| Jul 30, 2013
| 12:08 AM
COLORADO SPRINGS — Imperial Valley native Tirso Lara Jr. will be spending the next two weeks at the U.S. Olympic Training Center here, preparing to represent the USA at the Junior World Wrestling Championships in Bulgaria next month.
| Sep 5, 2013
Headlines for Thursday, September 5, 2013
ROGER WATERS: One Wall He Does Not Want to Tear Down
Roger Waters took his production of Pink Floyd's The Wall to Berlin, Germany last night, and on Tuesday he joined a protest to protect one of the last...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 4:51 PM
INDIANAPOLIS -- Bob Bowman is back coaching after a nine-month hiatus.
At the first suggestion, however indirect, of his star former swimmer returning, Bowman broke out laughing.
“Whatever are you talking about?’’ Bowman said as...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 4:35 PM
April Ross, a former Newport Harbor High standout, has confirmed that she will team with three-time Olympic gold medalist Kerri Walsh Jennings before the end of the season, Ross told FIVB.com Monday.
Multiple media outlets had reported a link between...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 11:52 AM
Michelle Silva knows how to defend herself.
She’s been doing it all her life.
Most of the 18-year-old’s defense comes on the mat, where she’s on the fast track to compete in the 2016 Olympics in tae kwon do. She’s already...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Not to be outdone by ABC's announcement today of the latest Dancing With the Stars cast, NBC has announced the contestants for The Biggest Loser Season 15, which debuts Oct. 8. Alison Sweeney is back as host of The Biggest Loser, along with trainers Bob...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 5:08 PM
STORRS — Between the UConn opener in November and the Olympic gold medal game in August 2016, Geno Auriemma might be favored to win every game he coaches.
With Breanna Stewart and Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis, UConn could, incredibly enough, run off...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 10:23 AM
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina -- The question to Denis Oswald was about the chances for any U.S. bid city to win the 2024 Summer Olympics.
Oswald’s answer Friday included ripping Chicago’s failed bid for 2016.
“I think certainly the fact...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 10:32 PM
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina -- Tokyo was awarded the 2020 Olympics on Saturday, capitalizing on its reputation as a ‘‘safe pair of hands’’ and defying concerns about the Fukushima nuclear crisis.
Tokyo defeated Istanbul 60-36 in the...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 1:44 PM
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - You can define Jacques Rogge’s 12 years as International Olympic Committee president simply by the numbers, which befits a man whose public personality is as serious and dispassionate as a balance sheet.
| Sep 6, 2013
| 9:22 PM
Time is relative...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 9:58 PM
The Region 8 Junior Olympic Track and Field Championships will showcase some of the finest athletes in the Upper Midwest at Swisher Field this weekend, including a brother-sister duo that is coming off a strong national showing.