Astronaut Mark Kelly joins World View's near-space balloon team
Kelly will serve as director of crew operations for Arizona-based World View Enterprises, which is developing a high-altitude balloon and capsule that would take passengers to an altitude of roughly 30 kilometers (19 miles, or 100,000 feet) for an ...
Tiger Woods sitting in familiar spot
The weather has been unseasonably cold for this part of the world, with frost delays the first two days and the rain that fell for the early part of the third round. With more frost in the forecast Sunday, the tournament has gone to a two-tee start ...
World Challenge: Woods keeps 2-shot lead on tough day at Sherwood
Tiger Woods weathers uneven day, holds World Challenge lead
Woods shoots 62 to take two-shot lead at World Challenge
Johnson Tops Woods On Playoff Hole
It was only the fourth time in his career that Woods failed to win when he had at least a two-shot lead going into the final round, and the second time at Sherwood. Graeme McDowell made up a four-shot deficit in the 2010 World Challenge and beat Woods ...
It's a wedge issue: Zach Johnson stuns Tiger Woods in World Challenge
Northwestern Mutual World Challenge
Zach Johnson stuns Tiger Woods to capture World Challenge title in playoff
World Cup 2014 Draw: Group G another Group of Death with Germany, Portugal ...
Group G is shaping up to be one of the toughest in the World Cup after Germany, Ghana, the United States and Portugal were all put together. It was always going to be a tough one in terms of travel, with the fourth team in the group having the longest ...
US men's soccer team stays positive despite tough draw for World Cup
Here's The Case For The US Surviving 'The Group Of Death' At The World Cup
US World Cup draw: Americans will have earned it if they survive Group G
San Francisco Chronicle
Ligety Edges Miller to Win World Cup Giant Slalom
Sure, Ligety remains the king of the giant slalom, winning his fourth straight World Cup race in that discipline Sunday, but Miller is catching up in a hurry and in perfect time, too, with the Sochi Games two months away. That surgically repaired left ...
World Cup Skiing: Ligety wins fourth straight giant slalom, Miller finishes second
Scores of world leaders planning to attend Mandela memorial
Scores of world leaders planning to attend Mandela memorial. Flowers are left near a portrait of South African former president Nelson Mandela outside his home in Houghton, Johannesburg, on December 8, 2013, three days after his death. PEDRO ...
Nelson Mandela's death: World mourns 'hero,' 'icon,' 'father'
56 World Leaders Expected for Mandela Memorial
World Leaders Heading To South Africa To Mourn Mandela
Cheer Up: World Growth Is Accelerating
Current pessimism about the world economy is overdone. The world's three biggest economies -- the U.S., China and Japan -- are all in decent shape. Barring a major new deterioration in Europe and unforeseen calamities in the rest of the developing ...
Washington Post (blog)
World War II veteran en route to Pearl Harbor ceremony booted from flight
A 90-year-old World War II veteran en route to a ceremony marking the 72nd anniversary of the attack at Pearl Harbor was booted from his flight to accommodate the weight of additional jet fuel needed for the trip. According to Hawaii News Now, Ewalt ...
Map: Where the World War II veterans are
9 iconic quotes from Pearl Harbor, World War II
World War II vets share experiences through New Hartford Historical Society ...
'Around the World,' a Concert Reading at the Mint
New York Times
By NEIL GENZLINGER. Published: December 8, 2013. “Around the World” at the Mint Theater chronicles a journey of 80 days and thousands of miles, but it's really a journey of rediscovery, one for which the only thing you'll need to pack is a vivid ...
Kelly Slater and Mick Fanning prepared for surfing world title showdown
The mind games have begun ahead of surfing's world title showdown between Kelly Slater and Mick Fanning with the American claiming he's not the one under early pressure at the Pipe Masters in Hawaii. The men's championship reaches its thrilling climax, ...