California surfer wins 10K open water world title at Kazan

...said.The chance to make the Olympics directly from Kazan drew a record 72 swimmers to the race, including Chad Ho of South Africa, who won the 5K title Saturday.In men's 1-meter diving, Xie was never worse than second during the six-round...

South African rhino orphanage cares for victims of poachers

ENTABENI SAFARI CONSERVANCY, South Africa (AP) - They are the most vulnerable victims of South Africa's rhino poaching scourge, the...the rough skin of their heads.South Africa, home to most of the world's...

American Chuck Blazer banned for life by FIFA

...laundering conspiracies and income tax evasion.He admitted receiving payments in a $10 million bribe scheme to support South Africa's successful bid to play host to the 2010 World Cup. The plot linked Blazer and two other then-FIFA executive committee...

Defense contract to BAE Systems gives more work to Aiken facility

...upgraded vehicles to the Army will begin in January 2017 and continue through October 2017.Defense contractor BAE Systems, headquartered in Arlington, Va., employs more than 35,000 in the U.S., U.K., Sweden and South Africa.

Presidents tried influence vote, Blatter says

...with the former national team captain who guided Nigeria's Super Eagles to Africa Cup of Nations glory in 2013 in South Africa.The Nigeria Football Federation's executive committee said late Saturday it found Keshi to "lack the required commitment...

Rory Sabbatini | The Masters

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Wine Time: Reyneke Vinehugger Chardonnay 2014, South Africa

...is a delightful Chardonnay from South Africa, full of citrus aromas and flavors...Clarke, market manager for Wines of South Africa USA.We tasted 12 wines as Clarke...about the climate and soils of South Africa, which are particularly well suited...

Wine Time: Backsberg Chenin Blanc 2012, South Africa

...become the first wine producer in South Africa, and one of only three in the...of the featured varietals from South Africa. When it is made properly, Chenin...Backsberg family first came to South Africa in 1916, when Charles L. Back...

Suspect displayed apartheid-era patches

...sight in the South. But on his Facebook page, he wore a jacket with the flags of the former white-racist regimes of South Africa and Rhodesia. A picture began to emerge Thursday of the 21-year-old white man arrested in the shooting deaths of...

Ex-Jaguars Patrick Reed, Masters Tournament champ Jordan Spieth share U.S. Open lead

...They are one in front of Brandon Grace (67) and Dustin Johnson (71), who bogeyed his final two holes.Grace, of South Africa, and Johnson are among several power players who are thriving at Chambers Bay,Reed opened with 66 to trail Johnson...