An Australian hero's story of survival The Australian explorer forced to eat his dogs to survive 02/27/2014 - 5:45 pm | View Link
This Week in Photography: Heavy-Metal Kitties, Spying on the NSA, and Sochi From Space This week's installment is full of good stuff. We look at aerial photos of government intelligence agencies, marvel at the NYT's slick multimedia coverage of the Olympics, check out metalheads and their cats, and tell the story of a camera that fell from 8,000 feet and survived. Enjoy. 02/15/2014 - 6:40 am | View Link
How Matthes – The RR Of Backstroke – Still Rocks At the 1991 World Championships in Perth, Australia, organisers threw a party for former Olympic and world champions ... lived and worked as an orthopaedic surgeon since 1995, this week reveals that the backstroke ace still has some of the records he ... 06/12/2013 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Bobsled champ Holcomb reveals failed suicide attempt It finally reached the point, he said, "where it just didn't feel like it was really worth it." That's when Holcomb — now the defending world and Olympic champion who snapped a 62-year gold-medal drought for the U.S. in the four-man bobsled at the 2010 ... 11/16/2012 - 3:34 pm | View Link
Gay Olympian reveals HIV status; youth pastor arrested Wallace—a trampolinist who won a silver medal at the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games—said an interview U.S. diver Greg Louganis gave about being a gay Olympian and his battle with HIV inspired him. Wallace was in London to view the men's trampoline event and ... 08/13/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Filming begins at Olympic Games for Greg Louganis documentary The film reveals Louganis' evolution from childhood diving prodigy to Olympic champion, and from pioneering openly gay athlete with HIV to a sometimes forgotten sports icon. BACK ON BOARD GREG LOUGANIS is an engrossing story about an American hero on the ... 07/26/2012 - 5:26 am | View Link
London 2012: Charles Van Commenee reveals why he spared Phillips Idowu He said the triple jumper would have been better off getting treatment at the Team GB training base rather than a private physio in London. And he revealed he was ready to get tough with the 33-year-old. “I have one sanction. Not to enter Idowu into the ... 07/25/2012 - 11:59 am | View Link
Olympic Day What is Olympic Day? On 23 June, Olympic Day is celebrated all around the world: hundreds of thousands of people – young and old – participate in sports ... 04/19/2014 - 5:23 am | View Website
Tom Daley reveals his A-level results Tom Daley reveals his impressive A-level results in short video 15 AUGUST 2013 Like thousands of other young hopefuls, Olympic swimmer Tom Daley received ... 04/17/2014 - 2:08 pm | View Website
London 2012 News London’s Olympic Park opens to the public. 07/04/2014 London’s Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park has been fully opened to the public for the first time ... 04/14/2014 - 2:47 pm | View Website
AIBA reveals IOC approved qualification system for Rio ... The International Boxing Association has revealed its International Olympic Committee approved qualification system for Rio 2016. 02/17/2014 - 2:36 am | View Website
Facebook Data Map Reveals Global Olympics Buzz The Winter Olympics' first week is over, and this fascinating Facebook map charts the global conversation. 02/14/2014 - 6:53 pm | View Website
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Apple Inc has approved another $30 billion in share buybacks till the end of 2015 and authorized a rarely seen seven-for-one stock split, addressing calls to share more of its cash hoard while broadening the stock's appeal to individual investors.
SEOUL (Reuters) - The body of a South Korean boy whose shaking voice first raised the alarm that a passenger ferry with hundreds on board was in trouble has been found, his parents believe, but a DNA test has yet to confirm the find, media said on Thursday.