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Lindsey Vonn wins race on same course that she re-injured her knee

VAL D'ISERE, France - Just four races back into her skiing career, Lindsey Vonn is on the verge of World Cup history.After clinching a second consecutive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-12-20/lindsey-vonn-wins-ra
Lindsey Vonn considers dropping the giant slalom

VAL D'ISERE, France - Lindsey Vonn's days of competing in all five ski disciplines might be behind her ? the four-time overall World Cup champion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-12-18/lindsey-vonn-considers-dropping-g
French star Thierry Henry retires

...where he felt more cherished.It wasn't France, for which he won the 1998 World Cup...English have made a statue of him, but in France, he has not always been recognized at...achievements with Monaco opened the door to the France team, and he was selected for the World...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-12-16/french-star-thierry-
Overtime

...Jenny Clark Memorial Scholarship Fund.? Former Arsenal and France striker Thierry Henry announced his retirement on Tuesday...employer, Sky Sports in Britain.Henry was a member of the France teams that won the 1998 World Cup and 2000 European Championship...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-12-16/overtime
IOC President Thomas Bach welcomes US bid for 2024 Olympics

...announced this week that Rome, host of the 1960 Olympics, will be a candidate. Germany is deciding between Hamburg and Berlin. France is likely to approve a Paris bid. Other potential contenders include Doha, Qatar; Istanbul, Turkey; Baku, Azerbaijan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-12-17/ioc-president-thomas-bac
American lawyer Michael Garcia resigns as FIFA prosecutor in World Cup bid process

...transparency at the organization, that's what we wanted, but in the end it has just caused more confusion," Platini, the former France great who has refused to back Blatter for re-election but will not stand himself in the May 29 vote.Garcia won support from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-12-17/american-lawyer-mich
Sony hackers threaten theaters showing 'The Interview'

...are "hundreds and hundreds" of other disposable e-mail sites.Leroy, who lives in Barr, outside Strasbourg in eastern France, said he heard about the Sony hackers yesterday on the radio but knows nothing more. He said he has not been contacted by...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-16/sony-hackers-threaten-thea
Female bobsledders sliding into four-man competition for first time

...top series, they needed to compete in five races on three tracks in a two-year span.So they raced in Utah, Canada and France, piling up tons of air miles and hotel nights before their season really began. It was exhausting, to the point where both...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-12-17/female-bobsledders-s
Rare printed collection of plays by Shakespeare found in France

PARIS - The accidental discovery in a small library in northern France of an original first folio of Shakespeare's plays has sent a jolt of excitement around the world of Shakespeare scholars.The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-11-29/rare-printed-collection-plays-shake
Wine Time: Helfrich Cremant D'Alsace NV, France

...all over the world, but a Cremant from France is a great choice.The Helfrich Cremant...can be made in six other appellations in France: Cremant de Bordeaux, Cremant de Bourgogne...wine trip, a three-week romp across France and Germany. We found Cremant for the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-12-02/wine-time-helfrich-cr