S. lawmakers clashed on Tuesday over funding for President Donald Trump's border wall and women's reproductive health programs, flashpoints that co...
2019-09-11, 04:52

Sea Of Class fights for life after colic attack ends her career • Filly had been second-favourite for this year’s Arc• Sea Of Class receiving intensive care after operationSea Of Class is fighting for her life aft...
2019-07-07, 14:39

Democratic debate highlights: Food fights and racial divisions The front-runners of the crowded Democratic presidential contest jostled on Thursday night over issues of race relations and whether the time had com...
2019-06-28, 10:52

Spain fights wildfires as sweltering heat continues across Europe Blazes continued into Saturday in central and northeastern Spain. In Catalonia, the regional government said they had contained one fire, but were st...
2019-06-30, 03:26

Woman suffering from PTSD fights to keep emotional support monkeys A Missouri woman is fighting to keep her three emotional support monkeys after her neighbors complained to the city council, a report said. Texanne M...
2019-09-16, 08:39

Victoria’s Secret owner fights back with ‘inclusivity’ plan Shares of L Brands — owner of Victoria’s Secret — bounced 3.8 percent on Tuesday after management promised change is coming to the out-of-favor linge...
2019-09-11, 06:26

Apple fights EU order to pay 13 billion euros in back taxes Apple will launch a legal challenge on Tuesday to a European Commission order to pay 13 billion euros in Irish back taxes in a landmark case in the E...
2019-09-16, 18:39

Kyrgios fights off back spasms to win Citi Open title Nick Kyrgios overcame early back spasms to get the better of Russia's Daniil Medvedev in a pair of tiebreakers and win the Citi Open in Washington on...
2019-08-05, 06:39

Two exciting Welsh title fights produce contested verdicts With arguments raging, both title scraps would be worth repeating. Gareth Jones reports from ringside The post Two exciting Welsh title fights produc...
2019-09-18, 01:00

Eugenie Bouchard fights back against ‘absurd’ Instagram criticism There’s more to Eugenie Bouchard’s life than just Instagram filters. The 25-year-old tennis star, who is set to compete at Wimbledon on T...
2019-07-02, 14:26

Benjamin Netanyahu fights for future in do-over election: Live updates Israelis are voting in the second national election in five months, after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu failed to form a governing coalition. Get...
2019-09-18, 01:52

New food supplement made from bacteria fights metabolic syndrome A new study finds that taking Akkermansia bacteria in pasteurized form as a food supplement improves metabolic parameters in people with prediabetes....
2019-07-03, 11:00

Army fights fake news with propagandists and hackers in one unit Cyber and intelligence experts unite to battle disinformation as character of warfare changesComputer hackers and propaganda specialists working in t...
2019-08-01, 00:13

Amid crisis, Haiti fights to save oil used in fine perfumes LES CAYES, Haiti (AP) — High in the Haitian hillsides, men gather roots to produce an essential oil used in fine perfumes ranging from Chanel to Guer...
2019-06-28, 17:52

Exxon fights fire at Baytown, Texas, oil complex; six injured Exxon Mobil Corp said it was fighting a fire that erupted on Wednesday at its Baytown, Texas, refining and chemical plant complex injuring six people...
2019-07-31, 22:00

Police ordered to pull their weight as Indonesia fights obesity An Indonesian province has put 50 overweight police on a crash program of aerobics, swimming and jogging, telling them they'd better shape up for the...
2019-07-31, 18:13

Reality bites: Serbian lawyer fights to stop trash TV Violence, misogyny and vulgar insults are common on reality TV — and it harms viewers, say experts. One man in Serbia is campaigning to change the la...
2019-09-14, 22:13

Arrested Cuban journalist Roberto Quinones fights on, despite fear Just hours before his arrest, the opposition journalist told DW he feared he would soon be behind bars. Independent journalists in Cuba face arbitrar...
2019-09-15, 16:13

Check out how Marines train for the fights of the future in a place that's 'unlike anything else' US Marine Corps/Lance Cpl. Aaron Harshaw Marines with 3rd Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division continued training at Twentynine Palms...
2019-07-31, 19:13

Arrests made after fights at Detroit-area fireworks display ROMULUS, Mich. (AP) — Police say they arrested a dozen young people after several fights broke out at a suburban Detroit fireworks display. Crowds ga...
2019-06-28, 20:26

Japan, a Big Plastic User, Fights Waste Ahead of the G-20 Summit TOKYO (AP) — Japan has a plastic problem.In a country where cleanliness and neat packaging have long been considered good service, almost every...
2019-06-27, 20:26

Chinese-born Australian lawmaker fights election challenge Lawyers for the first Chinese-born lawmaker to be appointed to Australia’s Parliament and for a senior government minister have appeared in a court t...
2019-09-18, 08:39

New York's Strand bookstore fights back over landmark status Nancy Bass Wyden, the third-generation owner of the building and the business, warns its new status could ‘destroy’ the popular storeIn its 92-year h...
2019-10-11, 11:00

Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu Fights For Record Fifth Term In Elections Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu faces a battle for political survival in a closely fought election on Tuesday that could end his 10-year do...
2019-09-17, 09:00

Disney fights streaming account sharing with help from cable industry Enlarge / Here they come, all together in a streaming bundle. (credit: Disney / Sam Machkovech) Disney and Charter Communications are teaming up to...
2019-08-16, 13:52

In Syria, US fights ISIS, tangles with Turkey, and laments ‘what victory looks like’ THE OTHER WAR: As the United States considers sending up to 10,000 more troops to the Middle East to counter Iran, the war in Syria grinds on, with r...
2019-05-23, 14:39

U.S. women's team fights back against governing body's pay claims U.S. women's national soccer team players pushed back in a court filing on Monday against claims by the U.S. Soccer Federation that some members earn...
2019-10-08, 03:00

EU fights to keep nuclear deal alive amid US, Iran pressure A year after the United States pulled out of the Iran nuclear agreement, the pact is at severe risk of collapse and the EU is caught in the middle, t...
2019-06-18, 21:13

German state fights Islamist extremism with YouTube satire The state government of North Rhine-Westphalia is betting on wit and humor as an antidote to Islamist extremism. Extremists use YouTube to target you...
2019-08-25, 13:52

Hong Kong's first female leader fights for political life Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam steadily climbed her way up bureaucratic ranks to capture the top position in the former British colony, relying...
2019-06-15, 17:00

Florida senior citizen fights alligator to rescue dog: reports A 75-year-old Florida man rescued his daughter’s dog from the jaws of an 8-foot alligator last week by kicking the reptile in the snout, reports said...
2019-07-15, 23:13

Hong Kong’s first female leader fights for political life HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam steadily climbed her way up bureaucratic ranks to capture the top position in the former Britis...
2019-06-15, 21:13

YouTube flags robot battle videos as “animal fights” Enlarge / The "Great White" bot from King of Bots. On Monday, several YouTube users had their videos removed from the service due to YouTube's res...
2019-08-23, 02:26

Man fights off subway attacker in wild video as bystanders watch A man who fought back against a stranger who randomly attacked and robbed him inside a Brooklyn subway station said he was stunned by fellow straphan...
2019-08-22, 18:52