Hugh Downs, genial presence on TV news and game shows, dies

NEW YORK (AP) — Hugh Downs, the genial, versatile broadcaster who became one of television’s most familiar and welcome faces with more than 15,000 hours on news, game and talk shows, has died at age 9...

New Taipei offers free water sports experiences for over 2,500 people

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — New Taipei City's Sports Office has announced that it will offer free water sports experience camps in the summer, including surfing, stand up paddleboarding (SUP), ca...

IndyCar Classic a "home" race for Foyt family

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Larry Foyt's memories of the Austin area mostly involve water skiing and packs of adolescent boys sneaking a peek at the nudist beach in an area called Hippie Hollow. ...

Pole vaulter, 84, sets her sights on more records

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — An 84-year-old pole vaulter isn't putting her pole down anytime soon. Flo Filion Meiler left Thursday for the World Masters Athletics Championship Indoor in Po...

Global Kiteboarding Equipment Market 2018-2022| Celebrity Participation and Social Media Driving Interest Among Young Kiteboarders| Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 25, 2018--The global kiteboarding equipment market 2018-2022 is expected to post a CAGR of close to 10% during the forecast period, according to the latest market research...

Bekanntgabe der Sieger des Innovationswettbewerbs „Joensuu (Finnland) City Challenge“: Smart City Apps und Surfing unter den Gewinnern

JOENSUU, Finnland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mai 29, 2018--Die Gewinner des Innovationswettbewerbs der finnischen Stadt Joensuu wurden gekürt. Vier Lösungen werden in den nächsten 12 Monaten im Stadtzentrum vo...

Les lauréats du concours de l'innovation de la ville de Joensuu (Finlande) ont été proclamés: Smart City Apps et Surfing parmi les gagnants

JOENSUU, Finlande--(BUSINESS WIRE)--mai 29, 2018--Les lauréats du concours de l'innovation organisé par la ville de Joensuu, Finlande, viennent d'être désignés. Quatre solutions seront mises en œuvre ...

Winners of Joensuu (Finland) City Challenge Innovation Competition Are Announced: Smart City Apps and Surfing among the Winners

JOENSUU, Finland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 29, 2018--The winners of the innovation competition organised by the City of Joensuu, Finland have been chosen. Four solutions will be implemented in Joensuu cit...

Product Innovations Driving the Global Diving Suit Market| Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 9, 2018-- market research analysts forecast the to grow at a CAGR of over 5% during the period 2018-2022, according to their latest report. This press r...

Toxic algae flourishes despite vast sums spent to prevent it

MONROE, Mich. (AP) — Competing in a bass fishing tournament two years ago, Todd Steele cast his rod from his 21-foot motorboat — unaware that he was being poisoned. A thick, green sc...

Fit couples share tips on working out with your swolemate

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — It's hot and sticky outside, all your friends are at the beach or at brunch. It's tempting to blow off a workout, but getting sweaty with your significant other definitely...

Taipei Riverside Kids’ Festival online registration opens Friday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The 2017 Taipei Riverside Kids' Festival is taking place from July 15 to 23 at Dajia Riverside Park for 9 consecutive days. All activities are free, including many water a...

Man dies, 4 injured in annual water skiing race in Australia

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — A man died Sunday and four others were injured during an annual water skiing race on the Murray River on the border between New South Wales and Victoria states. ...

Variable Valve Timing System Market in Marine Engines – Market Drivers and Forecasts from Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 30, 2016-- analysts forecast the to grow at a CAGR of close to 18% during the forecast period, according to their latest report. This Smart News Release...

Babcock and Krueger to match wits in World Cup of Hockey

TORONTO (AP) -- Mike Babcock scoffs at the notion that he simply shows up to coach the Canadians and they keep winning best-on-best games, a streak that has run to 14."I think that's what you guys thi...