Topic: North America
When Apolo Ohno was disqualified from the 500 meters Friday, it marked the start of a weekend of high-stakes US-Canada clashes as the Vancouver Olympics close.
02/27/2010 07:28 am
Vancouver Olympics: US alpine skiers chalk up their most successful Olympics ever to the motivation of a once-every-four-years chance – and to skiing offensively. If Ted Ligety makes the podium today, it would give the US its ninth medal in alpine skiing.
02/23/2010 11:34 am
Women's hockey: With semifinal wins Monday, the USA and Canada have outscored their opposition 96-4 on the way to Thursday's Olympic gold-medal final.
02/23/2010 09:40 am
The HTC Desire is already scooping up the buzz. But is it better than Google's Nexus One?
02/16/2010 10:05 am
Another winter storm is moving across the US Monday, but forecasters hope the worst of the season's storms will be over by the end of next week.
02/15/2010 06:03 pm
It’s a winter to remember – one that is likely to trigger a host of studies that try to tease out details of the factors contributing to the season’s snowstorms.
02/12/2010 07:58 pm
Germany, Canada, and the United States will battle for overall medal title in the Winter Olympics for the foreseeable future. Watch for China to move up the ladder using the same strategy it did in Beijing.
02/12/2010 12:32 pm
Wednesday's Illinois earthquake rated a 3.8 magnitude according to the US Geological Survey, and was the third mild temblor experienced in the region in recent years.
02/10/2010 12:50 pm
Finches are frequent visitors to the backyard feeder, but goldfinches are a rare sight.
02/09/2010 09:45 am
In Canada, where hockey isn’t so much a sport as a way of life, the hockey tournament is being billed by some as the Olympic event to watch. Look for a strong Canadian men's team and a resurgent US women's team.
02/08/2010 04:09 pm