Strong field ready to tackle revamped Reno event

...at the Montreux Golf & Country Club that winds through mountain streams and towering pines half way between Reno and Lake Tahoe."I love Stableford and playing at altitude and I love playing Nicklaus courses. Suits my game," said Love, the...

Carolina Coliseum to serve as basketball practice court for Gamecocks' teams

...RUSSELL OK: Officials say NBA Hall of Famer Bill Russell is doing OK after collapsing during a speaking engagement near Lake Tahoe.Team spokesman Brian Olive says the 80-year-old Russell felt faint after the Thursday morning fall at the Hyatt...

What Is It?

...Impala, which was used to transport Frank Jr. from Lake Tahoe, where he was appearing, to a safe house in Los Angeles...19-year-old Frank Sinatra Jr. from Harrah's in Lake Tahoe."Travis Starr correctly guessed the 1963 Chevy Impala...

American Jamie Anderson reigns in slopestyle

...resort housekeeper from Bristol.Jones calls Anderson a "hippie," and it's true, the 23-year-old from South Lake Tahoe, Calif., likes yoga and meditation ? and granola every now and then."I think it's fair to say Jamie marches...

Traditional holiday parties yield to shopping sprees, cruises, volunteering

...productivity. Top producers get extras such as upgrades to a suite or spa treatments.In past years, employees went to Lake Tahoe and toured wine country. Spouses have to stay home, but can attend a special holiday dinner.The trip for 26 staffers...

Women's halfpipe honors Sarah Burke, as American Maddie Bowman takes gold

...been here without her."Bowman showed some of Burke's tenaciousness in the finals.The 20-year-old from South Lake Tahoe, Calif., was just third in qualifying but found a rhythm in the medal round after overcoming some jitters. Stringing...

Aussie Adam Scott upbeat after collapse

...Like in Colorado, the ball travels anywhere 8 percent to 12 percent farther at the course halfway between Reno and Lake Tahoe than it does at sea level.Pampling said he "had no clue" the first time he played at the International because he'd...

Champ runs on his own time

...just ahead.The bottom line was this: He believes Margarito has a style made for him, and hopes everyone can come to Lake Tahoe a few days after the fight for the concert he has planned there.Oh, and Floyd Mayweather Jr. isn't on his radar...

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Pacquiao might not need Mayweather

...Mayweather Jr. The fight every boxing fan wants to see might never happen, but Pacquiao had a firm date to sing at Lake Tahoe before heading home and taking up his more formal duties as a congressman in the Philippines.All was well early Sunday...

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Philbin hopes to turn Dolphins around

...son, general manager Chris. COURTS: Lawyers for Ben Roethlisberger and a woman who accused him of raping her at a Lake Tahoe hotel-casino in 2008 have reached a settlement that ends her civil lawsuit against the Steelers quarterback.Cal Dunlap...