| May 12, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Harry Brown lets Michael Caine show us his action-hero side one more time in a film that Charles Bronson would have been proud to call his own. This British Death Wish (opening Friday at the Regal Winter Park 20) is about a lonely pensioner (Caine)...
| Jun 24, 2010
Greyhound racing peaked in the mid 80's. It's been downhill ever since.
This year alone, three tracks are expected to close.
Some racers will move to other tracks, but many will join the thousands of Greyhounds waiting for a good home.
Right now, Linda...
| Jan 3, 2010
Joshua Anglin never thought a chance encounter with a video game would change his life, but it has.
The 26-year-old Coral Springs resident spent 14 years inside a boxing ring and amassed a 115-15 amateur record. Just after he turned pro and was getting...
| Jan 22, 2010
Players unions for the four major sports leagues have started a campaign to support the Clinton Bush Haiti Fund's relief efforts in the earthquake-stricken country.
The "One Team 4 Haiti" project will urge supporters to text the word "team" to 20222,...
| Feb 10, 2010
| 4:40 PM
VANCOUVER, British Columbia ( AP) - Lindsey Vonn took a deep breath, and her words trickled forth slowly, as she began to discuss the badly bruised and swollen right shin she fears could force her out of an Olympics many predicted would become her...
| Feb 15, 2010
| 10:23 PM
Bode Miller seemed oddly silent riding the lift to the mountaintop alongside U.S. teammate Marco Sullivan for Monday's Olympic downhill.
"I don't think we said a word to each other," Sullivan said.
Later, hanging out in the athletes' lounge as race time...
| Feb 18, 2010
| 4:30 PM
For all the worry about her famously injured shin, it was a common skiing mistake that ended Lindsey Vonn's bid for a second Olympic gold medal in two days.
Though Vonn's bruised right leg was "killing me," she said she simply failed to get her ski...
| Feb 21, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Bode Miller finally won his elusive gold medal, using a blistering slalom run Sunday to complete one of the most unlikely Olympic comebacks ever.
Four years after bombing out amid lofty expectations at the Turin Games and a year after practically walking...
| May 10, 2011
| 4:06 PM
TEMECULA, Calif. -- A downhill skateboard racing league in San Diego tests the limits of speed, courage, and intelligence.
“I’m a little bit crazy, a little bit on the edge,” said racer Brian Ward.
Crazy and on the edge appropriately...
| Jul 5, 2010
by Charlie Sokaitis
Sunday, July 4, 2010
SEWARD, Alaska -- Sunday's 83rd annual Mount Marathon Race in Seward was an event filled with suspense: a girls' course record, the near-toppling of a women's dynasty -- and the announcement of an end to that...
| Feb 7, 2011
| 9:07 AM
Three of the all-time great names in Harbor Springs High School athletic history were inducted into the school's athletic Hall of Fame Friday at halftime of the Rams' boys' basketball game with Elk Rapids.
Sharon Welsh, Ed Beer and Ed Kelbel, Sr.,...