| 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...
| 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),...
| 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...
| 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...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 8:30 AM
LONDON -- Star India, 21st Century Fox's pay TV subsid, has announced a 200 billion rupee ($3.2 billion) investment in the Indian sports business.
Following News Corp's 2012 buyout of ESPN's 50 per cent share in the ESPN Star Sports joint venture...
| 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,...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 4:30 AM
LONDON -- Bollywood stars Salman Khan, Ranbir Kapoor, John Abraham, retired cricketers Sachin Tendulkar and Saurav Ganguly and Spanish club Atletico Madrid are among the owners of the eight franchises announced for the Indian Super League (ISL) soccer...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 1:22 PM
JOHANNESBURG, South Africa – Hours before South African Olympian Oscar Pistorius fatally shot his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, she wrote him a Valentine’s Day card with the words, “I think today is a good day to tell you that I love...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 8:23 AM
PRETORIA, South Africa — Prosecutor Gerrie Nel launched an aggressive cross examination Wednesday of South African Olympian Oscar Pistorius, on trial for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Nel pounced when Pistorius admitted that people...