• The Humble King of American Cycling, Virginia’s Ben King, made a career out of suffering: Now he’s winning at the top of the sport.
  • St Louis police kill black teenager
    Police say victim was armed; shooting happened near Ferguson, Mo.
  • In plot reversal, Sony sends controversial film to theaters
    Sony Pictures will allow 'The Interview' to play in more than 200 U.S. theaters as of Christmas Day, reversing its decision to pull the film, after coming under criticism  for caving into pressure from North Korea.
  • Man plows van into holiday market in France
    Third violent incident in as many days leaves 10 injured.
  • Pakistan makes arrests in school attack
    Those arrested called 'facilitators' in attack that left 141 dead.
  • N.Y.C. mayor calls for pause in protests
    Asks demonstrators to halt until after funerals of officers slain in ambush.
  • North Korea threatens U.S. over hacking accusations
    North Korea has threatened unspecified attacks on the U.S. in an escalation of a war of words following the Sony Pictures cyber-attacks.
  • Amgen Women’s Race: Moolman-Pasio third overall after vertebral compression injury: Change in priorities after Amstel Gold Race crash
  • Start times for Giro d'Italia stage 9 time trial: Stage favourite Roglic sets off at 15:40 CET
  • Bol wins final stage of Tour of California in Pasadena ahead of Sagan: "This race was my main goal this year," said the Slovenian in the post-race press conference