North Augusta High School Robotics Team has strong showing at regional competition

...Challenge Super-Regional Championship in San Antonio, Texas on March 10, vying for a chance to advance to the world championship. The event lasted four days.Robots performed in both remote control and autonomous modes, and each team competed...

Latest globe is special for Lindsey Vonn

...34 points with the slalom and giant slalom races still to come.Cook won silver in the super-G last month at the world championships, and had earned a first World Cup podium with a third-place finish in the discipline two weeks ago in Kvitfjell...


...after the first two women's bobsled heats at the world championships on Thursday.Meyers Taylor and Garrett have a...by easily winning the 4x5-kilometer relay at the world championships.It was Bjoergen's 14th world title to go with...

Jean-Baptiste Grange rallies to win slalom event in Colorado

BEAVER CREEK, Colo. - Jean-Baptiste Grange, of France, won the slalom title Sunday at the world championships after first-run leader Marcel Hirscher, of Austria, straddled a gate in deteriorating conditions.Trailing by 0.88 seconds...

American teen Mikaela Shiffrin repeats in women's slalom

BEAVER CREEK, Colo. - American teenager Mikaela Shiffrin defended her slalom title at the world championships Saturday with a strong burst near the end of a choppy course.Shiffrin finished in a combined time of 1 minute, 38.48 seconds...

North Augusta robotics team preps for regional competition

...two of its teams to compete against 72 others from states across the Southeast, and if either team advances to the world championship, Heera isn't sure what to call the team next. He's just glad the program has exceeded expectations despite...

Austrians sweep downhill events

...JUMPING: In Falun, Sweden, Norway won the team event to end Austria's streak of five consecutive victories at the world championships.Normal hill champion Rune Velta earned his fourth medal at these worlds by safely landing his jump in thefinal...

Ted Ligety makes world championships history

...back from a first-run deficit Friday to become the only man to win three consecutive giant slalom titles at the world championships.Behind Marcel Hirscher of Austria by 0.24 seconds after the morning run, Ligety found speed down the course...

Celebrated Little League team stripped of championship title

CHICAGO - A Little League team that captured the attention of the nation and the hearts of its hometown was stripped of its national title Wednesday after an investigation revealed that team officials had falsified boundaries so they could add ineligible players to the roster.

Tina Maze earns third medal at world championships

...skiing wasn't too bad, either.Maze captured gold in the Alpine combined Monday, earning her third medal of the world championships on a warm afternoon when Lindsey Vonn failed to finish the slalom.Leading after the downhill portion, the Slovenian...