2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics Fast Facts

(CNN)Here’s a look at the 2018 Winter Olympics to be held in Pyeongchang, South Korea. The games are scheduled to take place February 9-25, 2018. The Paralympics are scheduled to take place March 9-18, 2018. […]

Chess tournament in Saudi Arabia under fire from Israeli, female players

(CNN)Chess tournaments, for better or worse, don’t usually command international headlines. On Saturday, one of the best women’s chess players in the world, Anna Muzychuk of Ukraine, said she and her sister would skip the […]

Pel Fast Facts

(CNN)Here is a look at the life of Edson Arantes do Nascimento, known as Pel, a professional Brazilian football (soccer) player. Birth name: Edson Arantes do Nascimento Father: João Ramos do Nascimento, known as “Dondinho,” […]

Hurricane Maria Batters Puerto Rico

Hurricane Maria ripped through Puerto Rico, causing potentially billions of dollars in damage and threatening to continue the population exodus that helped push the island into bankruptcy. Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority, which like the […]

Aston Martin CEO Calls for Some Brexit Clarity Within Six Months

said last month it returned to profit and nearly doubled revenue in the second quarter amid robust demand for the new DB11 sports car. Palmer’s looking for certainty amid

The Race to Run a Two-Hour Marathon

For decades, the Berlin Marathon has been the place where premier endurance athletes test their limits. With its flat course, temperate late-September weather, and enthusiastic crowds, the German capital has been the site of the […]

IOC Awards Summer Olympics to Paris in 2024, and LA for 2028

Lima, Peru (AP) — The tears welling in the Paris mayor's eyes told the story one way. The words the Los Angeles mayor spoke told it another. This was one of those rare Olympic moments […]

Ferraris Entry-Level Portofino Faces $2.5 Million Mercedes

Daimler AG’s 10 billion-euro effort to ramp up electric offerings by showing that cleaner powertrains can still be upscale and sporty. Follow our TOPLive blog coverage of the Frankfurt Motor Show here Lamborghini is also […]

The Latest on Hurricane Irma

St. Petersburg, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Irma (all times local): 10:05 p.m. A third construction crane has toppled in Florida in the powerful winds of Hurricane Irma. Officials say it happened at […]

Irma Has Florida Bracing for Atlantic’s Most Powerful Storm Yet

Hurricane Irma, the most powerful storm to form in the open Atlantic Ocean, was barreling toward Puerto Rico late Tuesday on a path that may bring it ashore

Hurricane Irma, the most powerful storm to form in the open Atlantic Ocean, was barreling toward Puerto Rico late Tuesday on a path that may bring it ashore in Florida and destroy so much property […]