| Sep 28, 2014
| 5:00 AM
As Netflix has spread its video streaming services around the globe, the company's been met with curiosity, skepticism and, at times, indifference.
But none of the Silicon Valley giant's adventures abroad generated the mix of fear and anxiety that it...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 5:50 PM
Supporters of French President Francois Hollande have awoken each morning for the last four weeks thinking things surely could get no worse.
Already, unemployment figures remained stubbornly high. Economic growth was close to zero. The president's...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 2:54 PM
It's not the way French President Francois Hollande would want to be known: cold, calculating and uncaring.
But that is the way he was portrayed by former First Lady Valerie Trierweiler in an intimate and damaging account of their stormy relationship,...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 4:04 PM
As we all know, the United States' World Cup hopes ended Tuesday with a 2-1 overtime loss to Belgium.
Belgium clearly dominated the game and if not for the play of goalkeeper Tim Howard this game would have ended in regulation time. Howard had a record-...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 6:29 PM
Three weeks ago, Juergen Klinsmann predicted his U.S. team wouldn't win the World Cup. And he was right.
So who is he picking in the final?
"Brazil is the No. 1 name to mention," Klinsmann said Wednesday, "because of their talent [and] their home...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 6:03 PM
Wimbledon fans got an entertaining show from a tennis senior citizen and a big sigh of relief from their top-seeded men's player here Wednesday.
Novak Djokovic, who won here in 2011 and lost in the final to Andy Murray last year, was cruising on...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 3:53 PM
Play was stopped, but the suspense was palpable. France fullback Lucas Digne lay on the turf, shaken up when Ecuador midfielder Antonio Valencia left cleat marks on his leg while they fought for the ball.
How would Noumandiez Doue adjudicate the matter?...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 5:44 AM
Mark Cavendish's Tour de France came to a brutal end after the British sprint specialist failed to recover from a crash at the end of the first stage and pulled out of the race Sunday morning.
"It's devastating," Cavendish, who will have an MRI scan...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 7:18 AM
ARENBERG PORTE DU HAINAUT, France - Chris Froome's attempt to win a second successive Tour de France ended in bitter disappointment after less than a week of the race Wednesday when he crashed out on stage five.
On a miserable, rain-sodden day in...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 9:01 AM
REIMS, France - Andre Greipel emerged from the shadow of fellow German Marcel Kittel to win the sixth stage of the Tour de France, a 194-kilometer ride from Arras on Thursday.
Norway's Alexander Kristoff was second and Frenchman Samuel Dumoulin took...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 9:00 AM
LILLE, France - German Marcel Kittel won his third stage on this year's Tour de France when he prevailed in a bunch sprint on Tuesday after defending champion Chris Froome suffered a fall.
Kittel, who won the first and third stages, now has seven Tour...