Is the Raiders’ move for Jon Gruden just an expensive grab at the past?

Oaklands new coach has always been known for his scary intensity. But has age and a long spell in the TV booth softened what made him great? This was in the summer of 2000, back […]

Serena Williams says motherhood can help her beat grand slam record

Serena Williams intends to surpass Margaret Courts record of 24 grand slam titles and believes being a new mother can help her achieve that goal Serena Williams says motherhood has given her a new sense […]

NBA global superstars bounce into the UK

The ‘business of winning’ Both clubs have young, revamped teams this season, and energetic off-court activity has also seen them maximise ticket revenues, increase their social media presence, and sign a number of high-profile sponsorship […]

Can social media get you fired?

Laura Holden, from Reed, says: “Recruiters may review the digital profiles of candidates they’re interviewing or looking to hire, as it’s a quick and easy way to learn more about the individual.” A recent survey […]

Kayaker Faces Life Ban After Spiking Rival’s Drink Before Drug Test

Yasuhiro Suzuki, 32, confessed to putting an anabolic steroid in fellow kayaker Seiji Komatsu’s drink during last year’s national championships, the Japan Anti-Doping Agency said Tuesday. “Instead of working hard, I committed misconduct as an […]

What’s happening in sport? Five things to know

(CNN)When it comes to spats with managerial rivals, Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is arguably very much in a league of his own. Aussie rugby’s landmark deal Equal pay is very much in the news […]

Ticket sales for Winter Olympics in South Korea are sluggish; tensions with North Korea temper interest

Near the end of 2017, only 655,000 tickets to the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang had been sold. Organized originally expected to sell 1.07 million for the February Olympic Games.  (AP) PRESIDENT TRUMP SERVED 360-YEAR-OLD SOY […]

Saudi prince who criticized arrest of relatives is sacked

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates –  Saudi news websites are reporting that a prince who headed the kingdom’s Maritime Sports Federation has been sacked from his post and replaced by a military officer. The move comes […]

Pissed about Starbucks in Yosemite? You’re fighting a battle you’ve already lost.

Corporations and nature already go hand in hand.Image: FLickr/jeremylmack Sorry, nature lovers. You’re kidding yourselves if you think your national park dining experiences are corporation-free.  On Jan. 4, the Yosemite Valley Lodge’s plan to install […]

Winter Olympics 2018: Look away now Russia … PyeongChang medal predictions

(CNN)Look away now Russia. Banned on December 5 by the International Olympic Committee (IOC), Russia had already retrospectively dropped to fourth in the standings from 2014 after being stripped of a total of 13 medals […]