Sunday, February 23, 2014
Taiwan won a gold medal in a women's event and a silver in a mixed event Friday at the 2014 Tug of War International Federation (TWIF) World Indoor Championships in Ireland.
Monday, February 17, 2014
Frenchman Renaud Lavillenie broke Sergei Bubka's 21-year-old indoor pole vault world record on Saturday at the same Donetsk meeting where the Ukrainian great set the old mark in 1993.
Friday, February 14, 2014
After 50 years of debate over her unattainably perfect figure, Barbie now is unapologetic about her tiny waist and endless legs.
Monday, February 10, 2014
A border collie named Kelso rocketed to a win in the Westminster Kennel Club's new agility competition, while a husky mix called Roo! ran away with the recognition afforded to mixed-breed dogs at the nation's premier show for the first time since the 1800s.
Saturday, February 8, 2014
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his Chinese counterpart appear not to be bothered by the international ruckus over Russia's law restricting gay rights.1 Comment
Evgeni Plushenko stole the show, then Yuzuru Hanyu stole the lead in the new team event at the Sochi Olympics.
Russia on Friday officially opens its first ever Winter Olympics with a ceremony attended by dozens of heads of state and aimed at impressing a skeptical world with an unforgettable spectacle.
Bode Miller is at his fifth Olympics and already owns a U.S.-record five Alpine medals, so in many ways he certainly already has, as he put it Thursday, “been here and done this.”
Austrian three-time Olympic ski jumping champion Thomas Morgenstern described his battle to make the Sochi Winter Games following a horror fall as his biggest victory of the year.
Friday, February 7, 2014
The first events got under way at the Sochi Winter Olympics on Thursday, with Britain's Billy Morgan the first competitor in action in snowboarding.