| Sep 7, 2014
| 8:30 PM
More than any festival outside the Asian region, Toronto serves up the widest range of contemporary Asian cinema each year.
The festival can perhaps thank the city's multi-cultural makeup: Toronto has significant Indian and East Asian populations. And...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 4:26 PM
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — After the USA Basketball practice Tuesday afternoon, Bulls guard Derrick Rose and coach Tom Thibodeau spent several minutes chatting on the court before Rose shot free throws, took jump shots and performed other offensive...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 6:44 PM
IRVINE, Calif. -- The pool brought back bad memories. It was the place where Matt Grevers saw his swimming career go dead in the water at exactly the same point in the Olympic cycle - the U.S. Championships in the middle year between Summer Games....
| Aug 12, 2014
| 4:19 PM
Ethiopia’s Kenenisa Bekele, the greatest track distance runner of the 21st Century, will compete compete in this year’s Bank of America Chicago Marathon, race officials announced Tuesday.
It will be Bekele’s second marathon. He won...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 5:44 PM
In most ways, Derrick Rose's job with Team USA hasn't changed since Kevin Durant opted out of participating in the World Cup last week.
"Derrick's role is easy to play," USA coach Mike Krzyzewski said. "Just get the ball and be Derrick. Be Derrick for...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 9:05 PM
Swimmer Nathan Adrian describes sprinting as being catlike. You eat, take naps, and lounge all day. When it's time to flip the switch, you have to move fast.
Apparently, the cats had a hard time waking up Wednesday night.
In a slow race across the...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 4:43 PM
Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant informed USA Basketball on Thursday that he is withdrawing from the team ahead of the 2014 FIBA World Cup.
Durant told Coach Mike Krzyzewski and USA Basketball Chairman Jerry Colangelo that he was “...
| Aug 10, 2014
| 7:16 PM
IRVINE, Calif. — If this year's Phillips 66 National Championships hold any enduring place in Michael Phelps' mind, he might remember them as a needed, albeit painful, slug of reality.
Until the past week, Phelps had treated his four-month...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 6:07 PM
Aqua Sphere CEO Don Rockwell says he had no idea that Michael Phelps, the most decorated Olympic athlete of all time, would come out of retirement when the swimming equipment manufacturer sought earlier this year to partner with him.
Talk about added...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 7:26 PM
The most decorated of Olympians enters the room without fanfare. Wearing a black cap tucked low, he quickly sits with his legs crossed, feet peeking out from underneath a "USA Swimming" tablecloth, as he shifts in a sagging plastic chair.
He has done...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 4:30 AM
LONDON -- Sebastian Coe, who has been the favorite to succeed as chairman of the BBC's governing body, the BBC Trust, has withdrawn from the race.
Coe, who masterminded the London 2012 Olympics and is chairman of the British Olympic Assn., told the Daily...