| Apr 27, 2010
| 9:34 PM
SPOKANE, Wash. â Two living specimens of the fabled giant Palouse earthworm have been captured for the first time in two decades in what represents a significant discovery of a creature that has achieved a mythic status in the area.......
| May 25, 2010
WINDWARDSIDE, Saba — When I arrived on this island of volcanic rock in the Caribbean Sea, "the accident" was on everyone's lips.
A day earlier, a French family — husband, wife and three kids ages 9 through 17 — had moored their 50-...
| Jun 3, 2010
| 4:14 PM
- John Richardson has a strong connection to the 757 area
- He'll be one of two first-year assistant basketball coaches at Virginia Tech
- He won two state championships as Woodside's coach
Initially, John Richardson took the fifth. Better silence...
| Jun 30, 2010
Bits and pieces from the local sports scene: Burroughs looks good in passing tournament: The Burroughs High football team had some fine results Friday and Saturday in the Bonita passing tournament in La Verne.
The Indians went 3-2 Friday to finish third...
| Oct 28, 2009
| 12:56 PM
The season opener is a time of wonder and excitement, of optimism and possibility. Except at the Johnson household.
My wife prepares to become a basketball widow. My kids prepare to call me "Who?" And, yet, still I answer your questions. It's a fine line...
| Aug 10, 2009
| 7:47 PM
At the open end of Husky Stadium, a kiosk selling school merchandise sat next to the local sports radio station broadcasting live, all while a couple hundred fans wearing purple and gold milled around the track and practice fields.
The start of Steve...
| Dec 28, 2009
| 7:25 PM
Forward C.J. Barksdale has committed to Virginia Tech, giving the Hokies two commitments for their 2011 men's basketball recruiting class.
Barksdale, a 6-foot-7, 205-pound prospect from George Washington High in Danville, is considered by most recruiting...
| Jan 14, 2010
| 7:55 AM
A man caught on tape leaving Urban Mo's in Hillcrest is known for stealing thousands from his victims has they sleep.
Police say "sleepover sleeze" picks up on people at the bar, goes home with them, and then steals while they are snoozing. It happened...
| Feb 25, 2010
| 8:39 AM
Police are searching for two men who robbed a Mission Hills flower shop without the employee of the shop even knowing it.
Star Flowers, located on India Street in Mission Hills, was robbed four weeks ago and San Diego Police believe the duo could be...
| Feb 27, 2010
Danny Granger and the Indiana Pacers haven't given up on the season.
Granger had 30 points and eight rebounds to help the struggling Pacers beat the Chicago Bulls 100-90 on Saturday night.
The Pacers snapped a three-game losing streak and won for just...
| Aug 31, 2009
New Washington coach Steve Sarkisian isn't going to be afraid to play some of his younger players in the Huskies season opener Saturday against No. 11 LSU.
The Huskies released their depth chart on Monday ahead of Saturday's matchup with the Tigers and...
| Mar 9, 2009
| 8:00 PM
Tyler Hansbrough, UNC
Toney Douglas, FSU
Gerald Henderson, Duke
Ty Lawson, UNC
Jack McClinton, Miami
Jeff Teague, Wake Forest
Trevor Booker, Clemson
Greivis Vasquez, Maryland
Malcolm Delaney, Va. Tech...