Mongolian sumo wrestlers defend grand champion Harumafuji

Nov 16, 2017

Two Mongolian sumo wrestlers have come to the defense of compatriot Harumafuji who was recently accused of hitting a fellow wrestler in the head with a beer bottle

Sumo champ investigated over alleged assault

Nov 14, 2017

Japanese sumo officials are investigating allegations that sumo grand champion Harumafuji assaulted a lower-ranked wrestler, causing serious head injuries

Cleaning up 'Methadone Mile' and other drug havens

Oct 5, 2017

U.S. cities are wrestling with chronically drug-infested areas that have only worsened as cheaper heroin and more potent opioids have flooded in

NY village takes the choking out of its official seal

Sep 27, 2017

An upstate New York village that drew widespread scrutiny last year for an official seal that appeared to depict a white settler throttling a Native American has come out with a new design that takes the hands away from the throat

Mexico honors its greatest wrestler, El Santo, at centennial

Sep 24, 2017

You may have never heard the name Rodolfo Guzman, but his silver-masked alter ego, El Santo, was a larger-than-life presence in professional wrestling rings, in comics and on the silver screen

Episcopalians struggle with history of Confederate symbols

Sep 18, 2017

Episcopal churches, steeped in history, struggling with reconciliation of Confederate past with current fervor

The Latest: Radioactive gas found after North's nuke test

Sep 13, 2017

The Latest: Japanese professional wrestler-turned-lawmaker Antonio Inoki, who has conducted sports diplomacy with North Korea since the 1990s, has urged Japan to do more to calm escalating tensions between the U.S. and North Korea

Snyder upsets Sadulaev to give US world wrestling title

Aug 26, 2017

Kyle Snyder scored a late takedown of Olympic gold medalist Abdusalim Sadulaev in the deciding match, and the United States team won the world title in freestyle wrestling on Saturday night for the first time in 22 years

Bruno Mars meets source of nickname: Bruno Sammartino

Aug 23, 2017

Bruno Mars has met the man he's nicknamed after: former pro wrestling champion Bruno Sammartino

WWE: Pro wrestler Ric Flair out of surgery and resting

Aug 14, 2017

A representative for Ric Flair says the pro wrestling legend has been hospitalized and is dealing with some 'tough medical issues'