Rigel Fernandes top Indian at 10th, Udayan Mane slips in Asia-Pacific golf
Rigel Fernandes top Indian at 10th, Udayan Mane slips in Asia-Pacific golf

A highly eventful round with six each of birdies, pars and bogeys saw 18-year-old Mangalore-born but US-based Rigel Fernandes emerge as the top Indian at the end of the third round of the Asia-Pacific Amateur Championships.

Hurricane Gonzalo regains strength on way to Bermuda

One of the most powerful hurricanes ever to menace Bermuda regained strength as it swirled toward the Atlantic island on Thursday, forecasters said, sending residents scrambling to prepare for the second major storm in a week.

George W Bush says brother wants presidency

Former Florida Gov Jeb Bush wants to be president. That's according to his brother, former President George W Bush, who recently encouraged him to enter the 2016 presidential race during a private conversation at an event honoring veterans.

Man kills daughter, 6 minor grandchildren before shooting self

In yet another horrific incident of mass shooting in the US, a man has killed his daughter and six minor grandchildren before turning the gun on himself in north Florida, police said on Friday.

NASA to send first 3D printer into space station

NASA is all set to send the fourth SpaceX cargo mission, that would carry among other equipments a 3D printer to the International Space Station (ISS) from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida Sep 20.

Patrick McEnroe resigns USTA post
Patrick McEnroe resigns USTA post

Patrick McEnroe is stepping down as head of the US Tennis Association`s player development program, he announced Wednesday at the US Open.

Small plane from Florida crashes off Bahamas, four dead

Four people died after their small plane crashed in the sea off the island of Grand Bahama on Monday, according to Bahamian officials.

US girl struck by plane on Florida beach dies

A 9-year-old girl who was struck by a plane that crash-landed on a beach while she vacationed with her family has died from her injuries, law enforcement officials in Florida said today.

Indian senior community part of growing US niche

When Arun and Usha Pancholi were deciding where to spend their retirement years, they wanted a place that combined culture of India with conveniences they had grown accustomed to in America.

Plane crash-lands on US beach, killing father

A small plane crash-landed on a beach in the US state of Florida, killing a father and critically injuring his young daughter, authorities have said.

App clicks thief`s selfie, gets her arrested

An app called Lookout has hunted down a woman thief who stole a smartphone from a woman`s car in Florida.

Florida jury slaps RJ Reynolds with USD 23.6 bn in damages: Lawyer

A Florida state jury has ordered the RJ Reynolds Tobacco Company to pay $23.6 billion in punitive damages to the wife of a longtime smoker who died of lung cancer, her attorneys said.

First confirmed case of chikungunya in US

The Centres for Disease Control and Prevention has said that the first case of the mosquito-borne chikungunya virus in the US has been confirmed in a person in Florida.

Two times cancer survivor Lyle ready for PGA Tour bid

Golf, as Mark Twain quipped, may spoil a good walk, but Australian Jarrod Lyle thinks a tough round beats chemotherapy any day of the week.

Cameron Diaz introduces Benji Madden to her family in Florida?

Actress Cameron Diaz is reportedly introducing new boyfriend Benji Madden for the first time to her family during her five-day home trip.

David Beckham buys family mansion in Florida?

David Beckham has reportedly bought a family home in Miami, the city where he is fighting to set up a football club.

Masters `pioneer` Ball dies aged 103

Samuel Henry "Errie" Ball, the last surviving player who competed in the inaugural Masters Tournament of 1934, died on Wednesday in Stuart, Florida at the age of 103.

Two killed, 10 wounded in Florida shooting

Two people were killed and 10 others wounded following an early morning shooting Tuesday in Miami in the US state of Florida, media reported.

MLS expansion franchise Orlando targets Kaka

Orlando City, slated to begin play in Major League Soccer in 2015, said Friday it is in "advanced discussions" with Brazilian forward Kaka.

World Cup heat`s on for Japan`s Honda, Kagawa

Japan coach Alberto Zaccheroni is turning up the heat in a pre-World Cup fitness push and star strikers Shinji Kagawa and Keisuke Honda face a key test Monday against Costa Rica.