When Vietnamese politicians play sport

For these Vietnamese politicians, sport is not only a means of keeping fit and relieving stress but also a way of bonding with colleagues and connecting with citizens.

Bring a regime to justice? In Seoul, rights groups play long game on N. Korea.

Yahoo News As the Malaysian police seek further evidence to back their suspicions that the North Korean government was behind last month’s assassination of Kim Jong-nam in Kuala Lumpur, international

Faster play: how pro baseball commissioner hopes to speed up America's pastime

Yahoo News Many of the rule changes the MLB is interested in – including implementing a 20-second pitch clock, and forcing the ball into play more rapidly while also limiting visits to the pitcher's

North Korean murder: Did Kim Jong-nam's ties to China play a role?

Yahoo News The apparent murder of the North Korean leader’s half-brother by poison-wielding assassins at a busy Malaysian airport on Monday appears torn from the pages of a cold war spy thriller.

French presidential front-runner warns accusations play into far-right hands

Yahoo News Embattled French presidential front-runner Francois Fillon warned on Sunday that muck-racking against mainstream candidates in the race for the Elysee palace could end up propelling the

Thorns' midfielder Henry will play on loan for PSG women

Yahoo News PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Portland Thorns of the National Women's Soccer League have loaned French midfielder Amandine Henry to Paris Saint-Germain.

Bryan brothers announce retirement from Davis Cup play

Yahoo News MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Bob and Mike Bryan are retiring from Davis Cup play after 14 years representing the United States.

Ozzie Guillen: No big leaguer should play winter ball

Yahoo News CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Former star shortstop Ozzie Guillen has a word of advice for big leaguers who want to play winter ball in Venezuela: Don't.

Russian consul in Athens found dead; no signs of foul play

Yahoo News ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek police say the head of the consular section at the Russian Embassy in Athens has been found dead in his apartment in the Greek capital, but there are no

Misbah urges Pakistan to send talent to play in Australia

Yahoo News Captain Misbah-ul-Haq says Pakistan will not end their touring misery in Australia until they can adapt to the unique playing conditions Down Under. Pakistan succumbed to a 220-run defeat

The Latest: Trump ditches press pool to play golf

Yahoo News WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on President-elect Donald Trump (all times EST):

Roger Federer says he hopes to play for 2 or 3 more years

Yahoo News PERTH, Australia (AP) — Roger Federer says he hopes to play for at least another three or four years and that his "mind-set is for the long-term" in assessing his tennis future.

Russia hunts for crashed jet's black boxes, says no signs of foul play

By Andrew Osborn MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia expanded its search on Monday for the remains of a military plane that crashed into the Black Sea, killing all 92 on board, and said pilot error or a

The 43 games we can’t wait to play in 2017

It may look like an animated movie from the 1930s, but it plays like a lot like an arcade game from the 1980s. Ubisoft’s latest action game takes place in a strange world where knights, samurai, and

Watch this huge combat robot play with real cars for fun

Having never build a robot of any kind, I can't say whether it's an enjoyable experience or not. What I can say, and with utter certainty, is that this massive fighting robot sure seems to bring a

All 2016 Samsung 4K TVs can now play HDR YouTube content, if you can find it

Back in November, the video service announced it would be supporting HDR — which offers greater image contrast and color range. Now, Samsung is making that content available on it 2016 Quantum dot

How to play the Nintendo Switch before it launches in March

We're still a few months out from the launch of the Nintendo Switch, but if you live in a big city, you could get your hands on the hybrid console as early as January 15th. On Friday, Nintendo

Spoiler Alert: Artificial Intelligence Can Predict How Scenes Will Play Out

A new artificial intelligence system can take still images and generate short videos that simulate what happens next similar to how humans can visually imagine how a scene will evolve, according to a

Stanford to play Rice in Australia pending NCAA approval

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Stanford is planning to open next football season in Australia against Rice.

Child piano prodigy to play Vietnam this month

Evan Le, a five-year-old Vietnamese-American, will perform in Ho Chi Minh City later this month.

Scientists say gut microbes may play role in yo-yo dieting, obesity

By Kate Kelland LONDON, Nov 24 (Reuters) - - Scientists studying yo-yo dieting in mice say the tendency for people to regain excess weight rapidly after successfully slimming may well be due to their

Ross Taylor needs eye surgery but will play 2nd test

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand batsman Ross Taylor has been cleared to play in the second test against Pakistan from Friday despite being diagnozed with an eye condition which will

Smith, Wilfork to play when Raiders face Texans

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Cornerback Sean Smith is active for the Oakland Raiders and defensive tackle Vince Wilfork will play for the Houston Texans after being questionable with injuries.

Mexican teams will not play in 2017 Copa Libertadores

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican teams will not play in Copa Libertadores, at least in 2017, because the tournament*s new schedule makes it nearly impossible, league President Enrique Bonilla said Friday.

Best: Irish will have to play even better to beat All Blacks

DUBLIN (AP) — Ireland's maiden win over the All Blacks this month to end 111 years of rugby heartache was lauded as one of the greatest moments in Irish sports.