Sporting goods store puts Olympic hopefuls to work

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - The fencer worked as a barista. One martial artist drove a prison truck, and the other went door-to-door selling pizza coupons. The paracyclist was also a starving musician...

Sport's most accomplished female fighter faces unbeaten foe in UFC 184

...Rousey steps into the octagon with Cat Zingano in the main event of UFC 184 on Saturday night.Two unbeaten mixed martial artists are facing off for a UFC title belt for just the third time in the promotion's 20-year history. Rousey (10-0...

UFC fighter Jon Jones stripped of title

...in Jones' name, according to the police report.Widely considered the world's best pound-for-pound mixed martial artist, Jones (21-1) has endured legal problems and questionable behavior as champion.Jones was arrested in 2012 after...

Mixed martial arts techniques helping some top pass rushers in the NFL

DENVER - Denver defensive end DeMarcus Ware considers himself a mixed martial artist on the football field.Ever since his rookie year in 2005, he's spent as much time in the off-season working on his handwork...


...president of player personnel with the Denver Nuggets. Mixed Martial ArtsFormer champ retires in video Veteran mixed martial artist Wanderlei Silva announced his retirement in a 13-minute YouTube video on Friday, citing disillusionment with his...

Bureaucrat Bingo: Cline Cabinet vs. Obama & Co.

...presentable at state dinners and can spot for me at the gym.My choice for Secretary of Defense: Chuck Norris, actor, martial artist, Air Force veteran and all-purpose liberal repellent. Department of JusticeAgencies such as the FBI and Bureau of...


...make her first defense on Feb. 23 against Liz Carmouche.Rousey and Carmouche will become the first women mixed martial artists to compete in UFC.The five-round title bout will headline UFC 157 in Anaheim, Calif.

Re-enactors bring realism to park events

...last-Saturday program to have a number of re-enactors participating. "We will have a blacksmith and an 18th-century martial artist," she said. In April, the park will be featured on the Sacred Heart garden tour. The Last Saturday at the Park...

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...Mixed Martial Arts, 2917 Riverwest Drive, Suite 104-105; $25 participants, $5 spectators; with actor and martial artist Choice James Skinner; (706) 737-0911. BIG BAND CONCERT AND DANCE: 8 p.m., Washington Center for the Performing...

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2 men arrested in 1975 Augusta slaying

...other men and went to Peppers' home with the intention of ransoming him for the drugs.But Peppers, an accomplished martial artist, prevented the suspects from taking him hostage. Instead, Ouzts pulled out a gun and shot Peppers in the head...

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