Sacramento Olympian overcomes paralysis diagnosis, walks again
A Sacramento native and two-time Olympic high jumper who was paralyzed after an accident returned to his college track.
9 hours ago - KCRA
Why the Olympic Games Are Steering Clear of E-Sports
Athletes of the future won't necessarily cross finish lines or score goals. Some may, in fact, be professional e-sports players who rack up virtual wins. Aware of the huge...
12 hours ago - Fortune
Experts predict Olympics in Las Vegas, higher Strip land values
Three economic experts shared their views of what could be in store for Las Vegas in a 90-minute presentation before the Economic Club of Las Vegas Friday at Bali Hai.
12 hours ago - Review Journal
Why China's decision to stop buying Canadian canola seed is a symbolic dagger to Canada's heart
Suppose for a moment that China had been casting about for a symbolic target in its ongoing dispute with Canada. What are the options to strike at Canadian identity? How could...
15 hours ago - National Post
'Fantastic, technical, confident': Putin lauds Alina Zagitova for figure skating success
Russian President Vladimir Putin has congratulated 16-year-old Olympic gold medalist Alina Zagitova after she won the 2019 World Figure Skating Championships in Saitama, Japan...
18 hours ago - RT
Scott Stinson: Canadian and American CWHL stars put national loyalties aside for Clarkson Cup final
TORONTO - Katia Clement-Heydra offers a blunt assessment of Hilary Knight, the Team USA star who became her teammate on Les Canadiennes Montreal this season. “She has so much...
18 hours ago - National Post
Semenya ‘optimistic' of victory in appeal against IAAF rules
Caster Semenya is “optimistic” of victory in her appeal against IAAF rules designed to control naturally high levels of testosterone in female athletes, the two-time Olympic...
19 hours ago - National Post - 3 articles
Semenya "optimistic" of victory in appeal against IAAF rules
JOHANNESBURG - Caster Semenya's lawyers say the Olympic champion is "optimistic" of victory in her appeal against IAAF rules designed to control naturally high levels of...
19 hours ago - Saint Louis Today - 3 articles
Semenya “optimistic” of victory in appeal against IAAF rules
JOHANNESBURG - Caster Semenya's lawyers say the Olympic champion is “optimistic” of victory in her appeal against IAAF rules designed to control naturally high levels of...
20 hours ago - The Seattle Times - 3 articles
Alina Zagitova Follows Olympic Gold With a World Championship
Zagitova, a 16-year-old Russian, captured her first title at worlds. Elizabet Tursynbaeva became the first woman to land a quadruple jump at the worlds and finished second.
22 hours ago - NY Times - 5 articles
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US-backed forces say ISIS has lost its final stronghold in Syria
U.S.-backed forces in Syria announced Saturday they have liberated the last pocket of territory held by the Islamic State in Syria.
Priest stabbed while leading Mass; suspect arrested after attack is caught...
The 26-year-old suspect was detained by security staff at the church and taken into custody by police.
U.S.-backed Syrian force declares victory over Islamic State
BAGHOUZ, Syria - U.S.-backed forces declared military victory over the Islamic State group in Syria on Saturday after liberating the last pocket of territory held by the...
Former officer Michael Rosfeld found not guilty in death of Antwon Rose
After just a few hours, the jury ruled on the June 19 fatal shooting of Antwon Rose by former East Pittsburgh police officer Michael Rosfeld
Fight Tracks: The walkout songs of Bellator 218
Gallery Emmanuel Sanchez def. Georgi Karakhanyan at Bellator 218: Best photos While it takes intense training, world-class skills and maybe even a bit of luck to register a...
Kamala Harris pitches big increase in teacher pay
HOUSTON - Kamala Harris is going big on teacher pay as part of the presidential candidate's first major policy foray. The California Democrat will announce at a rally here...
Mueller Submits Russia Report To Department Of Justice
Special Counsel Robert Mueller's long-awaited report on his findings of the over two-year-long investigation into any ties between the Russian government and Trump campaign...
Poll: Majority wants Mueller report released to the public
Voters overwhelmingly think the forthcoming report prepared by Robert Mueller, the special counsel investigating foreign interference in the 2016 election and the Trump...
Rockets need ridiculous James Harden night to hold off Spurs
HOUSTON - James Harden matched his career high with 61 points, including 27 in the first quarter, to lead the Rockets to a 111-105 victory over the Spurs on Friday night...
Report: FEMA wrongly released personal data of millions of victims
Personal information of 2.3 million survivors of devastating 2017 hurricanes and wildfires was wrongly given to a contractor, according to a government watchdog report.