One dead as typhoon skirts Philippines

MANILA, May 27, 2011 (AFP) – One person died in the Philippines as typhoon Songda brought floods and triggered landslides that cut off roads across the country, rescuers said Friday. The eye of the storm passed to the north of the Philippines early Friday, sparing the...

Return to glory: Miami Heat EC champs

CHICAGO, May 27, 2011 (AFP) – LeBron James and Dwyane Wade sparked a fourth-quarter rally as the Miami Heat came from behind to beat Chicago 83-80 Thursday to set up a rematch of their 2006 finals against the Dallas Mavericks. James scored 28 points and Wade had 21 for Miami...