| Feb 28, 2014
| 3:36 PM
SYDNEY, Australia — The Los Angeles Dodgers' season-opening series in Australia later this month takes place on some of the most hallowed sports turf in the world: the Sydney Cricket Ground. Just for comparison, baseball was being played at these...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 2:30 AM
LONDON -- Subrata Roy, head of India's $11 billion Sahara group, was arrested on Friday after he surrendered to the police. The Indian Supreme Court had ordered the arrest on Wednesday over Sahara's involvement in raising $3.8 billion via illegal bonds....
| 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...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 6:11 AM
Since "Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story" dates all the way to 1989, long before "Motown" or "Jersey Boys" or "Memphis" or "Million Dollar Quartet" or, perish the Broadway memory, "Baby It's You!" it hardly seems fair to complain about the hackneyed way in...
| Feb 10, 2013
| 3:44 PM
The Thomas and Jimmy situation just got real(ly sad).
Yes, a lot went down in this two-hour penultimate episode of Season 3. It all felt, at times, a bit laborious (this was two of the U.K. episodes, for some reason, smashed together), but it...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 5:08 AM
Welcome to Mardi Gras week. Even on a Monday, Internet users have plenty to gawk at as New Orleans avoids allowing a celebration to get in the way of a shooting, the Pope resigns for the first time since the Middle Ages, and Jack White brings down...
| Mar 3, 2013
Nick Markakis, Adam Jones and the other Orioles get four months off between baseball seasons. Joe Flacco, Ray Rice and the world champion Ravens have five months to go before training camp begins.
Big-time athletes, after all, need a chance to rest...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 1:45 PM
Every weekend for the past few months, Vimal Patel has caught up with the men in his family at a large field near the Hindu Temple of Hampton Roads in Chesapeake for a family reunion of sorts. But the reason for these gatherings is unique — they...
| Apr 13, 2013
| 12:18 PM
When Chirag Vani, 27, stepped onto the field for the title match at the American College Cricket national championship last month, he and the rest of the UMBC cricket club were confident.
"We had won the Mid-Atlantic Regional last year, so we had...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 4:15 AM
NEW DELHI -- Indian cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar retired Saturday, drawing to a close a stellar 24-year career with tears, a final wave and the enduring love of millions.
Spectators in the packed stands of Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai, his hometown,...