Floyd Mayweather has been a professional boxer since 1996 but is not expected to finally walk away from the sport until 2016, when his latest contract expires.
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Sunday 16 December 2012
Researchers say a pair of fossils unearthed in the hills north of Las Vegas belonged to a sabre-toothed cat.
Tuesday 11 December 2012
Manny Pacquiao has said he will fight on despite pleas from his mother and wife to retire after his brutal defeat by Mexico's Juan Manuel Marquez.
Monday 10 December 2012
Rematch – and fifth fight – on the cards but hopes for Mayweather contest ended by brutal KO
Tuesday 04 December 2012
He leads by two wins, but many believe the true score is 3-0 to Marquez
Friday 23 November 2012
Senchenko should be a tricky opponent but victory tonight may earn Malignaggi rematch
Friday 16 November 2012
It's the city that never stands still, but Simon Calder finds that the bright lights remain as warm as ever
'Stalking Cat' Daniel Avner found dead in apparent suicide after years of body modification to look like a feline
Wednesday 14 November 2012
A man who spent years modifying his face and body to look like a cat has died in an apparent suicide.
Sunday 04 November 2012
Meet Michael Jeffries: Abercrombie's 'chief eccentric officer' who went from retail guru to megalomaniac
Tuesday 23 October 2012
If there is a perfect exemplar of the oddball American boss, Howard Hughes must be it. Among the maverick aviator's directives at his company Hughes Aircraft, one stipulated the precise variety of seat covers for its fleet of Chevrolet cars, according to a former colleague tracked down by Fortune magazine in 2005.
Tuesday 16 October 2012
A planet with four suns has been identified by two “armchair astronomers”.
Wednesday 10 October 2012
You'd think it would end up in the pockets of Mr Bellagio, or Caesars Palace, but a Las Vegas cabbie who found $220 000 dollars in the back of his car did something remarkable with the cash - he gave it back to the punter who'd won it. The Las Vegas Review-Journal has details.
Sunday 30 September 2012
In TV interview, candidate's wife admits her fears if he should win White House race
Friday 28 September 2012
Prince Harry's aides have announced they will not be making a formal complaint to the newspaper watchdog about the Sun's publication of nude photos of him.
Tuesday 28 August 2012
There is a Facebook site called Seeing Japanese Tourists Taking Photos of the Most Pointless Things. It has almost half a million followers. This is an ever-widening circle of voyeuristic absurdity: vast numbers of people staring at photographs taken by other people who enjoy stalking Japanese tourists fixated by the need to register their own image of something which is of no obvious interest.
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