| Aug 26, 2013
| 2:42 PM
News flash for those just tuning into the controversy of a potential boycott of the Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia.
The Olympics tend to be a hot mess, politically and socially. The world peace thing truly is a wonderful concept, but it always...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 5:00 AM
ESPN has severed ties with a hard-hitting PBS "Frontline" documentary about the National Football League's management of player head injuries — a two-hour show that was a collaboration between the sports giant and the public television network....
| Jul 21, 2013
No matter how much horsepower you produce, you can't outrun math.
Like automakers General Motors and Chrysler a few years earlier, Detroit late last week finally acknowledged its numbers never would add up and filed for bankruptcy protection. This is...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 5:16 PM
Turkish Olympic officials say they are cooperating with an international anti-doping investigation that has targeted their athletes and will assist in punishing anyone found to have used performance-enhancing drugs.
"The [National Olympic Committee]...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 4:22 AM
A young singer who in less than two years has produced gold and platinum hits, had a gold Top 5 album and gotten himself a Grammy Award nomination, now has his own Artist Signature Edition guitar made by Nazareth-based C.F.......
| Jul 17, 2013
| 8:47 AM
It seems that U.S. bobsled officials will not sanction Lolo Jones after she got into a bar fight with the stepdaughter of a Hall of Fame bobsledder over the weekend.
The U.S. Bobsled and Skeleton Federation said there was no evidence to suggest that...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 2:17 PM
Here is a summer question for you while waiting for your first mock fantasy football draft: Is sports a significant part of pop culture in the United States?
Before you snort and say "Of course it is!" consider that sports barely gets measured when...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 1:38 PM
Athletes, sports officials and politicians worldwide have condemned recent Russian legislation that criminalizes public displays of support for gays and lesbians. But an international consensus is building that to boycott the 2014 Olympic Winter Games...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 9:00 AM
SÃO MIGUEL DOS MILAGRES, Brazil — Anyone who says it's the journey that matters most wasn't trying to navigate through the favelas of Maceió, my launch point for Brazil's Costa dos Corais, or Coral Coast, 50 miles north.
Although Maceió has a...
| Aug 11, 2013
WHAT IT IS: Human growth hormone, or HGH, is a protein produced by the pituitary gland.
WHAT IT DOES: It stimulates overall growth.
WHAT THE HEALTH RISKS ARE: Over-production of human growth hormone, or overuse by healthy individuals, has been...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 12:46 PM
The Huntington Beach Marketing and Visitors Bureau announced Monday that Kelly Miller will be its new president and chief executive officer.
Steve Bone will retire by the end of summer after five years in the posts. He was one of the founding members of...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 6:39 PM
Joe Rogowski, the Orlando Magic’s head strength and conditioning coach, is leaving the team to join the Houston Rockets.
It’s a difficult loss for the Magic, because Rogowski is widely regarded as one of the best strength coaches in the NBA....