| May 28, 2014
| 7:05 PM
The registration deadline for taking part in the 2014 Lehigh River Sojourn is rapidly approaching. This three-day, 28-mile paddle adventure on the Lehigh River from the Lehigh Gorge to Northampton is a celebration of the river that made the Industrial...
| May 19, 2014
| 11:24 AM
LONDON — Britain's AstraZeneca on Monday rejected a sweetened and "final" offer from Pfizer, puncturing the U.S. drugmaker's plan for a merger to create the world's biggest pharmaceuticals group.
The rebuff came nine hours after Pfizer said on...
| May 29, 2014
| 3:33 PM
One week after finally getting a big win, Rory McIlroy showed Thursday that he might be ready for another in the Memorial in Dublin, Ohio.
McIlroy had two eagles on the back nine at Muirfield Village and opened with a nine-under-par 63 despite making...
| May 30, 2014
| 10:00 AM
Tom Rob Smith's fourth novel, "The Farm," opens with a vivid conflict: A Londoner named Daniel receives a phone call from his father with troubling news. "Your mum's in hospital," the older man says. "She's been committed." Then the phone rings again...
| May 10, 2014
| 6:30 PM
LONDON -- The Eurovision Song Contest, which played to a TV audience of more than 120 million Saturday, was won by bearded Austrian drag queen Conchita Wurst.
Wurst said: "This night is dedicated to everyone who believes in a future of peace and...
| May 5, 2014
| 4:30 AM
LONDON -- Scandi crime series "100 Code," which was created by Bobby Moresco ("Crash," "Million Dollar Baby"), kicked off production Monday. Red Arrow Intl. is distributing.
Moresco, who won an Oscar with Paul Haggis for penning "Crash," will direct...
| Feb 16, 2014
| 4:05 AM
SOCHI, Russia -- Sweden completed a double in Olympic cross-country relays Sunday when its men's team successfully defended its title in the 4-by-10-kilometer event.
A day after its women's team earned a narrow come-from-behind victory, Swedish anchor...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 4:13 AM
SOCHI, Russia — Marit Bjoergen gave Norway a dominant victory in the women's cross-country team sprint on Wednesday for her fifth career Olympic gold medal.
Bjoergen opened up a sizeable gap for Norway on her first of three laps in the final and...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 6:59 AM
SOCHI, Russia — My greeting after finally checking into the open-since-Wednesday Gorki Grand Hotel could not have been more five-alarming.
It came over the hotel intercom first in Russian, then in English.
I actually figured out the Russian part...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 6:17 AM
SOCHI, Russia -- Ola Vigen Hattestad of Norway won the Olympic gold medal Tuesday in the men's cross-country sprint.
A collision early in the finals took out half of the six-man field, leaving Hattestad and Teodor Peterson of Sweden to battle for the...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 8:54 AM
SOCHI, Russia — Finland surprisingly won the men's cross-country team sprint at the Sochi Olympics on Wednesday, taking advantage of a fall that slowed its two closest rivals in the final.
Sami Jauhojaervi was able to pull ahead after Germany's...