U.S. Women Hold Off Finland, 3-1

- February 8, 2014

The medal-favorite American women’s hockey team beat Finland and its seemingly unbeatable goalie Noora Raty, 3-1 in the opening game at the Sochi Olympics.

U.S.’ Kostenburg Takes Slope Gold

- February 8, 2014

KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia – Sage Kotsenburg loves snowboarding for all its unexpected surprises. Winning the Olympic gold medal, for one. And winning it with a […]

A-Roid Strikes Out Again

- February 8, 2014

Yankee slugger Alex Rodriguez ended his extended and acrimonious fight with Major League Baseball, withdrawing a pair of lawsuits and accepting a season-long suspension.

Marred Opening For Sochi Olympics

- February 7, 2014

The Sochi Olympics opened on Feb. 7 with Russian songs, dances, and celebration – but miscues, as an Olympic ring failed to open, symbolizing its rocky start.

Greece’s Ski Jumper At Sochi

- February 7, 2014

SOCHI, Russia – Greece may have created the Olympics but hasn’t exactly been a contender in any of the winter versions. But now it has […]

Hall of Fame Slugger Kiner Dies

- February 7, 2014

NEW YORK – Ralph Kiner was a smash as a slugger, launching so many home runs over the left-field wall at old Forbes Field that […]

UN Chief Blasts Anti-Gay Sochi

- February 6, 2014

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon condemned attacks and discrimination against homosexuals 6, touching on the gay rights issue in Russia that overshadowed preparations for the Sochi Olympics.

Greece’s Tough World Hoop Draw

- February 4, 2014

BARCELONA, Spain – The United States will play Turkey in the group stage of this summer’s World Cup of Basketball in a rematch of the […]

Guy, Giants Strahan in NFL Hall

- February 2, 2014

Punter Ray Guy, who waited 23 years, and New York Giants defensive end were among the selectees to the National Football League Hall of Fame.