Norway's Bjoergen equals Winter Olympics medal record of 13 in PyeongChang2018-02-20
Marit Bjoergen (R1) of Norway celebrates with teammates after crossing the finishing line of ladies 4x5km relay of cross-country skiing at the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games
Real Madrid look to carry Paris 'feelgood factor' into Betis game2018-02-20
MADRID, Feb.17 -- Real Madrid aim to carry the euphoria following their 3-1 win over Paris Saint Germain during the week into their Liga Santander game away to Betis on Sunday n
Spotlight: Munich Security Conference opens amid uncertain transatlantic ties, world challenges2018-02-20
Munich Security Conference (MSC) Chairman Wolfgang Ischinger speaks at the opening ceremony of the 54th Munich Security Conference (MSC) in Munich, Germany, Feb.16,2018. The futu
Team World beat Team USA 155-124 in 2018 NBA Rising Star Challenge2018-02-20
LOS ANGELES, Feb.16 -- The World Team took a 155-124 victory over the Team USA Friday night at Staples Center in the Rising Stars Challenge of 2018 NBA All-Stars weekend. The Bo
Uganda coach Desabre targets 2019 AFCON qualification2018-02-20
KAMPALA, Feb.17 -- Uganda Cranes head coach Sebastien Desabre said Saturday that his major target will be guiding Uganda to qualification for the 2019 Total Africa Cup of Nation
Housing in Australian cities "severely unaffordable": survey2018-01-24
CANBERRA, Jan.23 -- Australia's housing market has been labelled as severely unaffordable by an international survey. The 14th Annual Demographia International Housing Afforda
China to build industrial clusters along Yangtze River2018-01-24
BEIJING, Jan.22 -- China will focus on building world-class industrial clusters for making electronics, high-end equipment, automobiles, home appliances and clothing along its l
Sanchez completes move to Manchester United from Arsenal2018-01-24
LONDON, Jan.22 -- Manchester United have signed Alexis Sanchez from Arsenal in a deal that sees the Armenian midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan move in the opposite direction. Chile
Uganda's Cheptegei starts 2018 season with victory in Spain2018-01-24
KAMPALA, Jan.22 -- World 10,000m silver medalist Joshua Cheptegei started the 2018 season in style by winning the Cross Internacional de Italica in Santiponce on the outskirts o
Hamburg appoint Hollerbach as head coach2018-01-24
BERLIN, Jan.22 -- Hamburg have appointed Bernd Hollerbach as their new head coach, the struggling Bundesliga club confirmed in an official statement on Monday.One day after the
Boeing's new Dreamliner aircraft clears FAA certification for commercial service2018-01-24
SAN FRANCISCO, Jan.22 -- U.S. Boeing company, the world's leading aerospace manufacturer, announced Monday that it has received an official certificate from the U.S. aviation re
Albania's right to host European weightlifting championship revoked2018-01-24
TIRANA, Jan.22 -- The European Weightlifting Federation announced Monday its decision to revoke Albania's right to host the European Weightlifting Championship scheduled for thi
Kenya's Karoki puts title on the line at RAK Half Marathon in Dubai2018-01-24
By John Kwoba NAIROBI, Jan.22 -- World half marathon silver medalist Bedan Karoki of Kenya will be heading back to the United Arab Emirates in defence of his RAK Half Marathon t
Brazilian striker Marinho hungry for success with Changchun Yatai2018-01-24
RIO DE JANEIRO, Jan.22 -- Changchun Yatai's Brazilian striker Marinho said he was more motivated than ever to score goals and win titles after a disappointing debut season in Ch
Liverpool shocked by bottom side Swansea2018-01-24
LONDON, Jan.22 -- Swansea City shocked Liverpool 1-0 at home to earn valuable three points in their battle for English Premier League survival on Monday. Alfie Mawson scored the
Lakers take big win over Knicks 127-1072018-01-24
LOS ANGELES, Jan.21 -- The Los Angeles Lakers beat the New York Knicks 127-107 in NBA action on Sunday night at the Staples Center. Led by their center Julius Randle and point g
China's maritime economy expands by 7.5 pct in recent five years2018-01-23
BEIJING, Jan.21 -- The gross production value of China's maritime industry grew by 7.5 percent annually on average in the past five years, accounting for nearly 10 percent of th
Australia's biggest cycling event guarantees equal pay for men and women2018-01-23
CANBERRA, Jan.21 -- Men and women who competed in Australia's premier cycling race have been awarded equal prize money for the first time in the event's history. The South Austr
China's maritime economy expands by 7.5 pct in recent five years2018-01-23
BEIJING, Jan.21 -- The gross production value of China's maritime industry grew by 7.5 percent annually on average in the past five years, accounting for nearly 10 percent of th
China books a Winter Olympics berth in ski jumping for first time in history2018-01-23
BEIJING, Jan.21 -- China made a break-through in ski jumping as Chang Yuexin claimed a Winter Olympics berth for the first time in history with a place of 16th in the Ski Jumpin
Service sector underpins China's growth in 2018: economists2018-01-23
Technicians work on an unmanned aerial vehicle, north China's Hebei Province, Dec.26,2017. China's economy grew 6.9 percent year on year in 2017, well above the official target o
Excavation confirms ruins of China's largest Taoist temple2018-01-23
Photo taken on Jan.21,2018 shows the site of the Great Shangqing Palace at the foot of Longhu Mountain in Yingtan, east China's Jiangxi Province. After a four-year excavation, ar
Hamburg sack head coach Markus Gisdol2018-01-23
BERLIN, Jan.21 -- Hamburg parted company with head coach Markus Gisdol due to poor results, the Bundesliga club confirmed in an official statement on Sunday. The 48-year-old coa
Zhejiang Greentown signs South African international2018-01-23
HANGZHOU, Jan.21 -- Chinese club Zhejiang Greentown announced that they had reached a deal with South Africa international Dino Ndlovu here on Saturday. The-28-year-old striker
China sweeps golds in ITTF World Tour Hungarian Open2018-01-23
Fan Zhendong of China reacts during the awarding ceremony for men's singles at the 2018 ITTF World Tour Hungarian Open in Budapest, Hungary, on Jan.21,2018. Fan Zhendong beat his