At 23, Needham’s Brett Riley continues family legacy, behind ... - Boston Globe His grandfather, Jack, coached the gold medal ... 20 teams and 500 North American players, ages 6 ... USA Track & Field National Junior Olympics ... 08/3/2014 - 3:59 pm | View Link
Tickets still available for Legends banquet - Kokomo Tribune Big Ten champion, three-time All-American, NCAA champion, Pan American Games gold medalist and a silver medalist at the 1984 Summer Olympics. 08/3/2014 - 3:11 pm | View Link
Sunday Basketball Notes Michele Roberts’ hiring makes history - Boston Globe ... meet me.” Being an African-American woman is ... great work.” AN EYE TO THE OLYMPICS Colangelo ... Defending gold medalists in every age ... 08/2/2014 - 2:32 pm | View Link
Atlanta Games’ venues left some lessons for Boston - Boston Globe ... in-your-throat moments of any Olympics. US sprinters Michael Johnson and Gail Devers blazed to gold medals in the stadium. American Carl Lewis... 08/2/2014 - 8:58 am | View Link
Lots of boxing effort on display at Ringside World Championships - KansasCity.com ... won four gold medals this year. His most recent win came July 20 in Mexico at the Pan-American ... on getting a gold medal in the 2016 ... 08/2/2014 - 7:57 am | View Link
2014 Youth Olympics: Stevenson wins Gold in Boxing In the superheavy weights, the big American Daramni Rock just ran out of steam, as Peter Kadiru (GER) wins the Gold, avenging a loss to Rock at the Young Championship. In both the Men’s 46k and 54k Freestyle, Team USA took Silver, as Cade Olivas (USA ... 08/27/2014 - 1:27 pm | View Link
Olympics-Accurate Swedish golfers and Korean archer take Youth gold "It is really an American dream come true. All my hard work paid off today ... Elsewhere, North Korean wrestler Kim Son-hyang beat Mongolia's Dulguun Bolormaar to take gold in the 46 kg category, while China's Yang Hao easily secured gold in the men's ... 08/27/2014 - 7:59 am | View Link
Summer Olympics: Top 10 female Olympic swimmers of all time Egerszegi won the 200-meter backstroke at the 1988, 1992, and 1996 Olympic Games. She also won gold medals in the 100 backstroke and 400-meter individual medley. American Janet Evans competed in three Olympic Games, though she only won medals in two. 08/22/2014 - 1:44 am | View Link
American Sabrina Massialas wins fencing gold at Youth Olympics Sabrina Massialas won Team USA’s first gold medal of the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games with a dramatic golden-touch victory in the women’s foil final. The 17-year-old outlasted Japan’s Karin Miyawaki, making her the second member of the Massialas ... 08/17/2014 - 7:21 pm | View Link
Olympics: American-born Vic Wild wins second gold medal for Russia KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia -- Facing a nearly impossible deficit against a four-time world champion he'd never outraced, all the unorthodox choices snowboarder Vic Wild made to keep his career alive converged over 30 glorious seconds of perfection. 02/22/2014 - 3:01 am | View Link
NBC Olympics | Home of the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio Rio 2016: South America plays Olympic host for first time. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil — home to colorful carnivals and sun-baked beaches — will stage the Games of the ... 08/27/2014 - 8:28 pm | View Website
Special Olympics: Home Page White House Hosts Special Olympics U.S. President Barack Obama praised Special Olympics, and pop superstar Katy Perry gave a private concert. Read About the Evening 08/27/2014 - 2:09 pm | View Website
Athletes | Famous Olympic Athletes | Medals | Gold ... Profile of the famous Italian show jumping rider who rode in eight Olympic Games. 08/27/2014 - 9:37 am | View Website
Olympics News, Videos, Results, Athletes, Schedule | FOX ... Find live Olympics scores, Olympics player & team news, Olympics videos, rumors, stats, standings, team schedules & fantasy games on FOX Sports 08/27/2014 - 9:15 am | View Website
Summer Olympic Games The Summer Olympic Games or the Games of the Olympiad, first held in 1896, are an international multi-sport event, occurring every four years, organized by the ... 08/27/2014 - 12:18 am | View Website
Seattle Police say a bicyclist was hit and killed near the Seattle Art Museum during the Friday morning commute.
The Seattle Department of Transportation says University Street between Second and Third avenues was closed for the investigation. The accident happened at Second Avenue and University Street.
Additional details were not immediately available.
An 83-year-old man who was involved in a traffic crash that killed a Jefferson County sheriff's deputy is facing sentencing Friday.
Vehicular homicide carries a possible two- to six-year prison sentence.
The purchase price for hundreds of items that belonged to civil rights icon Rosa Parks was $4.5 million, a lawyer said Friday, a day after the deal was confirmed by the son of billionaire investor Warren Buffett.
Howard G. Buffett declined to reveal the amount his foundation paid for the items, which have remained in storage in New York for years, but the price was listed in a court filing and disclosed by an attorney for Parks' heirs.
Parks, who died in 2005, became a pioneer in the civil rights movement by refusing to give up her bus seat to a white man in Montgomery, Alabama, in 1955.
The newcomer is Mugabe's 49-year-old wife Grace, who accepted a nomination last month to lead the ruling party's women's wing, triggering accusations that Mugabe aims to set a political dynasty in place.
In July, during her acceptance speech for the ZANU-PF post, she all but threatened the deputy justice minister and parliament member Fortune Chasi who, she said, has frustrated her efforts to acquire more land and a conservancy near her farm that is an animal sanctuary with gold reserves, where some villagers now live and pan for gold.
Mugabe, who has ruled since 1980 and won re-election in a disputed poll in July 2013, has already accepted a proposal by the women's wing to be the party's candidate for the 2018 election.
After a Catholic wedding in 1996, Mrs.