As reported on thescotsman.com, First Minister Alex Salmond -- who watched the Wimbledon from the Royal Box -- summed It up best: "Andy played an outstanding match and did Scotland proud." The minister, of course, was describing Andy Murray in defeat at the Wimbledon finals against now-7-time win ... More >>
If the NBA Finals confirmed one thing, it's that like him or love him - and an ESPN color map compiled before the sixth game with Dallas indicated that the majority of fans in 45 of 50 states hate him - it's a LeBron James League.
Look at today's headlines: The Daily News proclaimed "LeBust: King ... More >>
NadalIt is a big Sunday for sports! If you still don't understand the rules of American football, you are probably all set to watch tennis, which is widely considered less manly. Still, the men's championship US Open match is scheduled to begin at 4 p.m. ET (UPDATE: Not today! See below.) in ... More >>
Office of the MayorThere's a tough column today by Mark Green (on Huffington Post and in this week's Observer), a reminder that, no matter how much the ex-candidate sometimes gets on our nerves, he always has something smart to say.
Green's subject is the growing trend of mega-millionaires j ... More >>
The Taliban conduct a night ambush against U.S. troops on January 24. A commenter on this YouTube video wrote: "holy cow, tracer rounds are so cool!" Yeah, really cool.
What a Sunday in sports and terror: Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer fought to the death in a Grand Slam final, and so did the Pit ... More >>