Nadal Beats Federer at Aussie Open

- January 24, 2014

Rafael Nadal continued his dominant streak over Roger Federer to reach the Australian Open final for the third time, beating the 17-time major winner to set up a championship decider against No. 8-seeded Stan Wawrinka.

Yanks Sign Perfect Tanaka For $155M

- January 22, 2014

NEW YORK –  The New York Yankees and prized Japanese pitcher Masahiro Tanaka agreed on Jan. 22 to a $155 million, seven-year contract. In addition […]

Serena Bounced From Aussie Open

- January 20, 2014

MELBOURNE, Australia – Moments before she started pounding the first of her many winners past Serena Williams at the Australian Open, Ana Ivanovic listened intently […]

Blazing Heat Melts Australian Open

- January 17, 2014

MELBOURNE, Australia –  Li Na had one simple request before answering questions in her on-court, post-match interview after battling for 2½ hours in the brutal […]

Ronaldo Named Best Soccer Player

- January 14, 2014

ZURICH –  Cristiano Ronaldo couldn’t hide how much it meant to him, finally being voted the world’s best player again. Having spent four years in […]

Obama Sends Sochi Gay Message

- December 23, 2013

WASHINGTON –  President Barack Obama says the delegation he’s sending to Russia for the Winter Olympics shows the United States doesn’t make distinctions on the […]

Magnus Carlsen, 22, Wins World Chess Title

- November 22, 2013

CHENNAI, India – Dubbed a Harry Potter-like figure because of his youth, 22-year-old Norwegian Magnus Carlsen has won the chess world championship to become the […]

African-Americans Now a Minority in…Boxing!

- November 19, 2013

There was a time not too long ago when professional boxing was dominated – absolutely flat-out dominated – by African-Americans. Particularly in the heavyweight division, […]