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  • Varsity scores: Sept. 12

    Varsity scores: Sept. 12
    Football   Thursday's game   Little Rock, Ark., Pulaski 42, New Smyrna Beach 20   Friday's games   Apopka 56, Wekiva 7   Bishop Moore 27, Edgewater 7   Boone 38, Orlando University 29   Bradenton St. Stephen's 47, Lake Mary...
  • Doctor's weight-loss order pushed her into the pool; now she's a champ

    Doctor's weight-loss order pushed her into the pool; now she's a champ
    Her doctor's words shook her like an earthquake: "If you don't lose weight, you won't get to your 60th birthday." Vivian Stancil, a retired Long Beach schoolteacher, was 50. She stood 5 feet tall and weighed 319 pounds. "A bowling ball wouldn't even...
  • Jensen Ackles' Malibu retreat charms a buyer

    Jensen Ackles' Malibu retreat charms a buyer
    Jensen Ackles of "Supernatural" and his actress wife, Danneel Harris, put their gated home in Malibu up for sale at $6.995 million and in four days they had a buyer. Set on more than an acre, the just-remodeled house features a formal entry, a grand...
  • From dressing out to dodgeball: 10 worst gym class nightmares

    Gym class memories either give you post-traumatic flashbacks or the opportunity to relive your glory days. If you were a sports star or even a mid-level jock, this isn't for you. This is for the rest of us. 1. Having to dress out. Not every school...
  • Water agencies are learning pools aren't a big factor during drought

    Water agencies are learning pools aren't a big factor during drought
    The Sieferts are the kind of environmentally conscious family who attend local sustainability workshops and have solar panels atop their Mar Vista home. They use timers on their kids' showers and have planted drought-tolerant landscaping. But they...
  • Japan ready to renew rivalry with South Korea

    SEOUL (Reuters) - Japan has stoked its sporting rivalry with neighbours South Korea ahead of this month's Asian Games and said it plans to use the multi-sport event in Incheon, west of Seoul, as a springboard to success at the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo. The...
  • Incheon ready to showcase cream of Asian sports

    SEOUL (Reuters) - An array of Olympians and stars of sports niche and new arrive in the South Korean city of Incheon for the 17th Asian Games this month, bringing together some 10,000 athletes for a 16-day multi-sport spectacular second only in scale to...
  • Area Girls Soccer Teams, Players To Watch

    Area Girls Soccer Teams, Players To Watch
    Teams East Hampton: With Alison Bristol in net and 10 starters back, the Bellringers might be the surprise story of the year in Class S. Glastonbury: No team reloads like the Tomahawks, who have nine starters back and should be just as talented as they...
  • Young lifeguards honored by Red Cross

    Young lifeguards honored by Red Cross
    It was the first day of camp, a busy day at the swimming pool of the Baltimore Jewish Community Center in Owings Mills. Amid the happy splashing, lifeguard Jalina Ray spotted something that didn't look right. She got the attention of fellow lifeguard...
  • Lauderdale considers aquatic center changes

    Lauderdale considers aquatic center changes
    Designers have been working for three years on plans to replace the city's aging aquatic center, but those plans may not make sense for the very competitors the city hopes to attract. Commissioners have been unwilling to heed critics who have asked the...
  • Body of missing swimmer in Redondo Beach found

    Body of missing swimmer in Redondo Beach found
    The body of a 21-year-old missing swimmer was recovered off the coast of Redondo Beach on Saturday, authorities said. The man, who was identified by family as Marlon Fajardo of Lawndale, had disappeared about 4 a.m. while wading in chest-deep water with...