BP has agreed to pay the largest criminal penalty in U.S. history, totaling billions of dollars, for the 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, a person familiar with the deal said Thursday.
Reigning two-time year-end No. 1 Novak Djokovic defeated six-time event champion Roger Federer in Monday’s marquee finale at the season-ending ATP World Tour Finals.
The NFL will double its exposure in the UK market during the 2013 campaign, with the league announcing a regular-season contest between the Vikings and Steelers which will be held at Wembley Stadium.
Cowboys, stetsons, bucking broncos and J.R. masks — it could only be the arrival of “Dallas” in London. The show’s stars launched the rebooted series overseas on Tuesday night.
Dallas Black Dance Theater has received a coveted invitation to participate in the London Olympics — the cultural Olympics, that is.
Mitt’s terrible foreign trip isn’t just bad press and a campaign stumble. In diplomacy gaffes, missteps, and offenses have real consequences for our national security and the peace and stability of the world.
When Mitt is back home, will the offensive comments stop? Republicans can only hope so because this race is too important to be decided by “how much America likes one guy over another”. But such a factor could very well decide the outcome of this election.
Athens gymnastics champion Carly Patterson is getting the Olympic experience again, eight years after becoming the first U.S. woman to win the title since Mary Lou Retton.
Mitt Romney insulted Britain’s preparations for the Olympics and inspired quotes like “apparently devoid of charm, warmth, humor or sincerity” and “worse than Sarah Palin” before cashing campaign checks from bankers and lobbyists who are at the center of the Libor scandal.
Three days ago, a female pug-mix was found wandering a ranch property in blistering heat with an engorged tongue, swollen because it had been pulled out and clinched between its jaws. Its snout was secured shut with packing tape. But on Friday, Parker County authorities send word: Hope has a new home.
Debuting at the Nation Theater of London in 2007, the jaw-dropping theatrical experience of “War Horse” quickly became a favorite of the critics and fans.
Veterinarians say the dog that was tortured and abandoned in Parker County is well on the way to recovery and garnering support from such far-off places as London.