| Jul 5, 2012
| 10:01 AM
While watching a National Geographic special titled "Stress" the other day, I was struck by what a scientist offered up on the busy-busier-busiest lives of modern humans. The scientist in question, a primatologist who's been studying African monkey...
| Feb 2, 2012
What figures to be golf's most scrutinized new course could have its architect by the end of the week.
The eight finalists for the 2016 Rio Olympics design project — a list that includes Jack Nicklaus, Greg Norman, Annika Sorenstam and Gary...
| Jul 23, 2008
| 1:29 PM
Lorena Ochoa, the quietest superstar in sports, reasserted herself over the weekend by winning the Sybase Classic in Clifton, N.J., her sixth championship of the year.Ochoa's wins of late have been of the Big Brown variety -- running away from......
| Nov 15, 2013
| 9:02 PM
Cristiano Ronaldo upstaged Zlatan Ibrahimovic in the battle of the superstar forwards to give Portugal the edge over Sweden in the World Cup playoffs, while France's chances of qualifying took a big hit by losing, 2-0, in Ukraine.
| Nov 24, 2013
| 3:20 PM
The Sports Xchange
By Braig Handel, The Sports Xchange
Feng wins Titleholder's championship
NAPLES, Fla. -- Shanshan Feng did not get a chance to see Gerina Piller's putt that would have tied her on the final hole in the CME Group Titleholder's...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 1:35 PM
The Sports Xchange
LPGA: Gulbis shoots 65, ties for lead
NAPLES, Fla. -- Natalie Gulbis posted a 7-under-par 65 on Saturday, her best score of the season by three strokes, and tied for the lead with Pornanong Phatlum of Thailand and Gerina Piller...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 2:39 PM
Given her improved putting stroke and her abundant confidence, Lexi Thompson is one of the players to beat at the CME Group Titleholders.
Thompson, of Coral Springs, comes into the season-ending LPGA event, which is Thursday through Sunday at Tiburon...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 7:14 PM
Lexi Thompson moved into position for her second victory in her last four starts, taking the third-round lead Saturday in the Lorena Ochoa Invitational at Guadalajara, Mexico.
The 18-year-old Thompson shot a five-under 67 to reach 13-under 203 at...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 5:16 PM
Michael Phelps has rejoined the U.S. drug testing program, the strongest signal yet that he's planning a comeback for the Rio Olympics.
Phelps told the Associated Press on Thursday that "nothing is set in stone" though clearly he has enjoyed getting...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 11:10 AM
ST. ANDREWS, Scotland -- Stacy Lewis had another big week at St. Andrews and left with an even bigger prize -- a major championship at the home of golf.
Lewis finished a marathon Sunday with exquisite birdies on the last two holes of the Old Course to...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 9:19 AM
ST. ANDREWS, Scotland — Inbee Park has some catching up to do if she wants to become the first golfer to win four professional majors in one year.
Miki Saiki of Japan twice holed out for eagle on the front nine Friday set the Women's British...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 8:45 PM
When it comes to her golf game, Taylor Collins has always had more than her share of doubters because she stands only 5 feet, 1 inch tall.
But as Collins likes to say, “If you’re good enough, you’re big enough.”