Okinawa Assembly Adopts Resolution Against Osprey Deployment

Okinawa assembly adopts resolution against Osprey deploymentThe prefectural assembly of Okinawa adopted a resolution Tuesday in opposition to the planned deployment of the MV-22 Osprey at the U.S. Marine Corps' Futenma Air Station amid safety concerns over the military transport aircraft.

Formula One Star Mark Webber Completes A Race Against Gravity Ahead Of Canadian Grand Prix

Formula One Star Mark Webber Completes a Race Against Gravity Ahead Of Canadian Grand PrixFormula One driver and Monaco Grand Prix winner Mark Webber continued performing at the very highest level today - starring in a dramatic race against gravity with Red Bull Air Force Manager Jon DeVore.

The Red Bull Racing star, fresh from his brilliant win in Monte Carlo two weeks ago, put his freefalling skills to the test by taking skydiving lessons at a Montreal wind tunnel from DeVore. From there, they swapped roles at a nearby race circuit where the Australian racer taught the Red Bull Air Race star the art of performance driving aboard an Infiniti G37S.

Volleyball: Japan Wastes Opportunity Against South Korea

Volleyball: Japan wastes opportunity against South KoreaJapan wasted an opportunity on Tuesday to take the lead among Asian teams at the 2012 World Olympic Volleyball Qualification Tournament at Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium.

Japan defeated South Korea 25-22, 24-26, 25-20, 19-25, 15-6, securing just two points for the victory. The Koreans collected one point for the five-set defeat.

Baseball : Miyaguni Throws 1st Career Shutout Against Carp

Baseball : Miyaguni throws 1st career shutout against CarpYoung right-hander Ryosuke Miyaguni stymied his opponent all night, throwing his first career shutout in the Yomiuri Giants' 5-0 victory over the Hiroshima Carp on Tuesday.

Second-year Miyaguni, who only turned 20 on April 17, gave the Giants' fans more than they bargained for with an electric outing and some heads-up batting at the plate.

Yomiuri won its first in four meetings against Hiroshima this season.