| May 8, 2013
| 12:30 PM
NBC won 10 kudos at the 34th annual Sports Emmy Awards in New York on Tuesday, part of 23 hauled in by the NBC Sports Group.
HBO was second among individual networks receiving honors from the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences with six,...
| May 8, 2013
| 11:15 PM
If you were at the Sunset League swim finals at Newport Harbor High last week and you did a double take because you thought you saw Aaron Peirsol, well, that's because you did.
Aaron is back in Newport Beach. If you see him please welcome him as for the...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 6:38 PM
So here’s the real question about the Tuesday ceremony in Amsterdam in which Queen Beatrix abdicated and passed the robe (they don’t wear crowns) to her son, Willem-Alexander, who just turned 46: Did Britain's Prince Charles, who was in...
| May 2, 2013
| 11:25 PM
Some of the world’s best Olympic-style shooting competitors -- including a Selby man -- will be among the 300 athletes from 40 nations competing in Fort Benning, Ga.
Brian Beaman of Selby will be competing in the International Shooting Sport...
| May 3, 2013
| 1:22 PM
Economists are forecasting slow growth in advertising spending for the remainder of 2013 amid encouraging signs from the U.S. labor market.
Media companies are doing their best to grab a bigger slice of the pie.
This week, Wall Street cheered Viacom...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 8:43 AM
Now we are going to see how obstinate the International Olympic Committee can be.
Its two traditional sports superpower nations, the United States and Russia, both have vowed to do everything possible to overturn the IOC executive board decision to dump...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 6:26 PM
Wrestling was present at the creation.
It is in the Book of Genesis, where Jacob goes to the mat with an angel.
It is portrayed on a renowned, 2,500-year-old Greek vase, with Hercules wrestling the life out of the previously invincible Antaeus.
| Dec 21, 2012
| 6:25 PM
When the Summer Olympics began with the staid Queen of England taking part in a James Bond skit filmed for the best opening ceremony ever, you knew the biggest event on the global sports calendar had a chance to be a celebration of both winning and...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 8:55 PM
LONDON — What if, on Oct. 2, 2009, in Denmark, International Olympic Committee President Jacques Rogge had said: "Tonight I have the honor to announce that the Games of the 31st Olympiad are awarded to the city of ... Chicago."?
In the nearly three...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 7:43 AM
LONDON – It wasn’t so many years ago that if you told friends of plans to be in London for a month, they would have said. “You have to eat English food that long?”
To everyone but a pompous Frenchman, that notion thankfully become...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 1:37 PM
With a brilliant sun overhead and the ocean within yards, the Pantech Beach Championships landed in Ocean City Thursday.
Enthusiastic Dew Tour fans packed the beach to watch competition in skateboarding, BMX bike riding and surfing. Even the practice...