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Ethiopians Dominate Marathons – Lelisa Desisa Wins Boston and Tsegaye Kebede Wins London

Ethiopians Dominate Marathons – Lelisa Desisa Wins Boston and Tsegaye Kebede Wins London

Recent results on Boston and London marathons prove once again that Ethiopian runners are here to stay. The overall balance of the full results shows a 25% presence in the top 10 who crossed the finish line in both men and women’s... 
Rutgers Fires Coach in Light of Abusive Video

Rutgers Fires Coach in Light of Abusive Video

Rutgers University is working on damage control in the wake of the campus controversy it is currently embroiled in. The college fired its head basketball coach Mike Rice on Wednesday. The firing followed the mass media release of a... 
Dumervil Signs to Ravens

Dumervil Signs to Ravens

The Baltimore Ravens announced Saturday afternoon that they’ve agreed in principle to a five-year contract with former Denver Broncos linebacker Elvis Dumervil. The deal ends a week of furious speculation over Dumervil’s... 
Owen Contemplates Management

Owen Contemplates Management

Former England international Michael Owen said Saturday that he’s looking at a second career as a manager or coach after he hangs up his boots at the end of this season. Owen, who has played for midlands team Stoke City since... 
Big Dance Stunner Sends Georgetown Home

Big Dance Stunner Sends Georgetown Home

Just 24 hours after Harvard shocked the country and ruined many tourney brackets with their unexpected dismissal of number 3 seed New Mexico, an even more improbable Cinderella decided that it was too early to leave the dance. Those... 
Gymnast Gabby Douglas Wins Women’s All-Around Gold

Gymnast Gabby Douglas Wins Women’s All-Around Gold

Thursday in London, history was made as U.S. gymnast Gabby Douglas became the first African-American to win the all-around gold medal. It came just days after Team U.S.A. won gold at the women’s team event. “Someone mentioned...