- Mitch Larkin sets short-course backstroke world record Updated: Nov-27-15 5:15 am
SYDNEY - Australian swimmer Mitchell Larkin set a short-course world record in the 200-meter backstroke final at the national titles on Friday.
- Ledecky wins 3 trophies; Phelps earns 1 at Golden Goggles Updated: Nov-23-15 1:09 am
LOS ANGELES - Katie Ledecky won three trophies, including female athlete of the year, and Michael Phelps earned male athlete honors at the Golden Goggle awards as USA Swimming honored its top performers.
- At Rio Olympics, Paltrinieri won't be surprised by Sun Yang Updated: Nov-13-15 12:49 pm
ROME - Gregorio Paltrinieri won't be surprised again by Sun Yang.
- Weak ruble makes Russia more accessible for budget travel Updated: Nov-09-15 11:37 am
ST. PETERSBURG, Russia - The ruble's weak. The warnings about a complicated visa process were wrong, at least with a travel agency's help. And current geopolitical tensions make this a good time to temper headlines about Russia with everyday people and places.
- Lebedev beats Kayode to retain WBA cruiserweight belt Updated: Nov-04-15 1:16 pm
KAZAN, Russia - Russia*s Denis Lebedev retained his WBA cruiserweight title Wednesday with a win by stoppage over previously undefeated Nigerian Lateef Kayode.