Feb 22, 2013 15:07 EST
Justin Timberlake stepped up his return to the forefront of pop music Friday with news that he'll team up with Jay-Z this summer for full-scale concerts in a dozen major North American cities.
Jun 16, 2012 20:43 EDT
Ian Bell smashed a century to lead England to a 114-run win over West Indies, but admitted that he had enjoyed a double dose of good fortune.
Jun 16, 2012 14:22 EDT
Ian Bell marked his return to England's one-day side with a stylish century as they beat the West Indies by 114 runs under the Duckworth/Lewis method in their series opener here Saturday.
Jun 16, 2012 11:22 EDT
Ian Bell marked his recall to England's one-day side with an impressive hundred against the West Indies here on Saturday.
Jun 16, 2012 11:18 EDT
Australia spin-bowling great Shane Warne has had a stand named after him at the headquarters of Hampshire, the English county where he enjoyed several successful seasons as captain.
Jun 15, 2012 14:12 EDT
England faced an anxious wait to discover if Ian Bell would be able to take Kevin Pietersen's place as a one-day opener after the Warwickshire batsman suffered a freak injury here on Friday.
Feb 18, 2012 14:52 EST
NEW ORLEANS (Reuters) - The biggest party of the year is still days away, on February 21, but New Orleans is already immersed in the celebration of Mardi Gras, with massive parades rolling every night along several miles of oak-draped St. Charles Avenue.
Feb 09, 2012 15:33 EST
MADISON, Wisconsin (Reuters) - The University of Wisconsin said on Thursday its police department is investigating a third misconduct allegation involving the former associate athletic director who resigned after he was accused of sexually harassing a student during the Badgers' trip to the Rose Bowl.
Dec 05, 2011 19:00 EST
Oddsmakers: Two best teams should square off. If the purpose of the BCS National Championship Game is to pair the two best teams in the country, Las Vegas oddsmakers agree with the matchup between LSU and Alabama.
Nov 26, 2011 19:00 EST
Tommy Rees threw an interception, lost a fumble, and took a bruising blow to the ribs for Notre Dame (8-4) before getting benched. Andrew Hendrix threw for 192 yards and a touchdown and ran for another score in a second-half rally for the Fighting Irish that came up short.
Nov 24, 2011 19:00 EST
Coaching really is a lucrative business. I mean, how lucky is Rich Rodriguez? The man is fresh off a disastrous three-year run at Michigan, one of the nation's premier programs, where he compiled a 15-22 record, and what is his reward? He gets the top job at Arizona, signing a five-year, $9.55 million pact this week. Where else in America can you fail miserably and still land a multimillion-dollar gig? Rodriguez, who spent this season as a most uncomfortable studio analyst at CBS, is charged with turning around an Arizona program that is the only member of the original Pac-10 not to earn a Rose Bowl berth. ``This is my final coaching stop,'' said Rodriguez. Doubtful. But surely there is another big-money job right around the corner.
Nov 24, 2011 19:00 EST
They talked about expanding from four to five BCS bowls (book it that Dallas will be the fifth BCS bowl, if there is still a BCS). They talked about changing the requirements for the automatic qualifying bids currently held by six conferences (Big East, Big 12, Pac-12, Big Ten, ACC, SEC).
Nov 23, 2011 21:12 EST
BOSTON (Reuters) - Penn State's football team will end a winning season this weekend but the university's sex abuse scandal could make the Nittany Lions a pariah at the postseason college football bowl party.
Nov 23, 2011 20:02 EST
BOSTON (Reuters) - Penn State's football team will end a winning season this weekend but the university's sex abuse scandal could yet make the Nittany Lions a pariah at the postseason college football bowl party.
Nov 10, 2011 00:40 EST
Pennsylvania State trustees sacked gridiron coach Joe Paterno and university president Graham Spanier amid criticism over how school officials handled allegations of child sex abuse against a longtime assistant coach.
Sep 09, 2011 02:09 EDT
England batsman Ravi Bopara has set his sights on piling on the agony for India in a bid to cement his spot in Alastair Cook's one-day team.
Sep 08, 2011 10:39 EDT
England must beat India home and away in one-day internationals if they are to emulate their rise to the top of the global Test rankings, spinner Graeme Swann said Thursday.
Sep 06, 2011 19:09 EDT
Captain Alastair Cook led from the front as England took a 1-0 lead in the one-day series with a seven wicket win over India here at the Rose Bowl on Tuesday.
Sep 06, 2011 15:45 EDT
England batsman Eoin Morgan was on Tuesday ruled out of the remainder of the one-day series with India because of a recurring shoulder problem.
Sep 05, 2011 15:30 EDT
India batsman Sachin Tendulkar will have to wait a little longer for his 100th international century after being ruled out of the remainder of the one-day series with England, officials said on Monday.