| May 14, 2014
Catonsville Community College had no athletic facilities of its own in its early years after the school opened in the fall of 1957, so its first athletic director had to innovate.
Jack Manley found all kinds of places to hold classes: The bowling...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 12:04 AM
Elizabeth Pelton says she felt like "the little kid in a candy store."
From a swimming standpoint, why wouldn't she? She had just finished second in the 200-meter backstroke final at the Phillips 66 National Championships on June 25 and swam a...
| May 21, 2012
| 10:47 AM
Kentucky has the Derby. Maryland, of course, is home to the Preakness Stakes. And Pennsylvania boasts the Devon Horse Show and Country Fair, an annual celebration of all things equestrian that dates back well over a century.
"It started as a one-day...
| Jul 22, 2011
| 8:04 AM
From Syd Lea's home in Taneytown, the Pennsylvania line is less than two miles away.
When the accomplished cyclist ventures outside from his home gymnasium, he often crosses the Mason-Dixon Line as part of his training regimen.
That's not the only...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 9:12 PM
Los Angeles has been awarded the 2016 men's and women's Olympic marathon trials, a prestigious event that fits the city's hope of bringing the Summer Games back in 2024.
The U.S. Olympic Team Trials-Marathon will be held Feb. 13, 2016, and will...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 9:47 AM
With just 15 days until the opening of the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, the Ralph Lauren-designed opening ceremony parade uniform has officially been revealed.
And let's just say, it's not subtle.
The uniform consists of a chunky, patchwork...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 11:59 AM
Los Angeles has been awarded the 2016 men’s and women’s U.S. Olympic marathon trials, a prestigious event that could boost the city’s efforts to bring the Summer Games back here in 2024.
The U.S. Olympic Team Trials—Marathon will...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 5:25 PM
Russian officials are depriving U.S. Olympic athletes of their greek yogurt.
A shipment of Chobani yogurt headed for the athletes in Sochi has been blocked. There are 5,000 cups of blueberry, strawberry, peach and plain Chobani being held in a...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 3:04 PM
Ralph Lauren made fashion news Thursday at New York Fashion Week by launching the first Polo women's collection on the runway, showing 25 looks before his high-end Collection pieces.
He told the industry publication Women's Wear Daily that he was...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 5:40 PM
NEW YORK — When the U.S. Olympic Team's opening ceremony sweaters were unveiled last month, the social media reaction to the star-spangled red, white and blue patchwork knit cardigans was overwhelmingly negative.
It seemed as if every armchair...
| May 14, 2013
| 4:32 PM
The Rumble on the Rails on NBC Sports Network and Universal Sports is a live wrestling event featuring national teams from the USA, Russia and Iran competing at Grand Central Terminal in New York City on Wednesday, May 15. Before you get all excited...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 12:43 PM
When we discuss the issue of outsourcing, there's the romanticized way of looking at it and the cold, hard realistic way. The first is the one that moved congressmen and senators of both parties to jump on a soapbox last week and harrumph about what an...