Hamburg's Olympic bid is approved by country

...bids for the 2024 Games and Paris is also expected to join the field. Other possible contenders include Baku, Azerbaijan; Budapest, Hungary; and Istanbul, Turkey.The host city will be selected in 2017. Hamburg will likely bid for the 2028 Olympics...

Night at the Movies

...student must prove the existence of God or else his college philosophy professor will fail him. Exchange, EvansThe Grand Budapest Hotel: The story of a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel and his friendship with a young employee who becomes...

Kwan figures to be in good shape for worlds

BUDAPEST, Hungary -- Maybe Michelle Kwan will...who raised doubts after his showing in Budapest. He was brilliant at his national championships...judging system - something not in effect in Budapest. Yet, he looked vulnerable in Budapest...

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Massa plans return

BUDAPEST, Hungary --- Felipe Massa is already...been recuperating at the AEK hospital in Budapest after undergoing surgery on multiple skull...been made about transferring Massa from Budapest. Massa's father said Wednesday he was...

Where to see the nominees for best picture

...Sound Mixing, Writing ? Adapted Screenplay and Actor in a Supporting RoleSEE IT: Available on DVD Feb. 24 THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTELTHE FILM: Ralph Fiennes stars as a quirky hotel concierge who is friends with his protege, the lobby boy Zero (Tony...

Devers has a hurdle left

BUDAPEST, Hungary - Gail Devers won the 60-meter sprint at the indoor world championships...the celebrations in front of the adoring capacity crowd of 7,000 at Budapest Arena were over. "That is over, we need to clear the hurdles now...

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BUDAPEST, Hungary - Hungary's prime minister on Monday bestowed a national honor...Webber the Commander's Cross of the Order of Merit. Lloyd Webber came to Budapest for the Hungarian premiere of his musical "The Beautiful Game." The musical...

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Schumacher sets another record with 12th win of season

BUDAPEST, Hungary -- Michael Schumacher might soon run out of records to set...running under the safety flag. Renault's Fernando Alonso, who won in Budapest last year, was third and 44.5 seconds behind the winner, with fourth...

Driver's surgery success

BUDAPEST, Hungary --- Ferrari driver Felipe Massa underwent surgery on life-threatening skull injuries Saturday from a high-speed...

Raikkonen wins Hungarian GP

BUDAPEST, Hungary - Midway through the blistering Hungarian Grand Prix, Kimi Raikkonen pulled his mercurial McLaren race car into pit...