| 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...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 9:16 PM
WASHINGTON — For the first two years of Barack Obama's presidency, Rep. Kevin McCarthy traveled the country recruiting and coaching anti-establishment, tea party-backed candidates for the 2010 election.
Many of the candidates recruited by McCarthy...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 12:11 PM
I’m a Yankees fan but I wish the Red Sox well, I guess. I mean, they have some fairly talented players. They have a decent manager with what’s-his-name, some pretty good pitchers, a couple of guys who can hit the ball and an owner who’...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 9:09 AM
LYON, France -- Italian cyclist Matteo Trentin timed his finish perfectly to win the hilly 14th stage of the Tour de France, while Chris Froome preserved his overall lead by staying in the pack on Saturday.
Froome and the other main contenders were more...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 5:15 PM
As the Tour de France enters its 16th stage Tuesday, five things to know:
1. THE HOME STRETCH: Chris Froome is on the cusp of Tour de France victory. After Monday's rest day, the 28-year-old Briton is set to embark on six final stages in defense of...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 3:17 PM
The North St. John's dive team closed out another undefeated regular season with a pair of convincing victories. The team defeated the Five Oaks Barracudas on the road July 11 and then the St. Andrew's Dive Team at home.
Special tributes were given to...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Although days are getting longer, there is still a long winter ahead. Instead of hanging up the bike until spring, you can try to brave it out. However, even in the warmest parts of the country, winter means cooler temperatures and, more important,...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 9:45 AM
The era of scheduling an appointment and waiting for your doctor or physical therapist to explain your vital signs is coming to an end. "I call it wireless medicine," says cardiologist Eric J. Topol, director of the Scripps Translational Science Institute...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 6:52 PM
The Newport Beach Police Department said it lost a patriarch when Earl Fusselman, a 96-year-old who spent thousands of hours volunteering at the agency, died last week.
Fusselman and his surprise birthday parties were familiar around the station,...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 1:33 PM
Here's the good, bad and unruly in my Los Angeles Marathon preparation.
Sometime in distant memory, Jake mentioned that running 50-mile weeks built endurance.
I've run several of them, proving I can stay upright on the road for 50 miles over six days....
| Jan 10, 2014
Use a navigation or telematics system? You might share a lot more information with third-party providers than you realize. As each year brings new advancements to the connected car, the risk only increases. At the behest of Congress, the Government......