| Jul 15, 2013
| 3:06 PM
Fitness experts have long advised clients choosing a running shoe to forget fashion and consider the roll or pronation - the way the foot leans inward upon impact.
Analyzing the roll of the foot remains standard practice among fitness and medical...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 4:12 PM
With long arms, high shoulder blades and powerful fingers, the ancient creatures were built for climbing trees. But they also had long lower limbs, flat feet and a flexible lumbar spine that gave them a distinct evolutionary edge: They could cover long...
| Sep 4, 2013
Microsoft's deal for Nokia's wireless phone business is about mobility.
But it's also about buoyancy.
Because Microsoft has been sinking in the growing mobile sector.
The just-announced $7.2 billion pickup may do little but enable the lumbering...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 1:54 PM
Most women think FASHION FIRST when choosing to wear high heels. I personally LOVE high heels. But we don't often think through how heels affect our feet and bodies and about the health issues wearing heels might cause. Heels can cause:
| Sep 12, 2013
| 12:00 PM
About 150,000 spectators squeezed into Soldier Field in Chicago that night in September, 1927, and many left convinced they'd witnessed the fight of the century.
The drama's high point came in Round 7 when former champion Jack Dempsey stung Gene...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Is it audacious for Saul "Canelo" Alvarez, at age 23, to say he's going to become the first man to beat Floyd Mayweather Jr.?
You can't believe him, right?
After all, the 36-year-old Mayweather (44-0, 26 knockouts), who's so methodical and calculating...
| May 29, 2013
| 4:39 PM
Q: What exactly are flat feet and fallen arches? What causes them, and how should they be treated?
A: Flat feet and fallen arches refer to the same thing. It's a downward sagging of the inside edge of the foot during standing or walking.
| May 7, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Welcome to Week 8 of “Dancing With the Stars,” which host (and birthday boy) Tom Bergeron also dubbed “the special edition of ‘Len needs a cookie.'”
So much happened in this two-hour quarterfinal spectacular. Each of the...
| Apr 21, 2013
| 2:43 PM
John Leather wears earplugs to church, but it’s not the sermon that the 88-year-old World War II veteran is trying to muffle.
He said he wears the earplugs to drown out the rumble of a drum that’s played when the congregation sings hymns....
| Nov 7, 2012
| 6:47 PM
One winter night three years ago inside the Kohl Center on the Wisconsin campus, the Badgers football team gathered for a bonding exercise that included a basketball shooting contest.
Former backup quarterback Nate Tice, son of the Bears offensive...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 7:52 PM
"I just love running the hurdles," Concord senior Grant Bass said. "There's no way to explain it."And the hurdles seem to love Bass right back. He's already been a sectional and regional champ, and he's got his eyes on going even further in his final high...
| Feb 26, 2012
| 4:36 PM
TALLAHASSEE — As the ball awkwardly twisted, tumbled and knuckled through the air toward him, Florida State second baseman Devon Travis was unsure just where it was going to land. It was the strangest, and perhaps biggest, play of the No. 8...