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  • Course Source: Dubsdread, Mauna Kea

    The Sports Xchange By Tom LaMarre, The Sports Xchange Course Source: Dubsdread, Mauna Kea IN THE PUBLIC EYE: Dubsdread Golf Course in Orlando, Fla. THE LAYOUT: Even though the golden era of Dubsdread is long gone, this venerable course is still a...
  • Ferrari 250 Testa Rossas assemble by the shore at Pebble Beach

     
    Filed under: Motorsports, Classics, Convertible, Performance, Misc. Auto Shows, Ferrari, Design/Style, Racing Seeing one Ferrari 250 Testa Rossa could be a once-in-a-lifetime experience for many people because so few exist, and those that do generally...
  • Lassen Volcanic National Park is unmatched in the park system

    Lassen Volcanic National Park is unmatched in the park system
    The moment had arrived. That magical wisp of time at sunset when the earth is transformed by golden light and the sky takes on kaleidoscopic colors. We had been following a trail around Manzanita Lake, one of the most iconic features of California's...
  • Cruising California's Pacific Coast Highway on a classic summer road trip

    Cruising California's Pacific Coast Highway on a classic summer road trip
    When four twentysomething women are silent in a car, you know something is up. Or down. Or in this case, both, in the form of hundred-foot rocky cliffs that dropped off sharply to our left, plummeting to meet the aquamarine Pacific Ocean, and the scrub-...
  • Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coup?? Waterspeed Collection is a real land yacht

     
    Filed under: Convertible, Rolls-Royce, Misc. Auto Shows, Luxury There aren't very many better places to show the Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupé Waterspeed Collection than at the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance. Not only is this aquatic-themed land...
  • Central America braces for drought-linked food crisis

    BOGOTA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Low rainfall linked to the El Nino weather phenomenon has led to drought in parts of Central America, causing widespread damage to crops, shortages and rising prices of food, and worsening hunger among the region's...
  • 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO hits record $38 million sale at Bonhams' Monterey auction

     
    Filed under: Classics, Coupe, Performance, Auctions, Ferrari This weekend's Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegrance brings together some of the rarest and most expensive automobiles in the world onto a tiny peninsula in California jutting out into the Pacific...
  • Keystone XL or not, the oil will flow from Canada

    To the editor: The letter opposing the Keystone XL pipeline caught my attention. I hate to rain on the writer's wishful-thinking parade about whether "this oil needs to stay in the ground," but that is not an option. ("Leave Canadian tar sands oil in...
  • Extreme medicine: The search for new antibiotics

    NORWICH England (Reuters) - Pampering leafcutter ants with fragrant rose petals and fresh oranges may seem an unlikely way to rescue modern medicine, but scientists at a lab in eastern England think it's well worth trying.     As the world cries out...
  • Rowing across ocean is blissful torture for Winter Park native

    Rowing across ocean is blissful torture for Winter Park native
    Midway into his historic, 57-day journey across the Pacific Ocean, 28-year-old John Wagner found himself in a simple, if exhausting, rhythm: Row, eat, sleep. Row, eat, sleep. Row, eat, sleep. "Some days, when it was dead calm, it just felt like forever,...
  • From the Boathouse: Unprepared boaters risk lives, cost money

    Ahoy! I constantly remind boaters to double-check safety equipment before they leave the dock, and I end my columns with "Please be boat smart and boat safe." Yet, we still share the waterways with ill-prepared skippers and those with the Goofy-goes-...
  • 2014 Pebble Beach Tour d'Elegance gives the best view in town

     
    Filed under: Motorsports, Classics, Performance, Etc., Misc. Auto Shows, Luxury, Racing Situated on rolling hills right on the coast of the Pacific Ocean, the Monterey Peninsula in California might be one of the most picturesque areas in the United...