By AMANDA VINCENT The No. 4 Stewart-Haas Racing Ford team of Kevin Harvick in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series has dropped its appeal issued by NASCAR after the March 19 Camping World 500 at Phoenix International Raceway. Crew chief Rodney Childers was fined $25,000 and issued a one-race suspension and Harvick and the team [...]
By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer CAMP PERRY, Ohio – The Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) invites bystanders and curious guests to explore the stirring and expanding world of air rifle competition March 30 – April 1, 2017, as hundreds...Show More Summary
WBO Lightweight World Title challenger Petr Petrov has returned to his hometown of Madrid, Spain to finish up preparations for his huge April 8th showdown with undefeated Champion Terry Flanagan at the Manchester Arena, broadcast live on BT Sport and BoxNation. Show More Summary
KATHMANDU (Reuters) - Nepal is urging climbers on Mount Everest, the world's highest peak, to help remove garbage from a camp abandoned two years ago after an earthquake triggered avalanches killing 18 people, as officials prepare to handle a rush of climbers.
SAN JOSE — In the months leading to a World Cup qualifier that the United States was desperate to win, Clint Dempsey wasn’t sure if he would ever play soccer again. Never mind earning an invitation to training camp, being asked by Bruce Arena 48 hours before kickoff whether he would be able to start, […]
Perhaps Alexis Sanchez always acts like this?! Reports have emerged in recent hours regarding the harmony in the Chile camp, after their 1-0 defeat to Argentina in World Cup qualifying on Thursday. Now, Alexis Sanchez has shown pretty poor body language for Arsenal for some time now. And, this has been pointed to his frustration […]
When the cold war ended a quarter century ago, and with it the division of the world into two “camps,” the United Nations decided to start measuring the progress of humanity as a whole. The hope behind such alternative indicators is that an attempt to measure something might help reveal what causes it or could push it along.
One Republican lawmaker in Colorado appeared to twice defend the mass incarceration of Japanese-Americans during World War II while debating a bill that would prevent the state from carrying out President Donald Trump’s executive orders...Show More Summary
The U.S. women's national team is boycotting Worlds over fair wages and other benefits.
Returning to the Manchester Arena for part two of the highly anticipated rematch for the WBA, WBC Diamond and Ring Magazine World Lightweight Championship on Saturday, March 25, both current Champion Jorge “El Niño de Oro” Linares (41-3,...Show More Summary
At least 780 million people in the world lack access to clean water, a dire problem exacerbated by the increasing number of people living in poorly-equipped refugee camps. Researchers from KTH Royal Institute of Technology in SwedenShow More Summary
England in camp The England squad came together yesterday for their upcoming games against Germany and Lithuania, the first of which is a friendly, the second a World Cup qualifier. With Gareth Southgate taking over from Sam Allardyce after just one game of the campaign, England have 3 wins ad a draw from their first […]
By AMANDA VINCENT Ryan Newman’s surprise and overdue win in Sunday’s Camping World 500 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Phoenix International Raceway made him the fourth different winner in the first four races of the season, all but securing a position for the driver of the No. 31 Richard Childress Racing Chevrolet in [...]
To the editor: The year Japanese Americans were sent to internment camps during World War II, a young friend of mine was hired to manage a strawberry farm in Lompoc owned by an internee. At the time I was 11, and I briefly worked on the farm picking strawberries. (“Wages rise on California farms....
Today in Entertainment: Kim Kardashian recalls Paris robbery; Clintons and Obama mourn the death of Chuck Berry March 20, 2017, 1:27 p.m. The art and entertainment world is speaking out against President Trump's first budget proposal which targets the infrastructure of federally funded agencies...
MOSUL, Iraq (Reuters) - Mohammed Ali and his family, carrying all their worldly possessions in a few bags, had been on the road for 18 hours since fleeing their home in an Islamic State-held area of Mosul.
BY AMANDA VINCENT Brad Keselowski’s No. 2 Team Penske Ford failed post-race inspection Sunday at Phoenix International Raceway after the Camping World 500 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race. Keselowski finished fifth in the race. The No. 2 car failed weight/height measurements. According to the NASCAR RULE BOOK, such an infraction calls for penalties including [...]
By AMANDA VINCENT A call by crew chief Luke Lambert to leave Ryan Newman out on the race track during an overtime caution in the Camping World 500 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Phoenix International Raceway on Sunday was the right call, as it led to Newman’s first win since 2013. It also [...]
Ryan Newman used strategy to score an upset win in Sunday’s NASCAR race. Propelled by a late-race gamble not to pit for fresh tires, Ryan Newman snapped a 127-race winless streak and scored an upset victory Sunday at Phoenix International...Show More Summary
Defender Matt Besler and attacker Sacha Kljestan have been called up to the U.S. men's national training camp ahead of a key set of World Cup qualifiers.