Michaux: McIlroy's injury a summer bummer

...only dared walk gingerly to the practice range.It is the second time McIlroy has hurt his ankle playing soccer, the last time just before Christmas in 2013 that put him down for a week. Asked then if he might consider banning himself from...

Vacations hard to come by for small-business owners

...matter of taking less actual full-enjoyment vacations and more working vacations," Clements said. "I'm not sure the last time I've taken four or five days off in a row. It's probably been 10 years or more since I've done that."It does...

Nature of Daytona race creates opportunities for non-winners

...as the field," he said. "And at the same time, that thought and confidence is followed right up with, when was the last time I finished one of these races? So, all you can do is just come up with the best plan that you can possibly put in...

Late climbs in Tour de France favor Chris Froome, not defending champ Vincenzo Nibali

UTRECHT, Netherlands - Tour de France champion Vincenzo Nibali did not see much of rival Chris Froome the last time they raced each other.That's because Froome was a dot on the horizon.At the Criterium du Dauphine race in June, Froome sent...

Olympic hopeful Pardon Ndhlovu has found home in Augusta

...Pembroke, I ran on the roads and always had a problem with my knees. After I came here, I don't even remember the last time I had tendonitis. I like this area."Ndhlovu returned in 2014 to Duluth. This time, he was better prepared and finished...

Greek debt crisis sends US markets to worst day of year

...in the short term," But for U.S. investors, she said, "the long-term impact is not that big of a deal."The last time Greece's troubles shook U.S. markets, there were plenty of other problems. In 2012, Spain had entered a recession...

Flag removal would give local colleges chances to hold NCAA championships again

...host to the NCAA Division II Golf Championship in 1995 at Aiken's Cedar Creek Golf Club."We did a very good job the last time we hosted a golf championship," said Warrick, whose school won three golf national championships from 2004-06...

US counting on Alex Morgan to provide a boost to offense

OTTAWA, Ontario - The last time the United States played China in the Women's World Cup was in the 1999 final at the Rose Bowl, when the Americans won on penalty...

Blackhawks bask in third Stanley Cup title in six years

...your friends, family and the entire city. Definitely excited for (Thursday). Those are days you never forget. The last time we had the parade, it was on my birthday."The Blackhawks clinched their third Stanley Cup in six seasons with their...

Aiken's Kevin Kisner has ample time to prep for British Open at St. Andrews

Aiken's Kevin Kisner had to wait until a week before the U.S. Open to find out for certain that he had a spot in the field. He will have a little more time to prepare for the next major.