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New Chinese Yuan Loses Mao, Gains Olympics Stadium (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The Olympics in Beijing this summer involve a lot of drastic, last-minute facelifting for China, from smog cleanup to unusual Chinese algae collection...

Nadal Wins Wimbledon, Dethrones Federer

New York Times | Christopher Clarey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

No man had beaten Roger Federer at Wimbledon since 2002. But in near darkness, one of the greatest tennis matches ever played concluded Sunday with Ro...

Saving a Real Field of Dreams

Toby Barlow | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Toby Barlow

Instead of turning into another parking lot or an abandoned patch of dirt and grass, a group in Detroit is working to help the old Tiger Staidum remain a great baseball field for years to come.

Venus Williams Wins Wimbledon, Beats Serena

AP | HOWARD FENDRICH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

WIMBLEDON, England — Venus Williams won her fifth Wimbledon singles title Saturday, beating younger sister Serena Williams 7-5, 6-4 in the final...

Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal Reach Wimbledon Final

AP | HOWARD FENDRICH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

WIMBLEDON, England — Add up all of Roger Federer's greatness on grass courts, and the numbers are striking: 40 wins in a row at Wimbledon, 65 ov...

China Tries To Rid Waters Of Algae For Olympics

AP | CARA ANNA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

QINGDAO, China — China's latest Olympics nightmare is a vast algae bloom that covers one-third of the sea where the world's best sailors are sup...

Faceless 'Aliens' Spotted In Wimbledon Crowd

Daily Mail | Alex Millson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

With the blankest of blank expressions on their faces, these mysterious figures have been popping up in the most unlikely of places. The faceless mut...

Williams Sisters In Wimbledon Final

AP | HOWARD FENDRICH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

WIMBLEDON, England — A spot in her seventh Wimbledon final already secured, Venus Williams headed back to Centre Court to catch the end of the n...

Venus and Serena: Last Name Not Needed

Andrew Brandt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Andrew Brandt

Women's tennis needs Venus and Serena as much as any sport needs any two names. They dominate the biggest stage in tennis this week in a manner that flies in the face of the modern singularly focused athlete.

Last-minute deal lets Sonics move to Oklahoma City

AP | TIM BOOTH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

SEATTLE — Clay Bennett finally found a dollar amount that would sever his contentious relationship with the city of Seattle _ $75 million. As a...

Wimbledon: Federer, Safin Reach Semifinals

AP | HOWARD FENDRICH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

WIMBLEDON, England — Lest anyone forget that Roger Federer has, indeed, lost at Wimbledon, the BBC filled time during a rain delay Wednesday by ...

Brett Favre Comeback A Possibility: Report

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

GREEN BAY, Wis. — Brett Favre dismissed an ESPN report that he's considering coming out of retirement as "all rumor." Favre responded Wednesday...

The Young Hip In Sports: Often Misunderstood?

Dr. Josh Dines and Dr. Rock Positano | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Josh Dines and Dr. Rock Positano

Hip injuries, primarily associated with older patients, are actually quite common among young athletes.

What Does Floyd Landis Owe Oscar Pereiro?

Dave Hollander | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Dave Hollander

Floyd Landis would be the first cyclist to forfeit a Tour title because of doping. It would also be the first time in the 105-year history of the race that a winner has been stripped of the title.

Euro 2008: Spain Beats Germany In Final (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Spain ended a 44-year streak of losing in major tournaments with a convincing win in the 2008 Euro Cup final against Germany: A championship 44 years...

Dodgers No-Hit Win Over Angels

AP | KEN PETERS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

LOS ANGELES — John Lackey could not match his teammates' no-hit effort from a night before. Unlike Jered Weaver, though, he got the win. Lackey...

Justin Gimelstob, Anna Kournikova: Gimelstob Calls Kournikova A "Bitch," Threatens To "Hurt" Her

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Justin Gimelstob, an American tennis player (and Grand Slam winner) has shocked the tennis world after he unleashed a hate-filled rant against Anna Ko...

Commissioner: NFL Rookie Pay Scale "Ridiculous"

AP | JOHN WAWROW | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

CHAUTAUQUA, N.Y. — NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said it's "ridiculous" to reward untested rookies with lucrative contracts, and wants the issu...

Maria Sharapova Loses To Unknown: Pictures Of Her Shocking Defeat

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

WIMBLEDON, England - Former champion Maria Sharapova has been ousted in the second round at Wimbledon by 154th-ranked Alla Kudryavtseva. Kudryavtsev...

Derrick Rose:Number 1 Draft Pick By Chicago Bulls

AP | BRIAN MAHONEY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

NEW YORK — Derrick Rose is going home, and a record crowd of freshmen are following him to the NBA. The Chicago Bulls selected Rose, who grew up...

Greg Norman And Chris Evert Plan Saturday Wedding Bash

Daily Mail | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Sports legends Greg Norman and Chris Evert will wed in the Bahamas on Saturday. Australian golfer Norman and American tennis star Evert, both 53, wil...

NBA Draft 2008: Derrick Rose To Be First Pick

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

***UPDATE*** Sacramento Kings have chosen Jason Thompson as the 12th choice in the first round. ***UPDATE*** Indiana Pacers have chosen Jerryd Bayle...

Joe DiMaggio Sports Medicine Blog: Torn ACL Will Slow Tiger, But Only For Awhile

Dr. Josh Dines and Dr. Rock Positano | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Josh Dines and Dr. Rock Positano

Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) tears don't typically occur in golfers, but then, Tiger Woods isn't the typical golfer.

Shaq Insults Kobe In Freestyle Rap Song: "Kobe, Tell Me How My Ass Tastes"

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Just in case anybody had forgotten that Kobe Bryant has never won an NBA title without Shaquille O'Neal, the big man sent out a reminder. The Phoenix...

Wimbledon Gambling Scandal: Eight Matches Fixed, Dossier Claims

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Last year the New York Times reported on a widening gambling scandal in professional tennis that implicated highly-ranked players. Now, allegations ha...