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2014/10/21 16:29
2014/10/21 16:29
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The trial On Tuesday in South Africa, a court in Pretoria sentenced former Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius to five years imprisonment for 'culpable homicide,' for killing his girlfriend Reeva...
2014/10/21 16:29
2014/10/21 16:29
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2014/10/20 19:32
2014/10/20 19:32
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Playful yet menacing, the fangs of a grinning dragon greet you as you enter @Large, dissident Chinese artist Ai Weiwei’s extensive installation at Alcatraz, the notorious former prison in San...
2014/10/19 23:02
2014/10/19 23:02
2d
BEIJING — If running a 42 kilometer foot race was not tough enough, Sunday’s Beijing International Marathon saw thousands of competitors brave a “hazardous” smog which engulfed the Chinese...
2014/10/17 15:45
2014/10/17 15:45
4d
BEIJING, China – The huge mechanical creature rears up, its eyes glowing red, smoke billowing from its dragon's snout and its primeval howl echoing in the Beijing night as it approaches its arachnid...
2014/10/17 04:55
2014/10/17 04:55
5d
Recently, I argued that China has a strong security interest in delaying Korean unification. At a Korean National Defense University (KNDU) panel event earlier this month, on which I sat, there was...
2014/10/15 16:05
2014/10/15 16:05
6d
Kansas City, Kan. • Jill Ellis was chatting with some of her U.S. women’s national team players this week when one of them mentioned that it was about time they played some games that mattered. They...
2014/10/14 13:31
2014/10/14 13:31
8d
Gilbert wins Tour of Beijing, Modolo takes final stage Sacha Modolo captured the win in Tuesday's Tour of Beijing finale. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com BEIJING (AFP) — Belgium’s Philippe...
2014/10/11 02:46
2014/10/11 02:46
11d
GRAHAM Arnold could have arrived at Sydney FC in triumph. He could have ridden a wave of success after a fruitful stint at Central Coast Mariners, including that career-affirming 2012-13 A-League...
2014/10/10 04:16
2014/10/10 04:16
12d
Beijing pollution hovered at hazardous levels for a third straight day, prompting more production curbs and warnings for people to stay indoors. The concentration of PM2.5, fine particulates that...
2014/10/09 23:37
2014/10/09 23:37
12d
They’ll meet for Billy Joe’s European and British middleweight titles but it’s been a real pain in the backside getting this one together, mainly because dealing with Chris Snr, who acts as his eldest...
2014/10/09 23:15
2014/10/09 23:15
12d
A young Texas fan gives the "Hook 'em Horns" sign during the first half of the Orange and White spring NCAA college football game on Saturday, April 19, 2014, in Austin, Texas. (AP Photo/Michael...
2014/10/09 03:06
2014/10/09 03:06
13d
Hazardous levels of air pollution enveloped northern China for a second day, with smog in Beijing exceeding World Health Organization-recommended levels by more than 15 times. The concentration of...
2014/10/08 18:47
2014/10/08 18:47
13d
Michael Phelps has been in the headlines for the wrong reasons recently. But if Jessica Fullalove strikes gold in the pool in Rio in 2016 Team GB will have every reason to toast the man who has...
2014/10/07 16:59
2014/10/07 16:59
14d
The gold medal for India in the men’s hockey competition was the high point of the Asian Games. It does not necessarily mean that the gold won in other disciplines glitters less. But for the...
2014/10/04 13:32
2014/10/04 13:32
18d
Italian eventer Vittoria Panizzonfinished best of the Italian squad at last year’s European Championships and at the 2012 London Olympics when she piloted Borough Pennyz into individual eigth and 11th...
2014/10/04 03:49
2014/10/04 03:49
18d
COLUMBIA, MO. -- Hickman's state competition routine will look a lot different this year, for reasons beyond stunts and technique. "We had heard rumors about someone trying out," said senior squad...
2014/10/03 13:25
2014/10/03 13:25
19d
Sri Lanka took gold after beating Bangladesh in a coin-toss in a rain-hit semi-final 0 Number of matches* that Kuwait men's team won to qualify for the quarter-finals of this Asian Games. They lost...
2014/10/02 22:50
2014/10/02 22:50
19d
LONDON (AP) � The IOC will not reopen the bidding process for the 2022 Winter Olympics, even though only two cities are left in the troubled race following Oslo's withdrawal. "The IOC is sticking to...
2014/10/02 03:49
2014/10/02 03:49
20d
Incheon reached for the stars as it rolled out the red carpet for Asia’s top athletes. WHEN two of Asia’s most talented stars – the unlikely pair of a rapper and a classical pianist – teamed up to...
2014/10/01 02:31
2014/10/01 02:31
21d
WE'RE celebrating 10 years of the Hyundai A-League with a walk down memory lane reminiscing on some of the most famous moments in the competition’s opening decade. Today our ’10 for 10’ series looks...
2014/10/21 16:29
2014/10/21 16:29
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