Greenpeace boards Arctic offshore drill rig in Pacific

...Greenpeace said in an announcement. The six protesters are from the United States, Germany, New Zealand, Australia, Sweden and Austria.Greenpeace has targeted Shell before.In February 2012, actress Lucy Lawless and seven other activists with the organization...
Today In Sports History for March 17

...women's record for the most World Cup points in a season after finishing eighth in a slalom won by Austria's Michaela Kirchgasser at Schladming, Austria. Vonn reaches 1,980 points to beat the mark of 1,970 set by Janica Kostelic of Croatia in...
Today In Sports History for Thursday, March 12

...ahead of his only remaining challenger, Benjamin Raich of Austria, in the season's final giant slalom to capture the three straight overall titles since Petra Kronberger of Austria in 1990-92.2010 - New Jersey beats Pittsburgh 3-1, to...
Today In Sports History for March 20

...2006 - Japan beats Cuba 10-6 in the title game of the inaugural World Baseball Classic.2009 - Gregor Schlierenzauer of Austria becomes the first ski jumper to win 13 World Cup events and reach more than 2,000 points in a season. Schlierenzauer, who...
Sports on TV

...CarolinaTENNIS5 p.m., ESPN2 - Australian Open, quarterfinals, at Melbourne11:30 p.m., ESPN2 - Australian Open, quarterfinal, at MelbourneWINTER SPORTS7:30 p.m., NBCSN - Skiing, FIS, at Schladming, Austria (same-day tape)
Sports on TV for Sunday, Jan. 25

...ESPN2 - Australian Open, round of 16, at MelbourneWINTER SPORTS6:30 a.m., NBCSN - Skiing, FIS, at Kitzbuehel, Austria (same-day tape)WOMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL10:30 a.m., FS1 - Butler at Xavier11 a.m., ESPN2 - UConn at Cincinnati12...
Today in sports history for Thursday, Feb.26

...super-G race of the year and becomes the career leader in the discipline. By winning her 18th super G the American overtakes Austria's Renate Goetschl for the record.2013 - C. Vivian Stringer becomes the fourth women's college basketball coach to reach...
Today in sports history for Friday, Feb. 13

...Steve Jaros rolls the 13th televised 300 game in PBA history en route to winning the Chattanooga Open.2000 - In St. Anton, Austria, Fritz Strobl and Werner Franz finish with identical times of 1 minute, 20.72 seconds to win an icy and treacherous super-G...
Today in history for Tuesday, Feb. 10

...of Germany won Olympic gold at Sochi in the super-combined less than a second ahead of both silver medalist Nicole Hosp of Austria and Julia Mancuso of the United States, who won the bronze. Actress-turned-diplomat Shirley Temple Black, 85, died...
Bode Miller ready to race at world championships

...He was a long way off from competing, but didn't rush things along.He then took some training runs in Switzerland and Austria, just to get some of his timing back."That was the last step before I could feel comfortable coming in and actually putting...


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