Arizona State fires baskeball coach Herb Sendek

...postseason.Carson, a two-time All-Pac-12 star, declared for the NBA Draft last April but went undrafted and played in Australia and Serbia.Arizona State labored this season after its NCAA Tour nament berth a year ago, finishing 18-16 with a second-round...

Putting tip helps Ernie Els right ship, make cut

...Fargo, North Dakota; and West Palm Beach over about 18 months."My final one was about four days after I got back from Australia," she said.She was playing golf a few weeks ago with members at her home course when she got an email that she had passed...

Off-track politics in Formula One could be Mercedes' biggest threat

...away with the Formula One title again this year lies off the track, not on it.Last weekend's season-opening race in Australia showed what everyone had suspected; Mercedes' dominance from 2014 has not been eroded and might even have increased.Even...

Proof grows that female executives bring bigger profits, but businesses still slow to act

...Asia-Pacific region last year, according to data compiled by Catalyst, which researches gender equity. The U.S. and Australia were tied for 10th at 19 percent.Board quotas alone won't close the gender gap because they only address the final step...

Hamilton leads 1-2 finish for Mercedes at Australian GP

MELBOURNE, Australia - Lewis Hamilton joined Arnold Schwarzenegger on the top step of the podium at the Australian Grand Prix on Sunday and in unison...

Food industry battling over proposal on added-sugar labels

...implored the administration to rethink its proposal. The governor of Wisconsin protested, too. So did the government of Australia, which warned the move could violate international trade agreements.The proposal being considered by the Food and Drug...

Golf stores see business spike during Masters

...Repeat customers hailing from Asia, South America, Europe and Australia are calling ahead for clubs and other golf merchandise. The...they can while they're over here," Waters said. "In Australia, a dozen golf balls cost you $75 or $80."A new golf...

Daytona accelerates safety overhaul with new walls, barriers

...champion, Marcos Ambrose decided to step away from his new ride in Australia to gain more experience."Although this is a decision which has...before coming to the U.S. to compete in NASCAR. He returned to Australia this year.

Kearney closes World Cup career with another win

...to further extend his lead in the overall standings with just two events left. SNOWBOARDING: In Veysonnaz, Switzerland, Australia's Alex Pullin and Canada's Dominique Maltais won snowboardcross World Cup events. SPEEDSKATING: In Moscow, Sjinkie...

Masters champ Watson staying mum on Champions Dinner menu

...portion of Adam Scott's surf-and-turf dinner ? Morton Bay Bugs, a crustacean native to the waters off the Gold Coast of Australia."I didn't eat the bugs," Watson said. "I don't eat seafood. The steak was real good, though."On Monday after...