Peyton hopes to go out on top like boss Elway

Feb 4, 2016

Peyton hopes to go out on top like boss Elway

The last time the world saw John Elway in a Broncos uniform, he was facing the stands, both hands aloft, holding his helmet in his left hand, and his right hand clenched into a tight, celebratory fist. He flashed that toothy smile, knowing that ...

Beckham lifts Giants to win

Dec 15, 2015

Beckham lifts Giants to win

With the score tied in the fourth quarter, Odell Beckham Jr. somehow slipped 5 yards behind the secondary. That turned out to be the winning margin for the New York Giants. Beckham’s 84-yard touchdown reception put the Giants ahead to stay with 11 minutes ...

Defense sparks Eagles in rout of Giants

Oct 20, 2015

Defense sparks Eagles in rout of Giants

A tenacious defense bailed out Sam Bradford and made Eli Manning miserable. DeMarco Murray ran for 109 yards and a touchdown, Nolan Carroll returned one of Manning’s two interceptions for a score and the Philadelphia Eagles beat the New York Giants 27-7 Monday night. ...

Giants beat 49ers on last-minute touchdown

Oct 12, 2015

Giants beat 49ers on last-minute touchdown

Eli Manning took a sip of a drink on the sideline, then slammed down the cup. Not in frustration, but in celebration. Larry Donnell’s spectacular catch over two 49ers with 21 seconds remaining lifted the New York Giants past San Francisco 30-27 on Sunday ...

Giants put away Redskins

Sep 25, 2015

Giants put away Redskins

The New York Giants do know how to hold onto a lead. New York didn’t let Washington steal a victory late, finishing off a 32-21 decision Thursday night on Odell Beckham Jr.’s 30-yard touchdown catch and Rueben Randle’s 41-yarder. The Giants fell apart in ...

Giants sign Manning to new four-year deal

Sep 12, 2015

Giants sign Manning to new four-year deal

Eli Manning signed a four-year, $84 million contract extension with the New York Giants on Friday. The Giants announced the deal with the two-time Super Bowl MVP two days before the season opener at Dallas. The 34-year-old Manning is now under contract through the ...

Manning having more fun at training camp

Aug 13, 2014

Manning having more fun at training camp

Peyton Manning seems to be having a lot more fun this summer. He’s still grinding through training camp like always but he’s also showing a loosey-goosey side that he rarely flashed in Indy or in his first two seasons in Denver. One morning, he’s ...

Jul 24, 2011

Education or indoctrination?

In early June, Japan’s Supreme Court ruled that it is constitutional for a school principal to order teachers to stand and sing the national anthem “Kimigayo,” echoing a May 30 ruling by the court for a similar edict issued by the Tokyo Board of ...

Jun 9, 2011

China-Pakistan strategic ties deepen

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After the daring U.S. raid that killed Osama bin Laden in his hideout next to Pakistan’s premier military academy, Islamabad has openly played its China card to caution Washington against pushing it too hard. And China has been more than eager to show itself ...

Mar 3, 2008

Oscar for patient diplomacy

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LOS ANGELES — For much of the first few years of the new millennium, North Korea was viewed as the most probable nation-state aggressor in Asia. The holed-up communist regime had precious little to show for its decades in power, apart from its notorious ...