| Aug 16, 2013
| 2:08 PM
Oscar Pistorius, the double amputee Olympic sprinter, may face additional charges when he is indicted Monday for the Valentine’s Day killing of his girlfriend, according to news reports.
National Prosecuting Authority spokesman Medupe Simasiku...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 4:22 PM
This is almost certainly not the first time it’s been said (I probably even said it before), but I’ve got one word to describe the English rock band Muse. It soars. It did so again on Monday night at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, where...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 1:44 PM
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - You can define Jacques Rogge’s 12 years as International Olympic Committee president simply by the numbers, which befits a man whose public personality is as serious and dispassionate as a balance sheet.
| Sep 7, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Tokyo won the vote for 2020 Summer Olympic Games on Saturday, beating out two other finalists Istanbul and Madrid.
The Japanese capital city previously held the Summer Olympics in 1964, while the 1998 Winter Games were in Nagano, Japan. Tokyo, which...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 2:58 PM
Sol Republic, the headphone brand swimmer Michael Phelps wore everywhere except underwater at the 2012 Olympics, has gotten itself in deep with the new Master Tracks.
It's moving upscale, from the original $99.99 on-ear Tracks to the $199.99 over-ear...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 2:20 PM
Shortly before leaving for the 2012 London Olympics, USA women's basketball coach Geno Auriemma stood with his arms folded at the team's training facility in Washington, pondering all that had led him there.
He said he was tired of the world travel. He...
| Sep 3, 2013
Beijing 2008 saw one of the most incredible sporting feats the Olympics has ever known. On Aug. 20, Japanese softball pitcher Yukiko Ueno hurled eight scoreless innings before
Japan fell to an indomitable U.S. squad in the bottom of the 9th. Two hours...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 1:58 PM
UCLA had a key player hobble off the field Thursday.
Starting left tackle Simon Goines injured his right knee during a live scrimmage while the Bruins working on short-yardage situations. Goines was helped off the field and later carted to the...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 6:43 PM
Paula Weishoff is taking on double duty again this season, not only coaching the UC Irvine women's volleyball team, but also serving as the program's tour guide back to relevance.
After a 22-8 campaign in her first season at the Anteaters' helm in 2009,...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 6:53 PM
The greatest female pole vaulter ever, a woman whom many consider physically beautiful, showed the ugly face of homophobia two days after winning her third world title in the event Tuesday in Moscow.
While Russia’s Yelena Isinbayeva cannot be...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 12:10 PM
Matt Grevers’ honeymoon will seem forever like a golden anniversary.
Grevers and his wife of four months, Annie Chandler Grevers, are using their trip to Barcelona for the World Swimming Championships as precursor to a European honeymoon postponed...