Former Olympic champ Mo Farah calls missed drug tests 'simple mistakes'

...frustrated and upset," Farah said.In a story by American investigative journalism group ProPublica and British broadcaster the BBC, Salazar was accused of using doping practices at the Nike Oregon Project.The governing body of British athletics responded...

BBC, Discovery announce deal

...America will have a decidedly British accent. BBC America takes to the air March 29, one...States, will invest $100 million to launch BBC America. The new cable network will show...opera EastEnders. Two hours a day of the BBC's news operation, BBC World, will also...

Techbits: BBC News archives, Engineering prize and more

Historic BBC reports enter Net archive LONDON - Landmark BBC television reports of major world events from the past half-century...219) annual license fee levied on British TV owners. The BBC will check the numeric Internet addresses of users to make...

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BBC documentary profiles accused Augusta woman

...kill her fourth husband will air on the BBC next week. The documentary, titled Black...shunned media attention. According to the BBC's Web site, the documentary will air...information about the documentary, visit www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00nq75b. PREVIOUS...

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Former star to lead Europe's fight against ex-ally Blatter

...now got to stand up," English FA chairman Greg Dyke told the BBC on Sunday. "He stood up and criticized Sepp Blatter. He's...confederation, not put up a candidate?" Corinne Blatter told the BBC. "If (Platini) was serious about it he should have (stood...

Apple makes product upgrades, pushes into streaming music

...Pandora, by having human DJs host a constant stream of talk and music from Los Angeles, New York and London, led by former BBC host Zane Lowe.The company is also touting a feature called "Connect," which artists can use to share notes, recordings...

Music by Turner: 'Live at BBC Volume 2' ?is must have for every Beatles fan

THE BEATLES "ON AIR" LIVE AT THE BBC VOLUME 2. One of the reasons The Beatles stopped performing...the government-operated British Broadcasting Company, the BBC.The BBC gave The Beatles a chance to perform numbers from their astounding...

In a world of distorted realities, unbiased scholarship is refreshing

There was a fascinating recent column in The Augusta Chronicle by Charles Krauthammer about the PBS/BBC miniseries Wolf Hall and its relationship to factual history. This TV show, based on an acclaimed work of historical fiction...

Monty Python alumni reunite for weekend to liven up Tribeca Film Festival

...not," Cleese chimed in.But Gilliam added that, with their BBC television series, they were indulged: "We got to do what...had a very strange beginning, Cleese said, recounting how a BBC executive commissioned it: "He asked us in to the meeting and...

Patrick Reed withdraws from pair of European Tour events

...realized at the time that Sunday afternoon in the 2005 British Open would be his last round at St. Andrews.Norman told the BBC that he will not return to the Old Course for his final year of eligibility. The two-time Open champion last played golf's...