Diving

FILE - In this Oct. 9, 2016, file photo, Jimmie Johnson celebrates in Victory Lane with his wife, Chandra, and daughters Lydia and Genevieve, standing, after winning a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C. Every bit the hands-on father in a working family, Johnson is the first one up each day and is in full dad mode before Lydia, his 4-year-old, springs out of bed, like her Daddy. (AP Photo/Mike McCarn, File)
April 20, 2018 - 2:36 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Jimmie Johnson's alarm clock beeps at 4:30 a.m. His wife and two daughters are still sleeping. So are his fellow NASCAR drivers. Johnson quietly slips out for a workout, the first of two on a typical day. Two hours later, he's in his kitchen, whipping up breakfast that will...
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April 14, 2018 - 4:00 am
April 15 1918 — Babe Ruth pitched a four-hitter for Boston in the season opener and drove in two runs in a 7-1 win over Philadelphia. 1937 — The Detroit Red Wings beat the New York Rangers 3-0 to take the Stanley Cup in the fifth and final game. 1947 — Jackie Robinson plays his first major league...
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In this March 7, 2018 photo, Nouf Alosaimi, a 29-year-old female Saudi dive instructor, waits in the water for Tamer Nasr, an Egyptian diving instructor to explore the waters off a sandy island in the Red Sea near King Abdullah Economic City, Saudi Arabia. Saudi has the longest coastline of any country along the Red Sea, and the kingdom's nascent tourism industry is betting on the clear, blue waters, coral reefs and idyllic islands off its western coastline to lure visitors from around the world. (AP Photo/Amr Nabil)
March 25, 2018 - 11:44 am
OFF THE COAST OF JIDDAH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — The sky is clear, the sun is shining, and the sea is a glimmering turquoise. Nouf Alosaimi is on a discovery dive around a small, sandy island in the Red Sea that's home to busy crabs and a few seagulls. Jellyfish float near the edge of the boat in...
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February 21, 2018 - 7:12 pm
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Brown University has barred its men's swimming and diving team from participating in this week's Ivy League Championships as it investigates allegations of hazing. The university said in a statement its investigation and the student conduct review process are expected to be...
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FILE - In this file photo dated Wednesday, July 27, 2011, British Olympic diver Tom Daley performs a dive into the new aquatic centre dive pool in London. British diver Tom Daley and screenwriter husband Dustin Lance Black are pictured in an Instagram photo posted Wednesday Feb. 14, 2018, holding a picture from a baby scan, announcing that they are to become parents.(AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth, file)
February 14, 2018 - 12:40 pm
LONDON (AP) — British diver Tom Daley and screenwriter husband Dustin Lance Black have announced that they are to become parents. The couple is pictured in an Instagram photo Wednesday holding a picture from a baby scan. A spokesman for Daley confirmed that "Tom and Dustin are thrilled to share...
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December 29, 2017 - 11:56 pm
___ June 27 — Florida scored four runs in the eighth inning to pull away from LSU, and the Gators beat their Southeastern Conference rival 6-1 to complete a two-game sweep in the College World Series finals for their first national title in baseball. The Gators posted the eighth sweep in the 15...
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September 13, 2017 - 6:55 am
BASEBALL CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Indians extended their winning streak to 20 games and matched the AL mark held by the 2002 Oakland Athletics, beating the Detroit Tigers 2-0. Cleveland's streak, which began on Aug. 24 in Boston, is tied for the majors' second-longest in 82 years. Corey...
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September 12, 2017 - 4:16 pm
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — David Boudia is diving right back into another Olympic chase. The 28-year-old Texan pulled a surprise Tuesday by announcing he's coming back in hopes of making his fourth U.S. team. Many thought Boudia called the news conference at Purdue, his alma mater, to say goodbye...
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Olympic gold medalist diver and former Purdue standout David Boudia smiles during a news conference Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017, on the campus of Purdue University in West Lafayette, Ind. The 28-year-old Texan announced Tuesday that he intends to qualify for his fourth U.S. team in 2020. (John Terhune/Journal & Courier via AP)
September 12, 2017 - 4:16 pm
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — David Boudia is diving right back into another Olympic chase. The 28-year-old Texan pulled a surprise Tuesday by announcing he's coming back in hopes of making his fourth U.S. team. Many thought Boudia called the news conference at Purdue, his alma mater, to say goodbye...
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August 01, 2017 - 12:16 pm
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Three-time Olympic coach Jeff Huber is joining USA Diving as director of education. Huber has taught at Indiana University since 2013, focusing on educational psychology as well as theories of cognition and motor learning. USA Diving says coaching education is one of its top...
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