| Aug 17, 2014
| 11:47 PM
ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Cricket hero Imran Khan rode a wave of discontent to finally break through as a serious player in Pakistani politics at last year's election. Now he is aiming even higher, leading thousands on a march to the capital in a bid to...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 11:48 PM
COLOMBO (Reuters) - Following is a list of the top 10 run-scorers in test cricket after Sri Lanka's Mahela Jayawardene retired from the longest format on Monday.
Player Matches Runs Average 100s
Sachin Tendulkar (India) 200 15921 53.78 51
| Aug 16, 2014
| 6:48 PM
For the past 14 years, visitors to the mothballed Lower Saucon Elementary School on Wassergass Road have found it deserted.
If they return this fall, they'll still hear crickets, but this time it won't be a sign of inactivity.
The Bug Co., a Minnesota...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 2:42 PM
UConn Football Lands Another
Justice Pettus-Dixon, a 5-foot-11, 182-pound cornerback from St. Frances Academy in Baltimore, committed to the UConn football program Wednesday. Pettus-Dixon is the 13th commitment in the Huskies' Class of 2015. He had...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 1:27 PM
Cricket Wireless, which disappeared last year after being acquired by AT&T, has been relaunched as the mobile giant's budget wireless arm.
New Cricket customers will be able to access AT&T's nationwide 4G network through a variety of plans that include...
| May 15, 2014
| 10:30 AM
All was normal on Hollywood Boulevard last week — or as normal as it gets, anyway — save for a strip of AstroTurf and a pitching mound that had been erected in the middle of the street. Outside the El Capitan Theatre, nine wide-eyed hopefuls...
| May 27, 2014
| 9:08 AM
It's very hard for a film based on a true story to steer clear of Hollywood's exaggerations and misinterpretations. But not Million Dollar Arm.
In the film, two young men from India, Rinku Singh (Suraj Sharma) and Dinesh Patel (Madhur Mittal),...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 6:49 PM
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SYDNEY, Australia — From behind home plate, the architect pointed at the outfield wall in the distance and explained one particular challenge of building a baseball field without desecrating the sacred...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 4:59 PM
SYDNEY, Australia — On the morning the Dodgers landed in Australia, there was a vague reference to their upcoming season-opening series on the cover of the Sydney Morning Herald.
There was a small box that included a picture of basketball star...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 5:52 PM
Would you eat crickets if they were hidden in crunchy chips or chocolate chip cookies?
Bugs are a regular part of some diets in other parts of the world, though in the United States many typically do their best to keep them out of their food. But...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 10:30 AM
"Jerry Maguire Goes to India" or "Slumdog Fireballer" must have been the high-concept pitch for baseball drama "Million Dollar Arm," but the highly enjoyable result isn't nearly as opportunistic as it sounds -- even if it is, in part, a portrait of a...