Gordon’s farewell tour hits snag at Watkins Glen

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Perhaps Jeff Gordon should have known what was to come this season, his final as a NASCAR driver, when he crashed on the ...

August 11th, 2015 updated: August 11th, 2015. |  


Some US rowers fall ill at 2016 Olympics test event

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Thirteen rowers on the 40-member U.S. team came down with stomach illness at the World Junior Rowing Championships —...

August 11th, 2015 |  


New team, same Rex: Ryan takes Buffalo by storm

PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) — Rex Ryan had just finished wrapping up his daily post-practice session with reporters at training camp when a Bills fan i...

August 11th, 2015 |  



Nick Symmonds left off US roster for worlds in Beijing

Nick Symmonds’ next destination? A fishing hole somewhere far away from the finish line in Beijing.As other runners wrap up their preparation fo...

August 11th, 2015 |  


A year after fatal wreck, Stewart still struggling

As he ran out of gas on the final lap Sunday at Pocono Raceway, Tony Stewart wearily asked his team where he finished.Ninth, he was told.“Hell, ...

August 11th, 2015 |  


Xenia gal defeats the boys in fair demolition derby

Xenia gal defeats the boys in fair demolition derby

XENIA — The Xenia girl beat all the guys in the Modified Class demolition derby, and Saturday night’s capacity crowd in the Greene County ...

August 11th, 2015 |  


Harbaugh says Wolverines about to go quiet

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — The first question Jim Harbaugh took at media day was from a first grader.The new Michigan coach was in an upbeat, somew...

August 11th, 2015 |  


Strongman competitors try to improve selves

Strongman competitors try to improve selves

XENIA — The Strongman competition held Saturday at the Greene County Fair wasn’t really about competition. It was more about friends helpi...

August 11th, 2015 |  


Buddy Baker, NASCAR’s ‘Gentle Giant,’ dies at 74

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Buddy Baker, who won the 1980 Daytona 500 and at 6-foot-6 was NASCAR’s “Gentle Giant,” died Monday. He ...

August 11th, 2015 |  


Yates karate team strong in Florida

Yates karate team strong in Florida

FORT LAUDERDALE — Sixteen team members from the Doug Yates National Competition Karate Team (Team Yates), of Xenia, completed July 16-19, at The...

August 11th, 2015 |