Nikko Castro

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In the Ring with Gennady Golovkin

Gennady Golovkin, the world middleweight champion with the highest knockout ratio of any middleweight ever, has earned the reputation as the most …

Ranking the Greatest Boxing Families in History

The career of Floyd Mayweather has provided a perfect illustration for how far family culture and genetics can go toward creating a near-perfect boxer. The current pound-for-pound king grew up in a boxing family, inheriting his father and uncles' physical skills and absorbing their endless boxing …

Parents of missing UVa student ask for information

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — The parents of a missing University of Virginia student are appealing for whoever is responsible for the disappearance to …

Peter Kassig: Idealistic aid worker who converted to Islam in captivity

Parents of former US Army Ranger, the latest Western hostage to be threatened with murder by Isil extremists, says "Our hearts ache for you to be granted your freedom"<p>Peter Kassig, the latest hostage to be threatened with murder by Islamist extremists, is an American veteran who served in Iraq and …

Dallas Ebola patient in critical condition as two Europeans recover

The condition of Thomas Duncan, the first patient ever to be diagnosed with Ebola outside Africa, was reported to have worsened on Saturday as health officials in Texas said they were closely monitoring nine people who had close contact with him before he was admitted to hospital.<p>Duncan, from …

Why Ebola Is Not A Threat To The U.S.

Ebola has come to the United States. NPR's Scott Simon talks to physician and infectious disease specialist Kent Sepkowitz about the CDC's handling of Ebola, and why Americans are in little danger.<p>Transcript<p>SCOTT SIMON, HOST:<p>The threat of Ebola to the United States is a scintilla of what it is in …

Obama administration urges calm over US Ebola case

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration on Friday urged calm over the single case of Ebola in the United States, seeking to reassure the American …