Midway through the third quarter Wednesday night, Stephen Curry faked a corner three, darted down the baseline and leaped past Portland center Mason Plumlee. Curry raised the ball in his left hand, seemingly to pass to ...

King County has seen eight flu-related deaths in what is now a moderate-to-severe flu season, according to public-health officials. Local hospitals are being hit hard as flu-related visits to hospital emergency rooms ...

Heads up! Russell Westbrook is going to need to play nice with the refs after this one. The Thunder point guard picked up a technical foul during Wednesday’s game against the Hornets when he threw the basketball off ...

Osteoarthritis pain in older adults can be managed with chair yoga. The researchers randomly assigned 131 older adults to either chair yoga or a health education program. Both interventions took place twice a week for ...

HOUSTON — With his woolly beard and well-crafted image, James Harden can appear like a man on his own. Just after being announced last among the Houston Rockets’ starters Monday night, Harden bounded away from the ...

Potomac (Va.) Coach Keith Honore couldn’t take it anymore. Fifteen minutes into his team’s last gathering before the holiday break, Honore laid into his whistle and ordered his players to the baseline. Basketball ...

Passion in my game was dying, so hung racquet, says Somdev IMAGE: Somdev Devvarman, once India's brightest tennis talent. Photograph: Gonzalo Fuentes/Reuters. At the age of 31, India’s tennis star Somdev Devvarman ...

ISLAMABAD: The Senate of Pakistan has clarified that it had timely proposed a mechanism to fill the vacuum for combating terrorism in Pakistan, which may occur after January 07, 2017 due to sundown clause in the ...

CLEVELAND — With 3.4 seconds left on the game clock Sunday, Kevin Durant caught the ball near the baseline, stumbled and fell. Replays appeared to show that a bump from Cleveland’s Richard Jefferson forced Durant ...

Brisbane researchers are extracting DNA from the jaws of great white and tiger sharks to better understand how these populations have changed over time. The international study, led by University of Queensland ...

The Parole Board’s decision on Sunday to grant an early release to former president Moshe Katsav, despite his lack of a public expression of regret for his acts of rape, has led to criticism that he received ...

The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) agreement on oil output is unlikely to have a long-term effect on oil prices, Russian Central Bank said in Monetary Policy Report published Friday. MOSCOW ...

Golden State Warriors 113, New Orleans Pelicans 109 NEW ORLEANS -- Stephen Curry scored a team-high 30 points, including a 15-foot jumper from the left baseline and a stop-and-scoop layup in the final three minutes, ...

Bridgestone Americas will develop new tire prototype as part of the SuperTruck II program introduced earlier this year, the company announced last week. The company says the goal for the prototype tires is to ...

NEW YORK (AP) - After his team blew a four-point lead in the closing seconds, Seton Hall coach Kevin Willard provided simple instructions. Get the ball to Desi Rodriguez, and then get out of the way. Khadeen Carrington ...

The one play that symbolized an awful Wednesday night at the Garden came late in the first half, when LeBron James rumbled down the lane and every Knick seemed to shy away. King James roared in for a thunderous dunk, ...

‹› Dubai: The UAE will roll out a new happiness survey starting December 12 to gauge what makes nationals, expatriates and tourists happy. Intended to establish the baseline of happiness in the UAE and adjust ...

Midway through the third quarter Saturday night, after the Warriors made a free throw, JaVale McGee grabbed the ball, stepped to the baseline and looked upcourt. It was only then that he realized his teammates were ...

Russia plans to use its post-Soviet era record-high November oil production as its baseline when it cuts output under this week’s deal with OPEC, Deputy Energy Minister Kirill Molodtsov said on Friday. Russia has ...

Russia plans to use its November oil production, which was its highest in almost 30 years, as its baseline when it cuts output under this week's deal with OPEC, Deputy Energy Minister Kirill Molodtsov said on ...