RENO, Nev. (AP) — Environmentalists have lost their latest legal bid to block a major redevelopment project at a Lake Tahoe-area ski resort that hosted the 1960 Winter Olympics. Placer County.. SeattlePI.com Also reported by •New Zealand Herald •Newsday •Seattle Times
If you're looking for something entertaining and beautiful that'll also inform you, there's an incredible variety of science- and nature-focused documentaries and TV shows on Netflix right.. Business Insider
Defense stocks, namely Northrop Grumman , Lockheed Martin , and Action Alerts Plus holding Raytheon have experienced a major pullback. All three are trading at or below the 200-day moving average. But,..
BEIJING (AP) — Wayne Gretzky has been named a global ambassador for Beijing's Kunlun Red Star as the Chinese capital seeks to boost the profile of hockey domestically ahead of hosting the Winter.. New Zealand Herald
The 2018 Winter Olympics had quite the tech spectacle with 1,200 Intel drones producing a memorable light show. However, it's likely the 2020 Tokyo Olympics won't make as big a deal for a new.. Mashable
Italy will launch a three-city bid to host the 2026 Winter Olympics in Milan, Turin and Cortina. The Italian Olympic Committee announced the move on Wednesday, having decided… Japan Today Also reported by •USATODAY.com •New Zealand Herald
MILAN (Reuters) - Italy's Olympic committee (CONI) voted on Wednesday to submit a joint bid formed by Milan, Turin and the Alpine resort of Cortina d'Ampezzo to host the 2026 Winter Olympics. SBS Also reported by •Reuters
With four years still to go for the 2022 Beijing Olympics, China is desperately looking to boost their ranks, enlisting talented martial artists from monasteries and teaching them snow and ice sports. Firstpost
Calgary took another step toward making a bid for the 2026 Winter Olympics on Tuesday when Mary Moran was named chief executive officer for the group tasked with exploring the potential of hosting the.. Reuters
Norway's Vibeke Skofterud has tragically died at the age of 38 [Getty] Vibeke Skofterud from Norway was found dead after a jet ski accident in Arendal in the south of the country. The Olympian was a.. OK!
Even as a million people poured onto the Champs-Élysées to fete France’s 4-2 victory over Croatia, it seemed the real winner of the World Cup final was Russian President Vladimir Putin. So far as.. Eurasia Review
On Wednesday, early trends suggested that PTI leader Imran Khan was most likely to become the next prime minister of Pakistan. An international cricketer, who led Pakistan to World Cup victory in 1992,.. DNA