Tom Watson still considering pickingTiger Woods for Ryder Cup team

...got players that can get the job done," he said.Qualifying for Europe's team does not end until Aug. 31 after the Italian Open, and captain Paul McGinley will make his picks Sept. 2.

Cafe on the Canal - A Mission for Healthful Living

...cuisine because of the simplicity of the dishes. They don't use a lot of spices or overwhelming ingredients like the Italian dishes."The chef has a fantastic variety of delicious options, not only for breakfast but also for lunch. The favorite...

Italy's Vincenzo Nibali wins Tour de France

...Armstrong won five a decade ago. The Italian wore the yellow jersey for all...victories in the 2010 Vuelta and the Italian Giro last year were tarnished by...Stage 5 after Froome crashed out, the Italian excelled on cobblestone patches...

The Way We Were: Julian Smith Casino

...ago Augusta mayor with its name and serving as one of the city's most popular public meeting places.That's what the Italian word "casino" originally meant ? a public meeting space ? not its more modern connotations with gambling endeavors...

Italian Vincenzo Nibali all but assured of winning Tour de France

...the overall standings changing, not unless Nibali, one of the world's best time-trialers, blew it.Overall, the Italian leads by 7:52 over Peraud, and 8:24 over Pinot. Valverde, in fourth, was 9:55 back.With about 20 kilometers...

Late push helps give Norwegian rider stage win at Tour de France

...stage went smoothly for overall leader Vincenzo Nibali. The Italian made sure his main rivals couldn't claw back any time...have already said the race is now for second place.The Italian has shown savvy <0x2014> gaining time on...

Andrew Talansky's tenacity shows in Tour Stage 11 of Tour de France

...from Besancon to Oyonnax in eastern France in 26th place ? nearly 15 minutes behind race leader Vincenzo Nibali. The Italian retained the yellow jersey Wednesday by finishing right behind France's Tony Gallopin, who won Stage 11 in a bold late...

Italians have big day in Tour de France's seventh stage

...Contador led a small attack along a low-grade climb with about 6-kilometers left, but he couldn't shake Nibali. The Italian says he expects the Spanish two-time champ to attack in the mountains ahead starting this weekend, culminating with...

Defending champ Chris Froome drops out of Tour de France

...several high-profile riders who crashed, recovered and excelled on the 152.5-kilometer (95-mile) route. The Italian finished third and extended his lead. He and second-place Jakob Fuglsang of Denmark were 19 seconds behind stage...

Crash leaves defending champ Chris Froome banged up at Tour de France

...about Froome's mishap, and went back to see whether he was OK. Froome responded, "more or less," according to the Italian.The Sky leader went straight into the team bus and didn't speak to reporters after the stage.Dave Brailsford...