Ramblin' Rhodes: Latest book on Ty Cobb is well-researched account

...doesn't mince words in calling out the mistakes and inaccuracies of previous authors such as Al Stump, whose book Ty Cobb: My Life In Baseball came out after Cobb's death, and even Charles Alexander, whose 1985 biography Ty Cobb I thought at the...

Now praying

...the set."Never have I been on a set that was so loving, so nurturing, so inspiring," she says. "It's changed my life. I never knew a set could be this way. And we started with prayer every morning, so everybody was raring and ready to go...

Simon Geschke wins Tour stage; leader Chris Froome remains unscathed

...Germany after a hiatus of several years because of doping scandals that tarnished the sport's image."The best day of my life as a rider," he said of his win.Contador hit a hole and crashed in the downhill section, tearing his shorts. The...

'I Am Cait' debuts as a docuseries with a broader purpose

...as well as the high murder rate and many suicides.Jenner says she relates: "I've had some very dark moments in my life. I have been in my house with a gun and said, 'Let's just end it right here.'""People are dying over this issue...

After flag, what's next?

I was born and reared in Augusta and lived all my life in the South. My great-grandfather was a veteran not only of the Confederate Army but also of the Confederate Navy. Yet I never...

Vets' ceremony superb

...editor ("Vets recall different end"), I had a similar experience. In late July 1970, on one of the best days of my life, I arrived back in the United States, was processed at Fort Lewis, Wash., given a welcome-home steak dinner and...

Windy conditions put British Open officials in tough spot

...final par on 18 despite nearly topping his ball off the tee."I think it's probably one of the best two-putts of my life, let me tell you," Arnold said of the 18th hole.The 29-year-old plays on the European Challenge Tour and the PGA...

Curation program helps veterans in Augusta to find a new start

...I kind of neglected myself to take care of my troops, but I eventually got to the point where life started to take a turn for the worse," he said. "I couldn't go out or be around people. ... Now, I'm ready to restart my life."

Cubs boss Theo Epstein mulls whether to be aggressive at trade deadline

...the culture."I was mostly lucky with this group, because to a man, they bought in really fast," he added. "Made my life a lot easier."Successful as the mix has been so far, Epstein is considering mixing it up even more. In 2004, when...

Keep city smoke-free

...X-ray for shortness of breath, and have been diagnosed with moderate lung disease ? even though I never smoked a day in my life.For too long, we have bought into the tobacco industry's excellent campaigns highlighting the glamour and coolness...