| Jun 8, 2012
| 12:11 PM
There was a time when John Worley could keep up with his boys. They'd run together and as Worley slowed with age, his twin boys, Mark and Bruce, kept on running, accelerating out of the back of the pack, striding on to Special Olympics Maryland medals and...
| Nov 12, 2011
| 11:31 AM
He has been in five movies, 40 countries and thousands of pool rooms. He met his wife, Francine, giving her a lesson in the game. Mike Massey grew up in a little town near Knoxville, Tenn. "on the other side of the tracks" and wound up in his sport's Hall...
| Jul 2, 2014
In the colorful whirlwind that surrounds the World Cup, fans lose themselves in the passionate play and celebration inherent in the game. Yet in the shadows of this world-wide event, something smaller, but no less important, is brewing — it's the...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 7:15 AM
Nothing puts spring in the step of a senior citizen quite like a well-planned retirement, even if that senior is a horse.
Orion, a handsome black Morgan, pranced and whinnied on a late spring day while surveying his new home at Mitchell Farm Equine...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 4:29 PM
There is really no easy way to connect the dots linking the two sports Liz Seward has chosen to pursue in her life.
And the sports couldn't be more different.
When Seward, 25, graduated from Burroughs High in 2006, she was a decorated water polo...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 8:33 PM
Norfolk State added a pair of transfers from Division I programs.
Anell Alexis, a 6-foot-6, 185-pound wing, averaged 4.6 points and 3.0 rebounds in 72 games over three seasons for Marist. He will be eligible to...
| Aug 17, 2012
Each year, law enforcement throughout the country raises money to send Special Olympic athletes to the World Games.
This year, Washington's Most Wanted is proud to once again team-up with officers from across our state for the annual "Northwest Ride of...
| Jun 28, 2011
| 8:56 AM
There may be more than a two-foot difference in height between the Houston Rockets' Yao Ming and figure skater Michelle Kwan, but both have similar iconic stature in their country and sport.
And that is why they were together at a gala dinner Friday...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 4:05 PM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- The city of Los Angeles has beaten out South Africa to host the Special Olympics Summer World Games in 2015.
The games are expected to draw over 7,000 athletes and more than half-a-million visitors to the Southland.
| Sep 17, 2011
| 7:11 PM
Wednesday afternoon's Special Olympics press conference happened exactly the way Glendale resident Patrick McClenahan envisioned.
McClenahan, chairman of the Los Angeles Bid Committee, was joined by dignitaries, athletes, politicians and celebrities at a...