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2 hrs ago | Sporting News
A look at the 12 people to be inducted June 8 into the International Boxing Hall of Fame and Museum: Born on Feb. 4, 1973, in Montebello, Calif.
Should the US stop sending aid to developing countries?
Should government buildings be allowed to display religious symbols?
6 hrs ago | WTOL-TV Toledo
Warning that Brazil has "no time to lose," new International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach will travel soon to Rio de Janeiro to check on the troubled preparations for the 2016 Games.
9 hrs ago | WTAX-AM Springfield
The United States will bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics as long as they find a candidate city that meets necessary conditions, United States Olympic Committee chairman Larry Probst said on Tuesday.
13 hrs ago | Basingstoke Gazette
Alison Crompton, of Andover Road, celebrated after receiving her award at this year's Kellogg's ASA Swimtastic Awards, in which she took home third prize for her swimming achievements in the Parent of the Year category.
A group of Fenland school children got to see the world's best tennis players in action in London after their school won a national competition.
OLYMPIC and European dressage champion Charlotte Dujardin heads the Reem Acra FEI World Cup event line-up at London Olympia on December 16 and 17. Dujardin will ride Valegro, the horse she won Olympic team and individual gold with at London 2012 before two European individual titles in Denmark earlier this year.
Demonstrations during June's Confederations Cup - the World Cup warm-up - caught Brazil's police and military police by surprise.
Woods, coming off his first U.S. Amateur title, rode on the Chiropractic Centennial Foundation float that required seven tons of flowers to build.
Mark Cavendish has once again signalled his interest in the prospect of competing for Great Britain on the track at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics.
The two-year-old, who enjoys a kick-about with her elder brothers - 14-year-old Brooklyn, 12-year-old Romeo and Cruz, nine, could even follow in her father's footsteps, reported the Evening Standard.
Tom Daley of Great Britain dries himself during the Men's 10m Platform Diving final on day nine of the 15th FINA World Championships at Piscina Municipal de Montjuic on July 28, 2013 in Barcelona, Spain.
It won't be long before Floyd Mayweather Jr. reveals his next fighter this coming May 3, 2014 bout.
Timmy Duggan signs autographs before Stage 3 of the USA Pro Challenge from Gunnison to Aspen in 2012.
Organizers of the 2014 World Cup say football great Pele will make an appearance at Friday's draw in Brazil but his role is being kept a secret.
The cycling team run by Bjarne Riis and containing two-time Tour de France champion Alberto Contador has been bought by Russian businessman Oleg Tinkov and will be known as Tinkoff-Saxo for the next three years.
British diver Tom Daley reveals he is in a relationship with a man, but still interested in women, in frank YouTube video http://www.mid-day.com/sports/2013/dec/021213-british-olympic-star-tom-daley-reveals-hes-dating-man-as-he-comes-out-as-bisexual.htm British diver Tom Daley reveals he is in a relationship with a man, but still interested in ... (more)