| Jul 7, 2013
| 5:11 PM
Here are five things to know as the Tour de France enters an off day before resuming for the 10th stage Tuesday.
1. Try as you might: Chris Froome single-handedly quashed several attempts by rivals to wrest the overall race lead from him as the Tour...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 9:20 AM
BAGNERES-DE-BIGORRE, France -- Irishman Dan Martin beat Denmark's Jakob Fuglsang at the line to win Sunday's ninth stage of the Tour de France, and race favorite Chris Froome withstood early attacks to defend the yellow jersey on another hard day of...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 12:21 PM
Information leading to the safe return of a boat stolen from the Florida Keys last month may be eligible for a $10,000 reward from insurers, the Monroe County Sheriff says.
A 35-foot, Intrepid Cuddy Cabin boat vanished Aug. 19 from a lift behind a house...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 2:24 PM
3200 block, between 4:30 p.m. June 6 and 6:30 a.m. June 7. Registration sticker stolen from vehicle.
North Calvert Street
3100 block, between 11 p.m. June 3 and 3:30 p.m. June 6. White, 2001 Hyundai with Maryland tags 7BA6560 stolen....
| Jun 25, 2013
| 9:58 AM
She was mad. Gray hair curling above her ears, the slender lady in black spandex and a neat white top turned to address me.
Awaiting the announcement of age-group awards, we stood in the midst of the gaggle of runners gathered at the bandstand after...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 4:59 AM
In May, Steven Wintersteen, 22, who lives near DeLand, called deputies to report his home had been burglarized, reports The Daytona Beach News-Journal.
But detectives investigating the burglary concluded Wintersteen told a big fib.
Then, last Friday,...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 5:37 PM
Back in the day, before I knew the running terms "hill repeats" or "pace," I'd take Harbor Boulevard home from work and stop at the Big 5.
Inside the rubbery-smelling sporting goods store, I'd head for the sale aisle, buy the cheapest running shoes, tie...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 7:39 PM
Terri Visovatti didn't know she wanted to try a tri until she saw triathletes in action at the Ford Ironman World Championships in Hawaii in October 2011.
Visovatti, a massage therapist, had clients who participated in triathlons, but she had long...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 7:37 AM
Adam Dunn apparently wants to talk his way out of town.
I hope Rick Hahn is listening.
The White Sox designated hitter and first baseman who can’t play first base had more thoughts on his future in the final week of this remarkable death spiral....
| Apr 3, 2013
| 6:13 PM
La Cañada Flintridge
March 24-March 26
Vandalism: 4500 block of Leir Drive. Five rocks in the front yard were each painted with a 10-inch letter “R.” Damages were set at $250.
March 26-March 27
Burglary: La Cañada Presbyterian Church, 626...
| May 12, 2013
The Gran Fondo NY is less than a week away, but this year I won't be cycling the challenging, 100-plus mile course.
The event, known officially as the Campagnolo Gran Fondo New York, draws about 7,000 riders for a hilly 105-mile Century that starts at...