PETALING JAYA: Asian stock markets rose yesterday on hopes that the worst of the global recession may be over as US bank earnings beat expectations and several leading economic indicators in China and the United States made gains.
John Madden, Hall of Fame coach of the Oakland Raiders and the only man to serve as lead color analyst of NFL telecasts on all four of the major broadcast networks, has decided to retire from broadcasting, NBC Sports said Thursday.
John Madden, the burly former coach turned top TV analyst, used his blue-collar style and love for in-the-trenches football to endear himself to fans. His last telecast was the Super Bowl between Arizona and Pittsburgh.
Young bowlers from across the state will converge on Longview beginning June 13 for the 2009 Texas State USBC Youth Championships. The annual event attracts thousands of participants and their families to the host city, generating a significant amount ...
We've learned Mel Gibson's wife Robyn has just filed legal papers to divorce Mel Gibson, her husband of 28 years, citing "irreconcilable differences." Pretty ironic -- Robyn signed the papers the day before Good Friday.