5-time Olympian Dennis Green dies at 87

SYDNEY (AP) — Dennis Green, who was the first Australian to compete at five Olympic Games, has died. He was 87. Australian canoeing's governing says Green died at his home Wednesday ...

Combined Koreas basketball team to play for Asian Games gold

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — A combined Koreas team reinforced by WNBA center Park Ji-su has reached the women's basketball final at the Asian Games after an 89-66 win over Taiwan. The ...

For the first time since war, this gold belongs to Korea

AKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — There was no dividing them. The folk song Arirang played and the “unification” flag was raised to celebrate the first gold medal by a combined Koreas team at...

Combined Koreas crew wins historic medal at Asian Games

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Two countries, 12 women, one significant medal. A combined Koreas crew earned a historic bronze medal at the Asian Games on Saturday by finishing third in t...

Asian Games: Taiwan bags 2 silvers in rowing, canoeing

Taiwan won two silver medals in single women's sculls and single women's canoe at the 2018 Jakarta-Palembang Asian Games Thursday. Taiwanese rower Huang Yi-ting clinched her silver with a t...

Through hoops: Combined Koreas set tone for Asian Games

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — One win into the Asian Games and the bigger picture is already clear for the combined Koreas basketball team. Three North Korean players, including top-scor...

Unified Korean women's basketball team wins at Asian Games

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Three North Korean basketball players were part of a unified Korean women's basketball team that defeated Indonesia 108-40 on Wednesday at the Asian Games. ...

Koreas extend conciliatory steps to Asian Games

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — With the Koreas, there's no separating their sports from their politics. The war-separated rivals will take their reconciliation steps to the Asian Games in...

Heat wave has Tokyo residents concerned about Olympics

TOKYO (AP) — A deadly heat wave in Japan this week has many residents in the Japanese capital questioning the wisdom of staging the Tokyo 2020 Olympics in July and August. Rescuers i...

WORLD SPORTS at 1330 GMT

World Cup digest moves separately. TEN--EASTBOURNE INTERNATIONAL EASTBOURNE, England — Top seed Caroline Wozniacki faces Ashleigh Barty in the quarterfinals. Jelena...

North and South Korea combining in 3 sports at Asian Games

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — The Olympic Council of Asia says North and South Korea will field combined teams in three sports — canoeing, rowing and women's basketball — at the Asian Games in the latest ...

Mempho Music Festival Announces Daily Lineup

MEMPHIS, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 15, 2018--Mempho Music Festival, brought to you by Big River Presents, has announced the daily lineup for its second edition, which will return to Memphis, Tenness...

Mempho Music Festival Announces Daily Lineup

MEMPHIS, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 15, 2018--Mempho Music Festival, brought to you by Big River Presents, has announced the daily lineup for its second edition, which will return to Memphis, Tenness...

Canoeing in the wilderness of Minnesota's Boundary Waters

BOUNDARY WATERS CANOE AREA WILDERNESS, Minn. (AP) — You won't find gourmet food or 600-thread count sheets in Minnesota's Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness. But you will find lux...

Zimbabwe couple weds after crocodile bites off bride's arm

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — A couple attacked by a crocodile wedded days later in a Zimbabwean hospital, where the bride was recovering after losing an arm. "In one week we went from sho...