| Jun 28, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Hampton's Francena McCorory ran a personal-best time Saturday afternoon in winning the 400-meter title at the USA Track and Field outdoor championships in Sacramento, Calif.
McCorory finished her lap in 49.48 seconds to nip U.S. record-holder Sanya...
| Aug 23, 2011
| 3:58 PM
How's this for a doomsday scenario:
The U.S. men could come home without a single gold medal from the World Track & Field Championships that begin Saturday in Daegu, South Korea.
Yes, that's pretty unlikely for a country whose men never have won fewer...
| Aug 28, 2011
| 4:02 PM
If you asked fans at any NFL pre-season game or major league baseball game this weekend to name one track and field star, chances are that nearly everyone who answered would have said, "Usain Bolt" or "that fast Jamaican guy."
With his flashy speed and...
| Aug 29, 2011
| 10:46 AM
It couldn't have gotten much better for track and field than the last three races on Monday's program at the world championships.
Until further review, that is.
And then another disqualification of a world record-holder left a bittersweet taste as the...
| Dec 25, 2010
| 1:24 PM
Things to know about our club: Women Who Read has been in existence for 14 years, beginning as a small group of co-workers who then brought along friends and neighbors. We're a diverse group, with careers ranging from artist to scientist, but our love...
| Apr 29, 2011
| 2:52 PM
Carillon North Book Club
Our book club: was established 10 years ago in the Carillon North community of Grayslake. Our group is made up of men and women.
The Grayslake Area Public Library: helps us locate books from our reading list and makes them...
| Apr 8, 2011
| 3:36 PM
Steeplechase Book Club
Our club started: with two-three members in 2007, now we are an even dozen. We grew as new neighbors moved into this "over 55" community.
Our members: are from different parts of the country, including the East Coast and...
| Apr 18, 2011
| 6:12 AM
NEW YORK -- Greg Mortenson, the high-profile advocate of girls' education in Afghanistan and Pakistan, has been forced to defend his best-selling book "Three Cups of Tea: One Man's Mission to Fight Terrorism and Build Nations ... One School at a Time,"...
| Sep 30, 2010
| 9:34 PM
If there was any doubt that Southern California is surf country (was there?), the fact that "The Wave: In Pursuit of the Rogues, Freaks and Giants of the Ocean" debuts at No. 2 on our hardcover nonfiction bestseller list this......
| Oct 7, 2010
| 4:33 PM
The Daily Show With Jon Stewart Mon - Thurs 11p / 10c Daniel Okrent www.thedailyshow.com Daily Show Full Episodes Political Humor Rally to Restore Sanity This week, talk show host Jon Stewart and "The Daily Show" enter the nonfiction bestseller......
| Apr 18, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Greg Morteson, bestselling author of Three Cups of Tea and Stones Into Schools, has responded to a critical report by 60 minutes alleging that his books contain inaccuracies....
| Jun 10, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Should Greg Mortenson and his publisher be found guilty of "duping" readers?...