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February 15, 2018 8:57 PM Everything We Know So Far About the 2022 Winter Olympics

The 2022 Winter Olympics are four years away, but the planning and work to create the infrastructure for the XXIV Olympic Winter Games began years ago. Even as the world’s attention turned to the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in PyeongChang, South Korea this month, preparations for the next Winter Olympic Games has continued. The 2022 Winter Olympics will be held in February 69

February 13, 2018 8:07 PM Kevin Durant helping create scripted basketball-themed drama

Kevin Durant helping create scripted basketball-themed drama The Warriors superstar is teaming up with Apple to create “Swagger,” a basketball scripted drama inspired by Durant’s youth basketball experience in Washington D.C. as part of the Amateur Athletic Union, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The series will be produced by Imagine Television 41

February 13, 2018 11:25 AM Toronto FC signs young Brazilian defender Auro on initial loan

Toronto FC signed former Brazil youth international defender Auro on loan from Sao Paulo on Tuesday. The MLS club also has an option to buy the 22-year-old on a permanent basis at the end of the season. "Auro is a young and versatile defender that will provide us with flexibility within our line-up, both on the left and right side," Toronto FC general 30

February 7, 2018 1:24 PM Which NHL contenders should go all-in at the trade deadline?

The NHL trade deadline is around the corner. For teams in playoff spots or on the bubble, one of the biggest factors in deciding whether to stand pat or acquire help is the team's makeup, in terms of overall youth and timing of contracts. Teams will consider things like the average age of key players and the actual chances of taking home the Stanley 30

February 2, 2018 2:37 AM Fidel Castro's Son Has Killed Himself, Reports Say

(HAVANA) — Cuba state media is reporting that the oldest son of late Cuban leader Fidel Castro has killed himself. Official website Cubadebate says Fidel Castro Diaz-Balart took his life Thursday after months of treatment for a “deeply depressed state.” He was 68. The eldest son of Cuba’s former leader was known for his distinctive beard and resemblance 71

February 1, 2018 6:59 PM Buckle replaced by Elliott as Sacramento Republic coach

Buckle replaced by Elliott as Sacramento Republic coach Paul Buckle has been replaced by former New Zealand midfielder Simon Elliott as coach of the Sacramento Republic of the second-tier United Soccer League. Buckle, the husband of NBC soccer host Rebecca Lowe, was hired in July 2015 to replace Preki Radosavljevic and led the team to 31 wins, 19 losses 49

January 31, 2018 4:05 AM Behind South Korea's chip boom, worries over future

Behind South Korea's chip boom, worries over future The craze for smartphones, social media and universal connectivity is generating immense wealth but also deep unease in South Korea, source of a large share of the computer chips that make them work. Soaring demand for microchips used in smartphones, computer servers and data centers is driving profits 81

January 30, 2018 11:18 PM Alex Smith on playing for the Browns: '1-31 over two years just sounds amazing'

If traded, the Chiefs quarterback would prefer to play for a contender The Browns certainly have the salary-cap space to sign a franchise quarterback -- more than $111 million in 2018, according to Spotrac.com -- but unlike the reports about Cousins, another veteran seemed decidedly less thrilled about relocating to Cleveland to continue his career 74

January 29, 2018 4:00 PM DaMarcus Beasley: ‘I’m a Dynamo through and through’

Dynamo defender DaMarcus Beasley is back for a fifth season with Houston. The 35-year old has been playing professionally since 2000. Houston Dynamo defender DaMarcus Beasley (7) gets away from Sporting Kansas City forward Latif Blessing's (9) tackle during the first half of the first-round playoff MLS match at BBVA Compass Stadium Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017, in Houston 74

January 29, 2018 1:21 PM German Social Democrats set cut-off date for members' ballot

BERLIN – Germany's center-left Social Democrats say new members who join by Feb. 6 will be allowed to vote in a ballot on whether to join conservative Chancellor Angela Merkel's next government. The Social Democrats and Merkel's Union bloc aim to conclude coalition talks Sunday, but may take longer. Leading Social Democrats are treading cautiously amid discontent 50