A tale of four golds

...had already collected gold in the 100-meter butterfly...sport to capture four golds in one Olympiad when she...Barcelona. With three gold medals already in her...with four individual golds in one Olympiad. But...2:09.91 was behind gold-medalist Susan O'Neill...

Lochte's bid to win eight golds ends quickly

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates --- Michael Phelps can rest easy. Ryan Lochte is not going to match him with eight golds this week at the short-course world championships.Lochte's golden bid was derailed when the United States' 400-meter...

Mexico captures seventh Gold Cup crown

...time, and Mexico won its seventh CONCACAF Gold Cup title Sunday with a 3-1 victory over...the first Caribbean nation to reach the Gold Cup's championship match. And the Reggae...trailed since early in the second half of its Gold Cup opener before a yellow card helped...


...place Monday at the Philadelphia airport as the team prepared to return home after its 3-1 victory over Jamaica in the Concacaf Gold Cup championship match.Martinoli accused Her rera of hitting him in the neckand then threatening him. TennisFish ousted from...

California surfer wins 10K open water world title at Kazan

...synchro, Chen Ruolin and Liu Huixia led all five rounds to claim gold with 359.52 points. They received a total of three perfect...325.26.Russia won the synchro team tech final, its third gold in four events in synchronized swimming. China was second and...

Organizers believe 2016 Olympics will show better side of Brazil

...athletes faced tough questions about Beijing's bid for the 2022 Winter Games ? namely about air pollution and a lack of snow.Gold medalist figure skaters Shen Zue and Zhao Hongbo came out of retirement to win the pairs title in Vancouver in 2010, then retired...

Plunge in Chinese shares helps send global markets lower

...havens. The yield on the 10-year U.S. Treasury note fell to 2.22 percent Monday from 2.26 percent Friday. The price of gold rose 1 percent. Dividend-heavy stocks, such as utilities, also gained.The Dow Jones industrial average lost 127.94 points...

Local businesses watch dropping gold prices

As gold prices spiraled downward this week, local...difficult. These big drops drive us crazy."Gold prices dropped Monday to just below $1...during the week. Just a few years ago, gold had reached an all-time high of about...

Americans playing for pride in third-place game of Gold Cup

...the third-place game at the CONCACAF Gold Cup would mean, U.S. captain Michael...22-year-olds have been shaky at times in the Gold Cup, and they were unable to prevent Jamaica's...CONCACAF officials said yellow cards in the Gold Cup wouldn't affect qualifying.Panama...

US falls to Panama in third-place game of Gold Cup

...inspired Panama team ended a trying week with a medal at the Gold Cup, beating the United States in the third-place game Saturday...were stunned by Jamaica in the semifinals and had their worst Gold Cup finish since losing to Colombia in a shootout in the 2000...