| Feb 26, 2012
| 11:46 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - All that virtual boxing, bowling and dancing along with video game systems might not be helping kids meet their daily exercise requirements, a new study suggests.
In the report, kids who were given so-called active video games...
| Mar 17, 2012
| 3:17 PM
C.J. McCollum was 5-foot-6 and overweight. Not exactly what Mike Krzyzewski, Roy Williams and Tom Izzo are looking for in a prospect.
But that's the beauty of sports in general and college basketball in particular. An athlete who doesn't fit the...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 4:41 AM
Virginia Tech athletic director Jim Weaver does not employ search firms and keeps his own counsel. So just because a colleague, commissioner or coach calls to recommend a job candidate doesn’t mean that man or woman rockets to the top of Weaver&...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 2:05 PM
Nearly 1.5 million Americans have Parkinson's disease. "I believe, and my research is proving, that we can use exercise therapy to promote improvements in the way the nervous system works and improve the lives of these individuals," says Angela Ridgel...
| Apr 6, 2012
| 3:51 PM
Charles Patrick Catanese, son of Assunta and Antonio Catanese passed away March 31, 2012 after a long illness. He was one of seven children, born September 15, 1918 in Rochester, PA.
Charles attended Rochester High School in PA and is a graduate of...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 3:45 PM
By the time Jharel Cotton got the phone call Wednesday, it was already a day too late in his mind.
Of course, he wasn't about to hang up and tell the Los Angeles Dodgers to go away.
It's long been his dream to play professional baseball, and he's...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 9:17 AM
“There is a town in north Ontario,” begins one of Neil Young’s most famous songs, “Helpless.”
The north-Ontario town is called Omemee, and it’s where Young’s latest movie with director Jonathan Demme begins....
| Feb 1, 2012
| 2:41 PM
Today is the day local high school student-athletes can make their college choices official. National Signing Day allows local stars to accept scholarship offers from college programs. It is just as rewarding for the college coaches because they now...