OMAHA, Neb. - For anyone else, six medals would've been a marvelous way to exit the Olympic stage.
Not so for Michael Phelps.
When he looks back to the London Olympics, they sound like a total failure. Read more
AUGUSTA, Ga. - The last time Vaughn Taylor was at Augusta National he needed a ticket to get through the gates.
With his career in shambles, he had just about given up on the idea of returning to the Masters as a player. Read more
ATLANTA - The United States had everything on its side. History. A raucous home crowd. And, supposedly, the better team.
None of it prevented Jamaica from handing the Americans their biggest upset defeat.
The Reggae Boyz stunned the U.S. Read more
ATLANTA - LeBron James scored 31 points, while J.R. Smith made eight 3-pointers and added 28 to lead the Cleveland Cavaliers past the top-seeded Atlanta Hawks 97-89 in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals Wednesday night. Read more
ATLANTA - Shortly before tipoff, the Atlanta Hawks learned that John Wall wouldn't be playing for the Washington Wizards in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference semifinals.
That should have made things a lot easier for top-seeded Atlanta, right?
Hardly. Read more
BALTIMORE - Sitting on the deck at his beloved Meadowbrook, Michael Phelps glances toward the pool where he was once afraid to put his face in the water.
"This is me," he said, a slight smile curling off his lips. "This is home. Read more
Well, it's that time of year again, when Americans across the land take an extended break from being productive at work, paying attention to trouble spots overseas, or noticing they have a family.
Our long national nightmare is over. Read more