Peach Jam leads off busy month at Riverview Park

...It's pretty neat to walk into a gym with the best players in the country playing and there against the wall in one gym is (North Ca ro li na coach) Roy Williams, (Duke coach) Mike Krzyzew ski, (Bill) Self from Kansas, (Ken tuck y coach Jim) Cali pa...

BMX Scot Alexander Breithaupt pioneer found dead in California

LOS ANGELES - Scot Alexander Breithaupt, who helped turn BMX bike racing from a backyard backwater into an international action sport, has died.

Patrick Cantlay | The Masters

April 2-82012 Patrick Cantlay (T56) Patrick Cantlay profile scores & stats Birthplace: Long Beach, CA Masters Qualification(s): Page not found | Masters Get the App! FREE, for iPad, iPhone and Android Download Masters App...

Serena wins showdown between sisters in straight sets

LONDON - Decades ago, when the Williams sisters were kids in California, taking tennis lessons from Dad on a municipal court and imagining playing at Grand Slam tournaments one day, it was Venus...

Flags are offensive only for their complexity

...from memory: Utah, North Dakota, Pennsylvania and so on.On the other hand, Wyoming shows the profile of a buffalo, California a bear, Iowa an eagle and Louisiana, bless its heart, a pelican. ("His bill can hold more than his belican.")Alabama's...

Matt Stonie tops Joey Chestnut in hot dog eating contest

...Stonie, 23, who finished second last year, downed 62 hot dogs and buns, beating Chestnut by two. Both are from San Jose, California.As thousands of spectators observed the eaters on an elevated stage, the next closest competitor ate 32 hot dogs."I...

App lets kids book rides themselves

...hassle and I feel safe with their system. The driver knows who I am and it's more secure."Shuddle is among a crop of California services providing rides to 8- to 16-year-olds who need to get to school, a sporting event or social activity. It has...

After winning Triple Crown, a new world greets jockey Victor Espinoza

...twice before, first aboard War Emblem in 2002 and then with California Chrome last year.But it took his level of celebrity and...what would be a regular schedule. He'll return to ride in California this week and focus on the meet at Del Mar for most of the...

Cameron Ashlee King - Charles Martin Klaus

...TX; Mary Catherine Tuttle of Chattanooga, TN; Christianna Williams of Charlotte, NC and Kali Figueroa, of San Francisco, CA, cousin of the bride. The best man was Chris Bentler of Toronto, Canada. Groomsmen were Tyler Klaus of Phoenix, AZ, brother...

NASCAR tracks unite, ask fans not to fly Confederate flag

...Speedway Motorsports Inc. ? which own most of the tracks in the Sprint Cup Series, stretching from Florida to New York to California ? as well as 30 specific tracks. It also includes independent tracks such as Tony Stewart's Eldora Speedway in Rossburg...