Australia captures more Commonwealth pool gold

Jul 26, 2014

Australia captures more Commonwealth pool gold

Australia continued to lead the way in the pool at the Commonwealth Games as it won four more gold medals on Friday, while England claimed its first two swimming golds. There was also more joy for host Scotland as Dan Martin won the men’s ...

Unbeaten Japan leads International Crown

Jul 26, 2014

Unbeaten Japan leads International Crown

Sakura Yokomine sank a 15-foot par putt at 18 to complete an astonishing fightback that kept Japan undefeated and atop the field at the LPGA International Crown matches on Friday. Standing 6 down with seven holes to play, Yokomine and Ai Miyazato rallied to ...

Johnson puts football first

Jul 26, 2014

Johnson puts football first

Andre Johnson had some issues with the Houston Texans. In the end, they weren’t serious enough to keep the star receiver off the field. Johnson was all smiles when he reported to camp on time Friday. He’s looking to move past an offseason where ...

Navardauskas wins Stage 19

Jul 26, 2014

Navardauskas wins Stage 19

Ramunas Navardauskas of Lithuania led a late breakaway in a downpour to win the 19th stage of the Tour de France on Friday after hitching a ride with his Garmin-Sharp teammates. Italy’s Vincenzo Nibali retained the overall leader’s yellow jersey and is expected to ...

| Jul 26, 2014

'Eigonomics'

Middle-aged woman (watching Prime Minister Shinzo Abe speak in the Diet on television): Apparently he's very good at speaking English.

Images reveal mystery of duck-shaped comet

Jul 26, 2014

Images reveal mystery of duck-shaped comet

New images reveal that the deep-space comet on which mankind plans to land a probe later this year, has an “extraordinarily irregular,” ducklike shape, the European Space Agency said on July 17. The icy body dubbed Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko is composed of two parts: one ...