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Perus Farfan Tasked With Filling Friend Guerreros Shoes

LIMA – With all-time top scorer Paolo Guerrero suspended for doping, Peru are desperate for a new talisman to lead them at the World Cup — and the fans have...

Defense Is A Big Question Mark But France Have The Firepower

PARIS – France built their 1998 World Cup-winning squad around a rock-solid defense but 20 years on they could do just the opposite, with their dazzling array of...

Tennis Rosewall Expects To Hand Nadal Trophy Then Head Home

MELBOURNE – Fifty years after accepting his second Coupe des Mousquetaires, Australian great Ken Rosewall will bestow the French Open trophy on the men’s...

European Shares Eye Four-month Highs Italy Sell-off Relents

LONDON – European shares inched to a near four-month high on Tuesday, as an easing of pressure on Italian markets coincided with China’s latest move to open...

Tennis Rosewell Expects To Hand Nadal Trophy Then Head Home

MELBOURNE – Fifty years after accepting his second Coupe des Mousquetaires, Australian great Ken Rosewall will bestow the French Open trophy on the men’s...

Strong Dollar Hits Asian Share Markets Oil Surges

SYDNEY – Asian shares skidded on Tuesday as a strong dollar sapped demand for emerging market assets while surging oil prices stoked concerns about a flare-up in...

China To Australia Remove Colored Glasses To Get Ties Back On Track

BEIJING/SYDNEY – Australia should remove its “colored glasses” to get relations back on track with major trading partner China, the Chinese...

Asian Shares Stumble As Dollar Strengthens Oil Surges

SYDNEY – Asian shares skidded on Tuesday as a strong dollar sapped demand for emerging market assets while surging oil prices stoked concerns about a flare-up in...

Australia Searching For 50 Athletes Officials Missing After Commonwealth Games

SYDNEY – Australian authorities are searching for 50 athletes and officials missing a month after the Commonwealth Games ended in the host city of the Gold Coast...

Australian Court Convicts Archbishop For Concealing Child Sex Abuse

MELBOURNE – An Australian archbishop was found guilty on Tuesday of concealing child sex abuse by a priest, which Australian media said made him the most senior...