| Jul 12, 2013
| 11:28 AM
What makes an L.A. house an L.A. house?
That question -- a more slippery one than it might appear -- is the driving force behind “Technology and Environment: The Postwar House in Southern California,” an exhibition running through Friday at...
| Feb 25, 2008
| 8:47 AM
Iowa senior forward Johanna Solverson probably didn't envision earning her current nickname for another few decades.
But two torn ACLs and her current status as a rare six-year college athlete has done the trick.
"Everyone calls me grandma," said...
| Mar 24, 2008
| 11:46 AM
John Smith has already played in more Division II men's basketball games than anyone in history.
Foremost in his mind currently, though, are the three additional games he and his Winona State (Minn.) teammates will need to win this week in Springfield,...
| Apr 1, 2008
| 8:49 AM
Only four schools have ever won an NCAA Division I women's gymnastics team title but Katie Lieberman and her University of Michigan teammates are striving to add a fifth to that list.
And if the No. 4-ranked Wolverines break into that elite company at...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 12:19 PM
Golden State Gymnastics in Burbank encourages putting in hard work to achieve set goals.
Head coach Nicole Langevin has put together a team of middle school girls who have won honors at local and regional competitions.
Coach Langevin said "these girls...
| Jan 5, 2009
Gym memberships are something of a luxury these days. But without the usual suspects -- treadmills, elliptical trainers, cable machines and free weights -- is it easy to get a decent workout?
Absolutely. Just take your workout to the streets -- or the...
| Feb 14, 2009
| 5:05 PM
No Peninsula District gymnasts placed in the top eight of any event at Saturday's Eastern Region meet at Green Run High -- not too surprising, given South Hampton Roads' historical dominance.
Warwick's Melissa Wilson posted a 33.65 all-around score,...
| Feb 21, 2009
VHSL state open gymnastics championship
WHERE: West Potomac High School in Alexandria.
WHEN: 1:30 p.m. today.
AT STAKE: State championships in four events, plus the all-around.
OUTLOOK: Poquoson's Caitlyn Cook Furr is the Peninsula'...
| May 11, 2008
NEW WAVERLY, Texas -- There are no lions and tigers and bears (probably) at the Karolyi Ranch deep inside Sam Houston National Forest. No, but these 2,000 acres are full of camels, red deer, cows, bulls, peacocks, white swans, black ones too, seven dogs...
| Jul 30, 2008
Swimmers who will compete in the Beijing Olympics can pack light.
All they have to bring is a suit, goggles and a cap. For the synchronized swimmers, add hair gel and glitter. Throw in a robe or warmup suit and they're good to go.
Most track and field...
| Nov 30, 1989
Nadia Comaneci, the Romanian athlete who in 1976 earned the world's first perfect scores in Olympic gymnastics, has fled her native country, the Hungarian government announced. Relatives in this country said they expect her to eventually settle in the...