CHONGLI, China (AP) — Clad in neon-green from head to toe, Chinese snowboarder He Qiang is part of a growing cohort of middle-class enthusiasts in a country with little tradition of winter sports but that is now seeking to host the 2022 Winter Olympics.
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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Boston’s mayor didn’t want to ante up, but Providence’s mayor is all in.
SAO PAULO (AP) — The IndyCar Series opener scheduled for March in Brazil’s capital was canceled on Thursday.
NEW YORK (AP) — They were hanging on his every word — and gesture, body movement, and definitely the facial expressions.
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has joined those who have come to downtown’s Daley Plaza to pay their respects to Cubs legend Ernie Banks.