Posts Tagged Western Europe

Sebastien Loeb to compete in Monte Carlo Rally

PARIS (AP) — Nine-time rally world champion Sebastien Loeb will compete in the season-opening Monte Carlo Rally in January.

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Rio to host 2016 fencing worlds ahead of Olympics

ROME (AP) — Rio de Janeiro will host the 2016 fencing world championships as a test event ahead of the Olympics.

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Kimetto’s marathon world record ratified by IAAF

MONACO (AP) — The IAAF has ratified the world record set by Dennis Kimetto at this year’s Berlin Marathon.

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Jerry Lee Lewis: Sustained by brief blaze of glory

This photo provided by courtesy of Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, shows the cover of the book, "Jerry Lee Lewis," by author Rick Bragg. (AP Photo/Harper, HarperCollins Publishers)

“Jerry Lee Lewis: His Own Story” (Harper), by Rick Bragg

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Bahrain, UAE barred from retaking worlds places

BASEL, Switzerland (AP) — The International Handball Federation has barred Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates from retaking their places at the world championships despite ending apparent political boycotts of the event in Qatar.

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