"Dancing with the Stars" is about to go into its 20th season, yet fans of the show can't forget the undeniable chemistry between season 18 champions, Olympic gold ice dancer Meryl Davis and DWTS pro Maksim Chmerkovskiy. Since week four...Show More Summary
We all know—or should know—that Olympic athletes don't make a penny from that 17-day extravaganza of running, jumping, throwing, swimming, flipping, etc. That pisses two-time Olympian Nick Symmonds off. It should, especially when you...Show More Summary
Fig Central and Metropolis aren't the only huge projects planned around LA Live in South Park. LA Live/Staples owner AEG is planning to cross over Olympic so it can add 755 rooms in a 38-story tower to its JW...
In just his seventh professional fight, Zou Shiming will take on Amnat Ruenroeng Saturday with the IBF Flyweight Championship hanging in the balance in Macau, China. Shiming, who is a two-time Olympic gold medalist, will go for the title in front of what promises to be a partisan Chinese crowd. Show More Summary
Photos: Chris Farina/Top Rank Two-time Chinese Olympic gold medalist and #1 world-rated flyweight contender Zou Shiming and undefeated IBF flyweight world champion Amnat Ruenroeng (14-0, 5 KOs), from Chonburi, Thailand faced off during the final press conference Thursday at The … Continue reading ? The post Shiming-Ruenroeng Press Conference appeared first on Boxing News.
In October 2014, doctors told former Olympic gymnast, Jaime Halsey, that she should abort two of her triplets to save the other. But Jaime and her husband, Steve, refused and were referred to a specialist. Their specialist brought grim news: their triplets only had a 50/50 chance of surviving. However, just last week, the couple […]
Smartbike startup Vanhawks, part of the Y Combinator Winter 2015 class, has raised $1.6 million from Real Ventures, Olympic triathlon gold medallist Simon Whitfield, Brenda Irwin of Relentless Pursuit partners and various angels. The...Show More Summary
Today, the first Wednesday in March, is the annual campaign to "Spread The Word To End The Word." The campaign is supported by Special Olympics, Best Buddies, and more than 200 other organizations. This campaign is to make people aware of the words they use, specifically the word retard(ed) in every day language. Show More Summary
By Scott Gilfoid: Before he gets a hoped for third world title fight against IBF/IBO/WBA/WBO heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko, #14 WBC Tony Thompson (40-5, 27 KOs) wants to beat Olympic medalists [...] More boxing news on BoxingNews24.com
Photos: Chris Farina / Top Rank Two-time Chinese Olympic gold medalist and No. 1 world-rated flyweight contender Zou Shiming makes his “Grand Arrival” Wednesday at The Venetian Macao in Macau, China for his upcoming challenge of undefeated IBF flyweight world … Continue reading ? The post Zou Shiming grand arrival appeared first on Boxing News.
World and Olympic lightweight champion Katie Taylor aims to keep improving in the run-up to the inaugural European Games.
Olympic champion Nicola Adams is set to be among those competing in the first European Games this summer, as David McDaid explains.
English FA wants a joint football team at the next Olympics but the move has been opposed by Wales and Scotland.
When USA Swimming suspended Michael Phelps for six months after he picked up his second drunk-driving charge in 10 years, it also announced that the 18-time Olympic gold medalist would be prohibited from competing at this year’s world championships in Russia. But now, according to ESPN.com, the organization may be reconsidering its stance. [Phelps gets […]
If the name of Mark Roberts doesn’t ring a bell, his body might. He is the British man who has been interrupting events for more than 22 years, in more than 22 countries, by running naked through events -- from the Olympics to the Super Bowl.
If anyone has been wondering what’s happening with the former South African Olympic hero, Oscar Pistorius, wonder no more. Pistorius is not a happy boy and is living in fear of being poisoned. Convicted of killing his girlfriend Reeva...Show More Summary
This week it was announced that LeapFrog and Olympic Gold-Medalist Figure Skater Kristi Yamaguchi are joining forces to raise awareness of the importance of reading to young children with the launch of the “20/20 Reading Challenge.” The post Kristi Yamaguchi Teams Up With LeapFrog to Raise Awareness of Early Childhood Literacy appeared first on Growing Your Baby.
Northern Ontario's Brad Jacobs remains unbeaten after six games to top the standings at the Canadian men's curling championship. The reigning Olympic champions hammered Prince Edward Island's Adam Casey 11-1 in the Tuesday afternoon draw.
JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash. - Enlisting in today's all-volunteer Army is a big deal. Reenlisting in the Army during a time of war is an even bigger deal, which is why Hope Solo, an American soc......