Changsha IFS teams up with Looney Tunes and Graffiti Artist Dezio to Unveil the Very First "Summer Streets" Exhibition in Central China

CHANGSHA, CHINA - Media OutReach - 24 July 2020 - Since its opening 2 years ago, Changsha IFS has promptly emerged as the landmark and trendsetter in Central  China by continuously injecting new impet...

Snowbound: White says he'll skip skateboard, stick to snow

VAIL, Colo. (AP) — If the world sees Shaun White at an Olympics again, it will be in 2022, not later this year. The three-time snowboarding champion told The Associated Press that he...

Journeyman Raheem Mostert becomes star for 49ers

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Before taking the field each week, Raheem Mostert seeks out motivation. There it is in a list of all the times he's been cut by NFL teams. Philadelphia, Mi...

Name dropping: A few up-and-comers who may make mark in '20

Some are already on the ascent (rock climber Brooke Raboutou). Others are currently making waves (surfer Kanoa Igarashi) or shooting for the stars (skateboarder Poppy Starr Olsen). ...

Video shows American skater perform illegal stunt in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Police are investigating the culprit behind a skateboard stunt illegally performed between two busy streets in Taipei after a video of the incident was released earlier th...

Maya Angelou, RuPaul among California Hall of Fame class

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Author Maya Angelou and performer RuPaul are among the inductees for the next class of California Hall of Fame. Gov. Gavin Newsom and his wife Jennifer Sieb...

The Latest: Gonzalez urges youngsters to play many sports

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on the Pro Football Hall of Fame induction ceremony Saturday night (all times local): 6:45 p.m. Tony Gonzalez believes youngsters sho...

Film captures the loss of black San Franciscans

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Actor Jimmie Fails draws from his own story in his portrayal of a young black man navigating a shifting racial landscape in "The Last Black Man in San Francisco." His tale is a fa...

Top Russian skateboarder hit with doping ban

MOSCOW (AP) — A top Russian skateboarder has been handed a four-year doping ban, just as his sport prepares to make its Olympic debut. The Russian Anti-Doping Agency says Maxim Krugl...

Palm Angels lights up NY Fashion Week with strobes, stags

NEW YORK (AP) — With a strobe light show worthy of a seizure warning and classic statuary in clear boxes, Milan streetwear cool guy Francesco Ragazzi brought his celeb-popular Palm Angels brand to New...

WORLD SPORTS at 0000 GMT

TOP STORIES: SOC--LEICESTER-HELICOPTER CRASH LEICESTER, England — Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, the Thai owner of English Premier League team Leicester City, was on a h...

Ramping up: Teen skateboarder may be force come Tokyo Games

The 14-year-old skateboarder from California frequently wears outfits inspired by 1990s pop music videos. She's a budding songwriter and jots down lyrics based on life experiences, which she points ou...

Review: 'Mid90s' is a nostalgia trip without a destination

A year after Greta Gerwig's "Lady Bird" comes another actor-turned-director's memory-inspired California-set coming-of-age tale from the boutique film studio A24. This time, the time period has been d...

Playing bridge at the Asian Games: 'Athletics of the mind'

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — What's left of Finton Lewis' thinning hair is spiked and dyed an orange-red color. The 64-year-old Lewis says the haircut keeps him feeling younger on the o...

After earthquake, Olympics, Singh has Asian Games in context

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Gaurika Singh was thrust into the international spotlight as the youngest athlete at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, where she captivated people with her story of earthquake ...