For all his accomplishments, winning Olympic gold in the 1,500-meter race was so unexpected for the U.S.’s Matthew Centrowitz that he fell to the track and buried his face in his hands in shock.in 13 hours
Federal health officials advised pregnant women and their partners to consider putting off travel to any part of Miami-Dade County after the state confirmed a second area of mosquito-borne Zika transmission.135
Chinese internet giant Tencent’s deal for Supercell valued the Finnish mobile-game maker at more than $10 billion—a valuation that is raising questions in light of declining revenue for Supercell’s latest game, ‘Clash Royale.’in a day
One of China’s most popular ‘selfie’ app makers, Meitu, is preparing to raise up to $1 billion through a listing on the Hong Kong exchange, in a test of whether that market can compete with New York and mainland China for a wave of expected Chinese startup offerings.in a day
A former CIA agent, Bob Kiley had no experience managing mass-transit systems before being appointed to run one in Boston in the 1970s. Top transit jobs in New York and London followed. He died Aug. 9 at 80.
Helen Bentley, whose career began in the mid-1940s, succeeded in the men’s worlds of the press, ports and politics by showing she could curse or throw a punch as well as any of her male colleagues. Ms. Bentley died Aug. 6 at 92.